We’re going bananas over Birmingham’s boutiques in this edition of FINDS. We’ve scoured the city’s local boutiques for the best items this January, and found 19 fab FINDS. From trendy to classic and laid-back to sublime, these garments will inspire you to get creative with your winter wardrobe!
Hunter Bell coat
This eye-catching blue coat by Hunter Bell, with its chic three-quarter sleeves and dramatic collar, is sure to turn heads. Pair it with your favorite little black dress or your comfy boyfriend jeans, and you’ll look effortlessly chic either way! Find it for $440 at Manhattan South.
Burberry quilted jacket
This lovely quilted jacket in the uber-trendy rust color is the perfect winter staple. The London-based Burberry brand exudes a quintessentially British country glamour. Don it and take a walk, imagining yourself in the Cotswolds for a lovely country picnic with William and Kate! Find this unused Burberry beauty (which normally retails for $595) for $325 at Second Hand Rose.
Military jacket & button-down shirt
Exude edgy, casual charm in this laid-back plaid button-down shirt and military jacket with playful patches. Whether running errands or gathering with friends on a lazy Saturday, this trendy ensemble offers classic elements in a soft and comfy fabric. Find the Sadie & Sage olive military jacket for $65 and the Beach Lunch Lounge navy shirt for $68 at Gus Mayer.
Reversible fleece jacket and silk scarf
This cozy fleece jacket does double-duty with its two-tone reversible feature. The multicolored silk scarf also has a vibrant magenta side. Both pieces possess clean, classic lines for a lovely contrast to the vibrant hues. Get playful with colors with this fab duo. Find the fleece jacket, normally $190, and the silk scarf, normally $48 — both 50% off — at Town & Country Clothes.
GET GUSSIED UP!
With a classic collar in eye-catching sparkles, this A-line dress with cap sleeves exudes dizzying ’60s glamour. You’ll feel like a preppy-chic character in “Mad Men” in this bright turquoise number — an unforgettable mash-up of bold and classic meets dainty and feminine. Find it for $275 at Marella.
Pink leather mini skirt
This pink leather skirt takes the mini skirt to the next level. The art-forward laser-cut floral pattern along with the unconventional pink combine to make a striking mini skirt not often seen. Find it for $149 at Theadora Abbeyluxe.
Geometric statement necklace
Nothing finishes off a simple understated look like a bold statement necklace, and this geometric cluster of stones will surely turn heads. Find it for $205 at The Clothes Tree by Deborah.
This woven blazer with fringe trim and subtle metallic thread throughout lends an undeniable Chanel-esque elegance to any look. Pair it with skinny jeans, a silk blouse and ballet flats for a sophisticated yet fashion-forward look. Find it for $395 at Theadora Abbeyluxe.
COZY UP BY THE FIRE
Soft tanks & tees
Once you try these super-soft shirts by Z Supply, you’ll never look back. In understated feminine cuts that can be dressed up or down, they will be a new closet staple. Find the sleek jersey pocket tees for $42 and the tanks for $36 at fab’rik.
Chemise & robe
This lovely rose-colored chemise with black lace detail and matching robe is the perfect answer to getting comfy while looking stylish. If you prefer to feel elegant in the comfort of your own home, this set is for you. Find the chemise for $160 and the robe for $120 at The Lingerie Shoppe.
Sherpa fleece pullover
This ultra-soft sherpa fleece pullover by Southern Shirt will become your favorite cozy winter staple. Prepare yourself to fall in love with this plush garment! Find it for $108 at Alabama Outdoors.
Whether you are lounging at home, doing yoga, walking your pup or running errands, these “Look at Me Now” seamless leggings by Spanx are like a second skin and uber-stylish to boot! Find them for $68 at Monkee’s of Mountain Brook.
Swan Creek Candle Co. candles
Nothing says “relaxing, rejuvenating night at home” quite like the glow of candles and your favorite aromatic scents wafting through the air. These soybean wax candles come in a variety of tantalizing aromas, from white willow breeze and crisp cotton to Lavender & Lemongrass to summer rain. Find them in a variety of fragrances for $14.99 each at Ambiance.
FOR YOUR TOOTSIES
These sleek booties by Dee Keller offer understated elegance with fashion-forward style. Absent of zippers or clasps, the clean, striking design becomes the central focus. Find them for $275 at Manhattan South.
Platform espadrille slip-ons
Similar to the classic Vans sneakers, these trendy slip-ons combine the bohemian, laid-back charm of espadrilles with a striking, chunky platform. Not only are these Sam Edelman shoes truly unique, but they are comfortable! Find the gray for $90 and the black for $99 at Shoefly.
Simply Southern socks
These high-quality, extra-comfy house socks feature treads on the soles that have major soul! With sayings like “Live Love Cheer” and “Happy Camper,” they are sure to put a little spring in your step! Find them for $10 a pair at Snap Girls.
Even though the temps are frigid, the sun is still hard at work, so make sure to protect your skin with sunscreen and your eyes with a fabulous pair of sunglasses. These Key West sunnies in white and Uluwatu sunnies in brown and black are chic and ready to protect your baby blues! Find them, ranging from $95 to $120, at Elle.
Stay warm and fashionable with these classic leopard-print earmuffs. Whether you’re on the slopes in the Northwest or in Sweet Home Alabama, these fabulous earmuffs will ensure you’re a tres chic snow bunny! Find them for $19.50 at Soca.
Luxury cleansers for him
Treat the special guy in your life to Jack Black’s luxury body washes and more. The Turbo Wash for hair and body includes notes of rosemary, eucalyptus and juniper berry, while the All-Over Wash for face, hair and body features a nourishing jojoba protein. Find the 33-ounce Turbo Wash for $50 and the 33-ounce All-Over Wash for $46, as well as a wide range of other Jack Black skin care and shaving products, at Remon’s.
Here’s to a happy and stylish 2017!