Ap­parel & Ac­ces­sories

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323 ARCH STREET FASH­ION COL­LEC­TIVE— This “work/shop” con­cept bou­tique is run by in-house de­sign­ers who ac­tively de­sign, sew, and cre­ate while staffing the shop. Vis­i­tors to the bou­tique browse a col­lec­tion of lo­cally-made women’s cloth­ing, ac­ces­sories, and jew­elry, all within view of the work­ing stu­dio. www.323arch.com. 323 Arch St., 215.546.5975. Map 2, D2

BAR­BOUR— Now more than 100 years old, Bar­bour is a fourth gen­er­a­tion, fam­ily-owned com­pany that has de­vel­oped a unique un­der­stand­ing of cloth­ing fit for a coun­try life­style. Shop the biker-in­spired Bar­bour In­ter­na­tional or clas­sic Bar­bour Coun­try­side line for men and women. Open M-Th 10 am-7 pm, F-Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. www.bar­bour.com. 1517 Wal­nut St., 215.255.8420. Map 1, H5

BUS STOP BOU­TIQUE— Bri­tish-born Elena Bren­nan has turned her Queen Vil­lage shop into a des­ti­na­tion for fash­ion­able shoes for both men and women. On his­toric Fab­ric Row, this hip shoe haven car­ries unique and comfy styles from hard-to-find de­sign­ers. Open M-Th 11 am- 6 pm, F 11 am-7 pm, Sa 11 am- 6 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.busstop­bou­tique.com. 727 S. Fourth St., 215.627.2357. Map 1, K7

CEN­TURY 21— Lo­cal fash­ion­istas have flipped for Man­hat­tan’s off-price de­signer de­part­ment store— Philadel­phia’s out­post is the first and only lo­ca­tion out­side of New York and New Jersey. Snag on-trend cloth­ing, shoes and ac­ces­sories for men, women and chil­dren, and you won’t even make a dent in your wal­let. Plus, cos­met­ics, elec­tron­ics and house­wares. Open M-F 9 am-8 pm, Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su 11 am-7 pm. www.c21­s­tores.com. 821 Mar­ket St., 215.952.2121. Map 1, J5

DUDES BOU­TIQUE— This spe­cialty bou­tique lo­cated in Cen­ter City has one of the largest ex­otic skins, furs, and Euro­pean im­port se­lec­tions in the US in­clud­ing snake, os­trich, croc­o­dile, al­li­ga­tor, stingray, chin­chilla, beaver and fox tex­tures. Shop cow­boy boots, ac­ces­sories and men and women’s ap­parel. Open M-Th noon-8 pm, F-Sa noon-9 pm, Su noon7 pm. www.dudes­bou­tiqueon­line.com. 646 South St., 215.928.0661. Map 1, J7

THE GEISHA HOUSE— En­ter this chic Old City bou­tique to shop all the brands you didn’t know you loved yet. Shop­pers will find among the racks a mix of Aus­tralian brands, in­clud­ing Faith­full the Brand, Knot Sis­ters, and The Fifth La­bel. No mat­ter if you’re look­ing for edgy, bo­hemian, or fem­i­nine, friendly shop owner Cort­ney Co­hen will have you look­ing great in her af­ford­able mer­chan­dise. Open Su-M noon-5 pm, Tu-F 11 am-7 pm, Sa 11:30 am-7 pm. www.hel­logeisha.com. 149 N. Third St., 267.886.8110. Map 1, K4

HATS IN THE BEL­FRY— Shop one of the largest se­lec­tions of men’s and women’s dress and ca­sual hats. Shop from top brands such as Kan­gol, Stet­son and Bor­salino of Italy, or se­lect from a line of sig­na­ture hats, ex­clu­sively de­signed and cre­ated by Hats in the Bel­fry. Open M-Th 10 am-8 pm, F-Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su 11 am-7 pm. www.hatsinthe­bel­fry.com. 633 South St., 215.922.0303. Map 1, J7

I. GOLD­BERG ARMY & NAVY— For al­most nine decades, I. Gold­berg has been Philadel­phia’s Army and Navy store with style. Ex­pect men’s and women’s ap­parel in­clud­ing great out­er­wear and footwear. The travel de­part­ment fea­tures the largest bag de­part­ment in the city. Find camp­ing items, and treasure hunters shouldn’t miss the sur­plus and vin­tage se­lec­tion in the base­ment. Call to find out about their ex­tended hol­i­day hours. Open M-Th and Sa 9:30 am- 6 pm, F 9:30 am-7 pm. www.igoco.com. 1300 Chest­nut St., 215.925.9393. Map 1, H5

INTERMIX— Find so­phis­ti­cated women’s ap­parel from top high-end de­sign­ers, in­clud­ing Fendi, Alexan­der McQueen and Jimmy Choo, at this Philadel­phia out­post of this chic out­fit­ter. Open M-Su noon-5 pm, Tu-Sa 10 am-7 pm. www.in­ter­mixon­line.com. 1718 Wal­nut St., 215.545.6034. Map 1, G5

JAC­QUES FER­BER— This chic, highly re­garded shop fea­tures coats of fur, shear­ling and down for women and men and other ex­cep­tional out­er­wear. Also look for de­signer ac­ces­sories. Cus­tom de­sign, clean­ing and re­pair ser­vices avail­able. Open M-F 10 am-5:30 pm. www.jacques­fer­ber.com. Up­stairs at 1708 Wal­nut St., 215.735.4173. Map 1, G5

JOAN SHEPP— With more than 40 years in the biz, owner Joan Shepp pur­veys women’s de­signer ap­parel and ac­ces­sories from top (but harder-to-find) Euro­pean and Amer­i­can brands, in­clud­ing Dries van Noten, Rick Owens and Yo­hji Ya­mamoto, at her cel­e­brated lo­cal bou­tique. Open M-Tu and Th-Sa 10 am- 6 pm, W 10 am-8 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.joan­shepp.com. 1811 Chest­nut St., 215.735.2666. Map 1, H5

KIM­BERLY BOU­TIQUE— Fash­ion-for­ward de­signs from Alice+Olivia, Drew, Lysse, Hud­son Jeans, Lilla P and more in an in­dus­trial-chic at­mos­phere. Open M & Sa 10 am- 6 pm, Tu-F 10 am-7 pm. www.kim­ber­lyphilly.com. 123 S. 16th St., 215.564.1066. Map 1, H5

LOU LOU BOU­TIQUE— This small chain is known for of­fer­ing a se­lec­tion of stylish women’s ac­ces­sories in a bou­tique set­ting is new to the Mid­town Vil­lage neigh­bor­hood. In ad­di­tion to three sig­na­ture lines, shop­pers can find de­signer-in­spired jew­elry, hand­bags, scarves, hats and sun­glasses, plus a wide range of gift items. Since prices are af­ford­able, a few items snagged here won’t break the bank. M-Sa 11 am-8 pm Su 11 am- 6 pm. www.louloubou­tiques.com. 143 S. 13th St., 267.538.1267.

MACY’S CEN­TER CITY— Housed in the his­toric Wana­maker Build­ing, this sprawl­ing de­part­ment store is worth a stop just to view the ar­chi­tec­ture. Of course, the fine fash­ions, ac­ces­sories and decor typ­i­cal of Macy’s en­cour­age vis­i­tors to shop un­til they drop. Stop by the Vis­i­tor Cen­ter (on the main floor, Mar­ket Street side) for the re­served-for-vis­i­tors Macy’s Sav­ings Pass to re­ceive dis­counts on pur­chases. Open M-W 9 am-8 pm, Th-F 9 am-9 pm, Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su 11 am-7 pm. www.ma­cys.com. 1300 Mar­ket St., 215.241.9000. Map 1, H5

NI­COLE MILLER— Visit the renowned de­signer’s bou­tique that show­case dresses, sports­wear, bridal wear and ac­ces­sories for women. Open M-W 10 am- 6 pm, Th-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www. nicolemiller.com. The Shops at The Belle­vue, Broad and Wal­nut streets, 215.546.5007. Map 1, H5

SHOP SIXTY FIVE— For­mer New York City stylist Linda LaRosa hand picks pieces from unique la­bels in­clud­ing El­iz­a­beth & James, Rag & Bone and IRO to cre­ate a per­fectly cu­rated as­sort­ment of lux­ury knitwear, de­signer denim, oc­ca­sion dresses and distinc­tive jew­elry each sea­son. Edgy dressers love her Rit­ten­house Square bou­tique. Open M-Sa 11 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.shop­six­ty­five.com. 128 S. 17th St., 267.239.5488. Map 1, G5

SMAK PAR­LOUR— This Old City bou­tique is run by friends/fash­ion de­sign­ers Abby Kessler and Katie Lof­tus, who share a style sensibility they de­scribe as “vin­tage-in­spired, girly, fun and flirty.” Hip gals head to this candy-pink store for fab­u­lous tops, dresses, jew­elry, hand­bags and shoes sure to look cute by day or night. Open M-Th 11 am-7 pm, F-Sa 11 am-8 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. www.smak­par­lour.com. 219 Mar­ket St., 215.625.4551. Map 1, K5

SOPHY CURSON— Euro­pean and Amer­i­can de­signer cloth­ing for women—in­clud­ing Bluma­rine, Piazza Sem­pi­one and Tom & Linda Platt— shown in a sa­lon at­mos­phere. Nice cu­rated se­lec­tion of gowns, day-into-evening looks, jew­elry, scarves and other ac­ces­sories. Open M-F 9:30 am-5:30 pm, Sa 9:30 am-5 pm. www.so­phy­cur­son.com. 19th and Sansom streets, 215.567.4662. Map 1, G5

SOUTH MOON UN­DER— In­side this spa­cious Cen­ter City shop, guys and gals can find ca­su­ally cool at­tire by the likes of Cit­i­zens of Hu­man­ity, Frye, Juicy Cou­ture, and Marc by Marc Ja­cobs. Open M-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su noon-5. www.south­moo­nun­der.com. 1731 Chest­nut St., 215.563.2298. Map 1, G5

STEEL PONY— Eco-friendly and one-of-a-kind cloth­ing. This sus­tain­able hand­made ar­ti­san com­pany uses Amer­i­can-made ma­te­ri­als ex­clu­sively and even hand-dyes ev­ery cloth­ing item in stu­dio. Boho shirts, pants and tu­nics, whim­si­cal slips and breath­able sweaters are lay­er­ing must-haves. For store hours please go to: www.steelpony.com. www.steelpony.com. 758 S. 4th St., 215.467.6065. Map 1, K7

SUGARCUBE— Lo­cally owned, beau­ti­fully spa­cious and al­ways invit­ing, Sugarcube is known for in­spired fash­ion for men and women by in­de­pen­dent de­sign­ers and vin­tage styles. You might find such la­bels as A.P.C., Dun­der­don, Ges­tuz, Frock! by Tracy Reese, Steven Alan, Pendle­ton and Bing Bang Jew­elry. Open M 11 am-7 pm, Tu-Sa noon-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.sugarcube.us. 124 N. Third St., 215.238.0825. Map 1, K4

TUXE BODYWEAR— Body­suits in ev­ery color and style (think v-neck, but­ton down and turtle neck) and ev­ery­day es­sen­tials make TUXE a wel­come ad­di­tion to the re­tail scene on Wal­nut Street. Their one-of-a-kind items have you feel­ing put to­gether by smooth­ing out the lines and wrin­kles you get with reg­u­lar cloth­ing items and keep­ing you from having to re-tuck your shirt. Open Th 2 pm- 6 pm, F-Sa noon-7 pm. www.tuxe­body­wear.com. 1424 Wal­nut St., 267.603.4208. Map 1, H5

UBIQ— This trendy sneaker bou­tique fea­tures shoes by Puma and Nike SB, plus racks of skater-in­spired threads from 10 Deep, Stüssy, Un­de­feated and Orig­i­nal Fake. Open M-Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. www.ubiqlife.com. 1509 Wal­nut St., 215.988.0194. Map 1, H5

VAGABOND BOU­TIQUE— This bou­tique and yarn shop high­lights hand-knit sweaters, hip collections and a chic as­sort­ment of ac­ces­sories. Open M-Sa 11 am-7 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. www.vagabond­bou­tique.com. 37 N. Third St., 267.671.0737. Map K4

VINCE— This chic lux­ury ap­parel store is com­mit­ted to pro­duc­ing ev­ery­day ba­sics with en­dur­ing style and qual­ity for both men and women. Shop the iconic es­sen­tials col­lec­tion or the vast se­lec­tion of ready-to-wear cloth­ing and ac­ces­sories. Open M-W 10 am- 6 pm, Th-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www.vince.com. 1701 Wal­nut St., 215.220.4965. Map 1, G5

WORK­SHOP UN­DER­GROUND— Tak­ing queues from his pre­vi­ous gig at the Metropolitan Mu­seum of Art, owner Ruben Luna sets up his shop like a mu­seum. High-end artis­tic pieces seam­lessly mix in with af­ford­able knick-knacks. Come here for jew­elry, ap­parel, home decor and gifts. www. work­shop­un­der­ground.com. 1544 South St., 215.987.3534. Map 1, H6

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