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HANDCRAFTED HIGH QUALITY ACCESSORIES

My name is

Emily

Mommy of four

Small Business Owner

Curator of all things hair

Favorite product: Silk Knot Scrunchie

THE TEAM

Meet the Makers

As a small business, we celebrate education, mentorship and individuality. The majority of our makers are fashion design students that come through the University of Cincinnati's DAAP program, changing paid interns every semester.

curated collections for

Collaborations

Loren Hope

Put a bow on it. We teamed up with Bardot Bow Gallery (a female-owned and operated small business based in Ohio) to create this exclusive silk satin petite bow just for us. We love this beautiful bow for a bride or anytime you're looking to add feminine polish to your look.

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A Beautiful Mess x Etsy

A legacy collection made in partnership with Etsy makers, Elsie and Emma chose to work with Bardot Bow Gallery for a curated collection of headbands.

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Marigold & Grey

A full-service artisan gifting business specializing in gift design for weddings, corporate events, client appreciation, and life’s special occasions. Several boxes feature our Silk Series Knot Scrunchie!

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SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING

Our Impact

Minimal Packaging, Upcyling, Small Batch, Made to Order, Eco-Friendly Packing Materials

Founded in 2018, I started Bardot Bow Gallery from a love of styling and juxtaposing vintage with a modern aesthetic. My studio is nestled among my growing family in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Textiles often inspire my designs - be it for their soft hand or luxurious look. I enjoy being a part of all that goes development of new designs including sewing, marketing and packing them to ship to their new home. 

My small team includes Fashion Design interns at the University of Cincinnati DAAP program, also my alma mater. I enjoy mentoring them and appreciate their fresh approach to the design and process. I also work with a highly skilled local sewing partner for some of my production. The rest we make start to finish in house...literally!

I like to think that these accessories are like a new shade of lipstick, affordable and a fun way to romance the ordinary. My accessories are relatable to a wide range of girls and women - all seeking a sense of self and confidence. It's about elevating the everyday look - for the young professional, the mama in messy bun, or the woman in her prime.

I hope you like what we have to offer...we enjoy making it for you! Inspiring confidence and joy in women drives my creativity. 

Thank you for being a part of my story,

Emily