OUR WONDERFUL BUSINESSES:
FASHIONABLY FRANK MARKETING
Fashionably Frank Marketing serves up millennial, honest strategies for digital marketing assisting passionate business owners with brand awareness and authority, allowing them to transcend overwhelm, discover balance and leave impact.
FINANCIAL ADVISOR KRISTEN BROWER RUDY
As an Edward Jones financial advisor, Kristen believes it’s important to invest your time to understand what you're working toward before you invest your money. It's also important to understand the level of risk you're comfortable accepting when investing so you can balance it with the steps necessary to reach your long-term goals.
Tiller Creative builds clean sites that integrate intelligent design with well-written content for every job, big or small. Their clients are businesses, artists, non-profits and entrepreneurs that have somewhere to go online.
Breanna Trygg is an accomplished facilitator with a career marked by strong working relationships across sectors. She is passionate about creating community through authentic connection and is skilled in building relationships that will bring us through the difficult and complex environmental challenges we face now and in the near future.
Talking Forests is the solution for your organization to shine across all media. Whether your goal is to increase social media engagement, increase traffic to your website, or build brand awareness, they can assure success through integrity in your business campaign goals.
With a big passion for body literacy and health, Marissa of Womb Revolution helps expectant parents navigate pregnancy, overcome fears about childbirth and feel confident in their abilities and intuition to create a positive birth experience. With information, tools, resources and hands-on support, she helps families feel prepared and nurtured for a great start on parenthood.
Sustain Financial offers planning and investment solutions to help clients create an intentional, resilient approach to their finances. They work with clients to develop robust financial goals that match their values and vision for life and create an organized plan to meet those goals. Whether a client is looking for an ongoing business relationship, a one-time solution to a financial inquiry, or an affordable, well-researched investment management option, they help them make their next financial decision with confidence.
SWEET CANDY DISTRO / TELL YOUR STORIES
Sweet Candy is a small distro & press that distributes and sometimes publishes the literary work from people all around the world. Tell Your Stories is an online creative academy designed to empower kids, teens and adults in finding their voice and self-publish with confidence.
The Launch Brand Grow Community
The Launch Brand Grow community, run by Kyrsten Sherwood, is an intimate, entrepreneur community focused on helping creative business owners to start and quickly scale their businesses. With monthly workshops, challenges, mentorship opportunities and more, Kyrsten helps creative entrepreneurs like you to find clients and build your tribe, balance your work and your life, create a brand and website that will work while you sleep, and to create a life that works with and for you, rather than the other way around! Join the FREE version of the Launch Brand Grow community at facebook.com/groups/launchbrandgrow , or grab your free workbooks and checklists at ckc.io/incubator!
Finn Communications provides writing and editing services with personal attention at every step. If you're looking for communications services with a healthy dose of empathy and optimism, Rebekah is the writing expert you need.
Miriam Hathaway, LLC
Miriam Hathaway goes beyond what many people think of as a "freelance writer." With proven expertise in brand identity, marketing, and product development, she brings content strategy - real thought - to each project. Because words are powerful things, and they can make a strong, lasting impression.
Smiling Web Design
Smiling Web Design loves to help small businesses succeed online! In business for over 22 years, Elaine has experience in multiple platforms but prefers to design websites that clients may easily update themselves if needed and is diligent about assuring the website looks fabulous in all devices. She can also help clients with social platforms to get the most bang for their buck and can assist clients with PCs, Macs, iOS, Android, applications, Gmail, etc. Elaine has a background in wedding videography and can also create/edit videos for web, social media and more.
Whether you're a small business looking for support or a non-profit seeking a new perspective, alder|creative provides full service creative work. Partnering with a variety of creative agencies, alder|creative provides the oversight of branding and advertising campaigns, paying close attention to detail and organization of the each project. alder|creative specializes in developing clean and exciting messages that achieve the goals of each client and providing graphic design, consulting, and photography to ensure success.
Kattero makes websites for nonprofits. They help the people who help people. Katerro helps nonprofits with websites and online marketing strategies that reach the community they serve, raise money to do good work, and recruit volunteers to make it all happen.
Jennifer Crain Communications
Jennifer Crain develops fresh, effective messaging and writes websites, newsletters, blogs, and other word projects for independent entrepreneurs and small businesses. Her collaborative approach and clean style fit conscious companies that need their content finished on time, on budget, and in the right voice.
Passion in the Numbers
With creativity, knowledge and technology, Passion in the Numbers inspires, uplifts and empowers business owners to run efficient and profitable enterprises.
CHRISTINA YEM PHOTOGRAPHY
Christina Houn is an Olympia-based portrait and lifestyle photographer, searching for clients who are in need of beautiful imagery. Inspired by natural light and the outdoors, wander and explore with her as she captures you through her lens.
CAST + FORGE PHOTOGRAPHY
Sydney uses her innate talent of making others feel totally at home no matter where they are, inviting her clients to be vulnerable and candid. Wherever you are on your journey, let Sydney cast a light on it and forge it into something tangible that you can hold close to your heart forever. Offering life inspired sessions, baby milestone packages, small business branding and so much more.
SOUTH SOUND WEDDING & EVENT MAGAZINE,
SOUTH SOUND WEDDING SHOW
Connecting engaged couples to wedding professionals at South Sound Wedding & Event magazine and the South Sound Wedding Show. They also help wedding pros market their businesses. Through their website and workshops, they give couples wedding planning tips and ideas.
Asia is a storyteller for people who believe even the ordinary can be an adventure, who are inspired by effortless connection and who don't mind getting their boots muddy. She offers wedding, elopement and couples photography in Olympia, Washington and worldwide.
WILLFUL SOUL IMAGES
Sam is a documentary and adventure photographer, who has tossed out the posing book and started shooting with her heart. Her goal is to create stress free, timeless memories for families everywhere, as she captures her clients' everyday moments big and small.
Anna Christine Photography
Anna of Anna Christine Photography is both a photographer and educator. Based in Olympia, she specializes in birth, family and motherhood sessions. Her work is a combination of documentary and fine art portraiture telling the stories of human connection.
Enchanted Memories Photography
Enchanted Memories Photography captures special moments that turn into lifetime memories.
Kristina Pauline is an engagement and wedding photographer who believes in visual storytelling that uses natural light, beautiful Pacific Northwest scenery and authentic chemistry to tell a story that speaks your truth, straight from the soul.
Alice Malia Photography
Alice (pronounced Aleechay in Italian - it's easier to say when you throw your hands in the air to pronounce it), is a lifestyle wedding, family, and newborn photographer based in Olympia. Her storytelling style uses a combination of simple posing mixed with a candid, documentary approach to capture the connection between families and couples. With an upbeat, fun, and playful personality, Alice makes her clients of all ages feel happy, relaxed, and confident in front of the camera at every session.
Rebecca Sue Photography
Rebecca is more than someone with ‘just’ a camera and she believes you are more than ‘just’ a photo. Rebecca genuinely loves people and is passionate about her professional roll in photography! Rebecca photographs Maternity, Newborn, Children, Families and Seniors. Rebecca strives to get to know you on a more personal level so that she can create those beautiful timeless images you've always wanted. Rebecca wants your beautiful wall art & heirloom albums to be something you and your family will cherish for a lifetime. So come, step in front of her camera, and have some fun!
LEE SIX LASER & DESIGN
Lee Six Laser & Design focuses on custom laser engraved creations. They can pretty much do anything! From wedding details like cake toppers and guest books to corporate gifts like their well known SIC cups, the possibilities really are endless.
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NATURE CRAFTS LOVE
Heirloom crochet friends, hand designed and crafted in the Pacific Northwest. Made with all vegan fibers, Nature Crafts Love draws inspiration from natural elements to create one of a kind friends that spark imagination, creativity and love amongst every customer.
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Satin Ribbon Stories
Satin Ribbon Stories is about creating art and written word that makes you feel good. Life is sweet and simple, and owner Jessica seeks to convey that through making the world an even more beautiful, enjoyable place. She firmly believes art unifies us and brings about questions and understanding of the deeper emotions we all feel.
Katie of PinkPolish loves capturing movement & grace – a moment in time just before it becomes something new. It’s a challenge to interpret form & texture into the stark contrasts of black & white, then reimagine it into the brilliant hues of watercolor.
As Katie continues to grow as an artist & experiment with different subject matter, she finds herself gravitating to forms with movement. She's excited by prospects of dresses, dance, hair, sea life & fish with their glorious fins. Moments of beauty forever frozen in time on her page. Katie believes a piece of art is only great if it connects with you on an emotional level. Her goal is to find a moment that moves you emotionally. A moment that captures your glance and gives you pause to enjoy that moment of beauty with her.
Olympia Engraving & Sign Co
Olympia Engraving offers custom laser engraving and printing on almost any substrate. Family owned and operated, they provide excellent customer service with attention to detail for your project.
Inspiráh is crazy passionate about art and beauty! They love to enhance people's lives with vibrant colors, uplifting symbols, and inspiring words. Inspiráh offers original fine art paintings, as well as museum-quality canvas and paper prints that integrate cultural influences, an appreciation for the human heart, and a reverence for aesthetics. All art is intended to inspire and connect with people in a meaningful way. Making art that is enlivening, affirming and boldly colorful is at the heart of Sacreah Becerra's artistic brand, Inspiráh.
A gathering place for artists throughout the PNW to meet and collaborate, a storefront that showcases and supports local PNW goods and art, kick ass coffee for anyone and everyone from a small family roastery at the base of Mt. Rainier (organic, fair-trade, shade grown), and to love on and give back to the Olympia and PNW community.
Darishma Alphonse is a third-generation Indian artist who draws from various parts of her travels and cultural identity, integrating concepts of yogic philosophy, zentangle meditative art, and mehndi design to depict messages of empowerment, sustainability and spiritual sustenance. Passionate about nature, and the environment, she upcycles trash and incorporates it into her art creating texture and depth to her work. Darishma offers original colorful mixed media paintings on canvas as well as professional archival giclée prints on artist paper.
Olympia Pelican Press
The Olympia Pelican Press is an ongoing series of tiny books. Published biweekly, and delivered monthly with a surprise, Olympia Pelican Press brings humorously sincere consideration to the smallest slices of life.
Revive Nursery's mission is to facilitate plant people in appreciating the growth process through safe-to-breathe soy candles and houseplant education. It is their goal to open a brick and mortar location in the greater Olympia, WA area within the next five years where they can host workshops, classes, sell unique and lovely plants, and create a space where people can grow together.
BODY LOVE & CARE:
ARCH BROW STUDIO
At Arch, the ladies come to work dressed up, tweezers in hand and ready to create. Their clean, chic and comfortable environment is filled with rays of positive energy and highly talented staff. They pride themselves on advanced education, an eye for design and most importantly: gaining a connection with their guests.
OLYBELLA LIP BUTTERS
OlyBella Lip Butters are made with safe, skin loving ingredients that treat your lips to the ultimate experience in pampering. Female / minority-owned business proudly owned and operated in Olympia, Washington.
PURE LUXE APOTHECARY
Pure Luxe Apothecary is refining the art and science of skincare, one small batch at a time. Using beautifully effective, natural ingredients, they create luxurious blends for body and home that infuse everyday rituals with blissful rejuvenation. // 100% Natural Remedies for Smart, Vibrant Living.
BLUSH DAY SPA
Blush Day Spa is a full service day spa located in an old craftsman style home in Olympia, Washington. They provide a variety of services such as skincare, waxing, sugaring, nails, lashes, airbrush spray tans, massage & microblading. Their staff is passionate about our specific trades and strive to leave you feeling pampered, relaxed & satisfied with your services at the spa!
BABYLIGHTS & BALAYAGE
Olympia-based blonding and balayage specialist, focusing on modern, lived in, effortless hair.
Med Free Solutions
Med Free Solutions offers consulting, education and inspiration for individuals, families and groups seeking nutritional and creative alternatives to psychiatric medications. Using 12 years of professional experience in mental and holistic health, Med Free Solutions offers practical, strategic and intuitive advice for anyone seeking to know their options whether they take psychiatric meds or not. Heal YOUR way, at your pace.
Phoenix Rising Wellness Center
The Phoenix Rising Wellness Center is one of the top rated chiropractic offices in Olympia. They love empowering and educating people about their health, and seeing people "soar to a healthier lifestyle".
Simply Soft Waxing & Skincare
Full service waxing and skincare studio located inside New Leaf Hyperbarics and Wellness, offering experienced skilled services for both men and women. Specializing in Brazilian and full body waxing, chemical peels and personalized facials. Online scheduling and military discounts offered.
Hello Vila is a Spa & Boutique that combines the love of beauty and gifting. Instant gratification is their specialty. Eyelash extensions are primarily the forte here & includes free naps, while checking out gives you the convenience of finding a last minute gift for that special someone.
Rose and Crown
Rose and Crown is an organic skincare routine that is gentle, effective and based on the goodness of mother nature. Every small batch is handmade from the purest of organic ingredients, many of which are handcrafted in the Pacific Northwest.
Mode Skincare is a quiet, comfortable place that offers professional, results oriented skincare treatments. They pride themselves with a non-judgmental attitude to meet you where you are. Their goal is to provide you with the tools for optimum skin health.
Jesseca M Smith Esthetics
Jesseca M Smith Esthetics is a sweet skincare oasis in the heart of Oly/Tumwater. Jesseca Smith, Licensed Esthetician & Reiki Master brings her love for the business and experience to one face at a time. With offerings such as Expert Facials, Slimming Body Wraps, Spray Tans and more, you’ll find everything you’ll need for that “glow”.
Artful Expressions Speech Therapy
A speech therapy practice focusing on social learning groups that provide a roadmap to the neurotypical world for participants and encourages the development of self-advocacy and executive function skills for Preschool-High School aged kids. Summer Camp programs for generalization of skills in a naturalistic setting. A voice training center for masculinization and feminization needs.
Lacey Couple & Family Therapy Services LLC
Lacey Couple and Family Therapy Services LLC is about empowering people and helping people be the person they want to be by guiding people to undercover obstacles and influences that may get in their way. Additionally, Lacey Therapy believes in working towards the best relationships possible with both self and others. Lacey Therapy uses a gentle approach that both supports and challenges to help maximize both personal and relationship growth.
Eika works to empower her clients inside and out. Skincare for the outside led her to nutrition for the inside which led to the emotional web that integrates both. The goal of the soul is to be whole.
Blue Sparrow Salon
Located In Lacey, WA, Blue Sparrow Salon offers a variety of services, from balayage to textured cuts, natural highlights and personalized color. Their highly trained team of stylists take pride in advanced training and certifications. They strive to exceed guests expectations.
Provided with every service is complimentary beverages and five star customer service!
Mica's Hair Styles at Olympia Hair Company
Mica takes on every appointment with the confidence and care of a seasoned professional. Her charming warmth puts even the most nervous Nellys at ease. She specializes in whatchu-want. Need a clean, tight fade? No problem. Want a beautiful flourished blow out for your big day? Say no more, she's there for you!
Rainchild Apothecary makes handcrafted botanical skin care products that are nourishing and effective. These small-batch formulas are all-natural, paraben-free, and never use synthetic preservatives, artificial flavors or colors. Rainchild Apothecary believes that taking care of one's skin should be an empowering daily ritual.
Intuitive Mender LLC
Intuitive Mender is committed to helping others feel their optimum best to bring balance to your mind, body, spirit.
Herban Skin Renewal, LLC
At Herban Skin Renewal Facial Studio, the focus is on positive aging and simple ways to help prevent, slow down or, in some cases, reverse damage. The goal is to encourage happy, healthy, beautiful skin and being through relaxation and rejuvenation techniques along with organic & natural products. Lori will work with you to decide the best noninvasive skin therapies and home care systems for your skin type and needs. Invest in your skin, it’s going to represent you for a long time!
JEWELRY & APPAREL:
LULAROE BY JESSICA SIMON
Helping women feel beautiful and confident in wonderfully stylish and comfortable clothing.
industrie stocks the best contemporary apparel brands at prices that are as sweet as honey! come check out what all the buzz is about! coming soon: shop their new website and expanded selection of "industrie city" apparel, curated especially for the downtown worker bees 🐝🐝
ANDI CLARKE JEWELRY
Andi specializes in unusual jewelry designs that feature pebbles, broken china, sea glass and designs from nature. She always uses high quality materials including sterling silver, freshwater pearls, Swarovskis and semi precious gems.
LULAROE BY MELISSA MERTEN
Melissa Merten is an independent LuLaRoe consultant, personal stylist, trainer and business coach serving all women at all stages of life on their self-worth journey.
Belle Ampleur is a celebration of women of beautiful scale. They make high-quality clothing by hand to perfectly fit every curve of your gorgeous body. They believe in slow fashion, with focus on quality over quantity and building a deep relationship with each of their clients. They believe women of all sizes, shapes, colors and gender identities deserve one-of-a-kind luxury items. Become a Belle Ampleur Beauty today.
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Brave Sunday offers handmade jewelry inspired by nature but made for everyday adventures. Unique materials like wood, crushed gemstones, and dried flowers combine to become pieces that are lightweight, modern, and full of heart.
FRECKLES & FANCY
Handmade clothes for the most stylish boy and girls.
BLUE MOUNTAIN BABY CO.
Blue Mountain Baby Co. is a handmade baby clothing company that aspires to celebrate feminist families. They believe that demanding gender equality starts at birth, so why not rock a radical onesie that declares these values?
Broken Branch Studio
Broken Branch Studio creates handmade goods for mind, body, and home that are inspired by the natural word. They believe in providing products that are sustainable, comforting, and inviting.
EarthLace Designs believes in business philanthropy! Proceeds from each sale directly supports several nonprofit organizations. These items make great gifts for friends, help to inspire self-care and promote self-love! Each design is one of a kind and uses natural components such as crystals, shells, wood, gems and stones!
Shop in the Corner
Shop in the Corner is an Etsy baby boutique. They specialize in bright, trendy baby accessories, gift sets and wooden tethers. Elisabeth, who is the owner of Shop in the Corner, began by selling baby accessories in the corner of a small local salon. During the last 3 years, Shop in the Corner has expanded to Etsy as well as local bazaars, and has sold more than 300 items.
Green & Grey Co.
Comfortable and creative clothing for babies, moms and toddlers. They’re not just shirts, they’re making a statement to change our world for the better.
Country Girl Glam Designs
Country Girl Glam Designs brings you the grace and grit of today’s graphic tees, onesies, repurposed flannels and accessories so you can sport who you are! We all have an “anthem”... that song or saying that sums up who we are! Why not wear it?
The Wild Sweet Pea Quilt & Embroidery Co.
The Wild Sweet Pea creates modern folk statement pieces for every home. From high-end artisan quilts to hand embroidered or quilted wall-hangings to zipper pouches and embroidered tees, there is a hand-stitched item for every budget. Most designs are original, inspired by modern womanhood and the American West.
FOOD & BEVERAGE:
SIFT & GATHER
Sift & Gather is a bakeshop and co-working studio in downtown Olympia, bringing creatives together to eat cake and create!
Chloe Attempts To Bake (& Chloe Bee Boutique)
Chloe Attempts To Bake is a gluten-free baking blog soon to be a line of baked goods and candy catering to people with allergies and dietary needs and concerns.
LITTLE GENERAL FOOD SHOP
Little General Food Shop is an urban marketplace and deli providing quick and healthy food to go. At Little General, they care about quality because they believe you are what you eat. Soups, salads, sandwiches and so much more at 5th and Capitol Way in downtown Olympia.
Fired Up Networking
Fired Up Networking is a unique and FUN adventure, bringing business owners together to laugh away boundaries and filters. When you laugh together, a deeper sense of trust is cultivated. Founders Sara and Cat (aka SCAT’s) strive to bring a child-like and joyful experience to a successful business atmosphere. There is truth in their motto: “Business CAN be done with F.U.N.”
BeEchtree Coaching and Consulting
Beechtree Coaching and Consulting offers a variety of services centered around helping motivated people unlock their full potential to have the success they strive for. Beechtree can provide mentoring, consulting, certified coaching or a mix of all three to help create positive, enduring changes in behavior.
MOSS AND MAGIC
Moss and Magic offers unique antiques, whimsical needle felted worlds full of critters and enchanted, soulful assemblage creations.
MOM 'N TOT BOX
Mom 'n Tot Box is a monthly subscription box for moms and tots up to age 4. Each box is curated from small businesses made in U.S. for you and your children.
Cheeks and Co.
From little cuties and rad babes, it is a fun way to express yourself through amazing hair oils and other luxe bath and body goodies!
From the bearded manly man to that one guy with the killer locks, Cheeks and Co. men's line if sure to not only please the men's sniffers, but the ladies too!
Enspire Consulting was founded by Buffy Howard as a source of operational and leadership development for not only leaders in healthcare, but in any industry that finds itself reevaluating culture, strategy and looking for innovative ways to do the seemingly impossible. From providing hands-on consulting for long term care, occupational medicine and urgent care operational efficiencies to the real passion at Enspire: building up leaders to transform their service and their outcomes. Keynote speaking is their passion, motivating the most valuable asset that companies have-their employees and their leaders. Transformational leadership is their speciality.
Jin Shin Jyutsu is the Japanese art of bringing balance and harmony to the vital life force in your body, mind and spirit. Through gentle hand pressure on the body's many energy pathways, Jin Shin Jyutsu can be experienced in an individual session performed over the clothes with a certified practitioner or by practicing suggested self-help at your ease. Typical responses include a reduction in stress, better sleep, improved mood and energy, and relief of pain and anxiety and the side effects of medications and surgeries.
Annemarie Juhlian, Wedding Officiant & Non-Denominational Minister
As a non-denominational wedding officiant and minister, Annemarie works with couples of all faiths and traditions to create meaningful, personalized and authentic wedding ceremonies that are the foundation of a wedding day. Annemarie's approach is creative, fun-loving, contemporary and reverent. She also works on-on-one with couples and conducts pre-marriage sessions and workshops.
Get Outside Olympia
Get Outside Olympia provides youth aged 6-11 years old with nature based programs and community learning opportunities. With a focus on exploring, they spark curiosity with intentional adventures and practice core routines promoting environmental stewardship.
Above And Beyond Alliance, LLC
Above And Beyond Alliance, LLC is a husband and wife team (Katrina M.Walton, MA, LMHC, LMT and Bruce R. Walton, MA, LMHC, JD) formed to support and inspire people as they move through, above, and beyond life's challenges with parenting, relationships, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss. They offer counseling, parent groups, consulting, training, workshops, retreat and public speaking, with a positive, whole-person (body-mind-spirit) focus; informing their practice from their breadth of life and career experience, depth of conviction that human beings are capable and resilient, and these theoretical/clinical approaches - Cognitive Behavioral, Expressive, Family Systems, Gestalt, Lifespan Development, Mindfulness, Narrative, Person-Centered, Solution-Focused, and Strength-Based Therapies. They view their work as serving individuals, couples, families, groups, and organizations with a collaborative, socially-artistic style, to offer practical tools, assist forward movement, and enhance functioning, relationships & well-being.
Linnea’s - A Unique Boutique
A fun, funky and fabulous place to shop for the most unique gifts for anyone on your list!
Oly Events: Wedding and Event Design
Oly Events specializes in custom wedding and event design. Allow the planning process to be fun and stress-free. What you dream up, we turn into unique, personal and memorable events.
MotoVixens is a motorcycle track event company with a focus on the client and the goals they wish to accomplish. They stress low riders per group, private instruction, special events with world class coaches, all to optimize your learning experience so you can get the most out of your day(s). What you learn on the track in one day far outweighs what you can gain riding the streets without proper instruction in a whole year. They will teach you techniques and build your skill set to make you a confident lifetime rider.
DRS Design has a passion for smaller and efficient easy living. Owner Darnella's love is to design a home that keeps the loved ones close with a push to get out and adventure.