Where to Shop Dorm Decor in Bloomington

One of the most exciting aspects of becoming a college student is decorating your dorm room. We have to admit: Target is a great one-stop-shop for most dorm decor and furnishing items, but why not really lean into the culture of Bloomington by decorating your new digs with items from local stores…

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Hidden Gems Near Kirkwood Avenue

Kirkwood Avenue is Bloomington's most well-known street. Lined with iconic bars, popular restaurants, Bloomington landmarks, and great local stores, it's a fun place to spend a day in town. While we absolutely love the businesses that line Kirkwood, there are some hidden gems in the area that…

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Where to Shop for Her in Bloomington

Shopping for the "her" in your life can be tricky — there are so many options that it can be overwhelming to choose which direction to go in, and simultaneously such a big task that you may feel stumped on where to even begin. Lucky for you, we've put together this guide on where to shop for her in…

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Bloomington's Best Vintage Stores

Bloomington is a hotbed for vintage, retro, and antique shopping. From '80s pop culture tees and well-loved Indiana University gear to high-end mid-century wares and affordable vinyl classics, browse B-Town's best vintage shops to score some one-of-a-kind treasures during your next visit. Clothing…

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How to Spend a Day on The Square

The Square is one of downtown Bloomington's most popular areas. Centered around the Monroe County Courthouse, The Square is home to over 30 locally-owned businesses, which include clothing boutiques, art galleries, restaurants, book stores, cafes, nail salons, and more. With a variety of dining…

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Where to Shop IU Gear in Bloomington

As home to Indiana University, Bloomington has no shortage of places to shop for IU gear. From limited-edition t-shirts and sports memorabilia to candy-striped pants and home decor, our various IU shops offer it all. Greetings Greetings, located just a block from Sample Gates on Kirkwood, offers…

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How to Spend a Day on Kirkwood Avenue

Kirkwood Avenue is the most iconic street in Bloomington. Bold statement, we know, but considering its lineup of legendary bars & restaurants and entrance into Indiana University's campus through the famous Sample Gates, it simply can't be denied. Kirkwood is a popular destination for students…

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Women-Owned Businesses in Bloomington

Happy International Women's Day! Here's to all the women that inspire, create, and lead fearlessly. To celebrate and honor those #GirlBosses, support their businesses. Check out our list of just some of the female-owned cafes, restaurants, and shops in Bloomington. Bloomington Bagel Company…

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