Have you ever felt overwhelmed while shopping in a store? I know I have, but wandering around King Street I stumbled upon The Sassy Shortcake Boutique. To get to this store you have to walk down a charming alley and up the stairs to the shop. This store has a lot of sass and class. It is meant to feel like you are walking into your closet – your perfect dream closet, that is! Everything in this boutique is absolutely beautiful. It is the right mix of southern and chic to brighten your summer days. I was able to catch up with stylist Caroline Byrd to talk about the shop!
Name: Caroline Byrd
Role: Sales Associate
CollegeFashionista: What makes The Sassy Shortcake Boutique so unique?
Caroline Byrd: I think that our boutique stands out from the rest because our location. It is so nice to walk down an alley and up the stairs to our little nook. The space is so different because it is meant to be like you are walking into your closet.
CF: What is the hardest part about working in this business?
CB: It can be so unpredictable. Some days it is really busy and sometimes it’s not. We have to keep up with our online store and all of our social media too. It’s important to us to promote it all the time.
CF: What are you favorite styles of the summer?
CB: Rompers! I love all the trendy prints on them too.
CF: If you had to pick your favorite item in the store, what would it be?
CB: I would have to pick all of the necklaces. The bright colors are awesome with any outfit.
Learn More: If you need a break from your summer class go check out The Sassy Shortcake Boutique at 237 King Street, Charleston. You can also shop on their online website and keep up-to-date from their Facebook page! This store is like a little getaway from the crazy hot days in Charleston. If you catch Caroline be sure to get your style on, and tell her Kristin says hi!