It is finally here! We have been so excited to finally share the big news, welcome to the #BoutiqueChat Podcast!! Join us each week, Tuesdays as we dive into actionable strategies, proven business and marketing plans, juicy details and interviews with the leaders of the boutique fashion and retail communities. We’ll be hearing from leading brands, boutiques, influencers, tech leaders, industry insiders and experts, as well as from our Founder Ashley Alderson, on what it...

Released: 2/2/2018 Have you seen those fabulous #BoutiqueBoss shirts or swag floating around our community? Not only were these designed by some of our Member Brands, but The Boutique Hub donates proceeds from these merchandise sales to charities picked by YOU! In 2017, we were happy to make donations to St. Jude’s, Thorn, & to our fellow #BoutiqueBosses that were affected by Hurricane Harvey. And we couldn’t do it without you! Since our community is filled with...

Guest Post: Jacqui Holmes, LA Fashion Concepts As boutique owners continue to grow and build stronger businesses, one of the first questions they battle is where and how to plan their buying in a way that creates the freshest product mix ahead of the market, but also, how to buy in the most financially efficient way possible. Today, the options for buying are vast compared to just a few years ago. Smart buyers are mixing their...

If you’re familiar with the western lifestyle, then chances are you’ve heard of Ariat International, Inc. (Ariat). This authentic, technical, and stylish brand is a force to be reckoned with in the western world—worn by everyone from the industry’s toughest ranchers and rodeo athletes, to the trendiest western fashionistas. Founded in 1993, Ariat mainly focuses on footwear, apparel, and accessories. We sat down with Shane Holman, Ariat’s Senior Director of Western Merchandising, Trend, and Business...

If there was ever an all-in-one western brand, Noble Outfitters would fit the bill. Primary products from the brand include apparel, footwear, socks, gloves, horse blankets, fly masks, and other accessories. Founded in 2013, Noble Outfitters’ brand and manufacturing headquarters are based out of Modesto, CA, and is known by its customers for being a brand built on quality, providing durable and functional products. We chatted with Dan Costa, Founder and CEO of Noble Outfitters,...