Many people enjoy shopping online these days. But there’s no substitute for a fun shopping trip! Visiting Cal Poly San Luis Obispo? Join us on our tour of Downtown SLO Stores. Indeed, these stores make us want to go on a shopping spree near Monterey Street.
Downtown SLO Stores: Let’s go Shopping
Karson Butler Events at the AH Louis Store: one of our favorite Downtown SLO Stores
Part whimsical, part practical, the AH Louis Store is a party planner’s dream. Filled with treasures like greeting cards, balloons, and fun gifts, this colorful escape is located at the intersection of Chorro and Palm. Additionally, customers can order balloon arches, invitations, and more. Owners Amber Karson and Emily Butler are considered leaders in the event planning industry. Karson is a 2001 alumna of Cal Poly. Furthermore, she serves on the Experience Industry Management Advisory Council.
Located just down Monterey Street from our jewelry store is Junkgirls. Owned by Jenny Kompolt and Melissa James, the store opened in 2018. The shop relocated from an indoor/outdoor space in nearby Cambria. Junkgirls was located in the Cambria space for 3.5 years. Interestingly, this unique shop specializes in found, vintage, and forgotten objects. In fact, by featuring such items, they minimize their business’ footprint. You’ll find art, lighting, and furniture at this store.
Shopping for the perfect baby shower gift? This Downtown SLO store is the perfect stop! Most notably, EcoBambino specializes in natural products for children. Furthermore, the store offers classes and tutorials. New moms and dads are sure to find everything they need here!
Boo Boo Records
Boo Boo Records has been a staple in downtown San Luis Obispo since 1974. The staff is incredibly knowledgeable and provides excellent customer service. Additionally, the selection of records, art prints, and tee shirts is second to none. Located just down the street from Serengeti West, this store is a local favorite.
Serengeti West Fine Jewelers
No trip down Monterey Street is complete without a visit to Serengeti West! With our selection of diamonds, estate jewelry, and fashion pieces, you’re sure to enjoy this stop. Ultimately, our inventory changes continuously. This means you’re sure to always find something new. Finally, we also offer complete jewelry repair and custom jewelry design.
We hope you’ll visit these stores and stop in to say hello while you’re in the area!