Sedona has some of the most amazing local boutiques and shops that are owned and operated by residents of Sedona. These shops are generally located in amazing little markets that make for unique shopping experiences. Here are our top five best shops in Sedona featuring local crafts and goods.
Uptown Sedona is the city’s oldest part of town and the most popular shopping district. Uptown Sedona is a vibrant hub which lies above the banks of Oak Creek. This area offers a great mix of history, art galleries, eclectic local stores, and restaurants. One of the highlights of the area are the local shops selling authentic Hopi and Navajo jewelry.
Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village
Tlaquepaque Arts and Crafts Village is a beautiful recreation of a Spanish Colonial-style village that was designed in 1970 as an artists’ community. This shopping district is narrow with cobbled streets, flower-filled fountain courtyards, and vine-covered stucco walls that transport you to a traditional hacienda. You’ll experience the best shopping in Sedona with over 40 different specialty shops that include high-end art galleries, boutique clothing stores, and even a local distillery offering very unique spirits to take home with you.
Garland’s Navajo Rugs
This family run rug store sells a selection of authentic Native American goods all made locally by the Navajo tribe. The store is famous for having one of the largest collections of hand woven contemporary and vintage Navajo rugs in the country. The rugs are all colored using naturally dyed yarns and exhibit a rich history of the Navajo people. You will also find traditional baskets, hand-carved Hopi katsina dolls, Navajo sand painting, Pueblo pottery, and jewelry of the various local tribes.
Sedona Arts Center
The Sedona Arts Center is a gallery for unusual jewelry, exquisite fine art, and Sedona keepsakes to take home with you. This nonprofit educational institution promotes the original works of more than 100 local and regional artists as well as providing help to collectors and art buyers. You will find a large selection of Western and Native American artwork and photography along with a host of events like festivals and art classes.
Hillside Sedona Shopping Center
Hillside Sedona Shopping Center is host to many local shops and features an incredible view of Oak Creek and the surrounding mountains. This location perfectly combines natural beauty with specialty stores that include clothing, home decor, and jewelry boutiques.