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BEST Women's Clothing

1992 BEST Women's Clothing

Henri Bendel

Chestnut Hill

You’ve decided to get married in the morning and you don’t have a thing to wear. The helpful staff at Bendel’s will find the perfect outfit. Or maybe you need a silk necktie for that all-important board meeting. They’ll find… read more»

1992 BEST Women's Clothing, Petite



Though not the largest collection in town, this shop has, inch for inch, the most tasteful selections. read more»

1991 BEST Women's Clothing

Bonwit Teller


The feel of a classy boutique and the selection of a classy department store. Everything from Liz Claiborne to DKNY. read more»

1991 BEST Women's Clothing, Work



The excellent service and free coffee are a pleasure, but it really gets fun when you realize the beautiful, practical separates are generally less than $200 a piece. read more»

1990 BEST Women's Clothing, Large Size

The Forgotten Woman


Lovely clothes, lovely staff. Shop with dignity. read more»

1989 BEST Women's Clothing, Plus Size

That Special Woman


Upscale, contemporary clothing from cotton basics to Givenchy, in sizes 14 to 26. read more»

1989 BEST Women's Clothing, Businesswear


Newton Highlands

Of course, no one can afford anything here, but it’s nice to aspire to. read more»

1989 BEST Women's Clothing, Manhattan Transplant

Betsey Johnson


Tramp togs even a lady will like. read more»

1988 BEST Women's Clothing, Petites

Saks Fifth Avenue


Almost makes you glad you’re small. read more»

1987 BEST Women's Clothing, Traditional



No cutting edges, but nice threads. read more»