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14 Stylish Georgetown Shops for the Fashion-Obsessed

Where to shop in Georgetown - Places to shop in Washington, DC

From the supreme facial cleansers to stunning pumps, these Georgetown favorites will keep you stylish from head to toe.

Georgetown may be DC’s oldest neighborhood, but its shopping scene has the hottest of-the-moment fashions around. We’ve gathered up more than a dozen must-stop shops for your day in this stylish 'hood.

1 relish

relish boutique in Cady's Alley Georgetown - Where to shop in Washington, DC

Discerning fashionistas with an eye for minimalist structure and architectural design head to this airy shop in charming Cady’s Alley for top-level labels such as Dries Van Noten, Marni and Marc Jacobs.

2 Billy Reid

Billy Reid - Shopping in Washington, DC

One of only 13 storefronts nationwide, this handsomely appointed shop showcases the Southern designer’s signature brand of vintage-rocker luxury. Fun fact: This stunning, antique-filled store was once a pizza shop.

3 Bluemercury
Bluemercury Blue Mercury

This homegrown beauty boutique may have transformed into a massively successful national chain, but the original outpost on M Street is still a favorite for its selection of specialty and cult-fave items like luxe Diptyque candles and trendy Smith & Cult nail lacquers.

4 Hu’s Wear & Hu’s Shoes

Hu's Shoes & Hu's Wear - Shopping in Georgetown - Washington, DC

Local style maven Marlene Hu Aldaba curates her duo of boutiques to include a hand-picked selection of uber-chic styles from fashion-insider favorites like Proenza Schouler, Veronica Beard, Lanvin and more.

5 Alice and Olivia

This store, the sole location in the region, offers designer Stacy Bendet’s flirty party dresses and playful separates.

6 Cusp

Cusp - Shopping in Washington, DC

A youthful offshoot of upscale department store Neiman Marcus, this two-story store sells on-trend clothes, denim, shoes and accessories from brands like Parker, DVF and Milly.

7 Calypso St. Barth

A boho jetsetter’s dream, this whimsical shop stocks the brand’s super-soft cashmere sweaters, patterned kaftans, and a smattering of globally inspired home decor.

8 Lynn Louisa

Lynn Louisa boutique in Georgetown - Where to shop in Washington, DC

A few blocks north in the Book Hill, this independently owned boutique stocks thoughtfully chosen clothes in a restrained palette of neutrals. Look for stylish pieces from brands like Day Birger et Mikkelsen, Rachel Comey and local jeweler Sophie Blake.

9 rag & bone
rag & bone Georgetown Business Improvement District

A fashion-favorite for its effortless cool and sharp tailoring, this designer boutique offers the brand’s signature modern edge.

10 AllSaints
AllSaints AllSaints

This outpost of the British chain pairs its modern, moody noir style with an industrial-glam setting.

11 Madewell

Madewell - Georgetown Shopping - Washington, DC

Like J.Crew’s younger, hipper sister, this brand’s two-story store deals in perfectly slouchy tees, on-trend denim and cool-girl accessories.

12 Rent the Runway

Rent the Runway - Shopping in Washington, DC

Want a killer designer outfit but not the investment? Find that on-point ensemble for rent at one of the only brick-and-mortar locations of the web-based service.

13 Intermix
Intermix Elvert Barnes

Go here for of-the-moment fashion finds from the likes of Helmut Lang and Marissa Webb.

14 Club Monaco
Club Monaco The Georgetowner

This chain’s fashion cache has skyrocketed in recent years, thanks to a sophisticated take on basics crafted from luxe materials.

After you pick up some trendy threads in Georgetown, head over to Dupont Circle and peruse the neighborhood's boutiques and much more.