Best of Boston

Best Boutique

2019 Best Boutique, South

Welch Company

For almost as long as there’s been a Scituate Harbor, it seems like there’s been a Welch Company. What started as a general/hardware store during [...] read more»
2019 Best Boutique, West


“What’s on the hanger sometimes looks different on the body, and there’s never any pressure to buy,” owner Judi Rizley assured us when we called [...] read more»
2017 Best Boutique, Women's

All Too Human

Two years after Louis closed, All Too Human proprietor Jessica Knez's outside-the-box selection is breathing new life into the city's fashion scene. Her storefront just [...] read more»
2016 Best Boutique, Martha's Vineyard

Driftwood Jewelry

Oak Bluffs
This carefully curated addition to the shopping scene is proof that not all vacation souvenirs need be tacky. Vineyard artisans are the star here, with [...] read more»
2016 Best Boutique, Designer


Last August, Hermès unveiled a new and improved Back Bay showroom, nearly doubling its fashionable footprint with more than 8,700 square feet over two stories. [...] read more»
2015 Best Boutique, Martha's Vineyard

Pandora’s Box

For the sweetest shopping on the Vineyard, head up-island to the fishing village of Menemsha, where a row of funky storefronts line the road to [...] read more»
2009 Best Boutique, Clothing


Chestnut Hill
While most specialty clothing boutiques are inviting enough, it's increasingly hard to find ones that risk stocking merchandise that is, in fact, special—that is to [...] read more»
2008 Best Boutique, Debut


In our fantasies, we while away our days in a Parisian café, composing flowery prose over café au lait. In reality, we've got desk jobs [...] read more»
1983 Best Boutique, Clothing


Second year in a row. read more»
1982 Best Boutique


Also has the best-dressed salespeople. read more»