Welcome to Worth Avenue, one of the most beautiful and prestigious shopping venues in the world. European inspired architecture and old world charm meets sophisticated island mystic. This enchanting four block avenue consists of more than 200 shops and restaurants, ranging from mom and pop boutiques to couture. Lined with romantic vias and majestic courtyards, Worth Avenue offers something for everyone; designer fashion, accessories, gifts, antiques, art, home furnishings, and fine and casual dining. Spanning from Lake Worth to the sapphire blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean, Worth Avenue is an enchanting shopping and dining destination in Palm Beach. Its intriguing history goes back over 100 years (read more about that in our article A Street Worthy of it's Name).
While we swoon over everything Worth Avenue has to offer, we have a few favorite places we recommend popping in while visiting the Avenue.
STUBBS & WOOTTON
"Beautiful Craftsmanship, Bespoke Detail", Stubbs and Wootton launched in 1993 in Palm Beach, and immediately became recognized as classically elegant and fashion forward. Giving the evening slipper a comeback with their tongue-in-cheek designs, they compliment everything from shorts to a tuxedo. Stubbs & Wootton recognizes the slipper as an all-purpose shoe, and their presence has influenced Palm Beach fashion for the best. Their European production ensures everlasting quality. The elegant, ready-to-wear luxury slippers depict scenes from surfing to scotch, and the designs are endless and entertaining. For men and women alike, these genuine slippers are a must have for your Palm Beach wardrobe.
Worth Avenue's oldest shop, Kassatly's has specialized in the finest linens since 1923. Established by Sam and Alice Kassatly, their tradition of timeless elegance is continued today by sons Robert and Edward. Initially providing imported linens from Madeira, their merchandise has expanded over the years to include fine Scottish cashmeres, private-label men’s blazers and shirts, sleepwear and robes, bath towels, designer lingerie, and other assorted items deemed necessary in a traditional upper-tier household. Their personal service, traditions, and relationships are the key to their longevity and success.
A treat for the eyes, DTR Modern Galleries offers the most significant privately-held selection of works by modern and contemporary master artists. The gallery houses magnificent, mind-blowing masterpieces to leave you wowed. Each piece is brilliantly captivating, appeasing to art lovers of all levels. From new enthusiasts to serious connoisseurs, DTR Galleries features works by artists such as Warhol, Basquiat, Hirst, Quinn, Kapoor, Picasso, Chagall, Mire, Matisse in addition to elite contemporary artists.
You can't visit Worth Avenue without stopping in at the fashion mecca that is Chanel. After almost a century, The House of Chanel continues to uphold a commitment to style, creativity, and innovation by reinventing fashion throughout generations. Its timeless luxury inspires women around the world with couture timepieces and fine jewelry. Visit this iconic boutique on Worth Avenue to see the season's most coveted collections.
ST. JOHN BOUTIQUE
St. John is a Worth Avenue staple, celebrating it's 25th anniversary in Palm Beach this past year. Recently remodeled, the store is designed for an enhanced intimate customer experience. Its warm and welcoming, with design elements synonymous with the elegance and sophistication of Palm Beach. Their clothing is timeless, updated classics, designed with the highest quality fabrics, knits and textures. The elegant, effortless, chic style appeals to women all over the world. And with their summer series on August 5th and 12th, you can enjoy enjoy Sugarfina treats and Rosé from 2-4pm while shopping your favorites styles at St. John.
THE ISLAND COMPANY
The Island Company is a lifestyle resort wear apparel retailer that embodies everything Palm Beach. Headquartered in West Palm Beach, the brand is know for men's and women's travel apparel, classic swimwear, linen clothes and island accessories, and sells to the finest resorts in the tropics. Their motto "Escape. Travel. Live." is apparent at their flagship store on Worth Avenue, which features a Thai rum bar, vintage Jeep, dirt bikes and all the island vibes. Stop by for an island inspired full service experience.