5 Places to Shop for Secret Santa in Downtown Annapolis

Places to Find the Perfect Gifts for Christmas

Downtown Annapolis during the holiday season is decorated with lights to fill the streets with holiday cheer. Anna Grace Keller takes a picture of people strolling down the street during winter shopping, “I love shopping for presents in Downtown Annapolis they have cute things for anyone”, Keller said.

Toni Fiocco-Mizer, Staff Writer

Black Dog- The Black dog is a clothing store in downtown Annapolis on main street that sells a variety of clothing that would be perfect for any girl or boy you might pick for secret santa.. The clothes are a bit pricey yet made to be comfortable and stylish. There are many other fun options such as, sticker, magnets, towels, and bags.  The options all have the branded black labrador on them that will add a homey feel to your gift. Most people in Severna Park love the water or love to sail and the black dog brand was built around sailing and ships, the gifts you can get here will be ideal for a water loving classic Severna Park resident. The Black Dog was voted retailer of the year in 2005.

Brown Eyed Girl- Located on main street in downtown, Brown Eyed Girl specializes in boho clothing. The clothing is expensive but they also sell less pricey boho-beachy accessories and products, such as jewelry and bags. The jewelry and bags are beachy and will give your secret santa a little bit of summer in December.  This boutique is perfect for your best friend or any secret santa. It was Voted Best Women’s Clothing Store by What’s Up Annapolis readers in 2015 & 2016.

Hats in the Belfry- A quaint little hat store. The shop has perfect gifts for any secret santa. The hats are a creative gift that any girl or boy would love. The hats are quite pricey but there’s plenty of other knick-knacks that are quirky and thoughtful gifts.


Capital Comics- A great gift for any secret santa, the store has new and vintage comics. The prices are very low so you can get a lot for a little, there’s also pins magnets posters pretty much everything for your book loving friend.


Alex and Ani Boutique- This jewelry store with trendy bracelets and necklaces is perfect for a secret santa. Sometimes the jewelry can be very expensive but the store has often sales making its products affordable.  The jewelry can be personalized in order to add meaning behind a simple gift that your secret santa will love. The jewelry is also eco-friendly an ideal way to make your secret santa shopping beneficial to the planet. Even a gift card to the store is a great gift allowing them to pick jewelry that matches their style.