Shop Local Saturday: Lakeshore Fashions

Join us every Saturday as we feature a store in the Lake Geneva area!  Get the scoop behind the unique shops throughout Walworth County, and find out what makes them stand above the rest.

This week, we visited Lakeshore Fashions, a thrift/consignment store on Hwy. 50 in Delavan.  Located right next to the Shell gas station on Hwy 50, this store is packed with great clothing & accessories for women, teens, and kids!  PLUS – they carry toys from the amazing Melissa & Doug toy line (how great is that?!).  Read more about this local treasure below…

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Q:  How did your store get its start? 
A:  I opened the children’s store January of 2014 with the intention to provide quality used children’s clothing, accessories and toys at an affordable price. In January 2015 I acquired the women’s and junior’s part of the store due to the relocation of the the current owner.

Q:  How long have you been open?
A:  Almost 2 years.

Q:  How did you choose the name for your store?
A:  I piggy backed of the current consignment store I joined.

Q:  What makes Lakeshore Fashions unique?
A:  We try to carry new items also.  (like those previously mentioned Melissa & Doug toys!)

Q:  What kind of items can we find in your store?
A:  We carry gently like new women’s, junior’s and children’s clothing and accessories and toys.

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Q:  If someone would like to come visit Lakeshore Fashions, is there anything they should know before coming?
A:  Although we are a consignment store with used clothing we also have many things that are new like our jewelry and Melissa and Doug toy line.

Q:  What is the “must have” item from your store?
A:  We carry many designer purses like Coach, Micheal Kors, and Louboutin at a fraction of the original cost.  We also carry the toy line Melissa and Doug. These toys are new and come directly from the manufacturer.

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Q:  What is your favorite part about being a local business in Delavan?
A:  I love the small town feeling in Walworth County has yet we are so close to the Chicago area to get a taste of the big city attractions.

Q:  What is YOUR personal favorite item from the store?
A: All of our Melissa and Doug toys!

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Q:  Any events/specials coming up?
A:  September 19th will be our biannual 75% off Sale. We will be clearing out our summer stock!

Q:  Where (and when) can we find Lakeshore Fashions?
A:  We are located at 418 Hwy 50-Delavan 1 mile east of Lake Lawn Lodge.  We’re open Monday – Saturday 10 am-5 pm, Sunday 11 am4 pm.

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Thanks for reading…check back here every Saturday for a NEW “Shop Local Saturday” post, featuring businesses right here in the Lake Geneva area!

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