Location: Allston, Mass.
Phone number: (617) 787-0600
Address: 190 Harard Ave., Allston, MA 02134
Brands carried: Black Scale, Jordan, Stussy
Why it's cool: Carrying the staple streetwear brands before you even knew what streetwear was.

Established in 2006, Shop AWOL's Allston, Mass. location has one of the cleanest interiors you will see in a streetwear shop. AWOL's neat shelving and perfect lighting display a heavy rotation of skate and street favorites from Vans and Nike to Black Scale, Stussy and SSUR. You'll almost feel like you need permission to walk in, but the invitation is always welcoming.