Fashion boutique owner Mary Catherine Strider-Logan, 26, is one of the latest business owners in growing Hernando, a city between Oxford and Memphis with a population of about 16,000.
Oxford Vintage has faced transitions and challenges since the company was founded in 2008 by two Ole Miss students who wanted to cater to a fashion-forward crowd.
If there is one thing that can be supported in a college town, it is a T-shirt shop. However, the idea of selling Ole Miss and Greek life T-shirts in Oxford has become a saturated business market, with a number of T-shirt designers and retailers moving to town to support this need over the last couple of decades. Two entrepreneurial college students came to Oxford and identified a deficit in the market for cool vintage clothing.
Pop. Fizz. It’s that satisfying sound you hear when you open a soda that triggers your caffeine addiction. It’s also a place for clothing addicts. Popfizz Boutique, with locations in Oxford and Jackson, is a popular place to find the latest trends. The stores are owned and operated by four Ole Miss alumni who never imagined it would be part of their future.
Along with the rest of the world, the fashion industry has evolved with technology to keep up with new trends.
Centrally located between Tupelo and Corinth in the northeast corner of Mississippi, the quiet town of Booneville boasts a population of just under 9,000 residents. The Prentiss County seat appears to many as a pass-by town with little going on, but Market 105 aims to change that in the near future.
Sarah Henderson Oxford Stories firstname.lastname@example.org The return of warmer weather, cloudless skies, and sunnier days means one thing – spring has arrived. It’s time to do a little spring closet cleaning by […]
Angelica Pecha Oxford Stories email@example.com Photo by Angelica Pecha. Business owner, Brooke Cain, restocks Indigo’s with new clothes for spring and summer. From a young age, Teresa Cain dressed her two daughters, […]
Caroline Luckie Oxford Stories firstname.lastname@example.org Hinton & Hinton is an Oxford clothing store that has been the town almost 30 years. Known for their “Southern tradition” and “classic style,” the store opened […]
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Anne Merrill Jones The Oxford Eagle firstname.lastname@example.org Nestled within the antique buildings of downtown Meridian, the local clothing boutique I Just Have to Have It welcomes all searching for the perfect outfit. […]
University of Mississippi graduate is turning a dollar into a dream as co-creator of the FoxTrot Collection
Nathan Carr Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal email@example.com A university of Mississippi graduate is working to pay the bills while dreaming of becoming a successful fashion designer. If you visit Taylor Bend Apartments […]
Brianna Barnes Ding. Ding. Ding. The bell on the door, signaling when a customer enters, is a constant background noise inside the boutique. “I usually come to Owl Bee at least once […]