Oxford, MS Shopping Overview

Oxford, MS shoppers enjoy specialty stores, boutiques and antique shops.

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Oxford is home to several locally owned shops offering clothing, gift items, antiques and more.

Shopping on the Square

The Kaleidoscope includes fun and funky Bohemian looks for women, while Le Shea's features dresses for formal occasions. Therapy and The Village Tailor are also women’s staples in Oxford.

If you’re looking for the perfect sorority gift, Lily Pad provides collectible accessories while Na-Ann’s Interior Design is known for their custom frames. Also on the square is Neilson’s Department Store, which is the longest running department store in the south and is known for its personal service.

Catering to the men, stores like Hinton & Hinton and University Sporting Goods provide designer clothes, Ole Miss apparel and outdoor gear.

Square Books is a must-see attraction as it has been named a top independent bookstore in the nation. With a wide selection of literature and two separate specialized locations, Off-Square Books and a children’s bookstore, the business brings a certain charm to the downtown area.

Lamar Boulevard

Lamar Boulevard, which is a block off the square, includes Chique, a quirky shoe and accessories store that benefits the impoverished in Brazil. Local Color is another unique boutique that sells alternative-style tapestries, frisbee golf discs and live albums. Landry's, a family-owned men's clothing and accessories store, is also on Lamar and is known for its Southern hospitality.


If you’re into treasure hunting – also known as antiquing – head over to Mustard Seed Antique Emporium. With multidealer booths, you will be able to find anything from antique jewelry to vintage furniture. Mustard Seed was also voted as The Best Place to Find Antiques in 2007 by Mississippi Magazine. Get more of your antique fill at shops like Ruffled Feathers, Crème De La Crème and The Depot Antique Mall.

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