This Week In Fashion: Mary Jane's Bids Farewell And Coolfire Announces New Show, 'Thrift Shop Divas'
St. Louis’ most fab fashion events and news.
Wicked Summer Pop-Up Shop—Local blogger Sarah Stallmann is holding her second pop-up shop this Sunday Aug. 25 from 1pm-5pm at the Blank Space on Cherokee Street. The shop will include new and custom-made items from Swedlife, Traces of Truth Jewelry and Fancy Barbarian. Fellow bloggers Emily Iovaldi and Danica Freiderich of Fox & Gypsy and Brittany Bowers of Lace & Dagger will be selling vintage and gently-used clothing, shoes, accessories and housewares alongside 27 Hangers Vintage and several other local fashionistas. Entry is free for all and a cash bar will be available. Blank Space is located at 2847 Cherokee Street.
Mary Jane’s Boutique Says Farewell with a Summer Blowout Sale—After more than five successful years in the Central West End, Mary Jane’s is closing its doors culminating in a huge not-to-miss sale. Starting Tuesday, Aug. 20 all merchandise will be marked down from 25 percent to 75 percent off original prices and will run until the store closes down for good on Sept. 2. The sale will include clothing, denim, accessories, handbags and shoes. Mary Jane’s Park City, Utah store will remain open. Mary Jane’s is located at 387 N. Euclid and is open Tuesday through Saturday from 11am-7pm and Sundays from 11am-5pm.
Coolfire and MERS/Goodwill announce new show, “Thrift Shop Divas”—The new locally-based show from Coolfire follows an extraordinary team of fiscal-fashion experts as they re-work materials from Goodwill stores into beautiful wardrobes and one-of-a-kind home interiors for people in need. Whether designing a pageant gown for a girl with disabilities or decorating an apartment for a woman and her kids who’ve had a rough road, these fashion fairy-godmothers will show America that it doesn’t take a lot of money to turn heads and touch hearts. The show is slated to premiere Wednesday, Sept. 18. Stay tuned to Style Notes for more info on the show and its cast.