Specialty Shop

Academy of Arcana
428A Front Street, 291-4009

Academy of Arcana Myth, Magick, and Mysterie! Shop the curiosities, visit the mysteries, explore the illuminarium, be a member, become a wizard. Oh yes, it’s real. Academy of Arcana opened it’s doors on Front Street in Downtown Santa Cruz at the end of 2015. They have a library and museum, a meeting/workshop/class space, and a […]

1519 Pacific Ave. – 515-7937

Agency, a décor & home furnishings store (located in the former Santa Cruz Travel Agency site) just opened it’s doors in September 2015! This new store is the latest venture by Artisans Gallery owner, Linnaea Holgers James, featuring local handmade furniture and unique items. “Great stuff for great spaces.” 831-515-7937 1519 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz, CA www.facebook.com/shopagencyhome

Agnus Dei Christian Books
138 Walnut Ave – 457-2636

Being a mainly nonprofit store, Agnus Dei Books offers a wide selection of religious — mainly Catholic — literature. Playing a large role in the local religious community, Agnus Dei offers school uniforms and children’s materials for all who seek it. If you’re looking for specific religious material, the shop will either have what you’re […]

Artisans Gallery
1368 Pacific Ave – 423-8183

Artisans carries a wide selection of the best of American made items, including the work of many local artists. Artisans features jewelry, (including wedding bands), artwork, glass, ceramics, metal work, woodworking, housewares, cards, candles and bath products. One room is devoted to Artisans kids—toys, games and accessories. Artisans is the place to find the perfect […]

Botanic And Luxe
701A Front St. – 515-7710

GRAND OPENING APRIL 7, 2016! Botanic and Luxe, a lifestyle store for dreamers, lovers and seekers of all things beautiful. At Botanic and Luxe you will discover thoughtfully curated home goods, unique gifts for any occasion, and our favorite home accents: plants. We strive to support local artisans and fair trade organizations whenever possible. We […]

Bunny’s Home and Garden
1349 Pacific Ave – 426-2926

An icon in Downtown Santa Cruz since 2000, Bunny’s Home and Garden offers fun and unique gifts and items for the home. (831) 426-2926 www.bunnyshomeandgarden.com

1329 Pacific Aveune – 423-7613

For nearly 30 years Camouflage, Inc. has been a fun, sex-positive, and inclusive space that offers a variety of goods and services to those that are looking to learn more about their sexuality and sexual practices. Camouflage is dedicated to providing an extraordinary shopping experience, creating a unique space where beauty and health meet in […]

1527 Pacific Avenue – 426-1351

Chefworks is now Toque Blanche! Visit: www.downtownsantacruz.com/wordpress/toque-blanche/

Eco Goods
1130 Pacific Avenue – 429-5758

Locals and visitors alike recognize Santa Cruz as an environmentally conscious community active in a growing green consumerism movement. However many people may not know that Santa Cruz has been home to an innovative green store for over 15 years. The store is called Eco Goods, and it was first opened by local couple Roger and Elaine Berke in […]

Fish Princess Farm
109 Locust St. – 423-6033

Located in the hills above Santa Cruz is a small farm growing organic produce, and a herd of Swiss Alpine Goats. Fish Princess Farm produces hand made lotions and soaps from daily milked does creating beautiful and gentle products of the highest quality. The luscious bars of soap are not gritty or foul smelling, quick rinsing and preservative free, extra moisturizing, […]