Founded in the vibrant tapestry of 2022 by the visionary Courtnie Ross, LoveStoned emerges as a whimsical haven nestled in the heart of the Crossroads Arts District in Kansas City, Missouri. A manifestation of Courtnie's passion for opulent alternative fashion, LoveStoned is not just a boutique—it's an experience.
Dancing on the edges of trendiness and embracing a playful, inclusive spirit, LoveStoned is a kaleidoscope of styles. Drawing inspiration from the early 2000s' Y2K era, the allure of the femme fatale, the artistry of avant-garde, the rebellion of street style, and the essence of barbiecore, this boutique curates a collection that resonates with both the present and the nostalgic past.
But LoveStoned is more than a fashion destination; it's a commitment to conscientious choices. Delving into the realms of ethical production, LoveStoned proudly champions BIPOC-owned, women-owned, and LGBTQ-owned brands and creators. The boutique is not just about fashion; it's about fostering a community that celebrates diversity and individuality.
In the realm of sizes and affordability, LoveStoned stands as a beacon of progress. Every piece is chosen with care, ensuring that inclusive sizing and affordable prices coexist harmoniously with unwavering quality. LoveStoned proves that fashion can be both accessible and exceptional.
Step into the physical realm of LoveStoned at 1515 Walnut Street, Kansas City MO 64108, where the ambiance is as enchanting as the fashion it houses. For those beyond the city limits, LoveStoned extends its reach globally through a captivating online presence, ensuring that the magic is accessible to fashion enthusiasts around the world. Join the LoveStoned journey, where each piece tells a story, and the spirit of the boutique transcends boundaries.
You can contact the store via phone 816-490-6670 or email Contact@LoveStonedRetail.com
Meet Courtnie Ross: The Creative Force Behind LoveStoned
Courtnie Ross, the driving visionary behind LoveStoned, has been crafting her distinct brand since her teenage years. Her journey unfolds as a testament to an innate sense of style and an unwavering commitment to innovation in the realm of fashion.
Courtnie's venture into the beauty industry commenced early with the attainment of a cosmetology license in high school. Eager to refine her skills, she journeyed to Los Angeles, immersing herself in the artistry of makeup at Make-Up Designory. As a professional makeup artist in the fashion industry, she not only perfected her craft but cultivated a deep passion for identifying trends and curating transformative looks.
Returning to her hometown, Kansas City, Courtnie seamlessly transitioned between roles as a makeup artist, model, hairstylist, and entrepreneur, showcasing her versatility. In her early twenties, she added more layers to her creative portfolio by founding the fashion and art magazine "Plenilune" and creating/selling her own makeup and jewelry line. Her commitment to excellence led her to complete the Beauty Industry Essentials program at the esteemed Fashion Institute of Technology.
Courtnie's impact extends beyond her personal ventures; she collaborated with the local Kansas City business incubator Betablox, demonstrating her dedication to fostering growth within the community. Currently pursuing a Mass Communications major at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Courtnie gracefully juggles academia while serving as the Owner/CEO of LoveStoned.
Fueled by an unbridled passion for both business and fashion, Courtnie founded LoveStoned with a mission—to provide an affordable and ethical option for individuals seeking to enhance their wardrobes with pieces that radiate both external allure and inner confidence. Join us on this journey led by Courtnie Ross, where fashion is not just a statement but a celebration of individuality, affordability, and ethical choices.