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The Number One Way to Take Your Wardrobe from Summer, to Fall

No matter where you live, sometimes mother nature is totally moody, and likes to swing from sweating your tail off, to freezing the same day.  When we move from summer to fall, layers are key, and one of our favorite pieces to use for that extra layer whether for temperature or depth is a kimono. Whether you go with a light, breezy, sheer piece, or a heavier and darker kimono

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End of Summer Style Must Have: Maxi Shorts

Have you ever wanted the comfort level of shorts, but the glamorized feeling of flowy maxi? Well maxi shorts are here, and couldn’t be more ready to be apart of your wardrobe no matter what you define your personalized style to be. Dress your maxi shorts up with a solid colored top fitted or cropped, or for a relaxed everyday look, pair them with a graphic tee and funky pair

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How To: Shop Vintage

A huge part of the western culture and fashion is about the good ole days.  Worn-out spurs decorate houses, grandma’s dated recipes regularly make the menu for dinners, stories of “the olden times” flood the ears of younger generations, and vintage clothing will never go out of style.  Classic pieces are a staple that all women should include in their closets, but that’s easier said than done.  I get asked

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Packing For Paradise

Alright, y’all! I’m pretty excited to write this post because my husband, Justin, and I will be going to the Bahamas for the first time this July! Eeek! I’ve been pinning, reading, and asking questions about what to see and what to do there, and so far we have planned the following: 1. Adventuring with our friends who are also going, we want to swim with the pigs and walk

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Summer’s Must-Have Accessories

Summer is officially here and with that brings fun times, tan lines and a lot of memories! It also brings about more social gatherings.  So, in turn, it’s your chance to rock those fun summer trends and since friends don’t let friends leave the house without great accessories I want to shed light on some of my favorite must have summer pieces. In the summer, I think it is better

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Trending This Summer: Steer Print

I don’t know about y’all, but I can’t believe it’s already July. The warm weather, vacations, and weddings are in full swing, and so is all the adorable boutique fashion. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve seen a growing trend in the “steer” print, and it’s popping up in all of your favorite boutiques! Some of our confident ladies sure know how to rock a steer print, but

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Telling a Story Through Your Style

This is a very sought after, but rarely executed balancing act.  Some fashionistas can pull together a series of outfits that share a well tied-in narrative without even realizing it, and others come across challenges while trying to achieve the “story” of an outfit, photo shoot, or style.  I like to compare this level of difficulty with the “effortlessly chic” look – those who know the tricks can pull it

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Boutique Hub Summit | The Boutique Hub

The Boutique Summit is Coming, and You’re Invited!

Have you guys heard the news?!   For the first time, the entire boutique industry (boutiques, brands, bloggers & service providers) is coming together for a MASSIVE event designed to grow and shape the future of boutique fashion! Yes, that’s right–we just announced our first-ever Boutique Summit, which will be held this June, in Dallas, Texas. The Boutique Summit is a first-of-its-kind conference for the boutique industry, that will allow

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#BoutiqueBoss Dinner | The Boutique Hub

Vegas Market Week

Going to Vegas for Market Week? Join us for our #BoutiqueBoss Dinner! Vegas market week. Are you headed to Las Vegas for Market Week?  Let’s get together #BoutiqueBoss, because dinner’s on us!   We love heading to market to meet up with our fellow boutique owners, brands and designers, and can’t wait to visit OFFPRICE, WWIN, MAGIC and all of the Vegas shows this month!   The boutique owners in

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12 Months of Holiday Promotions | The Boutique Hub

Boutique Holiday Promotions

Boutique Holiday Promotions for the entire year. Learn how to promote your boutique business all year long. Each year as January rolls around, we get excited about mapping out the year ahead. Everything from the goals, plans and ideas, right down to the plan of action and editorial calendar.   Each new year is a new opportunity to evaluate past performance and layout a fresh marketing perspective. For many businesses, it’s

Read More »

The Number One Way to Take Your Wardrobe from Summer, to Fall

No matter where you live, sometimes mother nature is totally moody, and likes to swing from sweating your tail off, to freezing the same day.  When we move from summer to fall, layers are key, and one of our favorite pieces to use for that extra layer whether for temperature or depth is a kimono. Whether you go with a light, breezy, sheer piece, or a heavier and darker kimono

Read More »

End of Summer Style Must Have: Maxi Shorts

Have you ever wanted the comfort level of shorts, but the glamorized feeling of flowy maxi? Well maxi shorts are here, and couldn’t be more ready to be apart of your wardrobe no matter what you define your personalized style to be. Dress your maxi shorts up with a solid colored top fitted or cropped, or for a relaxed everyday look, pair them with a graphic tee and funky pair

Read More »

How To: Shop Vintage

A huge part of the western culture and fashion is about the good ole days.  Worn-out spurs decorate houses, grandma’s dated recipes regularly make the menu for dinners, stories of “the olden times” flood the ears of younger generations, and vintage clothing will never go out of style.  Classic pieces are a staple that all women should include in their closets, but that’s easier said than done.  I get asked

Read More »

Packing For Paradise

Alright, y’all! I’m pretty excited to write this post because my husband, Justin, and I will be going to the Bahamas for the first time this July! Eeek! I’ve been pinning, reading, and asking questions about what to see and what to do there, and so far we have planned the following: 1. Adventuring with our friends who are also going, we want to swim with the pigs and walk

Read More »

Summer’s Must-Have Accessories

Summer is officially here and with that brings fun times, tan lines and a lot of memories! It also brings about more social gatherings.  So, in turn, it’s your chance to rock those fun summer trends and since friends don’t let friends leave the house without great accessories I want to shed light on some of my favorite must have summer pieces. In the summer, I think it is better

Read More »

Trending This Summer: Steer Print

I don’t know about y’all, but I can’t believe it’s already July. The warm weather, vacations, and weddings are in full swing, and so is all the adorable boutique fashion. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve seen a growing trend in the “steer” print, and it’s popping up in all of your favorite boutiques! Some of our confident ladies sure know how to rock a steer print, but

Read More »

Telling a Story Through Your Style

This is a very sought after, but rarely executed balancing act.  Some fashionistas can pull together a series of outfits that share a well tied-in narrative without even realizing it, and others come across challenges while trying to achieve the “story” of an outfit, photo shoot, or style.  I like to compare this level of difficulty with the “effortlessly chic” look – those who know the tricks can pull it

Read More »
Boutique Hub Summit | The Boutique Hub

The Boutique Summit is Coming, and You’re Invited!

Have you guys heard the news?!   For the first time, the entire boutique industry (boutiques, brands, bloggers & service providers) is coming together for a MASSIVE event designed to grow and shape the future of boutique fashion! Yes, that’s right–we just announced our first-ever Boutique Summit, which will be held this June, in Dallas, Texas. The Boutique Summit is a first-of-its-kind conference for the boutique industry, that will allow

Read More »
#BoutiqueBoss Dinner | The Boutique Hub

Vegas Market Week

Going to Vegas for Market Week? Join us for our #BoutiqueBoss Dinner! Vegas market week. Are you headed to Las Vegas for Market Week?  Let’s get together #BoutiqueBoss, because dinner’s on us!   We love heading to market to meet up with our fellow boutique owners, brands and designers, and can’t wait to visit OFFPRICE, WWIN, MAGIC and all of the Vegas shows this month!   The boutique owners in

Read More »
12 Months of Holiday Promotions | The Boutique Hub

Boutique Holiday Promotions

Boutique Holiday Promotions for the entire year. Learn how to promote your boutique business all year long. Each year as January rolls around, we get excited about mapping out the year ahead. Everything from the goals, plans and ideas, right down to the plan of action and editorial calendar.   Each new year is a new opportunity to evaluate past performance and layout a fresh marketing perspective. For many businesses, it’s

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