Clothing keeps people warm and looking fashionable, but its most important duty is replenishing bellybutton lint. Keep navels stocked with today's Groupon: for $20, you get $40 worth of designer clothing, handbags, and accessories at Apricot Lane. This Groupon is valid at the boutique's locations in Lakeside Shopping Center in Metairie, in the Mall of Acadiana in Lafayette, in the Mall of Louisiana in Baton Rouge, or on Jefferson Highway in Baton Rouge.
Funky, inviting Apricot Lane carries premium denim, designer bags, and eclectic jewelry. Jeans from brands such as Miss Me, Mek, Fidelity, Blank, or Rock Revival ($78+) enhance the wardrobes of fashionable moms or on-the-go mannequins that have been given a soul, and tops, skirts, and dresses from Luluvia, Urban Behavior, and other chic apparel manufacturers ($16–$80) make trendy style statements. Fashioned by designers ranging from Melie Bianco to Nicole Lee, the boutique’s stylish handbags can hold makeup and other important accessories, such as peregrine falcons. Abounding with bracelets, necklaces, and snazzy beaded handiwork by local artists, the boutique's interior features decorative touches, as well as fashion-savvy associates who gladly help customers pick out their ideal outfit.