Best Shoe Store: DSW

From the March 29, 2012 edition

Among the notable names at Designer Shoe Warehouse are Steve Madden, Gucci, Chinese Laundry and (at least it feels like) every celebrity’s shoe line ever. The vast selection means shoppers can pick up slippers, sneakers and stilettos all in one trip. And what makes must-have shoes even more desirable? Warehouse prices. Check. DSW makes owning a Carrie Bradshaw-sized shoe collection possible.

Runners-up: Nordstrom, Sole Classics

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