Miami, Los Angeles, New York… sure these cities provide a generous selection of high-end quality boutiques, but what’s a small-town fashionista to do when the trendiest retailer is a mid-tier department store? When local access to trendy boutiques is unattainable, try cyber shopping at online boutiques that not only offer fashion-forward brands, but often free shipping and returns, as well as occasional coupon codes for additional savings on new stock. Here are three of the best online boutiques accessible to anyone anywhere in the US.
Launched in 2000, Shopbop.com continues to be one of the leading web-based women’s apparel and accessories retailers. Stationed in Madison, Wisconsin, this site is a one-stop shopping destination for the fashion savvy woman, carrying everything from dresses to denim, swimwear to shoes. Shopbop.com features over 100 different designers including traditional labels like Juicy Couture, Catherine Malandrino and Diane Von Furstenberg, as well as new up and comers such as Elizabeth & James, LNA and Sophomore. The website also serves as an excellent fashion resource with weekly features like How to Guides, Look Books and Season Trend Previews. Searching through their entire assortment is easy with filters that allow you to find exactly what you’re looking for by size, color or designer. If you’re undecided, you can choose from the variety of items listed under “Editor’s Pick”, (it’s like having your own wardrobe stylist). New additions have been made to the site in order to customize your shopping experience, allowing you to save your favorite designers and receive updates when new items have arrived.
Headquartered in NYC, DJPremium.com provides a unique selection of apparel and accessories for both men and women with a special focus on luxury street style. DJPremium.com is the sister website of DrJays.com. Founded in 1999, DrJays.com is the leading online retailer of the world’s most stylish urban products. Top brands carried by DJ Premium include 7 For All Mankind, True Religion, L.A.M.B., Bestsey Johnson and La Rok. The site sells apparel, shoes, bags and accessories. International sale and shipping is also available. Subscribe to the DJ Premium newsletter for occasional promo codes that range from 20 to 25% off new items and for sale updates on items that have been previously placed on your wish list.
Since launching in March of 2003, REVOLVEclothing.com has been offering designer brands for both women and men featuring clothing and accessories as well as an eclectic mix of lifestyle goods. With their flagship store based in California, their assortment reflects the epitome of west coast style with over 400 brands including top names like Marc by Marc Jacobs, J Brand, T by Alexander Wang and William Rast. Reputable for its excellent customer service, DJ Premium offers live operator assistance, free worldwide shipping and free returns, as well as a 30 day price match guarantee.