Thank you, thank you, thank you!!

    Thank you so much to the Crookston community and surrounding areas for helping make the inaugural year of the Dream Boutique a success.  Yes, we say inaugural, because we do plan to continue next year and hopefully many more years to come!

    Here are a few statistics from this years’ Dream Boutique:

    •    180+ dresses donated
    •    25-30 shoppers between the 2 event days
    •    11 dresses found new owners at the events (as well as accessories!)
    •    16 shoppers by appointment
    •    13 dresses found new owners at the appointments
    •    1 “Dream Donor” covered costs for Sunday’s event – EVERY shopper on Sunday got their items for FREE, thanks to this anonymous donor!
    •    7 door prizes received from area businesses
    •    10 different volunteer workers at the 2 events
Special thank you’s go out to the following people and businesses:
    •    Jeff Evers for the generous donation of the use of our location, in the Fournet Building
    •    Crookston Floral – donated use of furniture for events
    •    Montague’s Flower Shop – donated flowers & corsages for events
    •    Hair Connexion – for door prize
    •    Head East Salon – for door prizes
    •    Rejuv Salon & Spa – for door prizes
    •    Tanning Rays at Ray’s Wash & Shine – for door prize
    •    Patti Tiedemann for the donation of beautiful hand-made necklaces & earrings
    •    KROX and Crookston Daily Times – for their coverage & support of the event

    The location for next year’s event is to-be-determined, and many seeds have been planted for ideas on how to make next year’s Dream Boutique bigger and better!  Please “like” and “follow” us on Facebook to keep up-to-date with our happenings!

    If you have prom dresses, shoes, jewelry, or accessories to donate, please reach out to Erin LaPlante at (218) 280-8646 or Kim Dans at (218) 281-1700.  We will continue to take donations for future events!

    With sincere thanks and appreciation of your support,

Erin LaPlante and Kim Dans