The Oaks Mall isn't the only place to shop. There are lots of obscure clothing stores in Gainesville waiting to be discovered.
The following are some I have found in town with good reviews, but there are still more out there. Take a drive or walk around town and see what you can find!
15 SW 1st Ave.
"If you've never been to American Apparel you are in for a treat: Bright cotton clothes in a rainbow of colors with a progressive mission."
Persona Vintage Clothing & Costumes
201 SE 2nd Place
"Persona is one of the hidden gems of Gainesville. Nowhere else can you find such a unique assortment clothing, shoes, accessories, and knick-knacks."
"Fun new and old goodies. I wish there were more shops with this mix. You never know what treasure you might be able to pick up."
1117 West University Ave.
"Brand name clothing at excellent prices."
1127 W University Ave.
"I find some of the best national and internal brands there at prices that beat large cities."
3333 SW 34th St #2
"I discovered this place by chance and it really surprised me the variety of clothes they carry."
Fashion Exchange of Gainesville
2032 NW 6th St
"It offers a wonderful variety of classy business clothes, suits, and dresses all the way to casual wear."
Sandy's Savvy Chic Resale Boutique
2906 NW 13th St
"You can find designer and brand name clothing, for an affordable price. They have Shoes, clothing, purses, accessories, & cell phones. etc."
3964 SW Archer Road # W102
"From board shorts to T-shirts, simple styles cater to the active teen lifestyle."
3942 SW Archer Road
"I recently went shopping and purchased 3 pair of pants, 1 skirt, and blazer for under $50. Old navy has excellent sales all the time."