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New store in Brookings, OR !!

Hello friends, I have some exciting news!   I am opening a new shop in my hometown of Brookings, on the beautiful Southern Oregon Coast. When, you ask?   Wednesday, July 27th !!!! I realize I am a little late to announcing - I have been busy putting the most beautiful shop together! It has been a lovely experience with a great support team  in Brookings.  Mostly my family - from my partner doing a ton of the on site construction work, my dad and brother offering redwood boards and alder poles from their wood shop, my sis and her kids helping with a deep clean, as well as my mom supplying the plants you see! I am loving being...

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Bedstu

A brand with amazing creativity, beautiful designs and uniqueness  Bedstu focuses on  natural, eco friendly  materials like  vegetable tanned  leather and  plant based dyes  Their designs  are unique, every bag  is handmade with  natural  variations that can not be  duplicated  Bedstu founded in 1995 with one main goal, to always be sustainable and eco friendly. they have kept their ever word since.  Every bag is made with the highest quality vegetable tanned leather, plant based dyes and water based glues.    At bedstu everything is handmade by real people with love and care put in to each and every product.    The true beauty of their products is found in the natural imperfections, of each piece of leather.  In 2010 they even held...

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Lei day

Lei Day began in 1928. It is celebrated state wide  with parades, coronation courts, flowers woven into colorful garland lei's, beautiful dances and the sounds of Hawaiian music. Lei Day is the holiday honoring the spirit of Aloha. And another chance to wear these pretty dresses!   A Lei is given to show friendship, appreciation and respect.   They bestow blessing and  honor.    We have a beautiful variety of dresses  perfect for this lei day!

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Bamboo leggings for every day!

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†¬† ¬†¬† ¬†¬†¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†¬† Life in the rural Northwest requires clothing that is comfortable, layerable and adventure-ready. I confess that I, fashion designer, wear leggings at least 6 days a week. Bamboo is supremely soft and breathable‚ÄĒ perfect for all day and into the evening. This remarkable fabric has a lightweight luxe feel that can elevate your mood and add warmth and color to a classy outfit, or¬†accompany you into the rugged outdoors. I‚Äôve designed these with a nonbinding waistband so they hug the body without cutting or compressing. Whether I am out chopping wood, foraging for mushrooms, in an online yoga class, or in the work studio sewing...

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Updates and Discounts! July 2020

      Aloha to our local & frequent Kauai shoppers! As you probably know already our store is OPEN and ready to welcome you back:) Here are a few updates on our little Kauai shop: NEW STORE HOURS: 11am-3pm Monday-Saturday     Did you hear? We are now offering appointment shopping with a special discount offer!! This is for any of our Kauai customers that wish to ensure they are shopping alone in the shop. We care about our customers and want you to feel as safe as possible. For anyone who books an appointment we are offering 15% off $150 or more! Appointments will be held either before opening or after closing, Monday - Saturday 9-10:45 am and 3:15 - 6 pm or Sunday...

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