detroit shopping guides

Northern Michigan


Funky and chaotic in the best possible way, this shop blends mint-condition vintage gowns and furs with new, wear-everywhere pieces from Charlotte Tarantola, Penguin, and Nanette Lepore.
57 E. Front St., Traverse City, 231-947-9401

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


This charming apothecary/artisan shop has wonderful treats from Red Flower and Lotus Love Beauty, plus indie accessories: glass rings by Orfeo Quagliata, recycled leather belts by Bauxo, etched silver necklaces by Kristin Laing, and vegan handbags from Crystalyn Kae.
139 E. Front St., Traverse City, 231-922-9901,

Products: Bags, Jewelry, Beauty
Type of Store: Boutique


This boutique is the perfect place to splurge on a killer dress, handbag, or pair of shoes from Sigerson Morrison, Henri Beguilen, Mallo, Postcard, or Organic.
136 Main St. E, Harbor Springs, 231-526-2128

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

Les Femmes

We are always impressed with the selection here, including must-haves from See by Chloé, Thread Social, and Sass & Bide.
4197 Main St., Bay Harbor, 231-439-2670

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

Rue 101

This light-filled shop is the area's top spot for wardrobe staples from Velvet, True Religion, Hanky Panky, and Beth Bowley.
141 E. Front St., Traverse City, 231-933-0101

Products: Women's Clothing
Type of Store: Boutique