A new women’s outfits boutique opened its doors Saturday in Topeka’s Brookwood Searching Heart.
Named for owner Madison Schmidtlein, Madison Avenue Boutique gives a array of women’s outfits things and components, as effectively as candles, greeting playing cards and several other odds and ends.
Schmidtlein mentioned she opened the boutique, 2831 S.W. 29th St., mainly because of her enthusiasm for manner.
“I utilised to often want to be a trend model when I was youthful,” she reported.
Her mother, Kelly Schuster, owns The Linen Tree a number of doorways down, and Schmidtlein obtained retail knowledge performing for her.
Now, she’s melding that practical experience with her longtime passion, becoming an entrepreneur at age 24.
“It is been a aspiration of mine,” Schmidtlein claimed.
Her beloved component about possessing the boutique is finding out the outfits and accessories she sells to customers.
“It just feels superior,” she claimed.
Schmidtlein held a tender opening with good friends and family Friday evening and observed a continual stream of clients Saturday following opening to the general public.
Nevertheless she welcomes folks of all ages, she specially hopes to attract women of all ages in their late teenagers and people in their 20s and 30s.
“Topeka just would not have many outfits solutions, so I desired to do anything,” Schmidtlein claimed.
She extra it is superior to retain people searching regional.
“I have always been the kind to assist area just because my mom is a nearby small business (proprietor),” Schmidtlein reported. “I’ve witnessed her wrestle all through the pandemic and things, and a good deal of persons showed up for that and supported her. I assume at the time I get a excellent consumer foundation, I will have a large amount of folks that proceed to help me.”
Madison Avenue Boutique is open Tuesday by means of Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Schmidtlein mentioned she also hopes to stand up a web site soon. For now, information and updates about the boutique may well be found on its Fb and Instagram webpages.