Ypsi is full of all kinds of original and quirky shops, so you’ll always find what you’re looking for, and probably pick up a couple extras along the way…who can resist a little magic and sparkle from Unicorn Feed & Supply?! Ypsi is an incredible destination for antiques and vintage stores, and some of the best places are the sometimes-hidden treasures – the specialty stores across town.
Passionate about fishing? Looking to try out something new? Either way, Schultz Outfitters has you covered. With the Ypsilanti area’s diverse natural environments that provide a wealth of fishing options and the Huron River being one of the best places in Michigan for smallmouth bass fishing, you’re in the perfect place for fishing. Look to Schultz Outfitters for supplies and support, a retail store offering a plethora of fly-fishing services, like guided sessions on the water of your choosing or group classes to learn something new or perfect your craft.
World of Rocks is another local gem (ha). Home to crystals, minerals, fossils, and beads, from all parts of the world, they are committed to providing quality products from artists and the earth! They also offer specialty rocks for wire wrapping, weaving, and jewelry pieces. Okay, now it’s time to get your hands dirty…or gluey. ModelCave, located in Downtown Ypsilanti, stocks thousands of model kits and the tools needed to build them! ModelCave also welcomes special orders. If you don’t see your favorite classic ride in stock, they will do their best to order it on your behalf. Scroll down to check out all the awesome specialty stores in Ypsi!