In our latest 'meet the boutique series' meet Lydia Crespo, the woman behind Argaman & Defiance, the creator of 100% silk scarves and accessories naturally dyed by hand. These beautiful, one of a kind pieces are a labor of love, and below Lydia is sharing how she got her start, how she makes it happen and what she've got up her sleeve next.
In our latest 'meet the boutique' series, meet Hallie Borden, the woman behind Milk Handmade - the long-standing boutique in Chicago's fun and hip Andersonville neighborhood. With a focus on stocking mostly female-run, emerging brands, we can always count on Milk for unique pieces you can't find any where else.
Meet Tiff Marie, the woman behind the maternity label that's bringing a whole lot of style into a few of the most important months in any woman's life. See how she started, her favorite piece in her current collection and what we can expect from this local Chicago designer. And just a little known fact... many of her maternity pieces work postpartum and not pregnant too!
For our first ever Q&A, meet Katie Farnan, an incredibly sweet, incredibly charming and impeccably dressed woman behind her eponymous line. The label, a fresh mix of classic, feminine and downtown cool girl, has quickly garnered a cult following. We’re so excited to have so many of her pieces on The Shoppes and can’t to see what she comes up with next.