Oh, sweet, sweet Rowe, how romantic and chic your fashions do grow. The love letter to this Short North shop featuring well-discerned women's wear and shoes (those wedge booties! smashing!) doesn't stop in this year's poll. Owner Maren Roth's designer-studded brainchild continues to bring fashion forward in Columbus. Her - and her team's - skill at styling what she brings in follows every rule of thumb about how to woo: flatter first, impress second. Alive readers are still smitten.

Oh, sweet, sweet Rowe, how romantic and chic your fashions do grow. The love letter to this Short North shop featuring well-discerned women's wear and shoes (those wedge booties! smashing!) doesn't stop in this year's poll. Owner Maren Roth's designer-studded brainchild continues to bring fashion forward in Columbus. Her - and her team's - skill at styling what she brings in follows every rule of thumb about how to woo: flatter first, impress second. Alive readers are still smitten.

Runners-up:Ladybird, The Emperor's Newest Clothes

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