Filene’s Basement (White House Area)
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Shops at National Place
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Filene’s Basement (White House Area) information
If you aren’t from the east coast, you probably haven’t ever had the privilege of shopping at Boston-based Filene’s Basement. This discount store is a bargain-hunter’s paradise, devoted to men’s and women’s clothing, shoes and accessories. You’ll have to dig, but you can score pieces by the likes of Dolce & Gabbana, Marc Jacobs, Prada, Ralph Lauren, BCBG, DKNY and Missoni. Filene’s has a second location inside the Shops at National Place.