Join the Shop Small Movement and support small businesses in your community.

Join the Shop Small Movement and support small businesses in your community.

Can you believe the holiday season is here and Small Business Saturday is just around the corner on November 30th? SBS is a great opportunity for us all to join the Shop Small Movement and support local businesses. You'll be helping the designers, artists, makers, and dreamers in your own community who are working hard every day for you. The SBS movement was started by American Express back in 2010 to encourage people to support the businesses in their neighborhoods during the holiday season.

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How to pack for a destination party or wedding

How to pack for a destination party or wedding

Everyone loves getting invited to a party in an exciting location, but often packing for a special event can up the stress level. On top of your normal vacation clothes, you also need to fit in a special dress, extra shoes, makeup, and a party handbag. For me, this is when the nightmares begin over the fear of the airlines losing my luggage and having to go to the party in the same leggings and t-shirt I wore on the plane. The good news is that Ellemichelle can help. Our Travel Sets are designed to easily transition from fancy party to causal brunch, and almost everything in-between while taking up less room in your luggage.

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What inspired me to start a clothing line.

What inspired me to start a clothing line.

This is a story that started 8 years ago when I was getting ready for a 3-month dream trip to Shanghai. Back then I had no idea that one day this little dress would turn into a full business idea. A few months before the trip I had seen a reversible summer dress hanging in a local store window. I did not end up buying it, but I did decide to go home and sew one for my Shanghai trip.

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