Adorning your closet with couture treasures doesn’t have to wipe out your wallet with $1,000-plus price tags. If you know where to look, triple-digit treasures can get you feeling just as haute to trot. These chic boutiques offer runway-ready apparel for fashionistas on a budget.
In just two years, this budding fashion house has inched its way to the top of Atlanta’s design ranks. Thoughtful construction, classic silhouettes and elegant prints make this collection suitable for the modern woman, regardless of shape, age and background. The versatility and timelessness of Abbey Glass’ collection is second only to its femininity and edge. Stop by her Buckhead studio or shop online.
Guffey's of Atlanta
Bespoke men of Atlanta have thanked their stylish stars for this institution for 40-plus years. The sleek, chic and elegant men’s shop specializes in custom and made-to-measure dressy casual and business casual clothing—think impeccably tailored three-piece suits in a diverse palette of prints, textures and colors. Guffey’s covers the gamut from contemporary to traditional to eclectic, so every dapper gent can have his day. Alterations, pick-up and delivery are available. Private showings by appointment. Open Tu-Sa.
For 30 years, this inviting and friendly boutique has been a go-to of chic Atlantans. The contemporary womenswear here—including brands like Stella McCartney, Chloe and Tom Ford—makes up the sleek curated collection that has given this shop three decades of success. Open Tu-Sa.
Rigby & Peller
What if you could dress yourself in the lingerie of royalty? Known for its jaw-droppingly simple and accurate bra fittings and high-end lines, Rigby & Peller has been The Royal Bra Fitter to H.M. Queen Elizabeth II since 1960. The new-to-the-U.S. retailer is known globally for having a professional staff that pampers women while equipping them with sexy, functional and luxurious undergarments. Collections include PrimaDonna, Empreinte, Stella McCartney and Panache, and cover an impressive range of sizes. Reservations are recommended for fittings. Open daily.
This luxury menswear line recently opened in the haute Shops Buckhead Atlanta, which is consistently likened to the South’s own Rodeo Drive. Robert Talbott takes a materials-first approach to its pieces, which means each garment is crafted with a singular focus on craftsmanship and quality. The resulting line offers modern twists on old-school masculine silhouettes, like a sweater jacket that manages to combine the best aspects of blazers and cardigans. Open daily.