The clink of glasses, a roaring fireplace, delectable canapés – the holiday party season is in full swing and you’re invited. Now what are you going to wear? You’re in luck, because the Detroit area has boutiques filled with stunning gowns, flirty party dresses and dapper suit jackets. Stop by any of the shops listed below. The staff will have you stepping into that holiday party looking like a numba one stunna!
Lost & Found
510 South Washington Ave.
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Try Lost & Found to put a unique spin on your outfit this holiday. This vintage shop is filled to the brim with amazing vintage pieces that will add something special to your holiday ensemble. Kick your look up a notch by choosing a stand-out accessory such as a mod bangle, metallic choker, a retro purse or to-die-for pump. Be the star of the show in a chic cocktail dress that will place you in the spotlight, catapulting you onto everyone’s radar the moment you step into the room.
4240 Cass Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201
Detroit Human is the place to shop if you want to stand out from the crowd during the holiday party season. Each piece in this boutique represents fashion in the now. From a striking skirt to a stunning dress that hugs your bod in all of the right spots, this is the shop to find a killer ensemble. Step into Detroit Human as just that, a mere human, and exit looking like the superstar you know you were meant to be.
166 W. Maple Road
Birmingham, MI 48009
Something cute for a casual affair can definitely be found at Caruso Caruso. This boutique features both men’s and women’s fashions. Here you will find a selection of premium jeans that runs deep, and a ton of t-shirts that can be paired with a sparkling blazer to create a festive look. If you’re in the market for a special piece to add to your wardrobe, ask one of the personal stylists to assist you in your selection. The staff consists of fashion experts that are great at finding exactly what shoppers are looking for.
The Peacock Room
15 E. Kirby St.
Detroit, MI 48202
Look to the Peacock Room for specialty pieces and personalized service. Discover key pieces that transcend trends at this boutique located at the Park Shelton. Search through the perfect mix of vintage and new apparel to create a stunning holiday ensemble that will knock your socks off – not to mention your date’s! This spot is a must for ladies looking to wow the crowd. The styles are elegant and unconventional, and daring and restrained all at the same time. Step through the doors you’ll see.
215 S. 4th Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
When you want to look put together, but not over the top, head over to Today. This shop caters to men exclusively, and there are miles of attire to pour over. The staff is on high alert to keep you fresh and suave, without looking too stuffy. This store also carries shoes, so you can basically assemble your entire holiday outfit in one fell swoop, and be done with it.
After receiving a BA in Photography from Savannah College of Art & Design, Nicole Wrona began working with a diverse range of musicians. In addition, she is a freelance writer for numerous publications. Her work can be found at www.metalleaves.com and Examiner.com.