Love to shop online, but want to support Louisville’s boutiques? Look no further. These local shops have evolved into the world of online shopping, making it possible to support area businesses from the comfort of your own home or even another city. Here are several local clothing boutiques that have a good web presence.
Rodeo Drive has a great comprehensive inventory full of clothing, shoes, jewelry, handbags and accessories. Plus, their site is constantly being updated with new items. There are often online sales, and if you sign up to receive their emails, you get 10 percent off your order. Let’s just say they give you a lot of incentives to shop on their site. Don’t want to wait for the item to be shipped to you? You can order it online and pick it up at the store. In addition to in-store pickup, Rodeo Drive also offers free shipping on orders over $100 and free gift wrapping.
SB Tip: Rodeo Drive posts new markdowns almost daily, so be sure to check out their sale section online.
Dress & Dwell, located in nearby New Albany, IN, has a beautiful website that is stockpiled with bold patterns paired with stunning pastels. In accordance with their name, they sell clothing and home accessories on their site, which is easy to navigate with beautiful photography. Dress & Dwell offers both in-store pickup and free delivery on orders over $50.
SB Tip: They also have a great selection of body, bath and beauty products.
Searching for the perfect Fourth of July outfit? J.McLaughlin has a great selection of nautical blues and bright scarves. Not just for the ladies, J.McLaughlin also has a great selection for men and children. Get free ground shipping on all orders, and you can always find great online markdowns, as well, so keep it bookmarked if you are hunting for a deal.
SB Tip: They currently have a great selection of summer dresses on sale.
Monkee’s website doesn’t include all of its inventory, but what they have is a greatest hits selection from their store. Online, Monkee’s has a great selection of Frye boots, some of which are even on sale, so get them while they’re hot! You’ll also find a wide selection of jeans in different cuts and colors. While you are on their site, check out the jewelry selection, too—they have a ton of great statement bangles. Make sure to check out the New Arrivals section to find chic print dresses and pants.
SB Tip: Find something you love? Keep a running wish list on their site.
The Modern Elegance website is jam-packed with staple outfit pieces, and they have the perfect jewelry to finish off any summer look. Peruse the selection of everyday dresses, and you don’t want to miss out on the Modern Elegance rompers and jumpsuits. They offer free standard shipping on all orders over $100.
SB Tip: Modern Elegance has a variety of ankle boots on sale … fall IS coming, after all.
To go with its bricks-and-mortar store located in the Highlands, Dot Fox has a colorful and picturesque website adorned with boho chic clothing and accessories. Check out their great summer dresses, and also their inventory of men’s shirts, lingerie and vintage pieces. Dot Fox also supports local businesses, so make sure you take a look at their Locally Made section.
SB Tip: Go for the fashion, stay for the shoe selection.
Louisville-based Colonial Designs has a website bursting with colorful, patterned tunics and dresses. Their patterned skirts and sarongs are perfect for summer days and nights. Colonial Designs’ handbags are great for carrying the basics around town, and you won’t want to miss out on their scalloped shorts, which come in three different colors.
SB Tip: Make sure to check out their featured products on the home page for current trends.
So whether you’re staying home because of the heat, or you had to move away from Louisville, you can still support your favorite boutiques … online!