Consignment, retro, and antique shops thrive in St. Paul, Minn. The intersection of Selby Avenue and Fairview boasts three such businesses within a half-mile: The Antique Mall of St Paul, The Missouri Mouse, and Peter's Oldies But Goodies (Google Maps) .
On Randolph, near Snelling Avenue, is Practical Goods , a store filled to the brim with clothing, glass and dishware, textiles, and apparel for any feet. Everything is arranged in rainbow color order, a true visual feast.
Sophie Joe's Emporium, at 453 West 7th, is an intricate maze of consignment boutiques all under one roof. Each has a unique proprietor who volunteers time at the shop in accordance with the size of their space. Sophie Joe's offers the most diverse shopping experience. Whether one is looking for antique furniture, paintings, frames, or glass or you want to stock up on designer clothing, purses, jewelry, or the perfect retro look, this is the place to visit.