While Albuquerque isn't (yet!) known for it's shopping, there is plenty to keep you busy for a day or two. Plus, checking out the unique and special shops is definitely worth it.

Find locally owned stores and restaurants (Coupons & Special Discounts!): abqlife.com

Clothing:  Dillards, Ann Taylor, Macy's, White House/Black Market, Ann Taylor Loft

Jewelry: Sunwest Silver, Shelton's, Ooh-Aah, Lilly Barrack, Gertrude Zachary, Ortega's Indian Shop, the Plaza, Old Town Basket and Rug Shop , Zee Zee Designs

Southwest: Sunwest SilverGertrude Zachary, Ortega's Indian Shop, the Plaza, Old Town Basket and Rug Shop, Casa Talavera, Hispaniae, Strictly Southwestern

Books: B&N, Borders, Page One, Title Wave

Housewares: the A store, Now We're Cooking

Furniture: American Home, the A store, El Paso Import Company, Gertrude Zachary, Strictly Southwestern, Tema, Objects of Desire

Gifts: Basket, Luz de Nambe, Gertrude Zachary, Chile Addict, Hey Jhonny, Old Town Basket and Rug Shop

Food:  Theobroma, Chile Addict, 505 Store, Candy Lady

Malls: Cottonwood, new one, Winrock, Coronado Center, Santa Fe Outlet Malls

Flea Market: weekends at Expo New Mexico (Fairgrounds), enter off Louisiana just north of Central