A gift shop and family art studio that hosts various arts and crafts events and other family-friendly activities.
Large fabric store that also offers sewing classes.
Sway caters to the Cal crowd with clothes that are more fashion-forward than selections at Bancroft Clothing Company and more wallet-friendly than Urban Outfitters. Keep an eye out for its wide assortment of dresses, jewelry, and shoes that are cheap (but don't look it).
This pop-up shop specializes in "bohemian chic" discounted home furnishings, clothing, and accessories for women, men, and children.
Offers tests by (supervised) eye-docs-in-training, plus cheap glasses and chic frames.
Dubbed the "Best Bookstore for Really Smart People" by the Express in 2009, the store specializes in stocking works published by university presses and hosts weekly lectures by notable authors and academics.
Specializes in brilliantly illustrated urban street wear with a hip-hop flair, designed by artists near and far.
Urban Outfitter's offerings of everything from faux fur-lined jackets to eye-catching undergarments and apartment furnishings will have you emptying your pocketbook in no time.
The best place to find cheap, old equipment for digital photos, music, and more.
This chain carries its own brand of paints, canvas, and brushes, along with outside brands of paper, studio furniture, and DVDs.
The flagship store of popular local jewelry designers Vivian Wang and Ingrid Chen features a sweet selection of Viv&Ingrid jewelry, along with gifts like handmade soaps and vintage letterpress cards.
This pharmacy stocks everything from personal care products to cold medicine.