Once in a blue moon you come across an online gem that captures your interest and style in one clever site. The Blissful Gypsy, a brand spakin’ new online boutique is the collaboration of local creative, stylish women with a love for the unique. With its debut on the web this week, the site not only has a selection that rivals any shop on Melrose, but features independent designers that you can’t find on every street corner. So what do they offer, you ask? How about jewelry of all kinds, wall art, journals, cute as a button t-shirts, beauty products, soaps….the list goes on and on.
Declaring itself “a touch of bohemian, a bit of lavishness”, The Blissful Gypsy offers yummy scents like “Let Them Eat Cake” Parfum ($29), with sweet notes like Sugar Cane, Coconut Milk, Vanilla Orchid & White Musk??. Or, if you’re in the market for a thoughtful housewarming gift with charm, check out the Kitchen Cherry Apron ($38). It’s Mad Men meets country girl, and is one of the most adorable kitchen accessories a culinary cutie can have.
Put a statement on any outfit you wear with Chan Luu jewelry, featured in every major fashion magazine known to man and a favorite celebrity pick. The wrap bracelets with hand-knotted leather and array of beads are beyond gorgeous. The Red Mix Semi Precious Stone and Nugget 5 wrap bracelet on Kansai leather is $176, and wraps most wrists 5 times. Added perk? It can also be worn as a necklace or belt.?
One more fabulous tidbit about shopping this locally owned boutique is that 10% of all purchases benefit Attitudes & Attire™. For those that don’t know, Attitudes and Attire is an amazing organization that for the past 15 years has trained women in need in areas of positive self-image and appropriate workplace behavior, appearance, and helps clients build self-confidence by identifying personal barriers for inner growth and to develop a positive self-concept. Plus, with FREE shipping on all U.S. orders on the site, how can you resist? Find bliss with The Blissful Gypsy….and help empower other women at the same time.
-Hilary Kennedy is a contributing author for YouPlus Style and YouPlus Dallas, focusing primarily on Style, Arts and Entertainment, and Dating and Relationships. Hilary also stars in many videos for YouPlusMedia and has her own show, The Hilary Kennedy Show.