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.

The 139th Kentucky Derby!

We are so very excited to watch The 139th Kentucky Derby and hope you are too!!!  The ladies here at bella bliss® look forward to this day every year! Our  boutique and warehouse are located less than an hour away from Louisville where the run for the roses takes place.

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Three year old thoroughbreds race one and a quarter miles to compete for the coveted blanket of 564 red roses.  Although the race is only 2 minutes, the day is packed with mint julips, great people watching, celeb sightings and fun!

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There are many traditions at the Derby that make the experience a memorable one!  Women appear in fine outfits lavishly accessorized with large, elaborate hats.

In celebration of the Derby, we are offering 25% off your entire order!  At check-out just enter the promo code Derby25 starting at noon on Friday (5/3/13) through 5 pm Monday (5/6/2013).

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Sara and her friend Katie at the Derby

Spring 2013 Staff Favorites: Embroidered Swim Suits!!!

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We just can’t seem to get enough of these adorable Embroidered Swim Suits! How perfect are these for all your summer water activities?!?   Here at bella bliss® we strive to offer comfortable and durable Swim and Resort options!

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Our sporty elastic-back Embroidered Swim Trunks have been reinvented with intricate hand-embroidery. With a tie at the waist and mesh lining the young man in your life can play with ease all day!  Offered in sizes 6 months to 6 years.

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Life’s a beach in our cheerful Embroidered Halter Bikini with ruffle, ric rac and hand embroidered touches! Elastic back top ties at neck for easy adjustability and the bottom has decorative ties on each side. Self lined and made from 100% cotton; machine wash.  Offered in sizes 6 months to 6 years.

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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Boy Applique Tee

Girl Applique Tee

Girl Applique Tee

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!

Pima Half Zip (F009 - Navy)

Pima Half Zip (F009 – Navy)

Pima Half Zip (F009 - Red/White Stripe)

Pima Half Zip (F009 – Red/White Stripe)

Pima Half Zip (F009 - Royal/White Stripe)

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

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Pima Half Zip (F009 – Rouge/Blue Stripe)