Offerings from A See by Chloe knot dress, $235, and Proenza Schouler zip-front laser cut bootie, $995. Photos: courtesy of

For this installment of Online Boutique of the Week, we take you to the effortless radness of La Garconne.

This online store is the understated cool girl we all aspire to be. She's got an impeccable wardrobe of well-cut subtle pieces like expertly-draped Philip Lim trousers, slouchy Helmut Lang blazers and sheer United Bamboo tanks. She's also got issues of too-cool-for-school foreign magazines like Jalouse, Lula and Apartamento. And don't even get us started on the handbags.

Even if the clothes are out of your price range, La Garconne is a great place to browse for outfit inspiration. It's a reminder that chicness is all in the details.

A linen jacket from Alexander Wang, $650. Photo: courtesy of

Home Base: New York

Prices: Definitely splurge-worthy. Dresses start in the $200 range and surge upwards of $2000. Handbags fall in a similar price range.

Returns: They've got a tight return policy, requiring you to call within 7 days if you want to return anything. Then you must ship the item/s back within 14 days of calling.

Shipping: For orders up to $200, shipping is $8. Orders over $200 are free.

A silk blouse from 3.1 Phillip Lim, $375, and leather shoulder satchel from Wendy Nichol, $690. Photos: courtesy of