My favorite shop in Portsmouth/Blog Circle NH Photographers

This month’s blog party assignment is to highlight a local business…a special place that you enjoy. I think my hometown of Portsmouth is very blessed with a great downtown and lots of places to shop and eat. But one of my very favorite stores is Puttin on the Glitz.

First, I think we can all agree that what make a business special is the person behind it…here is POTG’s proprietress Assiah Russell, photographed at last month’s Fashion Night Out Portsmouth. This is clearly a woman from whom it would be very wise to take fashion advice. Disclaimer: Assiah and I are not related, though I wish I shared some of those fashion genes 🙂

 

Here are some images from a recent evening…helping a customer make a great selection, then making sure she had the right fit with the aid of some hat tape!

 

 

Inviting store window with new Fall Items….

 

 

 

And my question for Assiah:  What’s your favorite fashion accessory?

 

 

“That is absolutely an unfair question to ask of someone who owns a shop featuring jewels, hats, travel tote bags for women, & accessories 🙂 I love them all and so believe that accessories are what make every outfit memorable. I have many pieces of jewelry that I love to wear…some of it very sparkly and vintage-looking like Sorrelli, and then other simple pieces of oxidized sterling with some of my favorite semi-precious stones… labadorite, garnet, and rubies. I have recently fallen in love with little leather clutches…such a tiny little accessory that makes such a statement.  But I must say, that I never am without a hat nearby…gorgeous straw hats with a trim of botanicals or feathers for summer, and a Lillie & Cohoe hat from Canada with it’s little hidden ear flaps for winter glam and coziness”….Assiah

 

 

And if you’re in the Seacoast Friday the 19th from 5-9pm, stop by the Fall Forward Trunk Show, where you can meet the artists and share in some drinks and nibbles!  Good, clean & classy fun!

Now…if you’d like to continue to find out some more great places in NH, check out photographer Jennifer Bakos’ blog here!

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

*

*

There was an error submitting your comment. Please try again.