The Best LGBTQ-Owned Stores in Detroit

Detroit is home to many beautiful shops that attract locals and visitors alike.

Here are just a few of the many LGBTQ-owned stores in the city and metro area to check out while shopping!


Named after the artist Frida Kahlo, Frida is a boutique of attraction and accessories for women. Frida mixes various cultural elements with modern and bohemian styles. With a strong emphasis on color, Frida is the perfect boutique for locals and visitors alike.

The Peacock Room

The Peacock Room serves as a jewelry and women’s clothing store. Shoppers can shop in sizes 00 to 24 and can also purchase accessories such as jewelry, handbags and scarves at the store. Whether you’re looking to take home unique gifts or you’re a longtime resident, The Peacock Room is a great place to visit in Detroit.

The Peacock Room, @justonebiteandsites

Avalon International Breads

With two locations in Detroit and one in Ann Arbor, Avalon International Breads not only serves as a coffee shop but also as a store where customers can purchase bread and take-out food. Avalon also offers pastries, coffee, and teas if you’re looking for something sweet. Cool every morning, Avalon has something for everyone.

Avalon Bakery store front


A hip local art boutique, at ArtLoft you’ll find women’s fashion, shoes, functional and artistic gifts and homewares. If you’re traveling and looking for a unique gift to take home or you’re local looking for home additions, ArtLoft is the perfect stop!

Goods not sorry

Ferndale-based Not Sorry Goods sells upcycled clothing, accessories and homewares. Need a little souvenir of your visit? Not Sorry Goods also sells keychains, lighters, stickers, patches and pins. You can also get pet toys, bowls and pride flags from their store in Ferndale or online.


Well made goods

Known for its apparel printed on Detroit’s manholes, Well Done Goods is owned by the City of Detroit. Well Done Goods uses water-based printing ink to overlay local manhole designs and prints them directly onto the shirts. Additionally, they sell bags, jewelry, mugs, notebooks, and ceramic tiles.

Inside well-made products


Made in the mitt

Located in Royal Oak, Made in the Mitten sells gifts for locals and travelers. With greeting cards, gift baskets, keepsakes, decals and snacks, Made in the Mitten offers a wide range of products. Plus, as the name suggests, all products sold at Made in the Mitten are made by Michigan artists.

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