New children’s thrift boutique opens on Spring Street
Pair of area sisters opened the boutique previously this yr
– Earlier this 12 months, two community sisters founded Patch – Children’s Thrift Boutique and opened their doorways at 632 Spring Street in Paso Robles. Owner Alayna Earhart, and her sister Sara Earhart, have developed what they contact their “dream house.”
Just after working a combined 20+ a long time in the foods field, Alayna and Sara resolved to change to children’s retail as their family expanded. “We desired households to appear in considering that they are going for walks into an costly superior-end boutique, but then seem at the cost tag and see a great deal,” mentioned Alayna Earhart, “Growing up as the youngest sibling in a spouse and children of 4 ladies, I have usually acknowledged there was a have to have for affordability when it came to boosting youngsters.”
Patch delivers a assortment of children’s merchandise from newborn to preteen that are in new or gently employed issue. They have also expanded to offer a maternity and post-partum range as well. Priced competitively with large box suppliers, the Earhart sisters say they hope to give economical alternatives for families of all shapes and dimensions. Preventing from boosting inflation prices, Patch vows to continue to keep their price ranges reduced and inexpensive. “There is no explanation why a person should really have to spend an not comfortable quantity of money on some thing their kid may well use only one particular time,” mentioned Alayna.
Sara and Alayna utilized uncooked elements these types of as ropes, oil pipes, chains, and tree branches to generate their displays in the retail outlet, in which all the things was both refurbished or recycled from nearby finds. “Our final aim is to encourage recycling and sustainability from what we offer to how we sell it,” suggests Sara.
Together with hosting a wide range of profits and gatherings, Patch also supports area artisans by exhibiting their get the job done as “featured artists” each individual month.
Open Tuesday-Saturday, Patch delivers store credit history in return for donations, stop by www.patchthriftboutique.com for much more info, or on Instagram: @patchthriftboutique.