During the Stone Age, dressing for distress was all the rage, because cave people knew tattered threads would make them less likely to be courted by a handsome triceratops. Dress for success with today's Groupon: for $40, you get $80 worth of chic attire and accessories at em&liv.
The garb gurus at em&liv bedizen bodies with fashionable frocks and frills in a cozy storefront brimming with wholesale designer items. Whether spending a lackadaisical afternoon meandering through the zoo or a romantic evening dipping zebra meat into fondue pots, women can find an appropriate outfit that suits the mood in em&liv's eclectic inventory, which ranges from relaxed daytime threads to sleek nighttime trousseaus. Bolster boutique attire with vibrant accoutrements, such as gleaming arm adornments and stylish skull swaddlers. The majority of the modish merchandise is priced from $35 to $85, allowing buyers to bring home a bounty for the cost of a dram.
New Orleans Tidbits recommends em&liv.
- Take a trip to em&liv, a new concept shop that caters to dressing up the every day gal. Owner Emily Walker, also known for her shop Em’s in Old Metairie, has filled the racks with designer wholesale items with em&liv labels, making for price tags that work for you, not against you. – New Orleans Tidbits