Ap­parel & Ac­ces­sories

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AMAZULU  Amazulu is an oa­sis of ex­otic styles amid the hus­tle and bus­tle of Read­ing Ter­mi­nal Mar­ket. The bou­tique fea­tures works by lo­cal and global ar­ti­sans, in­clud­ing hand-crafted sil­ver jewelry, hand-batiked cloth­ing and hand-carved masks, as well as in­ter­na­tional gifts. M-F 10 am- 6 pm, Sa 9 am- 6 pm, Su 10 am-5 pm. Read­ing Ter­mi­nal Mar­ket, 51 N 12th St, 215.627.8667.

ANTHROPOLOGIE  Anthropologie fea­tures an in­spired and boho-chic col­lec­tion of women’s cloth­ing, ac­ces­sories and home dé­cor. Their whim­si­cal, vi­brant, and well-crafted cloth­ing are in­spired by trendy global fash­ion. The spa­cious and beau­ti­fully dec­o­rated Philadel­phia store is right on Rit­ten­house Square. Open M-Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. 18th and Wal­nut streets, 215.568.2114.

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. 1517 Wal­nut St., 215.255.8420.

BLOOMINGDALE’S  This renowned depart­ment store of­fers cus­tomers an ex­cit­ing shop­ping ex­pe­ri­ence filled with spe­cial events, shop­ping ser­vices and ameni­ties, all ex­e­cuted with flair, style and touches of wit. Fea­tured de­part­ments in­clude men’s, women’s, kids, cos­met­ics, home and ac­ces­sories. M-Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su noon-7 pm. King of Prus­sia Mall, 660 West Dekalb Pike, King of Prus­sia, 610.337.6300.

BROOKS BROTHERS  Amer­ica’s old­est cloth­ier sells its high-end men’s and women’s fash­ions in both Cen­ter City and the ex­pan­sive King of Prus­sia Mall. Wal­nut Street hours: M-F 10 am-7 pm, Sa 10 am- 6 pm, Su noon-5 pm; Court at King of Prus­sia hours: M-Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. 1513 Wal­nut St., 215.564.4100; 690 W. Dekalb Pike, King of Prus­sia, 610.337.9888.

BURBERRY Shop for beau­ti­ful ap­parel and ac­ces­sories in sig­na­ture plaids from this in­ter­na­tional lux­ury brand. M-Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. King of Prus­sia Mall, 160 N. Gulph Road, King of Prus­sia, 610.878.9300.

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. 727 S. Fourth St., 215.627.2357.

CAM­PER  For shoes with a fo­cus on com­fort, head to this Span­ish footwear store in Cen­ter City. Find sturdy sum­mer san­dals in for­ward-think­ing styles for men, women and chil­dren who plan to spend time walk­ing around this city. M-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. 1734 Ch­est­nut St., 215.751.2746.

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. 821 Mar­ket St., 215.952.2121.

CHARLIE’S JEANS  De­signer denim ga­lore. Owner Se­bas­tian McCall, who is cel­e­brat­ing the first an­niver­sary of his sought-af­ter line of pre­mium jeans, re­cently won Philadel­phia Mag­a­zine’s “Best of Philly 2011” for best denim. Old City hours: M-Th

11 am-8 pm, F-Sa 11 am-9 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm; Rit­ten­house hours: M-Th 10 am-7 pm, F-Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. 233 Mar­ket St., 215.923.9681; 1735 Ch­est­nut St., 215.564.2495.

CLUB MONACO  While this up­scale men’s and women’s fash­ion re­tailer has its foun­da­tion in blackand-white de­signs, bold and vi­brant col­ors aren’t taboo, ei­ther. M-Sa 11 am-8 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. 1503 Wal­nut St., 215.567.7071.

COLE HAAN  Cole Haan is Amer­ica’s pre­mier style and lux­ury brand, cel­e­brated for high-qual­ity, hand-crafted men’s and women’s ac­ces­sories, out­er­wear and so­phis­ti­cated footwear with Nike Air Tech­nol­ogy. Wal­nut Street hours: M-Tu & Sa 10 am-7 pm, W-F 10 am-8 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. King of Prus­sia hours: M-Sa 9 am-10 pm, Su 10 am-8 pm. 1600 Wal­nut St., 215.985.5801. King of Prus­sia Mall, 160 N. Gulph Road, King of Prus­sia, Pa., 610.992.1062.

CRASH BANG BOOM  This in­de­pen­dent shop just off of South Street fea­tures punk rock cloth­ing and ac­ces­sories. Here you’ll find leather jack­ets, plaid pants, rock T-shirts and more for guys and girls both. Shop brands like Lip Ser­vice, Tripp NYC and Switch­blade. Also look for studded jewelry, edgy shoes and rock mem­o­ra­bilia. M-Th, noon-8 pm; F-Sa, noon-9 pm; Su, noon- 6 pm. 528 S. Fourth St., 215.928.1123.

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. 646 South St., 215.928.0661.

ELLELAURI  Lo­cated in the heart of the fash­ion­foward Rit­ten­house Square neigh­bor­hood, this chic women’s cloth­ing brand is known for of­fer­ing gor­geous modern, fem­i­nine ap­parel for af­ford­able prices. El­e­gant sil­hou­ettes and so­phis­ti­cated col­ors are the fo­cus of this ver­sa­tile col­lec­tion of ap­parel. M-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. 114 S. 19th St., 212.851.8433.

FREE PEO­PLE  Shop this Amer­i­can women’s ap­parel and life­style store for all things bo­hemian. Browse their ex­ten­sive selection of ap­parel, shoes, in­ti­mates, and swimwear. The whim­si­cal store in­te­rior and knowl­edge­able staff lend to an ex­cel­lent shop­ping ex­pe­ri­ence. Open M-Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. 1625 Wal­nut St., 215.561.0720.

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. 149 N. Third St., 267.886.8110.

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. 633 South St., 215.922.0303. HEAD START SHOES  This lux­ury shoe store in Cen­ter City stocks the finest de­sign­ers, in­clud-

ing Fioren­tini & Baker, Roberto Del Carlo and Vic Matie. M-Tu 10 am- 6 pm, W-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. 126 S. 17th St., 215.567.3247.

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. 1300 Ch­est­nut St., 215.925.9393.

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. 1718 Wal­nut St., 215.545.6034.

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. Up­stairs at 1708 Wal­nut St., 215.735.4173.

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. 1811 Ch­est­nut St., 215.735.2666.

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

KIT AND ACE  At Kit and Ace, women’s and men’s ba­sics are el­e­vated with pro­pri­etary tech fab­rics that are easy to wear and care for. The Van­cou­ver­based com­pany cre­ated its own fab­ric ( Tech­ni­cal Cash­mere) in or­der to be able to pro­vide so­phis­ti­cated lux­ury ap­parel that of­fers the func­tion­al­ity of sports­wear. Pa­trons can browse con­tem­po­rary styles, ac­ces­sories and life­style prod­ucts for men and women. Open M-F noon-7 pm, Sa-Su 11 am- 6 pm. 1424 Frank­ford Ave., 844.548.6223.

KNIT WIT Cut­ting edge and trendy Amer­i­can and Euro­pean cloth­ing and ac­ces­sory brands help ladies cater to their own per­sonal styles that may range from con­tem­po­rary and chic to some­thing more clas­sic. Shop­pers can browse looks by Hel­mut Lang, Jil San­der, Fuzzi, Haute Hip­pie, Alexan­der Wang and many others. Open M-Tu and Sa 10 am- 6 pm, W-F 10 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. 1729 Ch­est­nut St., 215.564.4760.

LACOSTE  If clean-cut and preppy is the way you swing, Lacoste is a must on your shop­ping spree. While po­los with the iconic al­li­ga­tor are, of course, a main­stay, check out the wide selection of sweaters, skirts, ties and even fra­grances. Hours vary per lo­ca­tion. King of Prus­sia Mall, 160 N. Gulph Road, King of Prus­sia, 610.337.6528.

LAPSTONE & HAM­MER Only in Philadel­phia will you find a high-end, so­phis­ti­cated sneak­er­head haven out­fit­ted by de­signer Kate Rohrer. While the store’s col­lec­tion of well-tai­lored menswear, groom­ing prod­ucts and ac­ces­sories have re­ceived rave re­views, what truly com­mands at­ten­tion in this 4,000 square feet space is its ex­ten­sive sneaker col­lec­tion. Open M-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. 1106 Ch­est­nut St., 215.592.9166.

LORD & TAY­LOR Lord & Tay­lor, one of the most respected names in re­tail­ing, pro­vides an ex­cep­tional com­bi­na­tion of high-qual­ity mer­chan­dise and cus­tomer ser­vice— earn­ing their motto “the Sig­na­ture of Amer­i­can Style.” M-Th 10 am-9:30 pm, F 10 am-10 pm, Sa 10 am-9:30 pm, Su 11 am-7 pm. King of Prus­sia Mall, 160 N. Gulph Road, King of Prus­sia,610.992.0333.

LOST + FOUND  Af­ford­able and trendy cloth­ing, shoes, jewelry and hand­bags abound at this Old City shop that caters to both men and women. Open M-F noon-7 pm, Sa 11 am-7 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. 133 N. Third St., 215.928.1311.

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. 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-forvis­i­tors 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. 1300 Mar­ket St., 215.241.9000.

NEIMAN MARCUS  Fash­ion-savvy shop­pers head to Neiman Marcus depart­ment store for the world’s best de­sign­ers and beauty brands. Open M-Sa 10 am-9 pm, Su noon- 6 pm. King of Prus­sia Mall, 170 N. Gulph Road, King of Prus­sia, 610.354.0500.

NEVER TOO SPOILED  This eclec­tic bou­tique of­fers a unique shop­ping ex­pe­ri­ence. Whether you are lo­cal or vis­it­ing, stop in to en­joy a whim­si­cal col­lec­tion of af­ford­able cloth­ing, ac­ces­sories, home goods, and gifts. Open M-Sa 10 am-7 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. 57 N. 3rd St., 215.928.0167.

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. The Shops at The Belle­vue, Broad and Wal­nut streets, 215.546.5007.

NORDSTORM  Nord­strom is one of the na­tion’s lead­ing fash­ion re­tail­ers, of­fer­ing a wide va­ri­ety of fine qual­ity ap­parel, shoes and ac­ces­sories for men, women and chil­dren. The store is renowned for cus­tomer ser­vice. M-Sa, 10 am-9:30 pm; Su, 11 am-7 pm. King of Prus­sia Mall, 190 N. Gulph Road, King of Prus­sia, 610.265.6111.

PHILADEL­PHIA VIN­TAGE AND CON­SIGN­MENT SHOPPE  A vin­tage glam heaven with one of a kind trea­sures. La­bels in­clude Chanel, Ba­len­ci­aga, Givenchy, and many more. Call or email to con­sign your trea­sures. Open Tu-Sa 11 am- 6 pm, ap­point­ments pre­ferred. 111 S. 12th St., 215.847.9751.

PLAT­INUM  Thriv­ing in Philly since 1999, Plat­inum has long been a one-stop shop for high qual­ity name brand cloth­ing. Brands in­clude 7 For All Kind, Diesel, Lacoste, True Reli­gion, and Comme Des Gar­cons. Open Su-M 11:30 am-8 pm, Tu-Th 11:30 am-9 pm, F-Sa 11:30-10 pm. 526 South St., 215.599.7528.

SCARLETT’S CLOSET A trea­sure trove of cou­ture vin­tage cloth­ing as well as hats, hand­bags, ac­ces­sories and el­e­gant an­tique lin­gerie. Also visit the sis­ter store, Scarlett’s (1018 Pine St.), for es­tate, an­tique and col­lectible jewelry. W-M 11 am- 6 pm. 1034 Pine St., 267.925.0307.

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. 128 S. 17th St., 267.239.5488.

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. 219 Mar­ket St., 215.625.4551.

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. 19th and San­som streets, 215.567.4662.

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. 1731 Ch­est­nut St., 215.563.2298.

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. 758 S. 4th St., 215.467.6065.

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. 124 N. Third St., 215.238.0825.

THE NORTH FACE  For more than 40 years, this well-known re­tailer has been mas­ter­ing tech­ni­cal, in­no­va­tive gear and ap­parel fit for all types of weather. Find jack­ets, ac­ces­sories, footwear, packs and equip­ment. Open M-Sa 10 am-8 pm, Su 11 am- 6 pm. 1515 Wal­nut St., 215.496.0332.

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 cloth-

ing, ac­ces­sories, and jewelry, all within view of the work­ing stu­dio. 323 Arch St., 215.546.5975.

TUXE BODYWEAR Body­suits in every color and style and ev­ery­day es­sen­tials. 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 re­tuck your shirt. Open Th 2 pm- 6 pm, F-Sa noon-7 pm. 1424 Wal­nut St., 267.603.4208.

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. 1509 Wal­nut St., 215.988.0194.

UR­BAN PRINCESS BOU­TIQUE  Ac­claimed as one of Philly’s best places to find unique, af­ford­able fash­ion and gifts. Fea­tures lo­cal or­ganic soaps and beauty prod­ucts, ar­ti­san jewelry, hand­bags, cloth­ing and gifts for every oc­ca­sion. New in­ven­tory ar­rives al­most daily. M-Sa 11 am-7 pm, Su noon-5 pm. 620 S. Fourth St., 267.909.8317.

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. 37 N. Third St., 267.671.0737.

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. 1701 Wal­nut St., 215.220.4965.

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. 1544 South St., 215.987.3534.

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