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Why Dressember?

Raissa Dupuis

Why Dressember?
 The concept is pretty simple; commit to wearing a dress everyday for the month of December.  Why is this important and how can it help?  By registering to become an advocate for Dressember, you can raise funds and awareness to help fight modern day slavery. 

Fall Fashion Show With a Purpose

Raissa Dupuis

Fall Fashion Show With a Purpose

Please join us Thursday Sept 27 at 5:30 for our first fall fashion show.  The show will take place in the street outside of Poppy's Boutique 316 Washington Street with a reception in the store after.  We will have live music by Parker Siems, fall fashion previews featuring Poppy's Boutique and Second Peek Boutique, food catered by Downtown Grocery, a raffle, and other surprises.  We are pleased to be donating 100% of our ticket sales to Sheroes Among Us thanks to some amazing sponsors in this event including Andrea Burgess-Jones Realty, AC and Sons rental are providing chairs, Downtown Grocery...


Fashion Revolution Week

Raissa Dupuis

Fashion Revolution Week

On April 24, 2013 Rana Plaza Garment Factory in Bangladesh collapsed and 1,138 garment workers lost their lives.   April 23-29 is Fashion Revolution week.  This week calls for transparency in our factories, improved working conditions for garment workers, fair wages, and respect.  Our clothing is made by someone and should never be worth more than the life of another human.  When I dreamed of owning my own boutique it was so exciting.  I thought of what it would look like inside, how I would decorate it, what style of clothing I would love to carry.  It was all very romantic and dreamy.  I...


Featured Brand: elegantees

Raissa Dupuis

Tags Elegantees, Elegantees brands

Featured Brand: elegantees

Elegantees was founded in New York with the intention of giving profits to help women in Nepal. Elegantees works with a non-profit partner that recuses 20,000+ women and children on the India/Nepal border from the sex trafficking industry. They have now opened a sewing center in Nepal which gives these women a sense of meaningful work, fights poverty in their communities, and pays them fair wages to support their families! This company is so full of heart and hope and I am so excited to carry their brand and vision in my store!  Elegantees are so incredibly comfortable. This brand...