During the Stone Age, dressing for distress was all the rage, because cave persons knew tattered threads would make them less likely to be courted by a handsome triceratops. Dress for success with today's deal: for $25, get $50 worth of clothing and accessories at Wild at Heart, which has two locations at the southeast corner of 21st Street and Maize Road and at the Collective on East 21st Street North.
The boutique offers a wide range of women’s clothing and accessories in a chic, approachable setting. In the cozy confines, customs will meet eyes with designer lines from Spanner, Lynn Richie, joan vass, Puli, and more. Raid their custom accessory cases to find jewelry pieces ($8.95 to $150) from local artists such as Rita Bunck, and have a walkabout through the sales floors to discover tops and bottoms ($24+), handbags ($45+), and dresses ($85+).
Wild at Heart seeks to bring the experience of high fashion sans snootiness. Owner Marissa Marklewitz started her fashion career with Mary Kay Cosmetics and branched out into body adornments to start her own business. Her experience in helping women put outfits together gave her a passion for helping people look, feel, and taste their most stylish.