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Staccato | The Boutique Hub

Brands We Love: Staccato

We’re getting ready to feature another Brand We Love today, with none other than Staccato! Established in 2005, Staccato is a Los Angeles based label creating clothes that are easy to layer and pair together. Staccato focuses on designing a beautiful range of basics, plaids, and knits, that your customers can effortlessly throw over their favorite pair of jeans so they can always be on the go. Staccato believes the

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Glamour Tees | The Boutique Hub

Glamour Tees: Brands We Love

Hey, fellow #BoutiqueBoss ladies and gents! Glamour Tees was started in April 2018, with the idea that we would bring affordable printing to those who want to make their brand come to life. No one should have to break the bank when it comes to custom orders or promo gear. Save that for the important things, right? I am proud to say that Glamour Tees operates on a Riley Hopkins

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ODDI Clothing | The Boutique Hub

Oddi: Brands We Love

We are so excited to introduce our members to one of our incredible member brands, ODDI Clothing! “At Oddi, we live out our dreams every day creating art through fashion and spreading our love for the world. We are one unit sharing a vision, working together to produce beautiful things. Love, passion, ambition, and imagination run through our veins. We are romantics at heart, inspired by the Bohemian spirit, drawing

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MIA Shoes | The Boutique Hub

MIA Shoes: Brands We Love

Summer is the best time to fulfill your customer’s shoe obsessions, so we’re going to help you do just that! We’re giving you a super sneak peek into SIX pair of our favorites from MIA Shoes! | Sneaker Sandals | Hello warmer weather! Spring is here and no outfit is complete without Sneaker Bottom Sandals. Flatform sandals are this season’s go-to sandal. Designed with a sneaker platform to give you

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Makeup Junkie Bags | The Boutique Hub

Makeup Junkie Bag: Brands We Love

We’re Makeup Junkie Bag obsessed, and if you aren’t already, you will be by the end of this blog post. Chances are, you’ve heard of Makeup Junkie Bags (MJB) from their spot on one of TV’s most looked-to entrepreneurial shows, Shark Tank, this past January. Prior to the show, MJB has always been a hit among The Boutique Hub’s boutiques, since our first Boutique Summit in 2017. We’re excited to

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FashionGo | The Boutique Hub

Clothing Wholesalers: Tips for Working With Them

We know by now that having the right suppliers and making strategic purchasing decisions can make or break your business. Whether you’re a new boutique owner just starting a boutique, or a long time incumbent trying to up your sales, one of the most important factors in running a successful boutique is the relationship you build with your clothing wholesalers. As a provider of an e-commerce marketplace, FashionGo has the

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Staccato | The Boutique Hub

Brands We Love: Staccato

We’re getting ready to feature another Brand We Love today, with none other than Staccato! Established in 2005, Staccato is a Los Angeles based label creating clothes that are easy to layer and pair together. Staccato focuses on designing a beautiful range of basics, plaids, and knits, that your customers can effortlessly throw over their favorite pair of jeans so they can always be on the go. Staccato believes the

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Glamour Tees | The Boutique Hub

Glamour Tees: Brands We Love

Hey, fellow #BoutiqueBoss ladies and gents! Glamour Tees was started in April 2018, with the idea that we would bring affordable printing to those who want to make their brand come to life. No one should have to break the bank when it comes to custom orders or promo gear. Save that for the important things, right? I am proud to say that Glamour Tees operates on a Riley Hopkins

Read More »
ODDI Clothing | The Boutique Hub

Oddi: Brands We Love

We are so excited to introduce our members to one of our incredible member brands, ODDI Clothing! “At Oddi, we live out our dreams every day creating art through fashion and spreading our love for the world. We are one unit sharing a vision, working together to produce beautiful things. Love, passion, ambition, and imagination run through our veins. We are romantics at heart, inspired by the Bohemian spirit, drawing

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MIA Shoes | The Boutique Hub

MIA Shoes: Brands We Love

Summer is the best time to fulfill your customer’s shoe obsessions, so we’re going to help you do just that! We’re giving you a super sneak peek into SIX pair of our favorites from MIA Shoes! | Sneaker Sandals | Hello warmer weather! Spring is here and no outfit is complete without Sneaker Bottom Sandals. Flatform sandals are this season’s go-to sandal. Designed with a sneaker platform to give you

Read More »
Makeup Junkie Bags | The Boutique Hub

Makeup Junkie Bag: Brands We Love

We’re Makeup Junkie Bag obsessed, and if you aren’t already, you will be by the end of this blog post. Chances are, you’ve heard of Makeup Junkie Bags (MJB) from their spot on one of TV’s most looked-to entrepreneurial shows, Shark Tank, this past January. Prior to the show, MJB has always been a hit among The Boutique Hub’s boutiques, since our first Boutique Summit in 2017. We’re excited to

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FashionGo | The Boutique Hub

Clothing Wholesalers: Tips for Working With Them

We know by now that having the right suppliers and making strategic purchasing decisions can make or break your business. Whether you’re a new boutique owner just starting a boutique, or a long time incumbent trying to up your sales, one of the most important factors in running a successful boutique is the relationship you build with your clothing wholesalers. As a provider of an e-commerce marketplace, FashionGo has the

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The Art of Balance: Managing Two Careers, Embracing Vulnerability, and Market Expansion

What does it take to transition from a stable career to pursuing your passion full-time? In this episode, we talk to Erica Eickhoff, owner of Styles By Erica, who went from being a hospice nurse to a successful boutique owner. Erica shares her journey from starting her business in her basement just for fun to holding Facebook live sessions that helped her build a dedicated community. She discusses what prompted her to quit her nursing career to open a brick-and-mortar store, how the pandemic affected her business, and the importance of vulnerability and authenticity in her success.

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5 Productivity Habits Of Successful Business Owners

What are the 5 habits of successful boutique owners and top business owners? Let’s dish! The truth is, we all fight the same battles…time…productivity…team optimization….creating systems….taking care of ourselves and families. From our community at The Boutique Hub to those in Retail Bootcamp, we’ve walked through solving so many of these challenges together and have come up with some real solutions you can put into play RIGHT NOW.

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Are You Ready to Lose It All?

Are you ready to risk losing everything you’ve built? That might sound dramatic, but it’s a very real threat if you’re unknowingly selling trademarked, copyrighted, or unlicensed goods. In this Five Minute Friday, I want to shed light on a pervasive issue in our industry that could jeopardize your entire business.

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Inside Dallas Market Center: Retail Revelations and Trends

Hey guys, welcome back! This week, I had the pleasure of chatting with a dear friend and mentor, Cindy Morris, CEO of Dallas Market Center (DMC). Every time Cindy and I get together, our conversations are full of ideas and industry insights. Today, we’re bringing that energy to our community. Whether you’re a wholesale brand manufacturer, a retailer, or someone just curious about market dynamics, Cindy has a wealth of knowledge to share.

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