Fall Retail in the Central West End

The Central West End is filled with diverse shopping opportunities, offering everything from fresh baked goods to used books. Take a stroll through the neighborhood this fall and stop in some of our vibrant store fronts to explore the talent and creativity of our local retailers.


Fall is the perfect time to add distinctive layers to your wardrobe. From handcrafted jewelry to vegan leather, Fauxgerty offers unique pieces that are on trend and ethically sourced. Try out their Ebaughmer this fall for a colorful twist on the traditional bomber jacket.


Check out the CWE’s latest retailer. This guide shop offers shoppers the chance to try on new items, finding their perfect fit. All orders through Bonobos are made online and shipped directly to the customer.


East + West

Locally owned, East + West showcases the best in St. Louis makers and consistently sells quality pieces. Stock up on flannel or a knit beanie to keep you warm in the winter months. Also stop in the store to check out their candles, coffee and other miscellaneous items. Check out their latest fall arrivals like this classic Herringbone flannel.

The Candle Fusion Studio

The Candle Fusion Studio has captured all your favorite scents from this magical time of year – autumn leaves, cinnamon spice, hot cocoa, pumpkin spice, mulled cider, honeycrisp apple, caramel, pecan pie…the glorious list goes on and on! Plan a visit to make your favorite fall scent — a seat is waiting for you at the candle bar.

Q Boutique

Q Boutique at the World Chess Hall of Fame is the perfect gift stop for chess lovers of all ages. From dress shirts to chess boards, this store has a vast array of quirky gifts for your friends and loved ones. Get cozy this season with a World Chess Hall of Fame hoodie or scarf.

The Cup

Find the perfect seasonal cupcake at The Cup. Whether you’re hosting a party or just need a mid day pick me up, their fresh flavors and delicious frosting are sure to please your sweet tooth. Their pumpkin harvest cupcake contains the perfect blend of your favorite fall spices.

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Satisfy your ice cream cravings from home with Jeni’s pints. Try their fall specials like Sweet Potato with Torched Marshmallow, Pumpkin 5-Spice or Sweet Cream Biscuits and Peach Jam.

Left Bank Books

Nothing says fall like curling up under a blanket with your favorite book. Stop by Left Bank Books this season to stock up on good reads. With a basement full of unique used books and an incredibly knowledgeable staff, their store makes literature accessible for readers of all levels and interests.


Fall is the season of squash. Pick up a fresh butternut squash to whip up your favorite soup or try Dave’s Gourmet Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce to change up your usual pasta routine.

Coffee Cartel

Open 24/7, Coffee Cartel is fully stocked with delicious fall baked goods, ice creams and warm drinks. Fall flavors include the classic Pumpkin Spice Latte,  Toasted Marshmallow Latte, Pumpkin Chai and apple cider.