Women can spend hours poring over fashion magazines and reading websites checking up on the latest styles. Achieving that perfect look for an important presentation or a night on the town fills you with self-confidence. Your personal style is an expression of who you are. For help looking your best for every occasion check out what’s in fashion at Baltimore’s best womenswear clothing stores.–Amy Gardner Mcneal

Double Dutch

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3616 Falls Road
Baltimore, MD 21211
(410) 554- 0055

This award-winning boutique features contemporary style from some of today’s most creative designers, including Obey, BB Dakota and Dear Creatures. Located in funky Hampden, Doubledutch specializes in fresh, fun designs. This store offers young style, perfect for women looking for clothes that will take them from Saturday morning at the coffeehouse to an evening at a local music show. The shop also features unique jewelry, handbags, shoes and accessories. Hours: Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday, 11a.m. to 5 p.m.


910 South Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21230
(410) 244-5114

Babe is a go-to source for great quality designer fashion in Baltimore. With a carefully handpicked inventory of designs from fashion favorites like Hudson and Rich & Skinny, Babe combines fabulous style with great service. The staff is always ready to help you find the perfect look to fit your needs for casual, evening or business wear. Babe’s constantly changing limited inventory ensures that you won’t be showing up in the same dress as your friends to the next big party. Featured in dozens of local and national magazines, Babe is a fixture on the list of Baltimore’s best womenswear clothing stores. Hours: Wednesday through Friday, noon to 8 p.m.; Saturday, noon to 6 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. Closed Monday and Tuesday.


813 South Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21231
(410) 522-0941

A celebration of modern, feminine style, Cupcake in Fells Point is a regular stop for Baltimore fashionistas. Dresses from BCBG and casuals from J Brand jeans will help you find the clothes you need to make a statement. Styles range from contemporary casual to night-out glam. The helpful sales staff and fun, upbeat environment make shopping here a pleasure. The staff makes a great effort to remember regulars and what they like. Hours: Monday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday, 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.