This vibrant, collegiate New England city is home to waterfront designer stores, dreamy home boutiques and tons of killer vintage. You'll like them apples.
Run by two sisters, this pink-walled jewelry spot features Alexis Bittar cuffs, ’20s cocktail rings and a house line of gemstone pendants. A custom design service is particularly popular with hip local marrieds-to-be.
40 Waltham St., 617-292-0079, mflynnstudio.com
A quick T ride under the Charles whisks you to this sweet Cambridge lingerie boutique, where the pretty bras come in hard-to-find sizes (30A to 40G) and the salespeople couldn’t be friendlier.
56 JFK St., 617-492-9100, shopfortywinks.com