Located at 520 Main St. in Downtown Longmont, Ivy Rose was started in 2016 after owner Rosemary Bieker noticed a lack of women clothing stores in Downtown Longmont. Today, Ivy Rose strive's to serve women of all shapes and sizes find the latest styles. Read below for our Q &A with Ivy Rose owner Rosemary Bieker!
Q- Why did you decide to open Ivy Rose in Downtown Longmont?
A- When we moved to Longmont in 2016 I noticed that Longmont didn't have any women's clothing stores downtown when all the surrounding communities did. I knew that with my background as a personal shopper/wardrobe stylist along with my degree in retail merchandising and many years experience in retailing I could bring the women of Longmont a boutique full of on trend clothing jewelry and accessories for women of all generation and all sizes. I love helping people look their best in how they dress. It's my passion.
Q- How can your customers make Ivy Rose their own favorite place, and how can they take ownership of supporting you during this time?
A- We are doing virtual shopping appointments for individuals and small groups via FaceTime and Zoom. We are also featuring many items on FaceBook and Instagram @ivyroselongmont as well as through our website ivyroselongmont.com. Customers can contact us to arrange a purchase and we can do curbside pick up or free shipping or delivery. Of course gift cards and digital gift cards are available for purchase. Customers who aren't able to purchase at this time can do virtual window shopping or they can support us through social media by liking or following us, encouraging friends to like or follow us and/or writing positive reviews about us.
Q-Why and how did you get into your line of business?
A- I followed my passion. My love of clothing, textiles and design and my love of collaborating with others to create a positive and productive work teams.
Q- What do you enjoy most about doing business?
A- I love helping people look their best. It makes me happy when I can help a customer find an outfit that looks great on them, which they love and gives them confidence.
Q- What differentiates you from other businesses?
A- Our ever changing selection of merchandise, along with the expert guidance of our warm and welcoming staff. We make you feel like you have your own personal stylist. Private shopping appointments for individuals and small groups are available as well as closet editing services.