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Until it’s DONE

Cystic fibrosis, I am ashamed to say I had never heard of until I met Mallary Horton. I will never forget being at a holiday pop-up shop over hearing this adorable young mom explain her jewelry line gave 25% to the CF foundation for research. Hearing little bits all day and just how contagious Mallory’s passion for bring awareness about this disease I had to know more.  It turns out Mallary’s first child, Palmer, was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis shortly after being born. It is a genetic disease that causes build up in the lungs making it very hard for...

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4th of July Style Guide and Vacation Packing List.

4th of July Style Guide and Vacation Packing List.

Happy (almost) 4th y’all! The 4th is such a fun holiday to spend with friends and family. I mean who doesn’t love the beach, grilling out good food, and the sunshine while celebrating our independence? Today I am here to give you several outfit options from Chosen that will be perfect for the 4th. Bonus...I am also going to give you my ultimate vacation packing guide for wherever you end up this 4th of July! Chosen’s Style Guide: The first outfit is ​Chosen’s red midi dress​. I mean come on, this dress is AMAZING. It is flattering, flowy, and comfortable....

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Fall 2019 Must Haves, Trends & Lookbook.

Fall 2019 Must Haves, Trends & Lookbook.

Fall 2019 Must Haves, Trends & Lookbook.   Fall 2019 is quickly approaching and I am so ready for it! This is my favorite season, not only because the weather is finally cooling down, but also for the fashion trends. I have always loved wearing sweaters, boots, and beanies, but I am always excited to see what new trendy pieces I can add to my wardrobe. Today I am going to give y’all my personal Fall 2019 must haves, upcoming trends, and a lookbook/sneak peek of what you will see at Chosen this Fall.      My Fall must haves...

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Fashion with a Purpose in Charlotte, NC

Fashion with a Purpose in Charlotte, NC

Style with purpose varies in both facets within CHOSEN. Items can give back to organizations right here in Charlotte or across the world to a third world indigenous country. We carry some lines that are completely non-profit to items that donated a portion of proceeds, or even go as far as to make sure they are empowering their employees with opportunities that they might not find other wise.    We actually have 3 brands in the store that are dedicated to empowering people here in Charlotte through their products. Empowered for Hope  is a brand that stands for diversity, inclusion and empowerment...

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My Experience as an Intern By: Sydney Bernhardnt

My Experience as an Intern By: Sydney Bernhardnt

My Experience As An Intern August 1, 2018 This past summer I was able to intern at Chosen Women's Apparel in Charlotte, NC (see prior blog post on more info about boutique). This internship was such an amazing experience filled with lots of activities, experiences and most importantly, personal growth. I must say that this internship has helped me enhance my knowledge in the fashion industry, how to coordinate events, and how to run an efficient website. Also, without this experience, I would not have met two amazing ladies that I will now keep in contact with for many years...

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