As DailyCandy's Everywhere editor, Tiffany Davis covers fashion, shopping, food, and culture products and trends from coast to coast and around the globe. As part of the editorial team, Davis also styles segments for TV, video, and the web, and has appeared as a lifestyle expert on CNN, ABC, FOX, and NBC’s New York Live. In a former life, she was a wardrobe stylist and lifestyle writer who blogged, traveled, reviewed, and reported for Allure, Brides, Glamour, Gilt Groupe, and WWD. When she’s not on the clock, she can often be found navigating a maze of design blogs or people watching near Brooklyn’s Prospect Park.
And now she has curated the best boutique finds in cities across the country for your holiday gifting pleasure. Read on to see what she found and how she makes it work.
"I’d play against type with this skirt and pair it with a chunky sweater and some patent leather oxfords."
Metallic Skirt, Comfort Me
"These shorts embody everything that I loved about wearing Girl Scout culottes and Lisa Bonet-style wrap skirts while growing up."
Tiger Shorts, Sir & Madame
"How could you not act like a classy grown-up in a hemline like this?"
Lace Knee Length Skirt, Dress Up
Los Angeles Lax
Made in Miami
"A suitcase full of dresses like this is why I want to vacation in Miami some day."
Chevron Print Dress, Pinzzesa
"They had me at 1960s nightgown."
1960's Nightgown, Boudoir Miami
"A super sharp blouse that could work on any coast, any time this season."
Tailored Chiffon Blouse, Pinzzesa
I Love New York
"Dorothy Hamill gets the downtown treatment. I might not cut my hair, but I’d certainly wear it with lace-up boots."
Black Short-Sleeve Dress, annabelle NYC
"Nothing thrills a 90s kid like flipping through childhood photos of yourself wearing nearly the exact same floral pants that you bought last weekend."
Floral Print Pants, Baci
"Something about wearing top hats and mustaches on your dress makes 10 times more sense that wearing mustaches and top hats on your person."
"Talk about sunshine on a rainy day."
Rainbow Soho Umbrella, Ame Ame
"I think I might be able to fit in here – cradling my iPad, yoga gear, and whatever I brought for lunch that day – and still not look like a schleppy bag lady."
Square Bag, Callalilai
Empire State of Mind
"I’d rotate between wearing this bare-armed, with a rolled-up boys’ tee, and a tight black turtleneck and justify wearing it at least once a week."
Boyd Mini Dress, Damsel in Distress
"Skirts like this should come with bright red lipstick and room to twirl."
Beige Dot Skirt, Darling
"This weighty-looking piece is sure to carry even the simplest get-up."
Titanium Tassel Druzy, Urban Alchemist