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PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY OF ESTILO BOUTIQUES BROOKS BROTHERS Zac Posen is the creative director of womenswear for this iconic American brand. Its downtown location is perfectly suited for men and women. 101 W. Sixth St., 512-476-2359; brooksbrothers.com BYGEORGE Austin's most cutting-edge retail experience serves fashion-forward women and men at its flagship, while its South Congress location has a more laid-back vibe. Expect couture with a dash of Austin weird; think a boho-chic Isabel Marant frock alongside oversize Karen Walker sunnies. 524 N. Lamar Blvd., 512-472-5951; 1400 S. Congress Ave., 512-441-8600; bygeorgeaustin.com COVE With carefully curated items inspired by travel, Rebecca Yanoff's beautifully designed boutique is Austin's It destination for effortless, elegant style. Its lines include Rebecca Taylor, Eberjey, and Cynthia Vincent. 1318 S. Congress Ave., 737-484-0267; coveclothing.com THE FRYE COMPANY Boot-worshipping Austin is now home to a brick-and-mortar store from this footwear icon. Unique design touches include four guitars inspired by Frye's Originals, custom-made by the local Moniker Guitars, and a refurbished Wurlitzer jukebox. INSIDER TIP: Exclusive to the Austin store is a line of Western boots reimagined from Frye's archives. Domain Northside, 512-836- 3793; thefryecompany.com THE GARDEN ROOM The generous and philanthropic Patty Hoffpauir has helped dress generations of women at her upscale boutique featuring colorful and flattering women's clothing, accessories, and bridal trends. 1601 W. 38th St., Ste. 5, 512-458-5407; gardenroomboutique.com HELM BOOTS This rustic-chic favorite reinterprets classic shoe and boot styles and gives them an edge. Designed in Austin and made in America, Helm shoes can be re-soled in-factory if they become worn out. 1200 E. 11th St., Ste. 101, 512-609-8150; helmboots.com JULIAN GOLD For 70-plus years, this fashion cornerstone has featured luxury designers and collections from around the world. INSIDER TIP: The handbag collection from Texas designer Sarah White features luxe, fashion-forward backpacks. 1214 W. Sixth St., Ste. 110, 512-473-2493; juliangold.com KICK PLEAT Owner Wendi Martin now has a showroom worthy of her impeccable taste. Her lines, including ATP, Jil Sander, and Humanoid, transcend trends and are made to last. Kick Pleat's shoe collection is almost museum-worthy. 624 N. Lamar Blvd., 512-445-4500; kickpleat.com LEAGUE OF REBELS With offerings such as custom suits and hip off-the-rack pieces, this menswear shop in the Second Street District has everything for the on-trend man. INSIDER TIP: Owner M. Ato (call him Ato, please) can advise you on the perfect custom suit. And the whiskey bar is always open. 411 W. Second St., 512-721-9903; leagueofrebels.com ESTILO Stephanie Coultress O'Neill's chic boutique in Tarrytown takes you from the boardroom to the ballroom with lines like Joie, J Brand, Krisa, and Mara Hoffman. INSIDER TIP: O'Neill recently debuted her eponymous line of light and easy organic cotton leisurewear. 2727 Exposition Blvd., Ste. 121, 512-236- 0488; estilo boutique.com Estilo's selection is a fun mix of high and low, and the boutique carries a beautifully curated collection of jewelry as well. AUSTINWAY.COM 81 The SOURCE: STYLE