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Where do we get our product names?

Posted: Mar 23 2017

arabella dress

For this season, we turned to female pioneers throughout history for inspiration to name our dresses. We hope some of their tenacity, talent, and fearlessness rubs off! 


Amelia dress

Amelia Earhart of course! She was the first woman to fly solo over the Atlantic Ocean, in 1932.




Arabella dress 

Arabella Mansfield was the United States' first female lawyer. She was admitted to the Iowa bar in 1869.



Lettie dress

Letitia "Lettie" Pate Whitehead Evans holds the distinction of being one of the first women to serve on the board of directors for a major American corporation. In 1934, she was appointed to the board of the Coca-Cola company.





Madeleine dress

Madeleine Albright is our first female Secretary of State. She was sworn in in 1997.



Marie dress

Marie Curie was the first woman to receive a Nobel Prize, first winning the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1903, and subsequently the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1911.




Mia dress

Mia Hamm was the first woman to be inducted into the World Football Hall of Fame, in 2013.



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