April 24, 2020

Well, I have had a bit of time to reflect on Daisy’s 16th birthday. For me, my work/life balance is a bit different as there is a very fuzzy line between the two. Making my home pretty, planning amazing party details, and making sure the gifts I give have a story behind them are things […]

April 21, 2020

Are you looking to make your mark in marketing? We are a super fun, brick & mortar boutique in Alameda that has a desired direction we want to take our marketing & social media in, but we need help making sure we are executing in the best possible manner to bring excitement and income to […]

March 16, 2020

To our lovely customers, Well it has been an interesting 24 hours. Some things have changed a lot and others haven’t changed a bit. We are still here and the shop is fine. The truth is I knew yesterday this was probably going to happen but I just wasn’t ready to say it out loud […]

July 31, 2015

This year we are hosting our annual summer clearance, just a bit differently. It is a pop-up shop in front of the shops. Every Saturday in August we will have a mini store open in front of each shop from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Prices will be 40% to 70% off. You will be […]

September 8, 2012

It was that time of year.  4 years ago, I started bringing Jillian on my summer buying trip to NYC. Usually we make our trip about exploring all things new in our favorite city. This time we decided to shake it up a bit. The little shopkeeper and I rented a convertible and enjoyed Long […]

April 14, 2012

I still remember the first time I opened the door to Daisy’s. Of course a business is not as important as your children, but a small business, especially a small retail boutique, is such an absolute expression of who you are and what you love along with much of your time (sometimes all of your […]

June 29, 2011

I am a hopeless romantic. I believe in every aspect of love the same way Anne Shirley lived every moment of her life, and Dean Martin sang about so often.  My mom spent much of my childhood looking for true love.  I was worried it didn’t really exist for years or maybe it was just in […]

June 22, 2011

Last year Home Accents Today named Daisy’s one of its 50 Retail Stars of 2010. This year they did a feature about Daisy’s and I thought I would share it with you. Here is the link: Home Accents Today, Retail Profile. I haven’t even touched the magazine yet.   Since you know my love of magazines, you can imagine […]

October 27, 2010

Please join us, Thursday, November 4th, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. for Daisy’s open house celebrating the holiday season.  We will be closed November 1st – 3rd to prepare for this big event. This years theme is Home for the Holidays.  Every year I try to think of the different meanings of the season for […]

October 13, 2010

And the winner is….ME! I am just a simple girl with a tiny brick and mortar shop in a sleepy little suburb.  Well that is what I thought until I got a phone call back in May. The voice on the other end of the phone said “Your a star”, it was a woman’s voice […]