Cosset is more than just a clothes store, it’s also a bookshop, art gallery and cultural space. The women’s clothes are for those with panache and flair who favour a unique cut in bold colours for a stylish yet elegant look. They have a wide range of books on art, architecture and design, stock dreamy stationary and hold cultural events regularly.
The best place to go for artisanal crafts and local fare in Mendoza is Las Viñas, the one-stop-shop for everything Argentine and Mendocino. From ornate mate gourds and gaucho alpargatas, to woven ponchos and leather belts, Las Viñas rounds up the best handicrafts and locally produced goods all under one roof.
Alain de France
If it’s one thing Argentina is known for, apart from the wine and meat, it’s its leather goods. Cows are plentiful in Argentina, which means that leather products are well priced and of great quality. Alain de France is the best place to get yourself a leather jacket or handbag, or go all out and grab yourself a fur-lined cape or figure-hugging dress.
Entra y Flipa
This hipster haven stocks all of Argentina’s most fashionable brands, such as Ay Not Dead. Expect a lot of black, colouring blocking trousers and jeans and patterned shirts, for a contemporary look for an occasion, be it night or day.
Prüne is one of Argentina’s favourite brands, and their handbags, shoes, jackets and leather goods are the country’s answer to Marc Jacobs. Their leather totes are a statement in themselves, but are also versatile enough be paired with any outfit, and are perfect for work or a night out.
Selling a mix of feminine yet edgy clothes, Espacio Aristides is perfect for the girl who is not afraid to make a statement with her outfit. Stocking brands like Ay Not Dead and Mishka, this store is high on the trend list and sells clothes, shoes and accessories.
Clinica de la Moda
This “fashion clinic” is the remedy for all your fashion ailments. Stocking a range of elegant and jaw-dropping gowns, dresses and formalwear, Clinica de la Moda is sure to have whatever you need for a wedding, graduation or special occasion. Some of their clothes are not for the faint of heart, but they also have some more classic looks to suit everyone.