idiom is a Women’s Boutique located in the historic Chapel Street District of New Haven, Ct.
idiom prides itself on its apparel lines which include: Eileen Fisher, Neon Buddha, Dick & Jayne, Comfy, Sympli, Salaam, An Ren and Bed Head. Styles range from classic sophistication to funky and edgy.
The shoe collection provides just the right style to complement your idiom outfit.
Handbags are stylish and there are an abundance of designers. Harvey’s Seatbelt Bags, Hevre Chapelier and Urban Oxide are just a few of the bestsellers.
The artisan jewelry is in a “jewel box” all its own! Patricia Locke, Thomas Mann, Catherine Weitzman, Amy Kahn Russell, and La Contessa, are some of the talented artists that fill the gallery. Glass that is showcased is by Josh Simpson and Henrietta Glass.
Recycling is honored at idiom and you will discover handbags made from seatbelts, bags from billboard signs and ship’s sails. Also, shoes and jewelry that originally were magazines and beer/soda cans and bottles.
Tokyo Milk is a “hit” Bath and Body line which is perfect gift for yourself or someone else. A wide variety of scarves, belts, pajamas, sleep masks, New Haven mouse pads and mugs create a varied and pleasurable shopping experience.
New to idiom is The Vintage Collection. Kimberly enjoys antiquing and coming across treasures such as English china, milk glass, small furniture and whatever strikes her eye as unique. Some of the pieces are used in creative display but are for sale.
Stop by idiom and meet our friendly and knowledgeable staff that will assist you with your wardrobe planning and/or gift buying.
See for yourself why idiom was recognized by “Yankee Magazine” in 2012 as The Best Clothing and Accessories Boutique in Connecticut.
Address & Phone
1014 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06510
Monday to Wednesday
10am to 6pm
Thursday & Friday
10am to 8pm
Saturday 10am to 6pm
Sunday 11am- 5 pm