Cliches

I heard a saying once…Man Plans, God Laughs! Of course, I adapted it to (wo)man plans…
I have used this cliché many times in my life, yet I believe I am just starting to really understand the magnitude of those 4 little words!

Let me back up a few years and share with you what brought me to this AHA moment…
I had an idea about a new twist on a favorite past time, shopping; what if we offered current boutique clothing at discounted pricing in a fun, relaxed atmosphere with customer service being our number one priority, support our community through charity and art…blah, blah, blah
Ok, drew up a business plan, found space, connected with vendors, built a store and voila, Boutique Wearhouse was born! Less than 3 years later, we realized we were onto something, the community supported our concept as we have supported the community…we were actually offering something people wanted…a place where everyone knows your name (oops, i think that was Cheers), oh well, you know what i mean…friends, fashion and fun! [Read more...]

Ahhh Spring…

This season brings increasing daylight, warming temperatures, and the rebirth of flora and fauna.

Blah, blah, blah…what does Spring really mean….NEW CLOTHES! [Read more...]

Spring Fashion is here. What is your favorite this year?

It is said you are what you eat…I say, you are what you wear!

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We come into this world with the same gifts…2 arms, 2 legs, one torso, hair, etc…how will we express our individuality and let the world know who we are if we all begin the same? Will I choose short hair, long, bangs? Will I follow the trends or be a trendsetter? Some of us are born to be little fashionistas, we see it in our daughter’s when they are just 3 and she wants pretty frilly dresses and will wear nothing else, our nieces who wants her hair short and will only wear jeans and sweatshirts, our son who at 4 wants to wear a bowtie to school …

Are these children reading fashion magazines? Maybe, but most likely not, this shows us we are somewhat hardwired to like what we like (some of us have the confidence from birth to just go for it). Not unlike food where some of us prefer salty to sweet, etc… [Read more...]