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So why is Grasshopper Goods ....Grasshopper Goods?

So a funny thing happened on the way to the mobile boutique... Over the years, I've had some special visits by some wise grasshoppers.  The first occurred on a family trip to the Caribbean for a celebration. At the time, my family was encouraging me to follow my entrepreneurial dream of starting my own boutique.  When we landed, we jumped into a taxi to cross the island. As I climbed into the front seat, a big, green grasshopper followed me and landed on the outside of the windshield right in front of me. The Rastafarian driver said “Ya man,...do you know what that means?  Good luck, great beginnings, great fortune!” That crazy grasshopper hung on the whole ride across the island...

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Vinny’s 1977-Themed Christening in Madison, WI

Happy Flashback to 1977~ I was thrilled to start the next chapter of the Grasshopper Goods journey surrounded by family and friends in Madison, Wisconsin on Saturday, April 15th. To celebrate Vinny’s new beginning and the arrival of the truck, we decided to host a 1977-themed party in honor of Vinny’s birth year. Complete with Tuna Casserole, Twinkies, PBR and a groovy soundtrack provided by my husband Steve, the party was a blast! I have no doubt that Vinny’s spirit has been blessed by the positive energy and love shared by family and friends alike. We toasted the excitement of the amazing collaborative efforts of Beyond Broncos & Sterling Grey (my brothers, John & Jim Foersterling) the amazing artists that...

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We launched a preview at Botham Vineyards! Thanks so much!

We're super duper excited to have debuted our new mobile boutique at "It's Girlfriends' Little Black Dress Night Out, at Botham Vineyards Wines on June 22. It was a great event. Thanks to all that braved the Wisconsin storms. We had a great turn-out and enjoyed wine, shopping and girlfriend time! At Grasshopper Goods we bring the latest trends in apparel, jewelry and accessories right to the shopper and stock merchandise that is personally hand-selected. This includes talented local designers, makers and artists. Grasshopper Goods will be Madison’s first mobile fashion truck launching in spring of 2017. In the meantime, check our Facebook, Instagram & website for inspiration and sneak peaks! You can also enjoy our time lapse video from...

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