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Best of Baltimore Readers’ Poll Results 2023: Shopping

Your picks for the best in local shopping.

Bicycle Shop

Winner: Baltimore Bicycle Works
Finalists: Joe’s Bike Shop; Trek Bicycle

Black-Owned Business

Winner: Blacksauce Kitchen
Finalists: Pandora’s Box Boutique; Cloudy Donut Co.

Consignment Store

Winner: Sass Resale Boutique
Finalists: Get Shredded Vintage; Milk & Ice Vintage


Winner: Local Color Flowers
Finalists: Radebaugh Florist and Greenhouses; Janda Florist

Furniture Store

Winner: Second Chance
Finalists: Su Casa Furniture; The Sourceress Vintage Furniture

Gift Shop

Winner: Found Studio
Finalists: Chosen; Baltimore Museum of Art Gift Shop


Winner: Smyth Jewelers
Finalists: Lakein’s Jewelers of Hamilton; Parisian Flea

Men’s Clothing

Winner: John’s Men’s Clothing
Finalists: Different Regard; Fells Point Surf Co., Christopher Schafer Clothier (tie)

Plant Shop

Winner: B. Willow
Finalists: Valley View Farms; Fells Point Cultivated Creations

Pop-Up Market

Winner: Made in Baltimore
Finalists: Makers of Maryland; Ottobar Punk Rock Flea Market

Shoe Store

Winner: Charm City Run
Finalists: Ma Petite Shoe; Vu Skateboard Shop

Kids’ Clothing

Winner: Wee Chic Boutique
Finalists: Poppyseed Kids; The Pied Piper

Toy Store

Winner: Shananigans Toy Shop
Finalists: Third Eye Comics; Wee Chic

Women’s Clothing

Winner: Butler Corner Clothing and Gifts
Finalists: Brightside Boutique; Hunting Ground, Official Haute Mess (tie)

Book Store

Winner: Charm City Books
Finalists: Greedy Reads; The Ivy Bookshop

Record Store

Winner: The Sound Garden
Finalists: Celebrated Summer Records; Normal’s Books & Records

Antique Shop

Winner: Second Chance Inc.
Finalists: Wishbone Reserve; The Turnover Shop

Explore more of our Best of Baltimore Readers’ Poll winners, here.