Louisville is undoubtedly fashionable, with a local flavor all its own. And with the end of summer in sight, we’ve got our eye out for late-summer sales and transitional tops, layers, and to see us into the early days of fall. To help you shop the best of Louisville, we’ve rounded up the best locally-owned boutiques offering up women’s clothing, accessories, and gift items. Happy shopping!
Neighborhood: St. Matthews
This Nashville-based business offers fashion-forward pieces at an affordable price point — and the Lexington Road shop is the company’s only location outside of Tennessee. In addition to in-store shopping, Blush offers free shipping on orders over $75, with free in-store returns and exchanges. The boutique also provides a secret shopper program for customers to earn gift cards for Blush merchandise.
Neighborhood: Brownsboro Village
More info: shopatcirce.com
Circe has been offering fashionable clothing to Louisville since 2003. From dresses and skirts to accessories, caps, and more, you’ll find a bit of everything at this Louisville boutique — all at mid-level price points. Quality items that won’t break the bank? Yes, please!
Him & Her
Neighborhood: East Louisville
More info: shophimandher.com
As its name suggests, half of this shop (owned by husband-and-wife team Ross and Diana Wallace) is dedicated to women’s apparel, accessories, and shoes. When it comes to accessories, customers can expect to find Stetson hats, Goorin Bros. animal farm hats, and other current trends. Try personal styling services for fashion help or a wardrobe refresh!
Neighborhood: Holiday Manor
More info: shoprodeodrive.com
Located in the Holiday Manor shopping center, Rodeo Drive is an upscale, luxurious boutique with everything from clothing and accessories to perfume and soaps. This splurge-worthy store is a great place to shop for a Derby hat or cocktail dress.
Neighborhood: Crescent Hill
More info: shopthepeacock.com
This designer boutique brings brands like Rag & Bone, Chico, Apiece Apart, and more to Derby City. The staff takes pride in providing a hands-on, luxurious shopping experience, with private shopping appointments and styling consultations available. Customers can also enjoy free shipping throughout the US for orders of $250 or more.
Six Sisters Boutique
More info: sixsistersnulu.com
This NuLu spot is owned and operated by Katie Meinhart, who comes from a family of local business owners and is one of six sisters. Katie offers affordable apparel in sizes ranging from extra small up to 3X, plus all the jewelry, handbags, and other accessories needed to complete an outfit. Customers can also expect home decor, children’s clothing, and gifts here. Both in-store and online shopping — with shipping — are available.