Top Local Boutiques For Back To School Clothes Shopping In Denver

July 30, 2013 6:00 AM

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It’s time to go back to school, which means it’s time for some new duds. There is no reason to go to the mall and get what everyone else is getting when you can check out one of several boutiques in the metro area and find something unique and stylish. Regardless of whether you are looking to rock high style or are more of a jeans and tees kind of person, there is a boutique where you can find some great new threads for a new school year.

Starr’s Clothing
1630 Pearl St.
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 442-3056

Known for its jeans, Starr’s Clothing has been a Pearl Street staple for almost 100 years. With jeans and other clothes at many price points, you can find some casual, laid-back staples for those days in which you don’t feel like dressing up. With clothes that are comfortable and stylish, this shop offers pieces that are great for mixing and matching to create several looks. From classic Levi’s to modern pieces from designers like French Connection, you can find a lot of options.

1069 S. Gaylord St.
Denver, CO 80209
(720) 524-8166

With a lot of cute clothing to choose from and a helpful and friendly staff, Spruce is a great place to shop. In addition to women’s clothing, Spruce also has a kids’ section, so it is a good place to take the kiddos for clothing too. Carrying hard-to-find brands like Ali Ro, you can find your new statement outfit at this shop. There is a lot of affordable clothing so you won’t blow your whole budget on one staple.

Full Circle Clothing
2469 W. Main St.
Littleton, CO 80120
(720) 287-2972

This consignment shop on Main Street in Littleton sells gently used items from several brands, including American Eagle, American Apparel, Lucky, Marc by Marc Jacobs and more. Whether you are trying to stretch your dollars or just like putting rarities together with more average items, you can find something to take home from this shop. The staff is very helpful and will answer your questions or assist you in finding an outfit.

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Sol Shine
1501 Boulder St.
Denver, CO 80211
(303) 955-7743

For unique finds and reasonable prices, this boutique in the Lo-Hi neighborhood is your spot. Carrying quality merchandise that is all made in the USA, this store offers a fun urban shopping experience. If you’re into jeans and tees or cute, frilly dresses, you can find what you need at Sol Shine. It also carries a lot of accessories, so add a purse, a scarf or some new shades to your school wardrobe. Located in a basement, this shop can be hard to find, but once you have, it is worth it.

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2088 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 447-3760

Offering a lot of trendy merchandise that is easy to mix, match and make your own, this boutique makes shopping a blast. Carrying merchandise from Genetic Denim, James Perse Los Angeles, Splendid and more, this shop is a good place for people who like great clothes that stand out. Along with clothes, this shop sells accessories, home goods and much more, so you can stock up on more than just clothes. Pick up a scarf and a cute candle to go with your new duds.

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