Veterans Day: Take a moment to honor those who have served our country on November 11. It is an important celebration in recognition of patriotism and sacrifice for the common good. We are lucky to have so many amazing veterans in our lives. Find a celebration near you through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. … Continue reading Our Favorites: November Edition
As you busily prepare for Halloween, be sure to take a moment for It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, an animated classic by the wonderful Charles Schultz. Here at Boottique, we love the Peanuts gang! Nothing puts us in the Halloween spirit like watching Linus eagerly await the arrival of the Great Pumpkin on Halloween … Continue reading Holiday Happenings: The Great Pumpkin
The beloved American classic, Minnetonka Moccasin, collaborated with women’s ready-to-wear, Wren, for a second limited edition collection released this fall. The collaboration features a new take on the classic Thunderbird style, a longtime favorite of Wren designer Melissa Coker. The shoe features beautiful deerskin and delicate metallic beading for an understated look. In a Minnetonka … Continue reading Local Love: Minnetonka x Wren
Winter can be tough on your beloved boots. Between the snow, slush, and salt, unfortunate casualties await every season. Looking to prevent damage? A good first step is to weather proof leather and suede shoes. While this is not a foolproof solution, protecting your boots should be a priority prior to your first wear. Also, … Continue reading Boot Love: Winter is Almost Here. Are Your Boots Ready?
Looking to get a head start on your holiday shopping? Maybe you deserve a little treat? The Brooklyn based jewelry and gift retailer, Catbird, features a unique selection of New York designer creations, as well as a lovely in-house line. We love the delicate touch of Catbird’s own small heart ring as a part of … Continue reading Worth A Look: Catbird
National Homemade Cookie Day: Yes, that’s right! A day this heavenly really exists. Find your inner baker on October 1 and test some of our favorite recipes, such as chocolate white chocolate chip or peanut butter chocolate chunk cookies. If you don’t like the fuss of cookies, give these easy oatmeal fudge bars a try! … Continue reading Our Favorites: October Edition
When my mother was a teenager, she asked her mother for a pair of the then-trendy Campus Frye boots. My Grandmother said no. When I was a teenager my mother asked if I wanted a pair of the same, now classic, Campus Frye boots. I said no. And then I hesitantly said yes. Now, I … Continue reading Boot Love: The Frye Company Celebrates 150 Years!
Target has done it again! Earlier this week, the retail giant announced a collaboration with the fashionable Peter Pilotto to debut next February. This London based designer is the product of two talented men, Peter Pilotto and Christopher De Vos. The pair met at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Belgium and since has … Continue reading Target to Collaborate with Peter Pilotto!
The iconic Stuart Weitzman 5050 boot has reached the impressive milestone of 20 years on the market. This is not surprising, though, once you consider the enormous following this style boasts. The boot earned its name as the design is comprised of half elastic and half leather, suede, or patent material. This over-the-knee boot is … Continue reading Boot Love: The 5050 Celebrates 20 Years!
For the architect, decorator, and organizer in you, check out the website, Houzz. You can browse through photos categorized by room and style, view products curated by the wonderful and talented Houzz experts, and locate the best home professionals in your area to suit your needs. Save favorites to an ideabook and learn additional information about … Continue reading Worth A Look: Houzz