Thanks to this self-proclaimed “savvy consignment boutique,” the days of lusting over labels are gone. J.T. Posh is every woman's retail wonderland, brimming with new and nearly new designer apparel ranging from beautiful BCBG tops to Citizens and Sevens jeans, all for a fraction of their original cost. Customers also suppress squeals of delight over designer shoes and handbags, as well as brand new jewelry, sunglasses and scarves. Spectacular sales are the final irresistible touch.

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Among the most beloved clothing boutiques in Charlotte, Chezelle boasts a lovely, bright interior lined with darling dresses, eye-catching silk tops, flirty skirts to pair with even more flirty shoes and a dazzling array of reasonably priced accessories. With fantastic boutique brands like Lauren Moffatt, Cynthia Steffe, James Coviello and Wink, Chezelle offers something unique for any style. Plus, the staff is attentive but not overbearing and provides excellent suggestions, even for helpless gift-seeking hubbies.

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From delicate silver necklaces and vibrant wooden rings to gorgeous greeting cards and unusual ceramics, this joyful art-gallery-slash-boutique is abundant with creative beauty. Founded by artist Duy Huynh and designer Sandy Snead in 2008, Lark & Key was created in order to render the world of art and design accessible to all. The warm, welcoming interior is perfect for simply browsing, but with such exquisite pieces, visitors are sure to find a must-have treasure.

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If you want to be the only belle at the ball (or, perhaps more realistically, the mall) wearing that striking vintage-style dress, ivy & leo is where you want to shop. This colorful clothing boutique offers cutting-edge style interpreted for different age groups and sold at amazingly affordable prices, perfect for frugal fashionistas. The inventory changes often for an always-exciting shopping experience, and the sweet staff is happy to help customers choose perfect, one-of-a-kind pieces.

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Plaza Midwood
Green with Envy
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An epidemic of birthday party jealousy is sweeping Charlotte thanks to gift-givers shopping at Green with Envy, an adorable gift boutique in Plaza Midwood. Luckily, the cure is simple: calmly make your way to Green with Envy and begin browsing. The cheerful boutique delights customers with eclectic local art, vintage beaded jewelry, heavenly scented candles, funky greeting cards, HOBO handbags and exquisite couture clothing. Warm, personalized service and free gift-wrapping tie it all together.

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