Doll House

525 N. Charles St.

Doll House is where creative young dressers go. Owner Natalie Graham offers some edgy, lesser-known lines along with some from local designers. If you love combining a studded motorcycle cuff with an edgy tutu, you'll love this place.

Gian Marco Menswear

517 N. Charles St., 410-347-7974

For men who love to make a statement, this Mount Vernon menswear shop is all about that sleek, slimmer European look. Gian Marco also carries shoes and accessories.

Katwalk

243 W. Read St., 410-669-0600

Fashion-forward ladies know they can count on this Mount Vernon boutique to keep them on the cutting edge. With trend-setting pieces that help any woman make a statement, Katwalk is definitely not for the stylishly shy.

A People United

516 N. Charles St., 410-727-4471

If you love things from India and Asia, this Mount Vernon shop is a don't-miss. Not only does this fair-trade store offer clothing and jewelry from that part of the world, but head downstairs to A People United to completely dress your home in furniture, tapestries, pillows and home decor from India, Nepal and Tibet.

Pikesville

Couture Moda

1100 Reisterstown Road, 410-486-0415

Couture Moda has one of the most impressive collections of couture in the region. Desigual, Diesel, Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci and True Religion are all sold at the high-end clothing store. The big-name designers also extend to the store's collection of footwear, accessories and kids' clothing.

J.S. Edwards

1809 Reisterstown Road, 410-653-2266

When you think of high-end fashion men's clothing in the Baltimore area, look no further than J.S. Edwards. The clothing store has been serving the Baltimore area since 1983 when it opened its doors at Hilton Inn Plaza before moving to its current Pikesville location in 1989. Listed as one of the top 100 men's stores in the country by Esquire magazine, J.S. Edwards is a must for male couture.

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