Sherry G. and Carrie B., two smart and very HOT women, created Shopaholic.
They had an idea about having the perfect jobs, retiring early and giving other
shopaholics like them a chance to feed their addiction and stop global warming.
They basically wanted to save the world
.and bring the golden retriever to
work with them.
believe, that as shopaholics, we really don't need anything. We just enjoy the
hunt. So our place is really just an outlet for the Universal Craving of something
NEW. Even if someone else owned it first.
can buy things we didn't even know we wanted. Stuff we didn't know we needed.
Products we can't live another day without. We can do all of this knowing that
we are truly impacting our world in a positive way.
We believe, that humans have reached an all time high with shopaholism. The result
of our gratification-at-any-price behavior has been huge trade deficits with other
countries; increased waste products polluting the environment; and most concerning
we think, is the dampening of our entrepreneurial spirit by large chains of discount
warehouses who make the marketplace nearly impossible to compete in. In many cases
actually violating the human rights of their employees.
is NOT just a theory. Our worlds' growing dependence on cheaply manufactured goods
is literally causing these economic and moral issues every moment of every day.
know it's hard to see the forest for the trees but we'd all like to hug a few
A one-stop shop for specialty resale, image styling and serving your community.
is a convenient way to contribute to the betterment of society. We pick up your
excess. Call us when you finally clean out that closet and we will take it off
your hands that day! (Clean closet, clear mind.)
should be about the experience. No self-respecting addict would be caught digging
through piles of someone else' s throw-a ways. We do that for you. (Self-respect
a whole new look, expert image consulting and have a good time hanging out with
your new best friends! Having fun is not negotiable for us, and being "green"
is totally cool. It's just the right thing to be. (It's eco-chic baby!)
As an admitted
Shopaholic you will be in the "loop" (as we say) about fashion trends,
hair and make-up techniques and current "gotta have it goodies." Your
friends will covet your one-of-a-kind finds
and you can feel proud of your
you are living authentically after all.
importantly, you will contribute to Shopaholics' causes in our community and the
World. We contribute a portion of every sale to the Alliance For A New Humanity
organization that supports the efforts of human beings who are contributing to
the creation of a just, peaceful and sustainable world. A collective conscious
if you will.
local beneficiaries are:
American Cancer Society
The Human Rights Campaign
first Shopaholic location is the Mamma-ship. We will continue to grow our concept
to include maternity, baby stuff, men's wear and home furnishings. Of course we
will offer hair styling, make-up and various other services, plus some "
got to have in my bathroom" personal care products. We addicts sometimes
just need the thrill of having something no one else has
so Shopaholic will
mix a few exclusive new items along with our signature C&S BRAND of "eco-chic"pieces.
(We wouldn't want you to evolve too quickly
balance is the key to everything!
yeah . . . and bring the dog to work. :)