A Guide to Miami Shopping
by SUZY BUCKLEY
The Consignment Shop
Fall Fashion season has arrived, replete with a new crop of modernizing must-haves. Find them using this insider’s guide to our favorite boutiques—some special to Miami, some rare international outposts, but all sure to land you some serious scores.
Only In Miami
BAL HARBOUR SHOPS, 9700 COLLINS AVE., 305-864-1099; THEFASHIONSNEAKERSTORE.COM
What’s there: Fashion sneakers, men’s and women’s clothing
Lines: Puma by Alexander McQueen, Adidas by Jeremy Scott, Pirelli
Trends: Sporty fashion
Must-have: Pirelli sneakers ($295)
Celebrity shoppers: Nicky Hilton, Pharrell Williams, Lil Wayne, Diddy
Bonus: Rare, limited-edition sneakers
1111 LINCOLN ROAD, MIAMI BEACH, 305-531-4815; 438 LINCOLN ROAD, MIAMI BEACH, 305-531-4653; SHOPALCHEMIST.COM
What’s there: Women’s ready-to-wear, shoes, bags, fine jewelry
Lines: Alaïa, Céline, Givenchy, Alexander Wang, Rodarte
Trends: Anything red; Michael Jackson-inspired cropped pants with kick flare Must-have: Céline shopper ($1,595)
Celebrity shoppers: Kirsten Dunst, Kate Hudson
Bonus: They’ll shut the store down for VIP customers who need privacy.
939 LINCOLN ROAD, MIAMI BEACH, 305-531-4982; BASEWORLD.COM
What’s there: Men’s and women’s clothing, footwear, accessories, media
Lines: Adidas SLVR
Trends: Playful colors, casual chic
Must-have: Women’s yellow wedge ($140)
Celebrity shoppers: Usher, Randy Jackson, Lupe Fiasco, Thom Yorke
Bonus: Exceptionally cute sales associates
13702 BISCAYNE BLVD., NORTH MIAMI, 305-945-7770
What’s there: Men’s and women’s vintage clothing, accessories
Lines: Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, Oscar de la Renta
Trends: Lace, fantastical graphic patterns and velvet in moody colors
Must-have: Silk scarves ($35–$100)
Celebrity shoppers: Kate Moss, Chloë Sevigny, Lenny Kravitz
Bonus: It’s huge, with 10,000 square feet of one-of-a-kind pieces.
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