Scottsdale's best malls and shopping centers offer a pleasing selection of locally-owned boutiques and national name brand retailers. There are plenty of lovely, well-manicured open air shopping centers in town, where the ambiance rivals the merchandise in terms of beauty and style.
For upscale shopping in a fun, urban open-air setting, don't miss the Scottsdale Quarter in north central Scottsdale.
Another popular open-air shopping center is El Pedegral, is a one-of-a-kind high-end shopping destination tucked away in The Boulders Resort in scenic north Scottsdale.
Kierland Commons in north Scottsdale is a large shopping village featuring palm-lit streets, splashing fountains, and high energy bars and restaurants. This dynamic shopping destination is home to a Crate and Barrel, J. Crew, Sur La Table, Barnes and Noble, and other popular retailers.
For a taste of classic Scottsdale, head downtown to Scottsdale Fashion Square, one of the largest shopping malls in the southwest. The mall is home to such high-end retailers as Burberry, Juicy Couture, Gucci, Max Mara and Louis Vuitton.
Also in downtown Scottsdale is the Marshall Way Arts District, a strip of mostly locally owned intimate galleries and boutiques. It's the perfect place to find a unique souvenir of your Scottsdale sojourn.