If you’re looking to support local Ottawa businesses and trying to find Ottawa clothing stores, we’ve got you covered. We’ve handpicked some of our favourite shops and shared them with you below. Whether you’re looking for a cute graphic sweater, bold print dresses, or a local retail shop, there’s something for everyone. Happy Shopping!
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CLOTHING STORES IN OTTAWA
You can find Tangente’s beautiful designs in boutiques across Canada or through their Etsy shop. Their made in Canada clothing has incredible attention to detail, unique patterns, and flattering cuts. It’s obvious the time, pride and care put into each piece. Offering dresses, sweater and tops, you will be sure to find a the perfect items for your wardrobe.
With customizable t-shirts and sweatshirts, this best friend run business will have your ideas come to life. The skies the limit with custom quotes and designs or pick from the wide variety of fun ‘ready-to-ship’ pieces. We’re loving this ‘indoorsy’ sweater.
Size inclusive, women owned and unique options – what more could you want in a boutique? BBxCollection offers cool graphic tees and sweaters, beautiful tops, blouses, shorts and skirts. They have something for every occasion or for lounging at home and looking super trendy because when you look good, you feel good!
Not only is Carissa the owner and creative behind Copious Fashions, providing you with beautiful clothing, she is extremely conscious of the impact fashion has on the environment. This is why she focuses on slow fashion practices and uses fabric scraps to make her best-selling sweater, the conscious heart sweater. We’re also obsessed with her custom hand embroidered sweaters (shown below).
If you’ve ever found yourself scrambling in the morning to find any shirt because your kids forgot to tell you it’s ‘theme’ day at school, you’re in luck. RDHD Designs clothing are customizable shirts and sweaters made by a teacher for this exact reason. She has many designs to choose from or you can customize with your favourite saying and design.
Threads By Cali
The comfiest crew neck sweaters, hoodies, t-shirts and totes and they’re completely customizable. You can have your zodiac sign, significant roman numerals or coordinates, or a special saying or quote embroidered on a sweater. You can even add a cute little detail on the sleeve.
Happy Heart Apparel
The most fun customizable tank tops, tees and sweatshirts. They offer an array of colours and possibilities for different fonts and sayings, and even glitter! Happy Heart Apparel was even featured in Bride’s Magazine for best bachelorette shirts. Think of the fun you could have designing shirts for your next event.
Ottawa-based clothing store, Kalmakova, creates some really unique pieces. Every piece starts as a painting and then is digitally printed onto the garment. Beautiful ravens, moons, geodes and nature-scapes are featured on these one of kind tanks, sweaters, t-shirts, leggings and dresses.
Vincent is a contemporary clothing boutique in Ottawa that you can shop online or visit in person. Vincent is founded by two sisters who wanted to feature unique and luxurious brands they couldn’t find in other clothing stores.
- Visit them at: 444 Preston St. Ottawa, ON
Flock is founded by two friends, Bridget & Christina, and features a variety of ethical and sustainable clothing. Along with a full clothing collection that includes skirts, dresses, swimwear (and more) in the most unique fabrics they also have fun jewellery, bath & body products, and gift ideas.
- Visit them at: 1275 Wellington St W. Ottawa, ON