Meet The Ladies Of Bella Bliss: Kelli Murphy

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Meet Kelli!  She is the newest addition here at bella bliss ® and we are so lucky to have her.  She will be taking over our trade shows and helping with wholesale.  With her Bachelors and Masters in Fashion Merchandizing, she is a much needed asset to our team!

What is your favorite piece from the Spring 2013 Collection and why?

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I love the sailor dress and the 1 piece bathing suit. The dress is clean and classic and the bathing suit is just super cute!

 What was your favorite movie this year?

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I don’t know if it counts for this year, but I LOVED Silver Linings Playbook.

Name 3 things you couldn’t live with out…

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Coffee, my family, and my puppy Gus.

What is your favorite personal possession you own?

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The Babe Ruth autograph to my grandmother that she gave to me.  My family is obsessed with the Yankees!

What is your favorite TV show?

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I am still obsessed with Friends, I own every season on dvd!

What are your hobbies?

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Reading, traveling, and doing anything outdoors. I love being outside!

What is your favorite quote?

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What is your favorite part about working for bella bliss?

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It’s nice to work for a local company and my coworkers have been so helpful and nice!

 

What is your favorite Lexington restaurant?

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I could eat Bourbon n Toulouse everyday.

Meet the ladies of Bella Bliss: Rebecca Richstad

Becca is the latest addition to our bella bliss® family! Her energetic and bubbly personality really brings a lot to the work place. She is originally from Truckee, California and just so happened to move here to Kentucky! We definitely love having her around, so Cali can’t have her back just yet!

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What is your favorite piece from the Spring 2013 Collection and why?

Ellie Dress in Rouge—soooo cute, love the color and wish we made it for adults!  The fabric feels amazing.

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What is your favorite personal possession you own?

My handbags.

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What is your favorite TV show?

Bones and The Big Bang Theory 

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The Big Bang Theory

What are your hobbies?

Yoga and snowboarding

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What is your favorite part about working for bella bliss?

Just a great environment to work in.

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What is your favorite Lexington restaurant?

Still new here and have not really had time to explore but we like to hang out at Old Chicago.

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What was your favorite book from 2012?

The Books of Beginning by John Stevens

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Mother’s Day Bliss

Lets make Mother’s Day exceptional with bella bliss®!  May 12th is almost upon us so let’s spoil Mom and give her something she can truly enjoy and relax in!

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Women’s Pima Loungewear

Nothing is more luxurious than our woman’s pima loungewear! Our high quality loungewear was featured in Oprah’s magazine as one of her favorite things!  This is the perfect gift for that special someone.  Available in sizes XS, S, M, L, XL.  Coming in white with either blue or pink trim or solid blue and pink with white trim.

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Women’s Pima Robe

This lightweight and luxuriously soft robe hits right above the knee.  Available colors include white with blue or pink trim or solid blue or pink with white trim.   Our Pima cotton is durable and incredibly soft!  A must have for everyone!

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Our Women’s Terri Tunic is adorned with dramatic ric-rac accents and 3/4-length sleeves.  This fashion-forward v-neck falls just below the hip to flatter every figure!  Looks perfectly paired with white jeans!  Conveniently machine washable and 100% cotton available in Garden Floral or Kelley Dot.

All Things Bliss: Monogramming

Every bella bliss garment can be personalized! Simply choose from any of our typestyle and color options to create your very own unique  monogram!

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Our classic cableknit pullover in white with one of our adorable monograms! Featured in serif block/hot pink.

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Who said playtime couldn’t be fashionable? Get our popular basic play short in a pique with ric-rac trim and have fun monogramming the back pocket! Featuring our navy pique basic play short with party time font in white!

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Who doesn’t love our Button Back Sundress with a stylish monogram to make it complete? Our red soft check peter pan with a navy master circle monogram makes this most loved traditional dress POP with this personalized initial monogram.

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Check out one of our new and popular monogram placements for boys! Featured on our button down dress shirt in Bedford plaid is a red, serif block monogram, sized to the cuff.

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Get creative with some of our new novelty monograms! The Stars look great on our Bedford Plaid boys Shortall, as well as our most-loved sunhats! Try the Horsebit on our new girls white Toothpick jean. The options are endless!

What’s your favorite bliss monogram?

What new, creative monogram can you come up with?

2013 Customer Faves : Spring Break Applique Tees!

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Applique Tee

It is Part 2 of our Facebook Customer Faves…and this is a fun one!  (Click here for Part 1)  The Applique Tee (for boys or for girls) is an essential addition to your child’s spring/summer wardrobe.  Made from our soft and durable pima cotton, these bella bliss® original tees are available in four fun choices for boys and girls, so there is a perfect one to suit every child’s style! Looking for coordinating quality pieces in styles for your older children? Check out our Short Sleeve Boatneck Tee for the girls, and the Short Sleeve Pima Polo for the boys!  To complete the look, choose from our wide range of pima bottoms! Stylish, fun and comfy – everyone wins!

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2013 Customer Faves: Spring Break!

We asked, you answered! Over 150 of you responded to our Facebook “Spring Break” promotion and our Swim Collection was an overwhelming favorite!  We listened to customers requests and  expanded the swim collection to include new looks for everyone! We’ve added new embroidery and color combinations you’re sure to love!  And don’t forget our Sunhats – these are perfect for protecting your little ones from the sun, while coordinating with all of our bathing suits and trunks. Want to see what everyone is talking about?  Check out our swim collection and see what you’ve been missing!

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2013 Girls Swim Collection

2013 Boys Swim Collection

2013 Boys Swim Collection

Spring 2013 Staff Faves – Rouge

One color that is catching everyone’s eye in our Spring 2013 collection is our beautiful rouge. Many of our staff and customers have picked this as their favorite color of the season.  It is fun and bright and pops on any skin tone.  Several of our gorgeous dresses are available in rouge, including the Ellie Dress pictured below!  You can also find it in our pima stripes and knit solids!  Rouge is a great color for your little girl OR boy and a wonderful addition to any spring wardrobe!

Click here to see which items we offer in rouge!

Knit Half Zip Sweater (F630)Ellie Dress (S704) in rouge

Spring 2013 Staff Faves – Jersey Half Zip

Choosing our favorite items from the 2013 Spring Collection is not an easy task – there are just so many pieces we love!  However, we finally put our head’s together, and one item that made almost everyone’s list is our boys Jersey Half Zip (F009).  This item is also a customer favorite, so it makes the list as a “must have” for every boy’s closet.  Made from our comfortable jersey cotton in a number of color options, this item is the perfect layering piece for school or even lounging at home.  Pair with one of our coordinating Button Down Shirts (F200) and it is perfect for dressier events.  Order yours today and make your favorite guy ready for any occasion!

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Pima Half Zip (F009 – Navy)

Pima Half Zip (F009 - Red/White Stripe)

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Pima Half Zip (F009 – Royal Blue/White Stripe)

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Pima Half Zip (F009 – Rouge/Blue Stripe)

MEET THE LADIES OF BELLA BLISS: SYDNEY FULKERSON

Meet Sydney Fulkerson! Sydney’s been with us since July of 2012 and helps with everything from shipping orders, going to market, and helping customers in the boutique! She also writes some of these blogs you read! (Can you guess which ones?) Sydney’s smile and sense of humor are always up-lifting around here, and she’s always willing to lend a helping hand!

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Let’s get to know Sydney a little more…

What is your favorite piece from the Spring 2013 Collection and why?

I love the  Charlie Dress in Kelley Dot. The lightweight fabric is perfect for summertime and is such a comfortable piece for girls. The detail of the buttons down the back seals the deal for making this one of my Spring 2013 faves!

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Name 3 things you couldn’t live without…

Water bottle, vaseline chapstick, and cell phone!

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What is your favorite personal possession you own?

My journal. I try to write in it almost every night!

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What is your favorite TV show?

Pretty Little Liars, guilty.

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What are your hobbies?

Yoga/working out, spending time with sorority sisters, online shopping!

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What is your favorite part about working for bella bliss?

I really enjoy working with the girls of bella bliss – they’re so fun! Also traveling to market with Emily!

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What is your favorite vacation spot?

Anywhere where it’s above 70 degrees, blue skies, and an ocean in my view.

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Blissful Trends : Easter 2013

We are loving floral prints, classic white and fun plaids for Easter 2013, and we love pairing pieces from each collection for a variety of looks.  Check out some of these combinations and get inspired for your family photos and Easter celebrations!  Shop now on our website to guarantee you get your items in time for Easter!

Easter 2013 : Chatham Plaid

Easter 2013:Blue/White

Easter 2013 : Blue/White

Easter 2013 : Wild Flower

Easter 2013 : Wild Flower