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Best Shopping in Downtown Aspen

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Whether you choose to call Aspen home for 12 months a year or invest in Aspen real estate for seasonal stays, the fact remains that there is no better place for shopping any time of year than downtown Aspen. While there's certainly no shortage of luxury standards such as Louis Vuitton and Prada, there's also an incredible assortment of unique shops that reflect the town's distinctive personality. In a downtown area filled with the different and delightful, here are a few of our favorites.

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While skiing gear is available anywhere, Kemo Sabe stocks a unique selection of western apparel inspired by the best of the West. Perfectly complemented by a wide array of belt buckles, boots, and other great standards of the West, all of top quality, a visit here will bring out the inner cowboy and cowgirl.

An excellent bookstore is a necessity to any town and Aspen's Explore Booksellers delivers joy on the printed page and beyond. With a wonderful bistro inside, it's the perfect spot to stop for lunch and while away an afternoon browsing the newest bestsellers. More than a bookstore, this Aspen staples has a full calendar of events includingauthor talks and book signings.

For designer women's clothes with a flair that's hard to find in even the most stylish, cosmopolitan cities of the world, stop by Distractions. With a wide array of luxury brands including Thomas Wylde and Lanvin, and everything from shoes to bags to dresses, it's easy to become completely distracted from the many outdoor attractions of Aspen.

Where and when to go: The pedestrian malls in downtown Aspen provide an ideal setting forhitting the shops year-round. Be sure to visitAspen's Saturday Market forColorado's finest local produce and an array of artisan goods as well as live music. The market is open every Saturday from mid June to earlyOctober 8 AM to3 PM and afterLabor Day from 9AM to 3 PM.

We're "The Source" for Roaring Fork Valley real estate.Contact us at any of our offices or stop in at our downtown Aspen officewe'd love to talk to you!

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