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BEST Women's Clothing, South

2013 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Lyn Evans Potpourri Designs

Norwell

Women of all ages and lifestyles flock to Lyn Evans Potpourri Designs for the latest trends. The mix—Nicole Miller, Bailey 44, Sanctuary Clothing, and more—is varied and comprehensive enough that, remarkably, mother and daughter can shop together here and both… read more »

2012 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Crossing Main

Hingham

Flirty dresses from Nanette Lepore. Gorgeous wedges from Tory Burch. Unique separates from Twin-Set. This chic Hingham boutique stocks the finest—and most versatile—selection of threads, shoes, and accessories in the area. read more »

2011 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Crossing Main

Hingham

The queen bee of the South Shore sartorial scene still reigns supreme, with a covetable selection of designer threads (Tracy Reese, Joie, Tory Burch). But we usually head straight for the shoe section, where we worship the latest offerings from… read more »

2008 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Crossing Main

Hingham

We’re calling time: The Complete Jane Austen is off the air—even the reruns, sniff!—so let’s all quit swooning over empire waists and velvet pelisses, and remember how much appeal, and how few petticoats, modern-day garments have. A trip to the… read more »

2007 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Crossing Main

Hingham

This Best of Boston hall-of-famer continues to preside with authority over South Shore style, offering a citified mix of party dresses and casual daywear from girly favorites Tracy Reese, Nanette Lepore, and Vera Wang Lavender. Upcoming spin-off Crossing Main for… read more »

2005 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Moth

Hingham

Break out your wallet, because every item in this quiet shop is a knockout. Racks of Chloé trousers share space with Catherine Malandrino flowing Grecian dresses. Intricate details play out on black Biya trenches embroidered with bright floral patterns and… read more »

2004 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Moth

Hingham

If it seems that women up and down the shore are looking more and more chic, credit ex-model Haven Tyler’s foray into designer retailing. Where else in the area can you find frilly Theory camisoles and sheer and shimmery Dubuc… read more »

2003 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Crossing Main

Hingham

An enclave of high-wattage style in a region otherwise devoted to Talbots, Crossing Main covers all the bases. Racks of Tolonen tulle-covered miniskirts and Tracy Reese paisley tops do double duty as both edgy and pretty, Kay Unger and Laundry… read more »

2002 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Crossing Main

Hingham

This pristine boutique is a museum of must-haves—except that nothing stays on the shelves for long. The sharp-eyed staff lays out a tempting guild of accessories (clean-lined Prada bags, funky Tocca totes) and outfits—just try walking away from the beautifully… read more »

2001 BEST Women's Clothing, South

Crossing Main

Hingham

This small boutique proves that bigger isn’t always better. Its meticulously culled collection of women’s wear is a perfect mix of contemporary and traditional. Even the classics have a modern twist. There’s also a good selection of toile pants, exquisite… read more »