Aratta is a stunning go to brand when you want something avant garde! This brand works with lush fabrics and patterns to create bold pieces of wearable art. Beautiful tapestry style patterns are combined with hints of velvet, cottons mixed with silk, and more! We love this brand and its bold styling.
Roxy Lentz jewelry is a Lima Bean favourite! This artist was found at an Art Fair downstate, and we knew her work had to be at Lima Bean. This jewelry is fabricated from vintage silver serving trays and other odds and ends the artist fell in love with. She takes a unique approach to her art to create one of a kind pieces that have texture, depth, and character. Her collection ranges from matte silver, to almost copper looking patina. Watch for incredible details in things others may have overlooked. As Roxy says "Man makes a street, a wall to control his environment, then life and elements slowly decompose his work to bring it back to nothing. In the interim, I see beauty."
Tulip is a brand designed in the United States by women for women! This brand creates a look that can play sophisticated or whimsical depending on your styling. From classic button downs with stylish details, to a-line dresses in bold prints the line is a go to for women of all ages. We carry this brand in Sizes Small-X-Large. Look for its sister brand Snapdragon & Twig for similar silhouettes in variety of cotton modal.
Handcrafted to intrinsically blend with your body’s chemistry, these organic essences radiate a unique fragrance specific to you. Ambre Blends oil essences are more than an enhancement of your senses – they are the beginning of a newfound sense of self. We carry all 5 oil blends: Ambre Essence, Invoke, Solace, Unmasque and Ahnu. So much better than traditional perfume, these organic oils radiate fragrance without the use of alcohol therefore lasting much longer. You're bound to find your favorite among these 5 so get ready to hear people ask "WHAT are you WEARING?" in a breathy tell-me-now-kind of way!
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Magnolia Pearl is a wonderfully distressed clothing line out of Texas. Made to embody the feel of eclectic Americana, the clothing ranges from deconstructed to whimsical. The clothing is meant to be worn artistically, as the designer focuses more on the feel of the clothing than on the cut. Each piece is hand distressed, sewn, and designed to reflect memories of years gone by. These clothes are truly one of a kind and are perfect for the gal who loves to make a statement wherever she goes.
Inspired by the resilient streets of Brooklyn, New York, BED|STÜ bucks the trend of mass production to ensure their products are made the right way, honoring the cobbler and the craft. Their handmade shoes and boots are as individual as those who wear them and demand noticing with their unconventional and authentic designs. Fans of BED|STÜ appreciate the time-worn look of these quality leathers and relish the deep character that develops with wear.
Kedziorek adds a dash of European styling to the shop. This brand was created in 2004 and made waves across Europe with its precise attention to detail and minimalist approach. The line is created with an eye to the unaffected gal who loves to look stylish without trying too hard. This brand features flowing silhouettes with structural details for a one of a kind look.
Liv by Habitat
Liv is a division of Habitat Clothing known for their perfect cuts and timeless styling. This part of the line is no exception. Reminiscent of the fan favuorite Comfy, this brand has clean lines, modern influences, and sophisticated silhouettes. Look for body flattering jackets, crinkled and easy to pack fabrics, as well as unexpected details on otherwise simple looks. We carry this brand in Sizes Small-X-Large and it is always expanding as they create new styles!
One of our eye-candy lines, Cynthia Ashby is for the person who does not subscribe to fashion trends. Perpetual treasure hunters and collectors will discover delightful choices for their wardrobe. The clothing is made from quality linen, cotton, and occasional synthetics in assorted textures and weights. Each piece is garment dyed, which creates a quality of uncommon depth and texture. The effect is modern yet timeless, natural yet edgy- pieces that are functional as they are beautiful. When you wear Cynthia Ashby, you look and feel unique, a little mysterious, and always, deliciously comfortable. Only a couple deliveries per year mean that these pieces go fast!
Made in Lithuania, 100% linen clothing in wearable shapes. Over the years we have developed a cult following for this brand due to the fabric's durability and beautiful design. Unlike many other linens, Flax is preshrunk and machine wash & dry-able! In addition to the brand's renown comfort you'll always find a positive affirmation on the label. Flax is among our favorites because of its versatile basics and generous sizing. We're proud to offer this brand through size 3X.
It's one of our most well-known brands that spans generations with it's free-spirited bohemian fashion. Millennials to baby-boomers will find a look that speaks to them as Free People has deep roots but current trends on tap. With style ranging from athletic inspired to bohemian, Free People has options for all styles and price points!
Gershon Bram is a clothing line crafted in Israel with a Euro-Asian design. These pieces are made with natural fabrics, and created to have a relaxed fit. Each piece flows beautifully, and can translate from regular sizing into plus sizing easily. The designs work with a minimalist concept, and are one of our favorite unique brands to wear.
This line of fairly traded jewelry is vibrant and colourful! These pieces are handmade at women's cooperatives in Nepal that help women to support their families. Each piece has recycled materials such as Kantha or silk so they are sustainable as well. These earrings, necklaces, and bracelets make for great gifts!
LUUKAA is a sophisticated brand that creates clothes that empower women despite age, shape, or size. This brand carries clothes made from natural fibers that are made to flatter the body. The line has nods to current trends but keeps their roots in neutral and earth tones so the garments remain timeless. The designs are created in Istanbul and the line meshes Eastern Style with Western trends perfectly. We carry this line in Small-X-Large.
Highly sought-after leather wallets and handbags boasting thoughtful design and unquestionable quality. These leathers only get better with use and wear as they soften and develop their own unique character. Hobo believes "How a bag functions is as important as how it looks" and we agree; there's always a pocket, zipper or compartment right where you need it. We enjoy seeing our customers carrying their well-loved Hobos many years after purchase and all agree that these leathers just tell a better story the longer they live.
This is our go-to denim brand. Whether you're tall, short, round or straight Jag has a jean style to flatter your figure. We love the perfect fiber blend of this material; it's sure to fit without squeezing or gapping where jeans usually do. We carry sizes 2 - 16 in styles varying from skinny to relaxed. With cutting-edge construction every pair of jeans will fit you beautifully!
L'Artiste by Spring Step
Stunning leather-work, vibrant color and unique design combine to create shoes that cannot go unnoticed. This is one of our very favorite footwear brands due to it's unwavering quality and surprisingly affordable price point. Not often can you find a shoe that feels great while delivering show-stopping good looks!
Handmade in Israel, these shoes have proven themselves since 1942. Naot manufactures a large variety of footwear with a unique anatomical foot-bed. The foot-bed is flexible, soft, shock absorbent, supports the heel and alleviates fatigue and pain. The foot-beds are made of natural cork and latex and are covered in a layer of suede. The uppers are made of high quality Italian leathers. We recommend these shoes to customers who have to stand all day at work or who have special fit concerns for various foot problems.
Effie's Heart is a brand devoted to showcasing the female form. They are inspired by vintage styles and cuts, with bold antique patterns. From dresses to skirts, Effie's offers a wide variety of options to flatter your curves and flaunt your personality! Made with comfortable cotton spandex jersey, pieces by this company are easy to wear and care for!
Skif International is a group of artisans in St. Louis, MI who focus on artistic cuts and unique materials in their garments. From the iconic loose knit Skif sweaters, to easy layering options in silky fabrics, this company focuses on a bucking the trends and showcases one-of-a-kind style! Each piece is handcrafted and cut to flatter several body types at once. We love this brand for its individuality and sophisticated persona.
The Nu Vintage
The NU Vintage line was created in 2001 to be stylish and trend setting! This line takes hints of European Fashion and makes them a piece of Americana with their unique and functional vibe. The line uses comfortable fabrics and distresses them to have a handmade look. Each piece is made in the USA. Look for unexpected details, artistic touches, and raw hems in this recent addition to our store.
Habitat is a line of incredibly comfortable clothing our customers can't get enough of. This line features classic silhouettes, timeless cuts, and seasonally perfect colour choices. Habitat designs their clothing with everyday life in mind. They take a "small batch" approach to their line, which gives them a wonderful boutique feel. We carry this brand in sizes Small-XX Large. Most often this brand doesn't make it to the website, so we encourage you to call and see if your favourite piece may in the store.
Pondering Pool is a wonderful greeting card and poster company created by Susan Mrosek. The cards are created to celebrate the differences we all have, while proving that those differences are beautiful. Inspired by people who don't fit the norm, the art on these cards highlights the incredible gifts we all have, even if we aren't aware of them. The artist hopes to "tangle up" conformity, and present a new way of viewing ourselves and others with her gorgeous cards and posters.
No Blu is an all female brand that loves to empower women through their whimsical style and witty design inspiration. These clothes are designed in California and come in Regular through Plus Sizes. The line carries deconstructed styles all the way through Euro-Asian inspired garments. It's a favorite here, and a brand we are thrilled to carry in Small-XX Large.
Teresa Goodall is a brand close to our heart here at Lima Bean. These striking accessories are all about color and detail. Each piece is handcrafted by a group of artisans in Minnesota, and include vintage beads, found objects, and stone wear beads. These gorgeous creations incorporate silk, wax cord, and more for a one of a kind look that makes them sought after.
Beth Clark Jewelry
Handmade in Chicago, Illinois , Beth Clark creates jewelry that is fabricated and forged in graphic, spare forms using silver, bronze, gems, fossils, and pearls. "Modern and unfussy adornment with a reverence for a natural world." Beth creates unique rings and earrings that are individually made in her studio and are one of a kind or limited edition.