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Woodbury Wandering: Carla Nichols Boutique

Carla Nichols Boutique in Woodbury

I’ve passed by Carla Nichols Boutique many times since they opened their pink doors last October, and every time I think, “Oh! I need to go in there!” Finally, the day before Suzi’s birthday, I did! {And I picked up a few awesome birthday/housewarming presents ~ right, [Read on...]

Indie Spotlight + Giveaway: Joy Atkisson of Purely You Minerals

Joy Atkisson Purely You Minerals - Poor & Pretty

You might remember seeing Purely You Minerals’ lip gloss as one of my Friday Faves last week. Like you, I struggle with finding the perfect lip gloss and — even more of a hassle — the perfect foundation! So I’m happy to introduce to [Read on...]

Indie Crafter Spotlight: Alexcia Patterson of Make & Mingle

Make & Mingle Wesport CT - Poor & Pretty

Alexcia Patterson is the creative force of nature behind Make & Mingle, a retail store and studio in Westport, CT. It’s a vibrantly decorated space where you can get crafty with friends and peruse the abundance of unique trinkets and handmade gifts from bracelets [Read on...]

December 16: Bazaar Bizarre Boston

I can’t believe the Bazaar Bizarre Boston — my second out-of-state show — is less than a week away, eep! I’ve got quite a few hectic, mad-dash-product-making days ahead, but I’m very excited. It’s a huge celebration of independent crafters & artists, and a massive shopping [Read on...]

This weekend: Hamden Holiday Craftacular & DIY sugar scrub at Sugarplum

Planning on doing some more holiday shopping this weekend? Why not join me and other amazing local artisans at the Hamden Holiday Craftacular, tomorrow, December 1st? Or take part in some of the fun DIYs and meet-and-greets that make up sugarplum’s 12 Days of Christmas? I will be hosting two DIY Sugar Scrub tutorials this Sunday, December 2nd.

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