We Want It All: A Guide to Shopping in Fort Lauderdale

Posted September 30, 2021 in Lifestyle

Shopping has a way of turning everyone’s mood around. Fort Lauderdale offers many unique retail possibilities—from upscale jewelers and boutiques to fine art galleries and local hidden gems. Northrop & Johnson has compiled a list of our go-to recommendations for retail therapy during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. Will that be cash or credit?

Elektrik Boutique

Situated on the beautiful Las Olas Boulevard, Elektrik Boutique offers an eclectic assortment of items for men and women, giving shoppers a glimpse into South Florida’s upbeat and unique fashion sense. It vows to carry only the trendiest styles, promising its customers “if it’s not haute, we won’t carry it.” With brands ranging from Off-White to For Love & Lemons, Elektrik Boutique’s savvy stylists dress their customers for every occasion. 

619 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Maus & Hoffman

Maus & Hoffman only offers the best– in quality and service, specializing in the absolute finest of men’s and women’s merchandise. The brand’s long-standing relationships with American and European artisans allow Maus & Hoffman to bring the most unique and beautiful options to Fort Lauderdale. It offers unique items in small quantities, making for a rich shopping experience. This family-owned clothier still stands in its original location on Las Olas Boulevard. 

700 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Carroll’s Jewelers


Carroll’s Jewelers is the first and finest jewelry retailer on Las Olas Boulevard, with a rich history and family-owned philosophy. It brings old-fashioned courtesy to its customers, delighting them with one-of-a-kind jewelry options by one of Carroll’s expert associates. Over the decades, it has become renowned for its custom-designed jewelry; the registered jewelers take their customer’s ideas and turn them into treasured pieces. 

915 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Tommy Bahama Marlin Bar & Store

Tommy Bahama is known for its “live the island life” mantra—vouching for endless summers and a relaxed way of life. Paying homage to the easy-breezy South Florida lifestyle, this destination sits on the corner of Las Olas Boulevard and offers guests a peaceful refuge to dine, drink and shop all in one spot. It invites guests to leisurely shop the endless options of men’s and women’s resort wear, then kick back with a piña colada and listen to live music on the patio. 

740 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

New River Fine Art

Trusted as South Florida’s oldest and most prestigious fine art gallery, New River Fine Art presents museum-quality art with original works and fine prints from impressionist and 20th-century masters to mid-career and emerging artists. The additions of contemporary painters, sculptors and glass artists to the traditional gallery showcase today’s market trends in the industry. The expert staff and curators have years of experience and provide the highest level of service and consulting to their clients, whether purchasing a unique painting or a private collection. New River Fine Art offers a schedule of special exhibitions and lectures for patrons to enjoy and be educated on traditional and modern art. 

822 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Montce Swim

Established in Fort Lauderdale, Montce Swim has become the poster child for high-quality, luxury swimwear. Montce is family-owned and operated and has become internationally known as one of the top swimwear brands for a perfect fitting bikini or one-piece. Montce is meticulous, featuring quality fabrics and stunning prints to complement each bikini’s flattering and comfortable construction. The kind and knowledgeable staff make every guest feel comfortable and confident when searching for their perfect bikini and accessories. Customers become obsessed with the way they feel in a Montce swimsuit, and we are sure you will too. 

731 NE 2nd Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304


Located on Sunrise Boulevard, The Galleria is downtown Fort Lauderdale’s premier shopping hub with more than 100 well-known retailers and dining establishments for customers to enjoy. It is just minutes away from the beach, airport and marina, making it a convenient stop for some quick shopping or a bite to eat. The Galleria welcomes anyone and everyone to experience its spacious layout and beloved storefronts.

2414 E Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

If you are interested in attending the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, please contact your preferred Northrop & Johnson Yacht Broker or Charter Broker for tickets.

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