LUX Awards: Best Shopping Nominees


Shop·ping // ˈSHäpiNG // noun: the purchasing of goods from stores. Retail therapy!

She She - Ever since Ami and Jennifer met at the age of 12 they had one thing in common besides a devoted friendship… shopping! Their passion pulled them towards the retail world. They were sick of traveling out of town to find “the perfect outfit”; they thought it would be ideal to have a women’s boutique in Fresno that offered the most current fashions and the highest quality clothing and accessories. After years of research and preparation She She was born.

POSH - Founded in 1895 as Normart's, POSH is the second oldest continuously operating business in Fresno. Style and elegance are synonymous when shopping at POSH.

POSH sets the example for fine fashion, offering the prestigious Belle Fare cashmere label, a stunning array of luxurious mink, fox, sable, lynx, and beaver ranging from gorgeous fur coats, fur strollers, fur jackets and fur vests under the POSH label. In addition, POSH offers the premiere label ST. JOHN knits, Stop Staring dresses and now prom dresses.

Patrick James - The Story of Patrick James, Purveyor to Gentlemen began in 1962 in the city of Fresno, California. Patrick James Mon Pere took his first steps down a path, which would become a lifelong journey. Mon Pere felt a true passion for the clothing business and had quickly attracted a very loyal following.

Patrick James began primarily as a private label store. Mon Pere used his own fashion savvy, as well as meticulous attention to quality and detail, which quickly established Patrick James as a "West Coast Classic" style. A business was then built by the heartfelt service and friendship that was bestowed upon each customer that walked through its doors. The secret of Patrick James lies in providing our customers with quality clothing and guiding them to establish a wardrobe uncompromised in its quality in both fabric and design.

Patrick has now been joined by his sons: Mike, Patrick, Jr. and Clay. Together, they have built Patrick James, Inc. into a growing firm of fifteen upscale men's clothing and lifestyle stores spread throughout California, Arizona, Nevada, and Oregon. While the flavor and fashion of the merchandise may have changed in part, the hallmarks of quality and exemplary service are as present today as they were on that first day in 1962.

Stephan Cori - Stephan Cori was established 1989 in the Carmel community and has branched out it's stores up here in Fresno bringing with them their sophisticated chic beach style. Stephan Cori is a specialty high fashion boutique that offers the latest trends in women's apparel, shoes, jewelry and handbags. Let the Stephan Cori family help you complete any look, whether it is casual chic or a beautiful timeless dress.

Vonda’s - Vonda's, established in 1977, is a purveyor of exceptionally fine gifts for all occasions. Inspiring home décor, beautiful bed and bath accents, unique seasonal decorations, and one-of-a-kind baby gifts, Vonda's has something for everyone. Gifts are exquisitely wrapped, with our compliments.

At Vonda's Bridal Registry is the enchanting experience you deserve for such an important occasion. Stop by anytime to learn about our Bridal Registry and receive a complimentary gift.

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