Morgan Lashley and Caroline King have been best friends since freshman year at NC State and avid shoppers for as long as they can remember. A few years ago, they made a plan to open Vestique, an affordable and stylish women’s clothing store. Read More
These five pieces are the foundation for an always-chic wardrobe. Read More
Summer is all about easy, breezy style -- effortless sundresses, go-with-everything sandals and glowing skin. The last thing you want to do is fuss with your jewelry. The simplest pieces to wear are the ones you don't have to put on and take off all the time -- which means they need to work in and out of the water. A semi-permanent jewelry wardrobe is a stress-free way to stay super fly over the next few months. But there are just a few tips to keep in mind when selecting your baubles for the summer. Read More
We love having fun with fashion ... and love the convenience of shopping online even more. That's why TODAY.com is picking the brains of some industry experts to find out where they score their favorite items. This time, Lilliana Vazquez spoke with Redbook's ever-stylish market director Sarah Lisitski-Gerrish. Read More
Some days Wilson's Wilson seems to just go to the dogs, well today Wilson was proud of it. He was at Vestique Boutique in Dilworth today with some of the best four legged models to ever hit a runway...and he even took his turn at a little runway strut. Read More
Wardrobe Stylist and Manager of Vestique’s Charleston location Amanda Gosnell selected the looks and her hair and makeup team Mike Gusband (hair) and Elina Mille of Bellelina Studio (makeup) created chic and resort worthy looks for summer vacation inspiration. Vestique’s owners Caroline and Morgan were also present at the Summer Soiree and walked with the models during the finale. Read More
As college friends who shared an obsession with fashion and an appreciation for fabulous and affordable style, Caroline and Morgan decided after a few years in corporate America to open an online boutique. Vestique.com launched in 2010. Filling orders out of a spare bedroom in Morgan’s house, the duo worked in corporate America by day and in their online boutique at night, until eventually leaving their day job to open their first brick and mortar store in Raleigh (1818 Oberlin Road) in October 2001. Since then, Caroline and Morgan now own six stores in the Carolinas including their newest location at 183 King Street in Charleston. Read More
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Recently we were able to chat with Morgan Lashley, Co-Owner of Vestique Boutiques. Vestique is a chain of women’s fashion boutiques across the Carolinas and today, they are announcing their integration of Springboard Retail into their operations. Launched in 2010, Vestique has grown quickly and needed a new system to meet their demands as a multi-channel business. Read Full Article.
This is the fourth year that Vestique boutique on Harden Street in Columbia has been a part of Cyber Monday. "We had a ton of people here on Black Friday, and then small business Saturday, and then now its Cyber Monday and it's like we are getting orders online all of the time," said Paige Stein, an employee of the store. "If we don't have something online they can email our customer service and we can ship it out from the store too." Watch Video.
If you haven't been to the new Charlotte Premium Outlets, then this weekend is the time to make your first trip. It may have been a balmy 61 degrees early today, but Wilson was at the outlets getting into the spirit with a steel drum player and some jammin' holiday tunes with Minsky Delmonte. Read Full Article.
Vestique opened its first Charleston store Thursday at 183 King St. The women's boutique has five other locations in Greenville, Columbia, Charlotte, Raleigh and Morrisville, N.C. Another is expected to open in Charlotte soon. Read Full Article.
Although most September days in South Carolina call for sundresses not sweaters, this month is a perfect time to get the low down on new trends and a jump start on fall shopping. Runways at recent fashion weeks across the globe previewed the following top fashion themes for fall and beyond... Read Full Article.
Vestique is one of nearly two dozen Five Points and Devine Street businesses offering special deals as part of the districts’ annual Summer Sidewalk Sale, this year corresponding with the tax-free weekend. Most of the businesses are locally owned, and merchants say the tax-free weekend coupled with the extra discounts helps draw customers to their stores, where the money they spend goes right back into the community. Read Full Article.
Columbia Fashion Week is in full swing with fashion shows every night and trunk shows in the store every day. Tyler from WACH FOX interviews one of our senior stylists, Amanda, about the latest trends. Watch ladies get makeovers in our three favorite looks: Beachy Boho, Work & Play and Day to Night. Click Here to read more about Columbia Fashion Week.
We are the owners of Vestique, a women’s clothing and accessories company based right here in Raleigh. Coming from corporate America, we traded our pencil skirts and button downs for skinny denims and crop tops, and we’re not complaining! We thought it would be fun to showcase our must-haves for a day and night in our worlds. We love mixing designer pieces with affordable ones to create unique and on-trend looks. View Style Guide
Spring has sprung! That means you need to take full advantage of the hot new looks out this season. The Art Institute of Charlotte's Academic Director, Meagan Glasco, is bringing the must-have looks to Rising.
Twentysomething college friends and co-owners Caroline King and Morgan Lashley attach affordable price tags to on-trend fashions in four Vestique locations...Read More
We love to feature local boutiques, and are extremely excited to announce the arrival of Vestique boutique to Charleston, SC this summer! Until then, we look forward to shopping their fabulous website. Needless to say, Vestique is one of our MIC Picks for sure...Read More
What is it about that mom who looks better than everyone else no matter where we happen to run into her? You have to know the woman we’re talking about here — we know you’ve seen her...Read More
Well-dressed women in greater Greenville have a new shopping venue that virtually promises they won’t see another woman wearing the exact same outfit. Vestique has opened on Augusta Road. Now this locale in Greenville joins the boutique’s sister operations in Raleigh and Charlotte...Read More
Owners Caroline King and Morgan Lashley launched the online clothing and accessories boutique in October 2010. Less than a year later, they opened their first brick-and-mortar shop in Raleigh, and soon after, another in Charlotte. “Opening a store in South Carolina seemed like the next obvious step,” said Lauren Flack, manager of the Greenville store at 1922 Augusta St., Suite 106, in a news release...Read More
Trendy boutique Vestique is hosting Fashion for a Cause this Thursday – bring a new toy or make a donation to the Salvation Army and get access to this season's hottest looks at their runway show. The toys and money raised will benefit the Salvation Army's Angel Tree Program, which provides holiday presents for the children of low-income families...Read More
After a couple of short years working corporate jobs, Morgan Lashley ’07 and Caroline King ’07 – armed with a love of fashion – got the itch to try their hand at launching a company. With a booming online business and now a third brick-and-mortar location in the works...Read More
Since the widespread success of online fashion companies like Gilt Groupe, fashion has started to embrace technology and foster a new community of startups seeking to disrupt and claim their stake in the $20 billion boutique shopping industry. The founders behind North Carolina based clothing retailer Vestique decided to become one of them...Read More
It's settled. You no longer need more than a Franklin to find fashion fit for … anyone … in Raleigh. Thanks to Vestique, the relatively fresh-on-the-scene brick-and-mortar retail spot at Oberlin and Fairview, buying designer duds isn't dependent on having designer dollars....Read More
Like many fashionable young women in the Triangle, N.C. State University grads Caroline King and Morgan Genty are boutique shoppers. But the pair found that boutique clothing can be out of the price range of budget-conscious shoppers. So, they decided to address that problem by opening an online boutique specializing in affordable fashion,...Read More