Washington, D.C./Baltimore Shopping Guide

Baltimore, MD

Cupcake

Alice & Trixie tops, fluttery kimono dresses by Kara Janx, and loads of great denim are all on offer at this sweet, welcoming shop.
813-15 S. Broadway, 410-522-0941

Products: Denim, women's clothing
Type of Store: Boutique

Fresh Boutique

This loft-style boutique offers a selection of under-the-radar designers, including Karanina, Sweetface, and Bell.
10749 Falls Rd., Ste. 104, Lutherville, 443-901-0097

Products: Women's Clothing
Type of Store: Boutique

Handbags in the City

This delightfully packed spot has joined the posh harbor east shopping scene. Look for trendy carryalls from BCBG Max Azria and evening bags by Badgley Mischka.
612 S. Exeter St., 410-528-1443

Products: Bags
Type of Store: Boutique

Holly G. Boutique

Federal Hill's fashion outpost is well-edited by owner Gwendy Long, who stocks her charming boutique with denim by Red Engine, Frankie B, and Rosner along with luxe cashmere pieces from Lily McNeal. You can also find flirty dresses by Alice & Trixie and well-cut tops by Marie Marie.
1018 S. Charles St., 410-962-1506

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

Shine Collective

It's always quirky and always good at this adorable boutique, which stocks Fred Flare felt-dot garlands along with studded nylon duffel bags by Gnipoos and Pamela Barsky vintage-scarf-covered journals.
1007A W. 36th St., 410-366-6100, shinecollective.com

Products: Women's Clothing, Bags, Books/Stationery, Gifts/Design
Type of Store: Boutique