Fashion

BEST Dry Cleaners

DRY CLEAN CITY

Every dry cleaned garment is only $2.25. No surprises! Dry Clean City debuted in Charlotte in 2005 and continues to grow with each location cleaning a minimum of 1,200 garments a day.
Multiple Locations

Dedicated to making you look your best, ABBEYDALE is a gentleman’s brand that blends modernism with a dash of nostalgia, offering unique styles and looks, hand crafted with exacting standards and service like the days of old.
116 W. 4th St.
Charlotte | 28202 | 704.737.4274

Alexander Hats has been a landmark in Charlotte and is your source for a full range of quality headwear. Every necessary detail is found in the integrity of each hat.
4401 E. Independence Blvd., S100
Charlotte | 28205 | 704.537.6228
131 Brevard Ct.
Charlotte | 28202 | 704.335.0424

BEST Dressing Up Your Pooch

ALL PAWS BOUTIQUE & GROOMING SPA

Dedicated to getting your favorite four-legged friend dressed to the K-9’s. All Paws Boutique and spa has everything you need to spoil your furry friend.
16640 Lancaster Hwy.
Charlotte | 28277 | 704.542.3662

BEST Alterations To Fit

ANNA'S ALTERATIONS

Anna’s Alterations are the leaders in the industry when it comes to a variety of garment alteration services for both men and women. They are family-owned and operated.
Multiple Locations

BEST Buy Makeup

AVEDA INSTITUTE CHARLOTTE

Aveda Institute Charlotte is continuously enrolling with classes starting every other month. The Aveda Institute students are always on hand to do makeovers and practice their skills on new clients.
1520 South Blvd.
Charlotte | 28203 | 704.333.9940

BEST Shoe Repair

BELK SHOE REPAIR

Belk Shoe Repair is low cost shoe repair at affordable prices. Enjoy shopping the department store while your shoes are being fixed.
4400 Sharon Rd.
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.364.4252

A boutique that has style and character, clientele can expect a classic vintage atmosphere to cater their distinct originality. They feature hand-picked exclusive private label brands for those who seek an authentic experience.
1800 Camden Rd., S105
Charlotte | 28203 | 980.833.1135

Blush boutique offers a unique mix of fashion and accessories with a range of price points and styles that will appeal to the women of Charlotte, regardless of age or budget.
1504 Camden Rd.
Charlotte | 28203 | 704.375.7585

Botanical Tans uses beet-based dyes that can give you a vibrant and healthy suntan without the harmful effects that tanning causes the body and the environment.
6324 Fairview Rd., S112
Charlotte | 28210 | 704.299.6612

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A men's underwear, swimwear and loungewear store will redefine how men shop and look in all things intimate, active and leisure.
1426 S. Tryon St.
Charlotte | 28203 | 704.376.6612

Buckle markets a wide selection of brand names and private label casual apparel, including denims, other casual bottoms, tops, sportswear, outerwear, accessories and footwear.
6801 Northlake Mall Dr., S121
Charlotte | 28216 | 704.596.4391

It is the purpose of Buffalo Exchange to lead the resale fashion industry, provide a livelihood for its employees, a fair return to its owners and achieve sustainable profitability.
1521 Central Ave.
Charlotte | 28205 | 704.372.2300

At Scout & Molly’s of Charlotte, they want to create a laid back atmosphere where you never feel pressured. Come relax on the sofa, meet the dog, and look at some fantastic clothes!
3920 Sharon Rd., SB150
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.817-7009

BEST Running Shoes

CHARLOTTE RUNNING COMPANY

A Running Specialty Store serving Charlotte and the surrounding area. They offer expert shoe fitting, running and walking footwear, athletic clothing, and accessories.
1412 East Blvd., SG
Charlotte | 28203 | 704.377.8786

BEST Nightlife Attire

CHEZELLE BOUTIQUE

ChezElle Boutique is constantly filled with new designers they have the hippest bags, clothes, and fashionable jewelry.
532 Governor Morrison St., S120
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.365-4680

If there is a penchant for timeless apparel and accessories, explore premium collections within the premier mobile fashion boutique of the Carolinas. Accessibility of Circa360 will not only revitalize your fashion intuition, it will stimulate your senses.

BEST Barber Shop For Him

CITY BARBERS AT UPTOWN

A traditional barber shop that offers a hot lather neck shave with every cut, City Barbers also have extras like TVs at each chair and a fully stocked fridge. Prices are reasonable, and talented barbers take your standard men's cut up a few notches.
100 N. Tryon St., S275
Charlotte | 28202 | 704.887.9736

Denim House is a welcome exercise in duality that celebrates laid-back luxe in the most decadent way.
2900 Selwyn Ave., SB
Charlotte | 28209 | 704.665.5555

Diamonds Direct knows every customer has a budget- and it is the goal of their skilled diamond experts to provide the necessary guidance and diamond education to help you choose the right diamond for your fiancé and your budget.
4521 Sharon Rd., S101
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.532.9041

BEST Leisure Loungewear

E MARTINI

E Martini is best known for their fine lingerie and swimwear, and hosts a variety of other leisurewear that seeks to make every woman feel sexy and comfortable.
532 Governor Morrison St., S130
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.442.5535

BEST Men’s Grooming

EMERSON JOSEPH

Emerson Joseph was built to offer one-of-a-kind grooming experiences for the style-conscious professional and average joe alike. With just the right blend of top-notch services, comfortable surroundings, and urban sophistication.
221 S. Tryon St.
Charlotte | 28202 | 704.343.3443
14815 Ballantyne Village Way, S105
Charlotte | 28277 | 704.369.5181

FAVORITE Makeup Female Artist

ERICA ARCILESI

Besides being one of the top makeup artist she Producer at CFG STYLE WEEK, Co-Founder at Charlotte Fashion Guild and Owner at Create.
704.608.7010

BEST Handbags To Hold

FAB'RIK BOUTIQUE

There is more to shopping than clothing! fab'rik has coined the "experience shopping" tagline. Every fab'rik employee is a personal shopper who is committed to making sure each person that visits leaves feeling GORGE!
7808 Rea Rd., SC
Charlotte | 28277 | 704.541.6065

Fresh Exclusive is an 80/20 consignment store in which all shoes are authentic, deadstock, brand new, never worn unless otherwise noted in the description of each particular item.
2001 Commonwealth Ave.
Charlotte | 28205 | 704.335.0202

BEST Hair Salon

FRESH SALON

Fresh Salon Charlotte is a professional yet inviting Charlotte hair salon dedicated to providing clients with beautiful, healthy hair and quality products in a positive enjoyable atmosphere.
5349 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy., S800
Charlotte | 28277 | 704.841-2100

BEST Tattoo Parlor

FU'S CUSTOM TATTOOS

Fu's Custom Tattoo is the Premier and only Full Custom Tattoo Studio located in the heart of Charlotte's NoDa Arts District! Staffed by 8 friendly and professional industry veterans more than capable of making your ideas become reality!
3200 N. Davidson St.
Charlotte | 28205 | 704.376.4556

BEST Blow Out Bar

GLA'MOUR BLO OUT BAR

Gl'amour Blowout Bar & More offers a full service salon, hair extensions, eyelash extensions, make-up, facials, chemical peels, waxing, and spray tanning! This is a fun environment where you can embrace your beauty.
20121 N. Main St., SC
Cornelius | 28031 | 704.655.2508

H&M always has the best customer offering in each and every market. They offer collections that are wide-ranging and varied for women, men, teenagers and children at an unbeatable value.
6801 Northlake Mall Dr.
Charlotte | 28216 | 855.466.7467

Creativity, personal expression and global cultures have always inspired HandPicked. The HandPicked collection includes handbags, wallets, pashminas, home décor and a huge collection of monogram gifts.
Multiple Locations

They boast a clean, well-maintained collection of leather jackets, dresses, and wide-collar button-downs. Everything is arranged by color to make shopping for your favorite vintage apparel simple and fun.
1514 Central Ave.
Charlotte | 28205 | 704.334.0538

Great selection of comfy and sexy sleepwear. Extensive selection of bras including sizes from 30-46 and cup sizes A-M. Professional fitters will assist in finding the bra that will make you feel great and look stylish in your clothes.
4310 Sharon Rd., UT13
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.377.7954

BEST Consignment Shop (Women)

J.T. POSH CONSIGNMENT

An upscale consignment boutique located in Charlotte, North Carolina specializing in new and consigned Women's clothing, shoes, handbags and jewelry.
2400 Park Rd., S2A
Charlotte | 28203 | 704.375.1334

BEST Fashion T-Shirt

JOHNNY FLY CLOTHING

Johnny Fly Clothing Company is a lifestyle integrated into a wearable piece of artwork. They blend images and icons involved in people’s everyday lives into modern and unique clothing.
888.987.5359

8430 Rea Rd., S140
Charlotte | 28277 | 980.939.1983

Le Petit Spa uses the best products possible; Priti will transform your face and your soul in just one visit.
6324 Fairview Rd., S101
Charlotte | 28210 | 980.406.3269

BEST Lovely Lashes

LA LA LASHES

La La Lashes Eyelash Boutique is a high-end beauty boutique specializing in Xtreme semi-permanent eyelash extensions. They provide a full variety of Xtreme Lash Extensions, Natural Lash Lifts, customized brow shaping, waxing and threading techniques.
841 Baxter St., S114
Charlotte | 28202 | 704.366.5274

BEST Women’s Clothing

LAVENDAR BOUTIQUE

The minute you walk into this SoHo inspired store, you’ll feel like you’re on the streets of New York! With the latest designer labels you’re sure to find something fashionable and fearless for your next girl’s night out or vacation with the husband.
279 Williamson Rd.
Mooresville | 28117 | 704.663.2880

As a contemporary women’s boutique, carries both clothing and accessories, which includes jewelry, makeup, purses, and shoes. The selection with varied price points encompasses all aspects of a wardrobe and makes Lipp Boutique a one-stop shop.
Multiple Locations

Capitol currently stocks designs from Balenciaga, Rodarte, Marc Jacobs, Chloe, Oscar de la Renta, Nina Ricci, and Lanvin, along with jewelry by Marie-Helene de Taillac, Irene Neuwirth, and The Gem Palace.
4010 Sharon Rd.
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.366.0477

Capitol currently stocks designs from Balenciaga, Rodarte, Marc Jacobs, Chloe, Oscar de la Renta, Nina Ricci, and Lanvin, along with jewelry by Marie-Helene de Taillac, Irene Neuwirth, and The Gem Palace.
4010 Sharon Rd.
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.366.0477

MyEyeDr. offers superior vision care using the latest technology and the highest quality lenses. We also have the area's largest selection of value, designer and luxury eyewear and provide expert evaluation, fitting and follow-up care for contact lenses.
2550 W. Arrowood Rd., S130
Charlotte | 28273 | 704.522.8000
114 S. Tryon St.
Charlotte | 28202 | 704.943.5115

BEST Bridal Boutique

NEW YORK BRIDE & GROOM

New York Bridge & Groom has something for everyone’s budget. Their store is stocked with the latest fashions for brides-to-be, grooms, wedding parties and prom goers. Stop by and see why they were voted Best Bridal Boutique in Charlotte.
4618 South Blvd.
Charlotte | 28209 | 704.529.6400

BEST Smoothest Skin (Waxing)

NUE BROWS TO BRAZILIANS & NAIL LOUNGE

NUE’ takes waxing to another level by catering to the exclusive needs of the modern waxed woman and man. The wax associates are professionally trained and provide a convenient solution to an everyday inconvenience.
1315 East Blvd., S160
Charlotte | 28203 | 980.335.0000

Ole Mason Jar is dedicated to bringing the gentleman’s lifestyle to those who currently are, and those who aspire to become a modern gentleman. They not only offer great clothes, but also great content and are dedicated to Preserving Southern Sophistication.
980.202.2173

BEST Pregnant People Need Clothes Too

ONE HOT MAMA MATERNITY CONSIGNMENT

One Hot Mama’s goal is that no mother-to-be feels out of style as they progress through their pregnancy. As a consignment store fresh style and brand name maternity clothes are always available at affordable prices.
8514 Park Rd.
Charlotte | 28210 | 704.421.5610

BEST Tanning Salon

PALM BEACH TAN

Palm Beach Tan is the world leader in sunless tanning, offering the latest in Mystic Tan and VersaSpa spray tanning systems.
Multiple Locations

Whether you are a highly driven professional, super mom, academic all-star, struggling artist, businessman or sassy senior Platinum Hair Bar is the place. Platinum Hair Bar is dedicated to providing the best services, experience and atmosphere.
13631 Providence Rd.
Weddington | 28104 | 704.849.8069

BEST Nail Salon

POLISHED NAIL BAR

Polished Nail Bar Charlotte is committed to delivering services that promote health, well-being, comfort and beauty. Sit back and enjoy a cool beverage while the professionals at Polished pamper you.
Multiple Locations

BEST Place for Organic Brands of Clothing

POOLE SHOP

Poole Shop is Charlotte’s number one place to find organic clothing in Charlotte. If you are seeking something unique and environmentally friendly to add to your collection look no further than Poole Shop.
4010 Sharon Rd.
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.553.8868
6815 Phillips Place Ct.
Charlotte | 28210 | 704.553.8868 F icon

BEST Most Relaxing Spa

RE SALON & MED SPA

Re combines innovation in salon services with distinctive med spa services that exert the newest technology in facial resurfacing and laser treatments all the while providing an experience like no other.
1212 South Blvd.
Charlotte | 28203 | 704.334.8087

If you are looking for the freshest fashion in the heart of Charlotte look no further than Revolution. Knowledgeable staff will help you find the perfect outfit for every occasion.
210 E. Trade St., SE280
Charlotte | 28202 | 704.971.1990

Revolve Men’s Consignment is an upscale men’s consignment store that specializes in high-end designer clothes for men.
1222 East Blvd.
Charlotte | 28203 | 704.817.7845

Ritu Selects strives in bringing quality products to the USA for the South Asian community, all the way from different zones in India such as Mumbai, New Delhi and various cities in the states of Rajasthan, West Bengal, Kashmir and Gujarat.
Concord | 28027 | 704.858.0782

At Sally's Optical, glasses are much more than just medical devices, and will change the way you think about eyewear. Offering a collection of couture, handmade limited production of exceptionally crafted and well designed frames from designers who specialize in one thing eyewear.
1419 East Blvd., SC
Charlotte | 28203 | 704.342.0123

At Salon M2, we provide people a planet friendly atmosphere, while providing an excellent customer experience. They are a salon of professionals dedicated to raising the bar in our city.
8430 Rea Rd. S140
Charlotte | 28277 | 980.939.1983

BEST Thrift Store

SALVATION ARMY

If you have time to hunt the racks there is no better thrift shop that the Salvation Army. Sales and donations help the community. You can always leave the Salvation Army with a killer outfit at unbelievably low prices.
Multiple Locations

SILVERFLY is a specialty men’s shop with a fresh, sophisticated take on urban living and the only all men’s clothing retailer of its kind in Charlotte.
1111 Metropolitan Ave., S150
Charlotte | 28204 | 980.819.7216

Ski Country Sports has served skiers and snowboarders for over 25 years. They have the largest selection, best prices and, most importantly, the best staff. They also serve up Tennis and carry everything that you will need to take to the court.
4151 Park Rd.
Charlotte | 28209 | 704.523.2553

SHU is the one-stop shop to find the perfect accessories for any outfit whether they be shoes, handbags, jewelry or accessories. Shu is expanding to carry a men’s selection as well as their current inventory.
1426 S. Tryon St.
Charlotte | 28203 | 704.372.6223

Sloan has become the destination for contemporary clothing, jewelry and accessories.
1419-G East Blvd.
Charlotte | 28203| 704.338.1400

The Sporting Gent is a locally owned and operated gentleman's clothier and outfitter displaying a selection of fine outdoor and casual brands. Their mission is as simple as it is classic, from the field to the dinner table.
2848 Selwyn Ave.
Charlotte | 28209 | 704.896.5600

FAVORITE Makeup Male Artist

STANLEY OWINGS, IMPACT COLOR COSMETICS

Stanley Owings, creator of iMpact color cosmetics, has designed and formulated a line of beauty products to revolutionize the way a woman looks at herself in the mirror.
1819 E. 7th St.
Charlotte | 28204 | 704.334.3211

Connected by a love of fine things and even better prices, Charlotte-area native Cindy Siesel set out in late 2010 to fill a hole in Charlotte’s retail landscape by opening Summerbird, an inspired collaborative boutique.
1222 East Blvd.
Charlotte | 28203 | 980.613.8395

Flow by Tara is owned and operated by Tara Michelle Davis of Charlotte. Tara has been designing since she was a child. First she started sewing beautiful dresses for her Barbie Doll and now she is making dresses for sophisticated women.
136 E. 36th St.
Studio 5 Hart Witzen Gallery
Charlotte | 28206

BEST Men's Suits

TAYLOR RICHARDS & CONGER

Taylor Richards & Conger is a locally owned and operated boutique for men featuring a unique collection of lifestyle clothing for men. TRC offers a wide range of products, including shoes, sportswear, clothing, furnishings and made-to-measure clothing.
6907 Phillips Place Ct.
Charlotte | 28210 | 704.366.9092

BEST Bath Products

THE BOULEVARD AT SOUTH END

In this shop, gifts, trinkets, and items you never knew you needed (such as a “mandle”—male scented candles nested in real beer and liquor bottles) line the shelves and displays. Much of the store’s inventory is locally made in the South.
1447 S. Tryon St.
Charlotte | 28203 | 980.219.7526

They are a specialty retail business, which provides its members with added value services and helps them buy the high quality products they need to achieve a new level of fitness.
721 Governor Morrison St.
Charlotte | 28211 | 704.442.3930
9816 Rea Rd., SI
Charlotte | 28277 | 704.544.4626

Windsor Jewelers is a family-owned and operated business with a true dedication to meeting the needs of all customers who walk through their doors. They are a proud member of the Leading Jewelers of the World.
6809 Phillips Place Ct.
Charlotte | 28210 | 704.556.7747