I am a big advocate of supporting local businesses. We eat locally; we have a weekly farm delivery service that delivers to our house weekly. I like to support local restaurants, businesses, and shops, but one thing I haven’t done is wear a lot of local designers. Until now. Designer Michelle of 81 Poppies has made a gorgeous line. I would have purchased more items if I hadn’t just been on a shopping bender. You can’t buy her line online, but you can email Michelle, who is super sweet and helpful, at Michelle at 81Poppies.com.
I am looking forward to pairing this yellow top with a cobalt blue shorts, but for yesterday, I needed something a bit more subdued. Here is one of the two tops I picked up: