Shopping season is here, and there’s no better place to find fun, whimsical, and unique shops than Boca Raton, Florida. With lots of sunny days ahead of us, you’ll have plenty of time to peruse what’s on offer at the boutiques and shopping centers around town. Whether you’re looking for a stylish dress to wear to dinner or the perfect gift for a child, you can find everything you need at the shops in Boca Raton. We’ve put together this list of local places we think have some of the best selections and gift items around.

A Little Wyld

At A Little Wyld, you’ll find a curated selection of fun and unique clothing for girls, boys, and women. There’s also a variety of home decor and gift items. The owners buy in small batches to ensure their items are all special, so you won’t see everyone wearing the same outfit as you when you’re out and about. This cute boutique has a vibrant atmosphere and feels welcoming to everyone who walks through the door. You’re sure to find something you didn’t know you needed until you saw it. Stop in and see what you can find.

  • Location: 157 NE Second Ave., Delray Beach.
  • Hours: Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Closed Monday.

Sugarboo & Co.

Sugarboo & Co. is a small chain with locations in Georgia, Texas, Nevada, and Florida, and we’re lucky to have this eclectic and quaint shop right here in Boca Raton. It carries a variety of artfully designed products that bring joy to those who take them home. Nature is the inspiration for many of the products stocked, and your purchase is bound to make you feel good. You’ll find home decor, apparel, jewelry, games, books, and more. This is the perfect place to go if you want to find a unique gift for that special someone in your life.

  • Location: 347 Plaza Real, Boca Raton.
  • Hours: Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m.

Oak Gem Fine Estate and Designer Jewelry

If it’s fine jewelry you’re after, then head to Oak Gem Fine Estate and Designer Jewelry. Here, you’ll find a beautiful array of new and estate jewelry that’s sure to dazzle and impress whenever you wear it. It features high-end pieces from top designers such as Bellarri, David Webb, Cartier, and Tiffany & Co., among others. Whether you’re looking for a glamorous ring to show off at the next cocktail party or you need a new timepiece so you’re never late, Oak Gem will help you get the fine jewelry you desire. The knowledgeable staff is always ready to help.

  • Location: 4 Via Sunset, Palm Beach.
  • Hours: Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Natures Symphony

Natures Symphony offers wellness products that can help you feel and look your best. Therapeutic essential oils provide many benefits to your physical and mental well-being. You’ll find a wide variety of these beneficial and organic oils at Natures Symphony, including ginger, basil, cinnamon, and lime. Other items available include soaps, shampoos, soy candles, diffusers, and massage oils. If you’re looking for a gift that no one else will give, check out Natures Symphony to see what you can find. Don’t forget to get yourself a little something, too.

  • Location: 48 NE First Ave., Suite A, Boca Raton.
  • Hours: Monday through Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Elegant Child

When you need a gift for a child or if you have kids who want to wear cute, comfortable, and stylish clothes, Elegant Child is the place to go. This small boutique has items you won’t find anywhere else. The high quality of the clothes means they’re made to last, and there are sizes for both infants and children. For girls, the store carries clothes for newborns up to age 14, and for boys, there are items for infants up to age 10. You can also find toys and accessories that will bring a smile to any child’s face.

  • Location: 59 S. Federal Highway, Boca Raton.
  • Hours: Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Meating Place of Boca Raton

We know that shopping for clothes and gifts is more exciting than a trip to the grocery store, but we all have to eat. If you’re looking for a place to stock up on prime meats and gourmet food, come and explore the incredible range at The Meating Place of Boca Raton.

It carries only the highest-grade meats such as USDA Prime dry-aged beef, Wisconsin milk-fed veal, and certified Black Angus beef. You can pick up a premade dinner if you don’t feel like preparing a full meal. The team only uses high-quality ingredients, and each meal is cooked in-house daily. Consider trying one of these delicious options:

  • Irish stew.
  • Shepherd’s pie.
  • Stuffed cabbage.
  • Filet mignon.
  • Chicken pot pie.
  • Baked ziti.
  • Baby back ribs.
  • Meat loaf.
  • Stuffed peppers.

Another option is to take home a fresh and delicious salad with ingredients such as lobster, egg, crab, or pasta. There’s also a variety of homemade soups available that are sure to hit the spot when you fancy something light yet satisfying. A couple of customer favorites include garden vegetable, Italian wedding, and matzoh ball.

  • Location: 277 E. Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton.
  • Hours: Tuesday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Well, there you have it. These are some of our favorite local shopping spots that carry unique items you won’t find anywhere but here in Boca Raton. Have you been to any of these shops? We’d love to hear about your experience and the items you purchased. Or, if you have any additional suggestions for us, we’d love to hear about your favorite local boutique. Drop us a line so we can check out your favorite shopping spot.

Image by Mike Petrucci is licensed with Unsplash License