Mystique Boutique: Bargain Shop for a Good Cause

Since moving back to the St. Louis area, I’ve been volunteering with Dress for Success Midwest.  Our local Dress for Success falls under a larger umbrella organization, Connections to Success, that has an extensive plan of action to help women reach self-sufficiency.

One of the latest ventures of Connections to Success is Mystique Boutique.  And, get this.  Mystique is an upscale resale boutique on wheels.  Yes, it’s mobile!  The proceeds from boutique sales benefit Connections to Success.

I volunteered at a Mystique Boutique opening and fashion show this past weekend; and let me tell you, if you’re in or near the St. Louis area, you will want to shop Mystique.  I saw vintage jewelry, all the clothing labels we love, and lots of higher-end goods like Salvatore Ferragamo pumps.

A glimpse inside Mystique Boutique

A glimpse inside Mystique Boutique.
Designer shoes and handbags.  Vintage jewelry.  Much more

Here are a few behind-the-scenes shots from the fashion show.

Models wearing clothing from Mystique Boutique

For more photos from the event, visit the Around Town: Mystique Boutique Fashion Show album on  the Economy of Style Facebook page.


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  1. May 23, 2012 / 4:18 pm

    What an awesome idea and such a great cause. I checked out the pictures on facebook and I love all the jewerly, the green purse, and the aqua blue dress just beautiful 🙂

  2. May 24, 2012 / 1:45 am

    What a great cause. I'm wondering if KC might have a version of this.

  3. May 24, 2012 / 10:57 am

    That is a fantastic idea! Looks like there is a lot of amazing pieces there!

  4. May 25, 2012 / 1:54 am

    a resale boutique on wheels…now that's an innovative concept. wishing you much success with the organization.

    now how can i get my hands on those Ferragamo pumps?! 🙂