What’s better than a summer in Saratoga Springs? I’ll tell you, nothing. There’s the Saratoga Race Course, SPAC, Mac and cheese from Druthers, drinks at Gaffney’s and shopping. Saratoga Springs is home of some of the best boutiques in the area. From clothes to knick-knacks to dog toys, Broadway street has you covered.
If you’re from around Toga then you definitely know the boutiques that are about to be listed. But if you’re stopping by to bet on some ponies or maybe just passing through, these five boutiques in Saratoga are a must stop. Forever 21 has nothing on these family-owned businesses. Support small business and take a look into these places. Chances are, you will leave with a bag filled with goodies and a smile on your face.
1. Saratoga Sundress
A fitting name for a boutique located in Saratoga Springs, NY. In the new location of the Wilton Plaza, Saratoga Sundress is perfect if you are looking for an event dress. The employees are responsive and always willing to offer help when needed. Nothing costs over $100 so you won’t be breaking the bank either. The dresses range from a sundress to formal so there will be something for the event you are looking for. They also have a variety of jewelry, bags as well as denim, skirts, tops and more! They are a one-stop-shop. Saratoga Sundress also has two Florida stores, one in Naples and one in Fort Myers.
A cute boutique with a bohemian vibe. Lucia is a boutique in Saratoga located on Broadway (the main strip.) The store is in the mall and is owned by a lovely woman. They carry some expensive brands such as For Love & Lemons and BlankNYC as well as some inexpensive brands like Cotton Candy. The jewelry collection is rather large, they sell shoes as well as cute bags and belts. Lucia also has some fun knick-knacks like mugs and postcards. The place itself has a very chill vibe and new shipments and inventory are always coming in. It’s definitely a place to check out while browsing Toga.
3. Violet’s of Saratoga
Violet’s is a boutique located on Broadway as well. They sell everything from cocktail dresses to casual wear. If you are looking for something fancy for a track day, Violets is a great place to check. They have a large variety of brands such as Free People, French Connection, BCBG, etc. They even have a wide variety of shoes. Violets are the place to go when looking for good shoes. They carry brands like Sam Edelman and Vince Camuto. Violets have it all. Check them out online!
4. Caroline and Maine Inc.
If you are looking for a cute location with some comfy casual wear, check out Caroline and Maine. They offer a variety of different lifestyle items like lotions, candles, jewelry, women’s fashion and more. Caroline and Maine have a sister store as well located next door called Lifestyles. It a fun place to go into and look at all of the items they have to offer. Their website is also a convenient way to shop if you can’t make it to the store.
Last but not least is Piper. A fashion-forward boutique located on Broadway in Saratoga. They also have a location in Pennsylvania. This boutique sells jewelry and fashion items. They carry similar brands to the boutiques mentioned above but the store itself is a very calming atmosphere to shop in. The lighting is slightly dimmed making it relaxed which can be nice since shopping is stressful for some. The employees are responsive and helpful since the store is small making it nice when needing a personal shopper.
Depending on the season, the hours will differ from place to place. Next time you’re strolling through Saratoga Springs, check out these boutiques. Leave a comment down below telling us which one is your favorite!