GALVESTON, Texas (April 11, 2017) – Downtown Galveston is welcoming two new businesses to The Strand.  Emboldened Elegance Boutique, located in Old Galveston Square, at 2211 Strand, is Galveston’s newest boutique carrying brands such as Dex and Sage, Lucky Brand, as well as, Virgins Saints & Angels and Three Bishops jewelry.  Next month, they will be adding men’s clothing to their inventory.


The Spice and Tea Exchange, located in the Rosenberg Building at 2309 Strand, will be opening this Saturday, April 15th. They carry an exclusive selection of loose teas, sea and mineral salts, flavored sugars, bulk spices and seasoning blends. For more information and updates please visit



About Mitchell Historic Properties, Inc.

Mitchell Historic Properties oversees the Galveston properties owned by the Cynthia and George Mitchell family, including three hotels, The Hotel Galvez & Spa, The Tremont House, and Harbor House Hotel & Marina, as well as, commercial and residential properties located downtown and at Pier 21® along Galveston’s historic harbor.  The Mitchell’s ongoing preservation of Galveston’s historic downtown helped spark the resurrection of The Strand National Historic Landmark District and Pier 21® as a tourist destination. For leasing information, visit or call (409) 761-4110.