Salt Lake is home to dozens of unique boutiques, ranging in style from dapper gent to boho siren, and ranging in price from “investment” to “impulse.” Here are some of the best small, local, thoughtfully curated shops in the Salty City.
M = Men
W = Women
K = Kids
H = Home
Downtown Utah Woolen Mills - M, W
This family-owned clothier is well known for its men’s dress shirts, suits, fine sportswear, and formalwear, but it also curates coveted brands and sophisticated styles for women. Utah Woolen Mills tailors almost everything it sells, and it makes custom suits as well. Stop in if you’re on the hunt for a timeless, top-quality piece to complete your wardrobe.
City Creek Center, 59 S Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 (801) 364-1851
Beckett & Robb - M
Suits part deux. By working directly with cloth mills and cutting out the middlemen, Beckett & Robb built its business by creating reasonably priced custom suits. Though it now also offers sharp readymade suits, Beckett & Robb’s true passion continues to be statement-making custom clothing. 150 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 (801) 415-9434
Fice Gallery - M, W
If you love sneakers, then hoof it to Fice Gallery, an urban footwear-and-apparel boutique near the corner of 2nd and 2nd. Fice stocks the hottest kicks from Nike, Jordan Brand, Vans Vault, Saucony Elite, Born x Raised, Staple, and more, as well as house- and name-brand apparel.
160 E 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111 (801) 364-4722
Uintah Standard - W
Ever see a woman at the gym, in the studio, or on the trail, and think “Where in the great, mighty Milky Way did she find those leggings? Those are AWESOME.” She probably got them at Uintah Standard, a women’s activewear boutique on Broadway. The high-quality pieces here feature smoldering cuts and on-trend prints.
209 E Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT 84111 (801) 554-1379 Central City
The Stockist - M, W
Established in 2009 by a brother-and-sister team, The Stockist showcases immaculate collections of colors and patterns, slinging lifestyle clothing, footwear, backpacks, hats, belts, and jewelry. Check out this spacious shop if you’re in the market for some Danner boots, a Poler pack, or a RVCA top.
875 E 900 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105 (801) 532-3458
The Children’s Hour - W, K
You needn’t be a mom to shop here—The Children’s Hour is a wonderland of dreamy women’s clothing from Free People, Moon River, BCBG, Eileen Fischer, and dozens of others. If you ARE a mom (or have a special little in your life), there are also tiny outfits galore, and the shop’s shelves are laden with children’s books and colorful toys.
898 S 900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84102 (801) 359-4150
Hip & Humble - W, K, H
It’s a modern miracle that so many home goods, clothing items, accessories, and gifts can fit inside this little seafoam store. Stepping inside this brightly colored, artfully merchandised shop is like stepping into Oz. Find niche cookbooks, bold sweaters, cocktail kits, wall hangings, and much more.
1043 E 900 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105 (801) 467-3130
Apt 202 - W
Not only does this swank boutique carry high-style items from the likes of BB Dakota, Joie, AG Denim, and Line and Dot, its proprietor will personally style you for any occasion, be it a holiday party, a first date, or a keynote speech.
955 E 900 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105 (801) 355-0228
White Elephant - W
One part vintage finds, one part locally sourced new items, White Elephant houses a small, discerning collection of dresses, tops, pants, shoes, hats, and jewelry. The selection leans toward the 80s, 90s, and bohemian. Stop in and score some peep-toe shoes, a suede skirt, or a bodacious pair of black jeans.
1305 S 900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84105 (385) 229-4918
Maison Confiserie et Boutique - H
Visit this beautiful shop and leave inspired to make your home a more perfect place. A wall of colorful confections in crystal jars provides the backdrop for a browsing experience you won’t soon forget, from cookware to sundries to handcrafted paper products.
1291 S 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84105 (801) 953-0334 Sugar House
Unhinged - M, W, H
Unhinged calls itself a “secret-treasure boutique with a sense of humor.” This cool, kitschy shop focuses on locally made men’s and women’s clothing, gifts, upcycled wares, and found oddities. It’s like if your hip designer friend and your eccentric old aunt had a co-op yard sale.
2165 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106 (801) 467-6588
Daley’s Clothing - M, W
Although Daley’s has branched out to include women’s apparel, it was originally a men’s clothing boutique, and it’s still the place for guys to go for simple, masculine, and style-forward denim, shirts, and shoes. Daley’s carries iconic brands like Dr. Martens, Levi’s, Ben Sherman, and Original Penguin, and you can pick up some pomade or moustache wax while you’re there.
817 E 2100 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84106 (801) 735-1422
Retro Betty - M, W
Let your inner pin-up girl (or rockabilly guy) run wild in this 50s-inspired boutique. Circle skirts, wiggle dresses, cardigans, bowling shirts, and Oxford shoes are the name of the game in this shop. There are a few totally far-out pieces, but most are perfect for giving your everyday style some extra oomph.
2821 S 2300 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84109 (801) 467-2222
Amy Boutique - W, K, H
Romantic dresses, sassy shoes, unique decor, tempting treats—the charming Amy Boutique in Midvale offers all of the above and more. Pick up a one-of-a-kind gift, some cellophane-wrapped mint almonds, and an artsy card, and you’re guaranteed to make someone’s housewarming party or birthday extra nice.
4670 Holladay Village Plaza Holladay, Utah 84117 (801) 938-9241