Hip retro fashions found at Calistoga’s Mad Mod Shop | News

Shopkeeper and designer Andrea DeTrinidad-Hoogendoorn — aka the mad dressmaker — is crazy for retro-inspired garments and accessories. Since 2018, she’s owned and operated the Mad Mod Shop in downtown Calistoga, offering locals and tourists an opportunity to access stylish, hand-made items not available in department stores or online retailers.

“We provide an alternative to what’s typically out there,” DeTrinidad-Hoogendoorn said. “I’ve designed and hand-sewn many of these items myself or have searched to find unique designers, either locally or from around the world.”

Finding inspiration

Growing up, DeTrinidad-Hoogendoorn lived with her mother, a ranger at Armstrong Redwoods

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Cozy Shop Owner Gives Back to the Community Through Her Involvement with the Lindenwood University Fashion Program

Owner and creative force, Lydia Crespo, works hard to ensure that her store is stocked full of unique hand-made items that have interesting stories

ST CHARLES, Mo. — Cozy Shop is just that. 400 square feet of coziness nestled in the heart of Main Street St. Charles. The women owned, family ran business brings together local makers and designers, and excels at gifting. It is the place to go for Midwest made items and gifts that help support the local economy and artists.

Owner and creative force, Lydia Crespo, works hard to ensure that her store is stocked full of

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10 Spring Fashion Trends To Shop Now

If you’re currently trying to get through the low temperatures outside, the spring 2022 fashion trends are here to help distract you from the cold. As tends to be the case with warmer-weather fashion, a carefree levity emanates through new-season designs suited to life’s many moments and moods. All to say, it’s not too early to start adding spring must-haves to your cart.

Y2K fashion — in the form of ultra-low-rise pants and micro-minis, halter necklines, and playful mix-and-match jewelry — continues to trend in full force. Then there is an abundance of platform shoes and twee styles (think:

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Shop 6 chic styles from Black-owned fashion brands

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Looking for a way to support the Black community during Black History Month and beyond? That’s easy — support Black-owned brands!

From fashion and beauty companies to lifestyle and food brands, there are tons of incredible Black-owned businesses out there to shop.

Keep scrolling to shop six fashionable pieces from Black-owned brands that deserve a spot in

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Shop Makes, Sells Clothes for Baltimore’s Top Public Schools | Maryland News

By JACQUES KELLY, The Baltimore Sun

BALTIMORE (AP) — There’s a Baltimore destination that goes one better than the phrase “shop local” — Herman’s Discount in Waverly. At this quirky emporium, what many shoppers carry home has a Baltimore edge to it.

This Greenmount Avenue shop is the go-to place for highly specific school shirts and caps. The crucial uniform components for many Baltimore City Schools students are embroidered upstairs, above a main floor that spreads out like an eclectic shopping bazaar.

“Outerwear is a huge part of kids’ fashions,” said the owner, Ricky Ralph Herman. “It’s our job to

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Curated vintage & secondhand womens fashion shop Ismandra launched in Atlanta GA

Celebrate the launch of Ismandra online vintage & secondhand fashion shop by visiting Instagram @ismandra.shop. To see all that’s available from Ismandra please visit https://www.ismandra.shop.

A new and exciting secondhand and vintage e-commerce shop, Ismandra, has just launched out of Atlanta, Georgia. There is plenty to learn about Ismandra and this article will provide lots of details. You can also browse the entirety of the Ismandra fashion catalog at https://www.ismandra.shop.

Ismandra is a vintage and secondhand women’s fashion online shop. All pieces are personally sourced and curated by Genesis Ismandra, owner,

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