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For boutique co-owners Laura Polanski and Jill Shea, it’s their passion of “being a force for good” that drives their business.

this season’s most stylish trends

Fashion, you may say, has taken a back seat for many of us this past year. We’ve donned our favorite sweatpants or leggings and that well-worn top on a very regular basis—probably too regularly.

Custom shirts from Big Frog in Woodbury.

Specializing in garment decoration, Big Frog embroiders, screen prints and digitally prints on a variety of clothing items.

A woman models winter fashion trends.

Keep up with the beauty and style trends this season.

A senior woman checks her outfit in front of a mirror

Local seniors set the record straight: They care about style, too.

Top 10 tips, tricks and trends for men into fall/winter 2018

For those who haven’t thought much about it, it’s one of the fashion industry’s best-kept secrets: Sizing is a relatively new concept, built up out of necessity for uniformity with the advent of soldiers’ uniforms during the previous century’s world wars, then ballooning through the big-box boom.

In this digital age, it seems the place we love to shop the most is on the couch. From online catalogs to marketplaces and pantry sites like Amazon, many brick-and-mortar stores have seen huge migrations to their online platforms.

A line of fresh and colorful preppy clothing and accessories has been gaining popularity around town with local students. Behind this new venture is a Woodbury brother and sister team.

When Heather Baldridge was 18 years old, she sewed all of her cousin’s bridesmaids’ dresses—from scratch. That was the start of her “over 30 years” of experience in weddings, but her education started even earlier.

Julia Stone (picured above)
Trend: Two-piece Crop Top

Along with the leaves changing color and falling to the ground, fall is bringing some new fashion trends. Top picks from Heidi Martin, owner of Sisu boutique in Woodbury, include lots of plaid, faux fur, ponchos and vegan leather.

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