The Cottage Shop

The Cottage Shop – A Unique Resale Boutique

811 Westheimer, Houston, TX 77006   713-526-4463

The Cottage Shop has been a Houston treasure in the Montrose area since 1971. It serves as a job training site for residents, provides a fun shopping experience for the community and generates approximately 13% of The Women’s Home’s operating income.

Donations Accepted and What We Sell

  • Clothing – ladies’, men’s, gently used & new
  • Shoes – ladies’, men’s, dress & casual
  • Accessories – handbags, scarves, belts & jewelry
  • Home Furnishings – home decor, kitchen items, dinnerware, glassware, linens, luggage & small furniture pieces

The Shop’s inventory constantly changes.  Items are sensibly priced to assure stock replenishment throughout the week.

Donation Days & Hours: Monday through Thursday & Saturday, 10:00am – 3:00pm 

We cannot supply pickup services.

Donations We Cannot Accept

  • Items with fillers, including bedding, sleeper sofas or stuffed animals
  • Medical Equipment (wheelchairs, walkers, etc.)
  • Cribs, high chairs, strollers, or car seats
  • Obsolete electronics (console TVs and computer monitors, towers & printers)
  • Furniture with stains, tears, missing pieces or broken

Cottage Shop Weekly Sales Flyer and Hours of Operation:


Pretty volunteer holding clothes donation box

Volunteering – Individuals & Groups, Want to Help?

Sort & organize clothes

Test electronics & small appliances

Assist with Shop events

If you would like to help and give back to the community, join us at The Cottage Shop! Please contact the Shop manager at cbarton@thewomenshome.org