Back Alley Antiques

Back Alley Antiques is a storehouse of nostalgia featuring American & European 19th & 20th century furnishings, authentic quilts and vintage collectibles, estate jewelry, treasured keepsakes of china & silver, ephemera and even baby grand reproducer pianos.

Visit this exquisite 4000 square foot antiques store to find collections from the past and wonderful memories to buy for your home, friends and family members.

*Look for special hours and events the 4th Friday of each month at the Back Alley Antiques!

Iva Style

Our original name, Iva Jewel, came from my grandmother – Iva Jewel Tosh. Iva was a very crafty seamstress, and passed those talents on to me. Our new name is Iva Style.

A store that offers vintage furnishings inspired by patterning from years gone by and unlimited in imaginative designs, 
Iva Style is not only beautiful, but is full of new, made-in-America items that will become memories and cherished pieces for years to come.  This shop also offers additional custom designs by local artists and craftsmen, designer window treatments with an in-house interior design service available. This shop is where you will find that perfect piece for which you have always been looking!

Little Cottage

Little Cottage at The Alley carries decorative accessories, home & lifestyle gifts and interior accents.Our products evoke a sense of romantic glamour, peaceful memories, gentleness and freshness. Little Cottage puts an emphasis on detail with a passion for beauty.

Little Cottage Hours
Tue 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wed 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Mint To Be Children's Boutique

MINT TO BE, located in the main building with a private entrance from Bitters Rd., is a unique children's Boutique catering to babies, children and tweens. Retailer of Kaliope Kids Brand & Ruffled Butts, as well as many whimsical to festive brands to cater to all occasions.
In addition, we also carry many baby shower and Grandparents gifts, and accessories including the trendy Jellycat Brand child safe stuffed animals.
Not forgetting about our fur babies, we carry an array of cute and sassy clothes and accessories for all your pooches fashion needs for all seasons.

Originals Beads & Gems

San Antonio’s finest rock shop, bead store and jewelry design center. We carry an immense variety of gems, minerals, crystals, jewelry, beads and bead making supplies. Originals is operated by Barbara Garrett, a jewelry designer for over 20 years.Originals provides you with a jewelry expert to assist you in designing your very own jewelry.Our artists can make your design for you or instruct you how to make your own designs. Bring your favorite outfit in and create a matching necklace and earrings!

We take orders over the phone! If you see something in one of our stores you didn’t get or want more of, call us and we can take your purchase over the phone!

Originals Beads & Gems also offers a wide range of classes from novice to advanced. Join the fun and click on classes!

Rhonda J’s SHOPPE

Rhonda J’s SHOPPE at The Alley specializes in Chalk Paint®, art and home décor.  Do you have an old piece of furniture that needs a new look? Or maybe a new piece that needs an old look? This store can repurpose small pieces, large pieces, cabinet conversions and more.

Come join Rhonda J’s for one of their amazing Chalk Paint® classes!  Chalk Paint® requires NO sanding, No priming, and NO prepping. Chalk Paint® 101 classes are offered weekly, so sign up now for a design experience of a lifetime.  This store is new at The Alley and the sales staff would love to meet you.

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Map and Directions
Our Hours
  • Monday                   Closed
  • Tuesday                  10am-6pm
  • Wednesday          10am-6pm
  • Thursday                10am-6pm
  • Friday                       10am-6pm
  • Saturday                 10am-6pm
  • Sunday                     10am-4pm
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