Grethen House North Loop: Did you know Edina’s stalwart women’s boutique Grethen House has a Minneapolis outpost? Now you do.

Roe Wolfe: Another upscale women’s boutique, Roe Wolfe, just relocated to a new North Loop location, giving owner Ashley Kilcher and her crew more space to experiment with new lines.

Valise: This new boutique brings a little bit of European style to St. Paul with its chic, timeless women’s fashions and luxe apothecary.

Golden Rule Collective: Yes, you need to trek to Excelsior to shop Golden Rule, but it’s worth the trip if shopping local and supporting Twin Cities artisans are your passion.

Mille: This south Minneapolis women’s boutique has a huge online following, and for good reason: It’s never the same store twice, and every piece feels like it was specially picked just for you.

KARA NESVIG