In the Pushy Women edition of Ground Control, Sarah Athanas examines the female experience with women doing great things in our community and beyond.
In this episode, local legends Shara Porter and Elissa Paquette talk about fashion. Shara Porter has built a business around selling customized, hand-printed wallets, handbags and accessories that you can order online or purchase in downtown New Bedford at Hippo. Elissa Paquette is the owner of Calico, a clothing boutique that made downtown New Bedford exciting and trendy long before Groundwork! was even a concept.
Shara and Elissa talk about empowerment and expression through fashion, thrifted leather jackets, why nobody wants to shop at a mall, and lots more in this lively and entertaining conversation: