4. Officina 189
There's something very wrong when the Italian old-timers in the North End bocce courts are more stylish than you. Maybe it's time you learned their secrets, starting at Officina 189, a boutique emporium of fine handcrafted Italian products. Think colognes from Elba, bespoke bicycles from Milano and, yes, fancy Florentine toothpaste.
189 North St., North End (857-233-4300)