Velvet is definitely one of the hottest trends right now. Almost every runway insight has added a splash of it, in one form or another! Some of the most popular colors this fall being jewel toned. Velvet isn't a fabric most are accustomed to but trust us, it's not as scary as you think. Velvet holds an endless amount of possibilities in the way it can be styled. For more of an edgy look pair...

Seven is the lucky number. Seven years, that is. Both the Global Winner of The Boutique Awards 2017 and the Global Runner-Up have been in business for seven years. While these two boutiques may not be similar in style, they certainly know how to work hard & inspire plenty of women. In fact, when our regional boutique awards winners were asked to name a role or business mogul they admire, Kelsey Darby (Owner, The Lace...

All hail fall fashion, it’s finally here! Ask any fashionista, boutique owner, or clothing designer and 9 times out of 10, they’ll tell you their favorite fashion season is fall. There’s something about all the new styles, that leaves everybody feeling giddy! Many of the styles that appear in a fall fashion season will set the tone for the upcoming year. So if you see something you love this season, you can almost bet it’ll...

(Style Team Guest Post) Boho is always what you make it, and I'm about rocking those vibes all year long. Summer, and end of summer has more of a boho vibe though because we can wear dresses, shorts, backless tanks, and bright colored prints. The key to a good boho outfit is something unique. For example you can have a pair of denim shorts, but add a fun shirt and cute booties, and you have yourself a...

From over 400,000 votes cast, and 4,000 boutiques around the world nominated, the 2017 Boutique Awards Winners are here! Supporting small businesses and independent fashion boutique owners is defying what the media calls a ‘retail apocalypse,’ in a big way. Over the past 60 days, we’ve watched in awe as boutique shoppers from across the globe have gathered together to celebrate their favorite stores--stores that supply women, men and children of all styles, ages, budgets...