BE THE CHANGE BOUTIQUE A shop with heart, this boutique only sells items that are fair-trade and either made in the US or are artisan-made. So, whether you’re picking up a dress, a tote or a candle, you can rest easy knowing your purchase gave back on a local or global level. Open M-W 10 am- 6 pm, Th-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. www.bethechangeboutique. com. 218 King St., 843.654.9650.
BECKETT BOUTIQUE This boutique stocks luxury women’s goods, including accessories and outfits, in a wide range of styles. Shoppers can pick up gifts and also learn on-trend styling knowledge from the fashion-forward team. Open M-F 10 am-7 pm, Sa 11 am-7 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. www. beckettboutique.com. 409 King St., 843.405.1105. Map 1: D- 6
COPPER PENNY This upscale womenswear boutique provides sassy, contemporary clothing and shoes, embodying “the cosmopolitan style that Charleston is known for.” Open M-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. www.shopcopperpenny.com. 311 King St., 843.723.2999 Map 1: D-7; 280 W. Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant, 843.881.3497 Map 4: B-2; 1228 Belk Drive, Mount Pleasant, 843.881.9889 Map 4: D-2.
DANDY BOUTIQUE Vintage is the key word at this home-decor and clothing boutique, whose wares include furniture, custom bridal pieces (such as head bands), jewelry, holiday ornaments and plenty of women’s apparel. Open M-F 10 am-5 pm, Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su 10 am- 6 pm. www. dandyboutique.com. 43 John St., 843.410.1109. Map 1: E-5
THE EDITOR This lifestyle boutique offers plenty of wardrobe options as well as furniture, stationery and artwork. The store’s motto, “Smart girls have more fun,” hints at its sophisticated, yet fun vibe. Open M-Sa 11 am-7 pm, Su noon-7 pm. www.theeditorshops.com. 509 King St., 843.212.3187.
FINICKY FILLY A Charleston favorite, this mother-daughter-owned boutique carries exceptional women’s apparel and accessories from such designers as Lela Rose, GiGi New York, Kenneth Jay Lane, Tory Burch and Etro. Shop from your home with the Filly’s “brown-box” option; a box with apparel designed just for you arrives at your home, and you have five days to decide what to keep or return, all with free shipping. Open M-Sa 10 am-5:30 pm, Su 12:30-5 pm. www.thefinickyfilly.com. 303 King St., 843.534.0203. Map 1: D-7
HOUSE OF SAGE An independentlyowned, earth-friendly boutique, House of Sage offers men’s and women’s clothing and accessories in a relaxing shopping environment. There’s even a TV lounge for you non-shoppers. Expect to find super-stylish brands from around the world along with funky home accessories and some local art. Open M-Sa 10:30 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.houseofsage.com. 51 George St., 843.573.7256. Map 1: D-7
IBU MOVEMENT A fashion brand with integrity, Ibu specializes in women’s apparel and homegoods created by artisans from across the globe. Each purchase helps female entrepreneurs around the world become economically self-sufficient. Open M-Sa noon- 6 pm. www.ibumovement.com. 183 King St., 843.327.8304.
JULEP This trendy women’s boutique on King Street in downtown Charleston delivers personal fashion for all ages. Enjoy classic prints, fun florals and eye-catching patterns in addition to a wide array of accessories. Open M-Sa, 10 am- 6 pm. Su noon-5pm. www.shopjulep.com. 154 King St., 843.724.9144. Map 1: D-8
LORI + LULU For a laid-back yet luxurious style, Lori+Lulu features such brands as Alice & Trixie, Ella Moss, Tori Richard, AG and Paige Denim, Barbara Lesser and Mod-o-Doc. Open M-Th 10 am-7 pm, F-Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. www.lorilulu.com. 231 King St., 843.579.9295. Map 1: D-7
LUNA Find a wealth of dazzling style at this young and trendy boutique, which offers such lines and accessories as 7 For All Mankind, JPK Paris, 12th Street by Cynthia Vincent, and Karlie. Open M-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.shopluna.com. 334 King St., 843.853.5862. Map 1: E- 6
MARIS DEHART Expect emerging brands from local designers and inspiring style choices at this women’s wear boutique offering a chic and singular shopping experience. Open M-Th 10 am-7 pm, F-Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. www.facebook.com/marisdehart. 32 Vendue Range, 843.693.6139.
MOSA This King Street store not only carries a full range of men’s and women’s clothing from top designers, plus jewelry, pocketbooks and other accessories, customers can pour themselves a glass from the wine and beer wall while they shop or enjoy comfortable seating, a dartboard or a flat-screen TV showing sports. Open Tu-Th 10 am- 6 pm, F-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.mosaboutique.com. 420 King St., 843.212.5853. Map 1: C-10
PALM AVENUE Shop the newest Lilly Pulitzer rompers, shifts and designer goodies at this boutique in the heart of historic downtown Charleston. Open M-Sa 10 am- 6 pm. shoppalmavenue.com. 251 King St., 843.577.5219. Map 1: D-7
TINA STEPHENS Boasting modern, casual women’s wear, this King Street boutique offers stylish wardrobe staples and beautiful, fun extras like cashmere sweaters and printed dresses. Hours vary by season. www. shoptinastephens.com. 278 King St., 843.202.0822. Map 1: E-7
VESTIQUE Two college friends who started as online retailers now offer bright and stylish women’s fashion and accessories at seven brick-andmortar stores across the Carolinas. Find tops with vibrant prints, elegant dresses, stylish shorts and other bottoms, trendy active wear, jewelry and accessories. Open M-Th 10 am- 6 pm, F-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.vestique.com. 183 King St., 843.937.4900. Map 1: D-8
WILLY JAY’S A boutique for the young and young-at-heart, Willy Jay’s carries trendy designs and fashion-forward looks in sportswear, dresses, coats and accessories. Stop in to find contemporary looks for under $100. Open M-Th 10 am- 6 pm, F-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. www.willyjays.com. 343 King St., 843.579.0330. Map 1: 7-E