Patchouli wafts from Shop Therapy (346 Commercial St., 508/487-8970, www.shoptherapy.com ), a tie-dyed emporium with everything you need for the next Grateful Dead reunion.
Women’s clothing shop Silk & Feathers (377 Commercial St., 508/487-2057, www.silkandfeathers.com , 10 a.m.–7 p.m. daily May–Sept.; closed Oct.–Apr.) sells a well-edited selection of cutting-edge designs and hip, high-end dresses.
Upscale Market (145 Commercial St., 508/487-1772, 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Mon.–Sat. June–Oct.; closed mid-Oct.–May) features designer men’s clothing from the likes of Versace and Paul Smith.
More than an antiques store, Remembrance of Things Past (376 Commercial St., 508/487-9443, www.thingspast.com , 10 a.m.–5 p.m. daily) peddles collectibles including Betty Boop lamps and tickets to the 1940 World’s Fair.
Wa (184 Commercial St., 508/487-6355, www.waharmony.com ) carries bamboo wind chimes, Tibetan altar tables, and real-life South American bugs.
Backshore Gallery (394 Commercial St., 508/487-6870, www.backshoregallery.com , 12 p.m.–5 p.m. daily, or by appointment) sells art inspired by—and created in—the dune shacks.