Perhaps the most beautiful boutique you’ll ever see, this breathtaking waterfront location offers dozens of heritage and new haute couture lines from Junya Watanabe to Comme des Garçons to Bouchra Jarrar, and it’s one of the few places in Orange County where you can get The Row.
2241 W. Coast Highway, Newport Beach, 949-642-4423, amarees.com
The place is airy and sleek, and owner Trey Russell has a dedication to designers who turn out impeccably cut clothes, such as Brochu Walker and By Malene Birger. The overall vibe: edgy and elegant.
1155 N. Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, 949-497-8300, arisonthecoast.com
There are two outposts of this legendary O.C. boutique with opulent collections of luxury designers, contemporary brands, and great customer service. And we’d kill for the Mugler leather shirt we saw there recently.
28121 Crown Valley Parkway, Laguna Niguel, 949-831-0566; 916 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach, 949-219-9919, miplaceboutique.com
This easily is one of the most well-curated and organized luxury consignment store anywhere. Go for the collection of leather goods from Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Ferragamo, and Dolce & Gabbana.
2900 E. Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, 949-717-7795, onquestyle.com