Bottomless Boutiques: 10 Black Friday Shopping Destinations

Get a full night's rest after stuffing your face with Thanksgiving turkey and pie because this Black Friday we're going out to support gay-friendly, brick and mortar businesses. Stocking stuffers and Secret Santa gifting has never been easier thanks to this nation-wide guide of curated boutiques that are sure to satisfy everyone on your list.

Exercise your legs and your wallet by shopping locally.

Out of the Closet - Folsom

In San Francisco, shop second hand at Out of the Closet on Folsom. Pick up some designer loafers for yourself and be part of a good cause. Proceeds go to the AIDS Healthcare Foundation.

Out of the Closet - Folsom

Thrifty threads
1295 Folsom St San Francisco

Brick & Mortar

For the accessory lover on your list, shop West Hollywood's Brick + Mortar. Noteworthy pieces include the striped cashmere scarf and trendy, urban silver necklaces.

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Brick & Mortar

Keeping WeHo stylish
8713 Santa Monica Blvd. West Hollywood

Pastoral

For the sophisticated palate, shop artisan cheeses, breads, and exclusive wines at Pastoral in Chicago's Boystown. Be the star of Holiday parties.

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Pastoral

In the European tradition
2945 N Broadway Chicago

Charis Books & More

We agree the future is female. For the intellect on your list, stop into Atlanta's female-operated feminist bookshop for LGBTQ fiction and cultural studies reads.

Charis Books & More

Independent feminist bookstore
1189 Euclid Ave. Atlanta

Alan Bilzerian

Head to Boston's Alan Bilzerian for exclusive international designs. For the fashion risk-taker, Haider Ackermann's black and white silk stripe bomber jacket is a must-have.

Alan Bilzerian

High fashion up the wazoo
34 Newbury St Boston

Under U4 Men

For the one with delicate desires, shop Seattle's Under U4 Men, a charming underwear boutique. Inspired by the intimate apparel shops of Europe, stop here for that sexy special someone.

Under U4 Men

Man Panties
709 Broadway E Seattle

Home Rule

For the homemaker on your list, shop at Washington D.C.'s Home Rule for distinct and well priced housewares. Find unique table decor, board games, and other domestic goods.

Home Rule

Home is where the design is
1807 14th St NW Washington

The Leather Man

Push Black Friday to its limits. Stop into New York City's The Leather Man for more personal stocking "stuffers" like bondage accessories and toys.

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The Leather Man

One stop leather shop
111 Christopher Street New York

Allens Boots

For the gentleman with Southern flare, Allens Boots in Austin, Texas has fancy footwear for the cowboy on your list.

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Allens Boots

When in Texas...
1522 S Congress Ave Austin

Gay Mart USA

In Palm Springs, stop into Gay Mart. This department store is overflowing with White Elephant gifts and Secret Santa surprises.

Gay Mart USA

Like K-Mart, but with cute clothes
305 E Arenas Rd Palm Springs
By Tony Taylor