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The Future of Retail Around Boston Is Better Than You Think

Local retailers are fighting back against the rise of e-commerce—by selling you something you can’t get anywhere else.

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What’s in Store: Easy Being Green

They may not get you high, but these cannabis-based beauty finds will still make you feel good.

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Object of Desire: Easy on the Eyes

Complete your autumn ensemble with a pair of specs from Morgenthal Frederics.

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What’s In Store: Hello, Handsome

Upgrade your grooming game with these just-for-the-gents goods and services.

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The Best Costume Shops in Boston? These Vintage Clothing Stores

Need a costume in a hurry? No need to fork over fistfuls of cash to Amazon for flimsy factory-made duds—Boston’s multitude of thrift shops, vintage […]

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The Lust Lineup: Color Story

Rosy hues have joined forces to create one of the season’s brightest trends.

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Impulse Buy: Cloak and Dagger

Just in time for sweater weather, the always-flattering cape makes a comeback.

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The Lust Lineup: Silk for Fall

The classic silk scarf gets a haute makeover for fall.

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Are In-Store Classes the Future of Retail in Boston?

Knitting! Baking! Bike-repair lessons! Is this really the future of retail in Boston? We follow the scent of money to find out.

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What’s in Store: Joy Rides

Find everything you need to hit the road at these local bike shops.

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What’s in Store: Eye Candy

Find shades for all of your summer days at these five Boston sunglasses shops.

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What’s in Store: The Write Stuff

When it’s time to sign on the dotted line, ditch the Bic in favor of a pen with panache.

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Impulse Buy: Time Honored

Whether it’s a gift for a new grad or an addition to Dad’s collection, a classic watch is always in style.

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Impulse Buy: Open Secrets

These handy flasks are almost too handsome to hide.

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What’s in Store: Boston Spots with Gifts for Expecting Moms

Baby showers tend to the newborn’s every need—but these local spots will help you pamper the mom-to-be, too.