Here in Independence, one-of-a-kind stores are an essential part of our distinctive character. Walking through their doors gives you a sense of being someplace, not just anyplace. These are the kind of neighborhood shops that have soul, personality, and a strong community feel. They are run by passionate people who don't mind putting in the extra effort to make your shopping experience special. So swing by, strike up a conversation and meet some like-minded folks. You'll find all sorts of fun, funky and functional stuff you can't get anywhere else. See that? You do like shopping after all.