Let's just use Macy's for example. Did you know that Nicole Richie and Rachel Roy have small lines at Macys? Have you seen Bar III and Kensie? They also have Free People, Joe's Jeans and Seven for All Mankind. And the best part is the SALES!
I think the reason I have avoided these stores because they can be overwhelming. Where do you find your style there? They make it easy for you by putting certain styles in "stores." Macy's has Impulse which contains all of the above.
Your in luck because they are having a sale through Saturday 10/28
Here are a few things I like....