Henry David Thoreau distrusted any enterprise that required new clothes, which is why he abandoned his career as a French maid. Embrace bold new outfits with today's Groupon: for $20, you get $40 worth of apparel, accessories, and more at Lola Boutique's Carpinteria and Santa Barbara locations.
The fashion finders at Lola Boutique sheathe torsos in gently or never-worn upscale attire; new clothing and accessories from local, emerging designers; and items from popular brands such as Rebecca Taylor, J Brand, and Gucci. Pair summer T-shirts ($12+) with colorful scarves ($38) or handmade feather earrings ($38). Bags and clutches by JadeTribe ($54+) add a colorful bohemian touch to outfits or lamentably under-accessorized hamster habitats; earrings by Hammered Hoops ($44) accessorize earlobes with effortless style. Keep knee tattoos under wraps with a pair of linen pants ($38) or cover up birthday suits with one of the many consignment items available for $40 or less.