Guide to Indie Retail in Birmingham

Two of our CO.STARTERS graduates, Kaitlin Slattery of Dreamers Supply and Karen Gathany of Trove joined forces to create a beautiful guide to our city’s independent retail.

AVONDALE

MAE Studio
A small hair studio in the heart of Avondale carrying a curated selection of beauty and lifestyle goods. Whether you need a fresh look or help with your minimalist style, we are here for you.
130 41st St, Suite 101, Birmingham, AL 35222
(205) 202-5919
Tues 11:30 am – 8:00 pm, Wed-Fri 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sat 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
maeavondale.com | @mae_studio

Manitou Supply
A vintage clothing shop with a focus on the 60s through the early 90s casual apparel. The store also hosts art shows every month and a seasonal vintage market 4 times a year!
4000 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35222 | (205) 907-7024
Tue-Thu 11:00 am – 5:00 pm, Fri-Sat 11:00 am – 7:00 pm, Sun 12:00 – 4:00 pm
@manitousupply


CRESTWOOD

Seasick Records
Birmingham’s one-stop-shop for vinyl records, turntables, haircuts, and more!
5508 Crestwood Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35212
(205) 677-3166
Tue-Sat 10:00 am – 7:00 pm, Sun-Mon 12:00 – 5:00 pm
seasickbham.com | @seasickrecords

Urban Suburban
Antiques with over 65 vendors with a fabulous mix of antiques, vintage, retro, mid-century, art, collectibles, vintage clothing, jewelry, and home decor.
5514 Crestwood Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35212
(205) 592-0777
Mon-Sat 10:00 am – 5:30 pm, Sun 1 – 5:30 pm
urbansuburbanantiques.com | @urbansuburbanantiques


DOWNTOWN

Botanica
Specializes in tropical houseplants and modern planters that work with all spaces and lifestyles to help your green thumb thrive. We also offer houseplant consultations for commercial + residential spaces as well as plant staging + rentals for events.
1914 3rd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203 | (205) 790-8594
Tue-Fri 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, Sat-Sun 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
botanicabhm.com | @botanica_bhm

Charm on 2nd
A locally owned and operated boutique featuring an eclectic mix of new and vintage jewelry, accessories, unique gifts, handmade and locally made goods. Big and bold statement, dainty and ladylike elegance, organic and hand-forged pieces are among the many unique wares you will find at Charm on 2nd.
2329 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203 | (205) 703-8721
Mon-Fri 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sat 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
charmon2nd.com | @charm_on_2nd

Chocolatá
Chocolatá is Birmingham’s artisanal chocolatier, using single origin chocolate that is ethically sourced from Latin American farms to bring you a taste of the divine right here in the Magic City!
1927 2nd Ave N, Birmingham AL 35203
Tue-Thu 11:00 am – 6:00 pm, Fri 11:00 am – 8:00 pm, Sat 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
chocolatachocolate.com | @chocolata_bham

Magic City Flower Market
A modern flower shop offering local and sustainably sourced cut flowers, foliage, and dried goods by the bunch!
2201 2nd Ave S, Suite 107, Birmingham, AL 35233
Wed- Fri 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, Sat 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Reed Books
The Museum of Fond Memories is a rare-book loft and museum of nostalgia.
2021 3rd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203 | (205) 326-4460
Tue-Fri 10:30 am – 5:30 pm, Sat 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
jimreedbooks.com

Yellowhammer Print Shop
Specializing in hand-printed wares and quality local maker goods, Yellowhammer Print Shop is the premier source for all things Birmingham. Shirts, posters, home goods, art prints, stationery, accessories and much more!
2817 2nd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233 | (205) 725-9100
Mon-Fri 9:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sat 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Verra
Jewelry design at every price point. Maker of fine jewelry and one of a kind pieces that can be passed down for generations.
1914 3rd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203 | (303) 229-1042
Tue-Fri 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, Sat-Sun 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
verrastudios.com | @verrastudios

What’s On 2nd?
A vintage shop specializing in nostalgic antiques, art, and collectibles.
2323 1st Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203 | (205) 322-2688
Mon-Sat 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
@whatson2ndbham


FOREST PARK

Dreamers Supply Co.
A shop meant to inspire a creative lifestyle and equip the dreamers and doers of our community.
825 39th St S, Birmingham, AL 35222 | 205-807-8381
Tue-Thu 11:00 am – 6:00 pm, Fri-Sat 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
dreamerssupplyco.com | @dreamerssupplyco

General
A modern family general store specializing in home goods.
3813 Clairmont Ave, Birmingham, AL 35222
Mon-Sat 9:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sun 12:00 – 4:00 pm
@generalbham

Shoppe
A neighborhood garden shop inspired by the old-world and rooted in nostalgia.
3815 Clairmont Ave, Birmingham, AL 35222
(205) 224-4450
Mon-Sat 9:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sun 12:00 – 4:00 pm
shoppebham.com | @shoppebhm

Trxi Vintage
Vintage pieces for the feminine soul.
825 39th St S, Birmingham, AL 35222 | (256) 542-7955
Tue-Thu 11:00 am – 6:00 pm, Fri-Sat 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
trxivintage.com | @trxivintage

Zoe’s Vintage
Timeless style—modern soul. Contemporary and vintage clothing and costumes.
3900 Clairmont Ave, Birmingham, AL 35222
(205) 595-9049
Tue-Sat 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
@zoesvintage


MORRIS AVENUE

basic.
A clothing shop offering small-production, ethically-made women’s apparel for the conscious consumer. We believe in slow fashion, staples, and social responsibility.
2026 Morris Ave, Birmingham, AL 35203 | (205) 290-5778
Tue-Thu 11:00 am – 6:00 pm, Fri 11:00 am – 7:00 pm, Sat-Sun 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
abasicshop.com | @abasicshop

Honeycreeper Chocolate
Offers bean-to-bar chocolate and small-batch truffles from craft chocolate makers and chocolatiers around the world.
2026 Morris Ave, Birmingham, AL 35203 | (205) 290-5778
Tue-Thu 11:00 am – 6:00 pm Fri 11:00 am – 7:00 pm Sat-Sun 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
honeycreeperchocolate.com | @honeycreeperchocolate

Peanut Depot
One of America’s last surviving peanut merchants located in Birmingham’s Historic 1907 Peanut House. We roast peanuts fresh daily and craft boil over 50 uniquely
Southern flavors of boiled peanuts.
2016 Morris Ave, Birmingham, AL 35203 | (205) 538-7422
Mon-Sat 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
alabamapeanut.com | @alabamapeanut

Square One Goods
An urban oasis in the heart of downtown Birmingham, packed with cards, gifts and local goods.
2015 1st Ave N, Birmingham, 35203
Tue-Fri 11:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sat 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sun 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
squareonegoodsco.com | @squareonegoodsco


WOODLAWN

Bungalow Bungalow
Refill shop with eco-friendly, refillable, minimal waste cleaning supplies and intentional goods. We want to enable Birmingham to achieve zero-waste living.
5529 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35212 | (251) 604-2972
Thu-Fri 11-6, Sat-Sun 11-3
@bungalowbungalowshop

Club Duquette
A modern mom and pop quality lifestyle brand with clothing, supplies and good vibes for all people. For long wear and easy living.
17 55th Pl S, Birmingham, AL 35212 | (205) 202-4647
Tue-Fri 11-6, Sat-Sun 11-3
clubduquette.co | @clubduquette

Public Office
A concept store featuring brands from across the world. With partners like Aēsop, Frama, and Mad et Len, we seek the interception of simplicity, mindful consumption, quality and beautiful design.
5528 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35212 | (205) 224-4011
Open by appointment
publicofficewoodlawn.com | @publicofficewoodlawn

Trove
An art- and design-focused gift and home goods shop featuring jewelry, ceramics, books, antiques, and more.
5532 1st Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35212 | (205) 390-6929
Wed-Fri 11-6, Sat-Sun 9-3
trovebham.com | @trovebham