Smaller, high-concept designers like Imitation of Christ and Temperley are finally available in the Rockies, thanks to owner Skye Forrest's futuristic space. Also find Eugenia Kim hats, and cashmere sweaters from Paul & Joe and Matthew Williamson.
Native Swede Tessa Manning hit it big with her metallic clogs; find even more styles, like handpainted floral versions, at her adorable chalet-style storefront.
Scoop up Nordic sweaters, ski hats, and cool ephemera like graphic ski posters ($20 to $300), along with antique wooden skis and sleds (about $200) and rustic, prettily painted hand-lettered wood designs at this chaletlike store.
Nowhere else in the Valley will you find as many pieces from emerging designers as there are here, like Circle by Mara Hoffman hand-dyed dresses or supersoft Pegah Anvarian cashmere wraps.
One look at the marble floors and tufted settees in this shoe boutique and it's clear that you're in for an experience that's more about glam Vanessa Noel heels than hardcore hiking boots.
For something bohemian and cozy, count on this knitwear stop to provide loads of alpaca scarves woven with folkloric designs, Peruvian border-print ponchos, and pewter-closure Nordic cardigans.