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People make judgements about you by the way you speak and the way you dress. So your attire is of some importance. And the first step in ensuring that your attire gets them to make good judgements about you is to choose your store wisely. That's why we here at Brawta List have put together a list of ten of the best stores to get you out in style.
Bill Edwards was sewing from childhood, but the Bill Edwards brand was born in 1997. Now Bill Edwards is a designer who retails his designs. The Bill Edwards brand caters mainly to men, but he also has a female line. There is casual wear for middle-aged men, the Basix line geared at younger men and the limited edition which is a one-of-a-kind outfit and also Bill Edwards Kidz.
Open: Mon - Sat: 10am to 6pm; Closed Sundays.
Address: 5 West Ivy Green Cresent, Kingston 5
Phone: (876) 906 2612
Ammar's started operations in 1960. They have multiple locations across the corporate area. Brands housed include Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Dockers, Bugle Boy, US Polo, Van Heusen, Reebok, Rene Rofe, Cozzi, among others. Customer feedback mainly positive. To quote one of them: "Great place to shop for clothing that is not too pricey but trendy"
Open: Mon - Thu: 9.30am to 6pm; Fri - Sat: 9.30am to 7pm; Closed Sundays.
Address: The Village Mall, 24, Constant Spring Rd, Kingston 10
Phone: (876) 926-4667
Angela's is about female wear. They have been at this since 2012. As per their Facebook page: Effortless style, unique gowns, pretty party dresses, sexy date dresses, little black dresses...to get THE LOOK! Mainly favourable customer reviews, one satisfied customer had this to say: "It was wonderful. The outfits are incredible! "
Open: Mon - Thu & Sat: 10am to 6pm; Fri: 10am to 7pm.
Collectibles describe themselves as the premier leather goods, clothing and accessories store in Jamaica. They add that their mission is to satisfy customers' needs for fine clothing and accessories at affordable prices. They stock men's and women's clothing. Mostly positive reviews. One happy patron said: "Trendy and current. Dig for Good deals. Helpful, friendly staff."
Open: Mon - Sat: 10am to 6.30pm; Sun: 11am to 4pm.
Address: Mall & Village Plaza, Constant Spring Road, Kingston
Phone: (876) 926-4439
Flirt Boutique is a women's clothing store that started in 2009. They claim their mission is to bring high fashion clothing to the women of Jamaica, the Caribbean and all over the world. FLIRT BOUTIQUE is a Fashion specialty retailer, offering customers a selection of clothing and accessories. They are a chic boutique that carries the trendiest clothing from casual to evening wear, swimwear, jewelry, accessories, lingerie, among other items.
Open: Mon - Thu: 10am to 6pm; Fri - Sat: 10am to 7pm; Closed Sundays.
Lee's Fifth Avenue started in 1965. They assert that their mission is to consistently provide the type of merchandise that is able to attract, excite and retain exceptional customers. They offer stylish, high-quality merchandise for their customers’ lifestyles, an exceptional and complete assortment of apparel, accessories and more. They have receved mainly positive reviews. One reviewer said this: "Warm, pleasant staff that is always ready to help. Affordable pieces that are of good quality."
Open: Mon - Sat: 10am to 7pm; Sun: 11am to 4pm.
Sabritru started out as a men's store, but has since transitioned into a store for men and women. They stock shoes, bags and accessories. Wholesale & Retail items. They also do delivery. Overwhelmingly, the reviews are positive. This lady's review supports the claim that they have something for everybody: "I love this store they are the only one who has jeans to fit me because I'm very tall!..."
Open: Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 pm.
Style Savvy claims that their store is the place to shop if you're looking for celeb inspired clothing and trendy wear...Style Savvy Fashion offers Pants, Short -Quarter Leg Floral-Esque Romper, Colored Skinny Jeans, Geometric Black And White Harem Sleeved Bottom-Up Shirt, Short Pants, Skinny Ankle-Zipped Jeans, Neon-Striped Top, Sleeveless Shift Top, Ruffle Top and Studded Skirt. Mostly positive reviews, but one reviewer was dissatisfied with over the phone customer service.
Open: Mon - Thu: 10am to 6.30pm; Fri - Sat: 10am to 7.30pm; Closed Sundays.
Address: Shop 16, 7th Avenue Plaza, Half Way Tree Kingston 10
Phone: (876) 754-3713
Fabulous Trendz is a women's clothing store that opened its doors on November 27, 2010. They stock outfit for the regular and plus-sized female. Their Facebook page boasts that they frequently outfit and accessorize the co-host for TVJ's Daytime Live. Mostly good reviews leave them with an overall 4.7 out of 5 rating on their Facebook page.
Open: Mon - Thu: 10am to 6.30pm; Fri - Sat: 10am to 7pm; Closed Sundays.
Address: Shop #5 Southdale Plaza,1 South Avenue, Kingston 10
Phone: (876) 908-3229
Sobelio Boutique sells "fun, flirty, fabulous" female fashion. Sobelio specializes in comfortable, sexy semi-formal and casual attire for the woman looking to make a statement. One publication states that it is probably the best womenswear boutique in the capital. Sobelio stocks a range of island inspired apparel, soft denim playsuits and Bardot dresses.
Open: Mon-Sat, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m
Address: Shop 3 Sovereign North, 29 Barbican Rd, Liguanea, Kgn 6
Phone: (876) 702-3968