Article via the Inlander

Clothes shopping can be notoriously difficult, but downtown Spokane’s boutiques make it easy and fun to find the right style, size and look — whether it’s for yourself or a special someone. ECHO (1033 W. 1st Ave., has long been a popular destination for style-conscious shoppers who want to enhance their wardrobe without spending a fortune.

“People shop at Echo to find quality, one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories that are carefully curated for an effortless shopping experience,” says owner Suzy Gage. “You can find a mix of contemporary and classic brands in excellent condition for a fraction of the retail price.” 

And it’s not just for women. ECHO ANNEX, located conveniently next door to the main store, features a great selection of menswear.

VELVET HAMMER (707 W. Main Ave., puts an emphasis on what’s chic and unique in contemporary women’s fashion. If you’re having trouble choosing from the incredible, hand-picked range of tops, bottoms, dresses and accessories on offer, they’ll be happy to help you zero in on the look that’s right for you or your giftee.

As its name suggests, trendsetting is what CUES (108 N. Washington St., is all about. Looking for an outfit to elevate a night on the town? Or maybe you’re hunting for the perfect casual sweater that will take the edge off the cold weather? Cues has you covered with fashion-forward clothing from premium brands like Le Superbe, Catherine Gee and Citizens of Humanity.