Discover that treasure you never thought you’d find – or perhaps never even dreamed of – at more than 200 independent and family-owned boutiques (chain stores are virtually non-existent). Experience local artisans’ wares, jewelry, apparel and crafts from contemporary to vintage. Fine art as well as photographic images are waiting to adorn your home along with glassware, porcelain, sterling silver, wood and garden treasures. Incredibly chic yet affordable women’s, men’s and kid’s clothing, fine leather good and accessories, shoes, boots, and clogs will keep you strolling. Porcelain figurines, handmade lace, ironworks and music boxes excite collectors. Be enticed by myriad choices from rare and best-selling books to a year-round Christmas store. Notable retail happenings throughout the year include the monthly Solvang Third Wednesday event – shop, save and have fun at more than 60 places offering special offers.