Detroit shopping guide

Birmingham

110 Couture

This below-the-street boutique is the spot to hit for date-worthy styles from Ingwa Melero, Alice + Olivia, Soul Revival, and Deborah Lindquist.
110 S. Old Woodward Ave., 248-203-0110

Products: Denim, Women's Clothing
Type of Store: Boutique

Caruso Caruso

This boutique always seems to have what's next. Find of-the-moment pieces from Cheap Monday, Rich & Skinny, Goldsign, Hype, Language, R. Jean Blouse, and more on the ceiling-to-floor shelves.
166 W. Maple Ave., 248-645-5151

Products: Denim, Women's Clothing
Type of Store: Boutique

Edward Dorian

Shop for wardrobe staples from Nanette Lepore and Johnny Was, jewelry from Alexis Bitar and A.V. Max, plus scour the shoe loft for on-trend styles from Charles David and Cindy Says.
237 Pierce St., 248-642-9424

Products: Women's Clothing
Type of Store: Boutique

Imelda's Closet

This totally hip shop carries shoes and bags from R & Y Augousti, Sam Edelman, Keds, and Kitson.
123 W. Maple Ave., 248-203-1222

Products: Women's Clothing
Type of Store: Boutique

Lori Karbal

We come here to scoop up covetable bath, body, and beauty lines (Fresh, Bliss, Mario Bedescu), fragrances for home and body (L'Artisan Parfumeur and Diptyque candles), plus tees from Splendid and vintage costume jewelry.
554 N. Old Woodward, 248-258-1959, lorikarbal.com

Products: Women's Clothing, Jewelry, Beauty
Type of Store: Boutique

Michelle Rachelle

This favorite destination is the place to go for statement pieces from Ya-Ya, Sass & Bide, Catherine Malandrino, Calypso, and more.
310 E. Maple Ave., 248-593-9904, michellerachelle.com

Products: Women's Clothing, Jewelry, Beauty
Type of Store: Boutique

Peasant

The reliable stock here includes nearly every piece you'll want from Earnest Sewn, Mike & Chris, Generra, and Edun.
205 E. Maple Ave., 248-203-6470, peasantonline.com

Products: Women's Clothing, Shoes
Type of Store: Boutique

Tender

Sisters Karen and Cheryl Daskas offer a well-edited selection of designer clothes and shoes (many of them exclusives to the area) at their sophisticated shop. Find wear-everywhere staples and splurges from Jimmy Choo, Zac Posen, Miu Miu, and Derek Lam.
271 W. Maple Ave., 248-258-0212

Products: Women's Clothing,
Type of Store: Boutique

Todd's Room

This sunny beauty spot specializes in eyebrow arches and stocks everything you'll want for your makeup bag, with a selection from Ojon, Senna, Nouba, Bond No. 9, Nars, Becca, Fresh, and Paula Dorf.
239 Pierce St., 248-594-0003, toddsroombirmingham.com

Products: Beauty
Type of Store: Boutique