Fun and Unique Vintage Stores in Tempe

On the hunt for that perfect, unique one-of-a-kind shirt, necklace or lamp? Or maybe you’re tired of seeing yourself coming and going because everyone you know shops at the same stores where you shop? Look no further than one of the many vintage stores in Tempe! I like to take my time when exploring vintage clothing and furniture stores – you never know what you will find. Check out this list of favorites in Tempe.

Buffalo Exchange –  227 W. University Dr., Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 968-2557
Buffalo Exchange, located a few blocks away from Downtown Tempe and ASU, features a wide range of men’s and women’s clothing in styles from trendy to designer and everyday basics. You will find everything from mid-level designers to department store brands. Hipsters, bargain hunters, vintage cravers and trend following junkies will be happy as clams here.

Rocket a Go-Go  –  23 W. Southern Ave., Tempe, AZ 85282
(480) 967-2744
If your style includes punk, rockabilly, pinup, alternative or retro, you’ll love Rocket Resale. Located on the corner of southwest corner of Mill Ave. and Southern Ave., this shop offers excellent customer service and the prices are modest. The gently loved and new stock of clothing, shoes and accessories is always changing with new items added into the inventory every day.

The Blue Jean Buyer –  1810 N. Scottsdale Rd., Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 947-8245
A hidden gem located just a few miles north of Downtown Tempe, Blue Jean Buyer offers an awesome selection of vintage jeans, trinkets, jewelry, boots and more. The selection includes biker, Western and vintage styles. When you buy jeans here, they will distress and customize them exactly how you want them – nice perk! And, their top-notch customer service is always a bonus.

Love Child Resale –  6444 S. McClintock Dr., Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 545-2868
Stop by this cute little boutique for mostly used, and some new, kid’s clothes, accessories and toys. The shop is adorable with colorful dresses, bows and toys adorning every corner. You can’t help but buy something for every kid in your life. Love Child is located in the Tempe Square Shopping Center on the southwest corner of Guadalupe Rd. and McClintock Dr.

Turn Style Consignment Store –  6426 S. McClintock Dr., Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 634-2350
Looking for gently used clothing for the whole family? Then you should visit the Turn Style Consignment Store, located in the Tempe Square Shopping Center at Guadalupe Rd. and McClintock Dr. Turn Style buys and sells designer brands and high-quality items in order to ensure that you will look stylish and up-to-date for a much lower price than if you had gone to a department store. Turn Style also carries furniture and other decor so your unique style can carry over to your home.

For more shopping options in Tempe, visit www.tempetourism.com or call 800-283-6734.

Written Amy Griglak

Originally from California, Amy loves to travel, go for runs, read all kinds of books, enjoy all things Disney, drink caramel macchiatos and explore new places and old favorites with her husband and two kiddos.