For many, a new year is an excellent time to spruce up a tired wardrobe. We have some absolutely fantastic boutiques in the Queen City where you are sure to find one-of-a-kind pieces, beautiful jewelry, fun gifts, and more. Here are a few of our favorite shops to visit when we’re looking for that perfect outfit or a unique gift to wow friends and family.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:
Vestique is a fabulous little boutique with two locations in Charlotte - one on East Blvd. in Dilworth and another in the Blakney area. Vestique carries a variety of women's clothing and accessories and offers prices that won't break the bank. Vestique is the perfect place to pop-in if you're looking for a new date night outfit or classic staples, like the ever-popular Piko shirts and dresses. They also have great jewelry and accessories and are the perfect one-stop shop!
Dilworth Address: 1532 East Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28203 Blakney Address: 9816 Rea Rd. C, Charlotte, NC 28277
Luna Boutique is a local favorite that offers a wide collection of designer denim, jewelry, accessories, and clothing for women of all ages. Located in Phillips Place shopping center, right across the street from South Park Mall, Luna is a great place to check out while on a shopping spree at the mall. Offering some of the most unique, high-end items, Luna is a must-visit for stylish Charlotteans.
Address: 6809 Phillips Place Ct., Charlotte, NC 28210
3. J.T. Posh
J.T. Posh is an excellent consignment boutique where you can find the most amazing designer items at affordable prices. This shop is a hidden gem where you can find high-end brands like Louis Vuitton, Alexander McQueen, Christian Louboutin, Tory Burch, and Trina Turk for half the regular prices. All items for sale at J.T. Posh are gently used but in great condition. If you are looking to unload some of your own items, J.T. Posh may be the perfect place to sell a few items yourself.
Address: 2400 Park Rd., Charlotte, NC 28203
Handpicked is a great little jewelry and gift shop with three locations in Charlotte. Featuring handcrafted bracelets, necklaces, earrings, and other unique gifts, this is the perfect place to go if you are looking for that special something for a friend or family member. The shop also does a ton of monogramming so you can add a personal touch to your purchase!
Dilworth Address: 1721 Kenilworth Ave., Charlotte, NC 28203 Arboretum Address: 8040 Providence Rd. #600, Charlotte, NC 28277 Blakney Address: 9816 Rea Rd. A, Charlotte, NC 28277
5. Ivy & Leo
Ivy & Leo is another awesome Charlotte boutique that sells on-trend, fashionable clothing and accessories at great prices. With three locations in Charlotte, this is one of our favorite places to shop for a unique new outfit or a statement piece. Ivy & Leo changes out its merchandise each season, giving customers fresh, options all year long.
South Park Address: 6401 Morrison Blvd., Suite 13-a, Charlotte, NC 28211 Uptown Address: 100 North Tryon St., Suite 330, Charlotte, NC 28202 Waverly Walk Address: 7315 Waverly Walk Ave., Unit F1-4, Charlotte NC, 28277
6. Green With Envy
Green With Envy is the coolest little gift store that offers a variety of eclectic jewelry, art, spa gifts, clothing, trinkets, and more. You can spend hours walking through Green With Envy, exploring all the amazing local merchandise and trying to decide what treasures you want to take home with you. They sell tons of locally made items, so this store is the perfect place to go to find a gift for your favorite Charlottean.
Address: 1111 Central Ave. #200, Charlotte, NC 28204
7. KK Bloom Boutique
KK Bloom Boutique is a popular clothing store on Selwyn Ave. in the Myers Park neighborhood. Fabulous dresses, tops, pantsuits, and rompers fill this store and make it an awesome place to pick up a new outfit for a night out on the town. The interior of the store is brightly colored and complements the gorgeous clothing that fills the racks. It will make you giddy with excitement as soon as you step inside!
Address: 2823 Selwyn Ave. E, Charlotte, NC 28209
8. Sloan Boutique
Sloan is a high-end boutique in South Park that sells some of the most amazing pieces by the best designers out there. Rebecca Minkoff, Stuart Weitzman, and Zac Posen are just a few of the designers that line the shelves in this posh shop. You'll love the elegant, relaxing atmosphere of this boutique, and staff members are ready to help at any moment. Stop by Sloan the next time you are looking for something really special to see what we mean.
Address: 4310 Sharon Rd. T01A, Charlotte, NC 28211
Boem is a laid-back, funky boutique on Morrison Blvd. that offers clothing and accessories with a boho vibe. This is the perfect place to visit if you're looking for a fun maxi dress or romper in the summertime or a casual, cute option for your everyday wardrobe.
Address: 3920 Sharon Rd. B150, Charlotte, NC 28211
Where’s your favorite place to shop in Charlotte? Share with us in the comments and happy shopping!