Shop for Back to School and Fall Fashions

Jennifer Filip2023 Roadtrip Adventures, Boutiques, East of Edmonton, Fall Adventures, Northeast of Edmonton, Shopping, Southeast of Edmonton

With the kids going back to school, the end of summer time can be quite busy! Whether you’re looking for school supplies, or updating wardrobes with the latest fashions, shopping for back to school is a process. Find your style for fall and back to school in in the Go East of Edmonton Region, where higher quality, local shops have you covered.

Southeast of Edmonton



From Kicks for Kids – Parents of wee ones, to older children will love this shop! With a range of products, for mamas who are starting to get snug from that growing belly, or those who need to transition baby from an infant car seat to a convertible one, From Kicks for Kids has all you could need (pictured top left in featured image).

Kaoz Kids – For a wide selection of fashion for your kids and teens, from casual to dance and gently used, head to Kaoz Kidz. If your kids are in need of some new cozy PJs, browse their selection of Lazy One clothing.

Twig – Twig Boutique will always surprise and delight everyone with their unique and distinctive items. They want you to be able to find the wild, the free and the unique expression of you.

Trendy Walrus – Inspired by a love of self-expression for all, Trendy Walrus is your local clothing boutique. They stock items for both mens and ladies – teens to adults – and focus on maintaining a carefully curated selection of styles exclusively from brands that make an effort to give back to the greater global community, such as Levi’s Kuwalla Tee, Spiritual Gangster, and Tentree.

Belissima Carrying items teens to adult ladies love, Bellissimas’ long standing goal is to provide women with quality fashion that not only compliments their figure, personality and lifestyle, but also empowers them to feel confident and to love themselves and their beauty.

Fringe Benefits – With regular sales (markdowns can be as low as 60% off), teen to adult ladies are sure to find many new pieces to spice up the wardrobe!

Duff Laytons Men’s Wear – From casual to dress, you can find whatever you need for men’s clothing.

Sole City Shoes – Your destination for top quality footwear for the whole family! Sole City takes pride in offering exceptional service and stocking quality brands including Birkenstock, Clarks, Columbia, Guess, Keds, New Balance, Sketchers, Toms, UGGs, and more! Be sure to also stock up on beautiful handbags and accessories

Sure Exposure (Duggan mall) – Locally owned store specializing in kids to adult for men and ladies, décor & more!

Rayas – Calling all sports fans! Grab your team’s favourite sports wear and accessories at the Duggan Mall location.


Shop historic Downtown Wainwright for all your back-to-school needs. You will find a variety of unique shops, boutiques and services downtown to get everything you need

Armstrong 1908 is your one-stop-shop for back to school fashions, furniture and sporting goods for the active spots season.

Globe Footwear who carries fine family footwear for every age. You will also find great back to school deals.

For your groceries and other supplies check out the Cornerstone Co-op with multiple locations


Strathcona County


If boutique shopping gets your  attention more than food or adventures, don’t worry – we have you covered!

You can’t go wrong stopping in to see what’s new at Fox & Willow – a wonderful country store with beautiful home decor!

Country Chic, located in Sherwood Park Mall, they carry handmade items from approximately 50 local handmade vendors, artisans, artists, authors and more! (pictured top right in featured image).

In Sherwood Park, you can check out what’s new at Driftwood Designs. Located in the heart of Sherwood Park is your destination stop – Real Spirit Women’s Boutique, offering unique, boho chic, fashionable trends for all women.

Stop by the Emerald Hills Shopping Centre if you’re looking for some of the more recognizable big-brand stores.



Stroll through historic downtown Vegreville to find a selection of unique gifts, souvenirs, and local delicacies while taking in the stunning murals and interesting historical sidewalk plaques.

On the east side of town, stock up on your groceries and check out the Joe Fresh Apparel for the latest fashions at Adam’s No Frills. They have you covered with value pricing that’s simply hard to beat.

On the west side of town, Envy Boutique carries a beautiful selection of women’s clothing and accessories. Stop in so you can be looking and feeling your best!



Travel two hours east of Edmonton to the junction of Highway 16 and Highway 41 to experience the growing town of Vermilion. Locals and visitors enjoy Vermilion where friendly faces greet customers within an array of shopping and dining establishments along Highway 41, in Junction Sixteen 41, on Railway Avenue and through Vermilion’s beautiful downtown.

Shop for the latest in ladies and men’s fashions, accessories, western wear, giftware and home décor.

For great boutique shopping, be sure to visit Craig’s Cornerstone consisting of three 100-year-old buildings in the heart of Vermilion’s historic downtown. Walk through six amazing shops at Craig’s Cornerstone. The boutiques foster an indoor shopping atmosphere unlike anything else in the region.

Uniquely U Styles is your stop for the latest in ladies fashions with over 5000 sq ft to browse through.

Sage Apparel is another great option to find something new for both women and men (see bottom leftt in feature image).

Shop for brand name shoes, handbags and accessories at Harbrook and Paisley.

For the younger ones, head to MACK – Modern Age Clothing for Kids and you will find cute outfits, shoes, swimwear and more (see bottom right in feature image). For handcrafted and locally made products and gifts, visit Underground Local Treasures.


Cold Lake

Find all your needs for shopping back to school starting from the Highway 28 corridor through the downtown area, and further north to the marina and lakeshore areas.

Shop downtown Cold Lake for great finds like Polished Pumpkins Children’s Boutique who sell brand name clothing and an assortment of accessories for the little ones.

Puur Athletics is a unique boutique offering ethically produced, beautiful and fun clothing.

You will find Popular Name Brand Fashion, Footwear & Accessories for the whole family at TNT Clothing


Located just over two hours northeast of Edmonton, you’ll find a multitude of shops.

A-OK Key Men’s Apparel has a large selection of Men’s and Ladies’ Footwear Casual to Dress. Handbags and Luggage.

North of Ardmore, plan to go shopping at Treasures of Yesterday with over 3000 sq ft of display space featuring all things vintage, antiques and collectable.

Lac La Biche

In the hamlet of Lac La Biche, you will find all you need for shopping, dining, sporting goods, and the best rest stop!

The Bargain Shop provides everyday low prices and the best shopping value to our customers. We strive to delight by providing brand names on fashions.

HighPoint Clothing and Skate is your one-stop shop for all your skateboard/longboard hard goods and soft goods. Shop Men’s, Women’s and Children’s Brand Name Clothing.

Keep the entire family well-dressed with Four Seasons Clothing. You will find clothing and accessories men, women and children.


Explore the downtown Athabasca area and you will find a great variety of shops and cafes. A must stop is Paddymelon Gifts, Espresso & Eatery!

There’s something for everyone at Bubels, a large department style store including fashions, toys, sports memorabilia, party décor and more.

Next door, it’s any sport any time, that’s the motto for Cheap Seats Sporting Goods. If you love the outdoors and sports…this is the place the whole family needs to drop into.

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