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Shopping

Place To Be Fitted For A Suit

Chain:
// Men’s Wearhouse
Independent
// Carl Sterr, Birmingham

Women’s Clothing

Chain
// Nordstrom
Independent
// Paulina Bh, Birmingham

Women’s Evening Wear

Chain
// Nordstrom
Independent
// Paulina Bh, Birmingham

Place For One-Of-A-Kind Dresses (Tie)

// Paulina Bh, Birmingham
// Tender, Birmingham

Vintage Clothing

// Lost and Found Vintage, Royal Oak

Big and Tall

// Casual Male

Men’s Clothing

Chain
// Brooks Brothers
Independent (Tie):
// Claymore Shop, Birmingham
// Carl Sterr, Birmingham

Athletic Wear

// Lululemon Athletica, Troy and Ann Arbor

Cutting-Edge Fashions (Tie)

// Tender, Birmingham
// Paulina Bh, Birmingham

Lingerie

Chain:
// Victoria’s Secret
Independent
// Harp’s, Birmingham

Jeans

// Caruso Caruso, Birmingham

Children’s Clothing

// Love Child, Royal Oak

Place To Buy An Engagement Ring

Single Location:
// Maloof Jewelry and Gifts, St. Clair Shores
Multi-Location:
// Tapper’s Diamonds and Fine Jewelry

Bridal Gown

// The Wedding Shoppe, Berkley

Place To Buy Bridesmaid Dresses

// The Wedding Shoppe, Berkley

Place To Order Wedding Invitations

// Lee’s Specialty, Bloomfield Township

Wedding Planner

// Emerald City Designs, Farmington Hills

Wedding Photographer

// Craig David Butler Photography

Place To Buy Stationery (Tie)

// Lee’s Specialty, Bloomfield Township
// Write Impressions, Royal Oak

Vintage Antiques (Tie)

// Materials Unlimited, Ypsilanti
// Oddfellows Antiques, Berkley

Fine Antiques (Tie)

// Materials Unlimited, Ypsilanti
// Oddfellows Antiques, Berkley

Farmers Market

City:
// Eastern Market Detroit
Suburbs:
// Royal Oak Farmers Market, 248-246-3276.

Gift-Wrapping Service

// Lisa’s Gift Wrappers, Royal Oak

Gift Registry

// Macy’s

Candy Shop

// Doc Sweets’ Candy Co., Clawson

Place To Buy Local Crafts (Tie)

// Yellow Door Art Market, Berkley
// The Rust Belt Market, Ferndale

Place To Buy A Cake

// Holiday Market, Royal Oak

Fine Spirits Shop

// Champane’s Wine Cellars, Warren

Gift Shop

// Catching Fireflies, Berkley and Rochester

Nursery/Greenhouse

// English Gardens

Jeweler

Single Location:
// Maloof Jewelry and Gifts, St. Clair Shores
Multi-Location:
// Tapper’s Diamonds and Fine Jewelry

Estate Jewelry

// Tapper’s Diamonds and Fine Jewelry

Furniture Store

Multiple Locations:
// Art Van Furniture
Single Location:
// Hillside Contemporary Furniture, Bloomfield Hills

Airport Shopping

// Pangborn Design Collection

Store For Produce

// Vince & Joe’s, Clinton Township, Shelby Township

Personalized Service

// Champane’s Wine Cellars, Warren

Luxury Bed and Table Linens

Chain
// Bed Bath & Beyond
Independent: (Tie)
// A Touch Of Lace, Bloomfield Hills
// Cristions, Birmingham

Accessories

// Lolly Ella Jewelry, West Bloomfield Township

Place To Buy Appliances

// ABC Warehouse

Wine Store

Macomb County:
// Champane’s Wine Cellars, Warren
Oakland County:
// Cloverleaf, Royal Oak
Wayne County:
// Merchant’s Fine Wine, Dearborn

Fabric Store

// Haberman Fabrics, Royal Oak

Salvage Furnishings

// Materials Unlimited, Ypsilanti

New Book Selection (Independent)

// The Book Beat, Oak Park

Used Bookstore

// John K. King, Downtown Detroit

Clothing Resale/ Consignment Shop

// Bellocchio Upscale Resale, Royal Oak

Place To Buy A Bicycle (Tie)

// D&D Bicycles
// Downtown Ferndale Bike Shop, Ferndale

Ethnic Food Market (Tie)

// Vince & Joe’s, Clinton Township, Shelby Township
// Honey Bee Market La Colmena, Southwest Detroit

Independent Hardware Store

Macomb County:
// Gilbert’s Pro Hardware, St. Clair Shores
Oakland County:
// Frentz & Sons Hardware, Royal Oak
Wayne County:
// Busy Bee Hardware, Detroit

Place To Buy Sports Equipment

Multiple Locations:
// Dick’s
Single Location:
// Varsity Shop, Birmingham

Optical Shop

Multiple Locations (Tie):
// See Eyewear
// DOC Optics
// Single Location: Roland Optics, Bloomfield Hills

Place To Buy Toys

// Doll Hospital & Toy Soldier Shop, Berkley

Place To Buy Original Art

// Park West Gallery, Southfield

Shopping District

// Downtown Birmingham

Detroit Souvenir

// The Detroit Shoppe, Troy (Somerset Collection)

Smoke Shop

// Churchills, Birmingham and Southfield

Pet Supply

// Premier Pet Supply, Beverly Hills
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