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Andover, Ma 01801
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It’s a Very Merry Level 99 Holiday Trunk Show

It wouldn’t be the holidays without a Level 99 trunk show at Izzy’s Emporium. This brand puts out so many novelty styles that are perfect for holiday parties and gifts! We’re in love with EVERY STYLE that came in today – come in soon or we might start sneaking them off the floor just for…

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Izzy’s Holiday Gift Guide

And so it begins… let’s do the holidays – Izzy’s style! We’ve created the ultimate gift guide for your favorite gals (ladies… drop this post off in your man’s e-mail box!). Gifts ranging from Restrung bracelets and earrings to Wooden Ships sweaters and accessories – we have a special present for moms, sisters, grandmothers, girlfriends,…

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5 Tips for trying on Denim

Jeans

It’s officially Denim season! Here at Izzy’s, Fall means new jeans and we’re here to help you find them. We’ve put together our tips for buying denim. Don’t push yourself through trying on a lot of jeans since it leads to frustration (and sometimes tears!). When you find yourself feeling overwhelmed, step back and try…

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New Arrivals – Dex, Free People, Wooden Ships

Winter is coming… seriously, it’s cold out today! So we’ve brought out the big guns. Wooden Ships Luxe sweaters (you know the SUPER soft and warm ones) and winter accessories are ready for you to try. Free People brought us a gorgeous Teddy coat – I want to sleep in it, wrapped with they’re ultra…

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Dex Plus Clothing – A New Line Has Just Arrived

  At Izzy’s, we love styling women of all shapes and sizes – there is no better feeling then knowing our clients feel great in the clothing we fit them in. We carry a variety of jeans in sizes 00-26 to accommodate petite to curvy. Curvy women have many times been overlooked in fashion. We…

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Sip and Shop with ONEHOPE – Thursday September 28th

On Thursday, September 28th, Callie from ONEHOPE Wines will be at Izzy’s for a wine-tasting for a cause. Each bottle contributes to a specific cause as well as 10% of sales from that night going to St. Ann’s Home in Methuen. ONEHOPE was founded by eight friends with a lofty vision: to create exceptional products…

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Transitional layering with our favorite pieces

Although we really want to believe it – winter is not over. Sure it’s 60 out and the snow piles are quickly melting this week, but we have to come to terms – we have a few more weeks where the temps could drop and we’re back in a snw tundra. I know, I’m a…

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Fit to be Flared

There I was, sitting in front of our static-y cabinet TV, watching Charlie’s Angels.  I was young and impressionable. And nothing impressed me more than the jeans those funky ladies wore while fighting crime. Flares don’t get the love they deserve. Sure, they remind us of a time long ago, where the waists were high…

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Listen up!

Welcome to Izzy’s Emporium’s first Spotify Playlist! We’re making a weekly playlist with our favorites you can hear in the shop.  Check in every week because we’ll be mixing genres, making holiday lists, and singing along! This week is a mix of some of the best songs from classic artists such as Dolly Parton, Papa Willie, and…

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Go Pats!

We’ve got our Super Bowl LI outfit with a patriotic Rails Hunter button down and Levi’s 501s! Good Luck to the greatest team – Go Pats!

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Finding her first pair of Izzy’s jeans

Many of our customers bring their children into our shop – we love watching these kids grow! As moms know, finding the right fit for THEMSELVES can be stressful. So it’s always our pleasure to help the next generation find their FIRST favorite pair of jeans. With a custom fitting, we can help identify what styles…

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Boots for this crazy weather

        Izzy’s brought a new boot collection in this Fall and I just can’t get enough of them. El Naturalista is a Spanish brand made with sustainable products – these boots are better for the earth and for all of us. El Naturalista uses recycled AND recyclable materials such as cork, water-based…

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$39 Jeans added to the Winter Sale!

       We have odds and ends left over by the end of any season – there are a few sizes from a variety of styles that end up all on their own, and we want to give them a home! So the deals just keep coming! We’ve added a BIG selection of jeans to our sale for just $39 –…

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Skinnies – the perfect jean for any shoe!

New England winters feel like a long visit from distant relatives. Nothing like Aunt Joanie making her annual camp out in your house with her 12-year-old weiner dog, George, who just can’t seem to “hold it” like he used to. Because you never know what Mother Nature is going to throw our way, skinnies are…

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Dex Hooded Parka – 25% off during Winter Sale

I haven’t stopped wearing this coat – this Dex olive green parka has all the bells and whistles to make it through the coldest of weather this winter. Deep front pockets hold my gloves, keys, wallet, AND my hands. I can cinch it tighter depending on what I’m wearing underneath. The coat is warmly lined, as…

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Angie Apparel – Winter Sale

An ecclectic mix of bohemian and vintage style, Angie is a great brand to add to your wardrobe all year round.  We picked some great pieces from their Fall/Winter collection that are now available for 25% off this week during our winter sale.

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Never "Too Old" for Jeans

I truly enjoy the conversations I have with my customers.  It’s not always about clothing, sometimes it’s about our kids’ hockey games and graduations,  or music (our eclectic Pandora channel is definitely cause for many convos). When we talk “shop,” it’s a great way to answer questions about fit, style, stretch and comfort. A wonderful…

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Our Giving Tree

This year, Izzy’s is dedicating a Giving Tree to St. Ann’s Home  in Methuen MA –  a residential treatment center and special education school. Children go to St. Ann’s with a background of emotional and behavioral disabilities or a learning disability. The staff takes care of kids year-round with psychiatric and medical treatment, and with caring…

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Tight never felt so good!

No one wants to feel like a Thanksgiving Turducken (yes, it’s a chicken, stuffed in a duck, stuffed in a turkey…but I digress). But when it comes to  Lysse leggings, tight means it’s right. Lysse leggings are critically acclaimed and well loved by celebrities of all ages. And I quote – ” (Lysse) invented patent pending fabrics that…

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Izzy’s Summer Project

During the summer, we got some incredible news from an iconic brand that we felt deserved more than just a space on Izzy’s Wall of Jeans. So we got to work on creating a new area in our shop – specifically for our newest collection. We set out to New York to meet at their…

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Fall is back at Izzy’s!

I get it – many people do not want Summer to end. Well, I am not one of them! Don’t get me wrong, I like the fun in the sun thing. There’s so many great things to do during the summer.  But there is something it lacks – ROUTINE. As the mother of two rambunctious…

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Classic 7 For All Mankind pockets are back!

I like to try new things – exotic foods, traveling to new places. But there are classics that never go out of style. 7 For All Mankind has classics they have brought back – and they are AMAZING! The fit is outstanding and the washes are forever in style.  If you remember pulling on an…

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Big Changes in Shop!

We’re making a mess in the shop this week… But it’s for a great reason! We’re taking down the clearance room to open up more space for an iconic new shop within Izzy’s. Libby and I took a day trip to Manhattan on Monday to meet with a brand with a big history in denim.…

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Keeping up with the girls at Izzy’s…

So, we’ve joined the world of Snapchat!   @shopizzys We certainly aren’t Kardashians, but you’ll see all the new arrivals and behind-the-scene antics of your friendly neighborhood Izzy’s gals! This is where you’ll find out what’s new in shop and maybe you’ll see some goofy doggy filter videos, if you’re lucky 🙂 You can also find…

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Out with the old Miss Me…

As the seasons change, so do our Miss Me jeans.  We have an entire rack of Miss Me (along with racks other great brands like Silver, Kut, Big Star, William Rast….) on sale at $39! We’re clearing out our denim to start bringing in the amazing new jeans from our tried and true , as…

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One dress, no limits!

Happy Summer! You’ve survived the winter and you may be on your way to a much needed vacation. Whether it’s a cruise, flying across the country, or traveling north, we’re all looking for that one piece of  clothing you can wear multiple times throughout your trip. Enter Elan’s convertible dress – a staple of every summer…

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To the Maxi

With Summer drawing near, I find myself gravitating to the light and flowing fabrics made just for hot and humid weather.  Cottony goodness that slips over your head and curls around your body. Breathable clouds of color that allow your legs to effortlessly stroll with as much air flow as possible. The maxi dress.  It comes…

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Restrung out

As we all know, the perfect accessories make your outfit. Whether it’s for a big event or meeting up with a friend for coffee downtown,  the subtle touch a bracelet, necklace or earrings shows you pay attention to the details to complete your look. One of my favorite jewelry designers is New Orleans-based Restrung Jewelry.…

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The Skinny on 7 for All Mankind in Clean White!

Blue skies are making us crave the essentials for our Spring wardrobe! The sun is shining, our toes are painted, and we’re ready to rock this week’s outfit. Matisse’s Hemingway Bootie is unique, stylish and completely comfortable – you need to show those toes with your favorite polish, so this open toe is just the…

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How Low Do You Go?

We all have a wish – walk into the dressing room, pull on the perfect jean, and not have to change a single thing about them. Well, women’s jeans come in all lengths. Here at Izzy’s, we take pride in helping women find their new favorite pair of jeans.  Along with the denim of your dreams, our…

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Spring into Izzy’s!

May is here and the warmer weather is on it’s way! What does that mean at Izzy’s? It means COLOR! It means flares with flip flops for a relaxed Sunday afternoon, boyfriend jeans with your favorite t-shirt and converse sneakers. Dressing up a pair of white skinnies with a Navy cowl neck sleeveless top and open-toe booties.…

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Are you excited for V Day?

Not everyone loves February 14th – Valentine’s Day can be a sore subject for many. And that’s okay – because life has it’s ups and downs and we’re all in different places in our lives. That said, just because there isn’t a “somebody” to celebrate Valentine’s Day with, doesn’t mean there isn’t a reason to…

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Holiday Help is here!

The Holidays are such a mix of emotion – excitement and joy for time with family and friends, contentment with all that has been accomplished during the year. Then there may be some anxiety over getting just the right gifts for all the great people in your life. Some worry about what you want to…

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Fall Styles are in!

       It may feel like the cool air is a long ways away, but here at Izzy’s, Fall is here!  We’re heading into another amazing season as we’ve received our 7th consecutive Best of Northshore Award for Best Jeans by both Editor and Reader’s Choice. We’ve been cozying up to some amazingly soft…

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Blizzard Blue Jeans in New England

Did anyone notice it’s snowing out? Um, yeah. It’s a blizzard. In New England.   So, as I spend time inside, staying out of the wet and cold weather, I grabbed my favorite pair of jeans and sweatshirt to keep cozy for the day. I like these days – having lived my whole life in…

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New Year’s Resolution!

We’ve all made it to another year – congratulations to everyone for getting through the holidays!   The New Year always comes with a little anxiety. What will 2015 bring for us, as individuals, for our family and friends, and for the world?  Will I keep the resolution I make every year for the first…

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Holiday Wardrobe Help at Izzy’s

Many times we have customers come into the shop looking for outfits for special occasions – a first date, a night out with the girls, an Anniversary dinner, a concert. The need for outfit help becomes urgent during the holidays. There are so many festivities happening this time of year, and many times you just…

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Wooden Ships Sweaters Just Arrived at Izzy's

Wooden Ships Sweaters are here!   We’ve received a new batch of sweaters from Wooden Ships this weekend and we are obsessed!  Cardigans, pullovers, cowls, boyfriend, and ponchos are all ready for gifts for yourself and the wonderful ladies in your life! So soft and cozy, they’re great for Holiday parties or to just snuggle…

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Some Shopping Observations by Jen

  “Well, you HAVE to tell me I look good …”   As the new owner of a women’s boutique specializing in denim, I have made a few observations during the past 4 months while working closely with the lovely ladies who enter my shop.   Observation #1: Purchasing jeans is a very personal and…

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15% Off All Denim @ Izzy's Thru Saturday

Old boyfriends, ex-best friends and mean girls from the past … eat your hearts out! You’ll look so damn good this Thanksgiving in your NEW IZZY’S JEANS!!! Take 15% off ALL DENIM Today through Saturday the 22nd PLUS: get in to the shop by Thursday before 7pm and have our always free hemming done for…

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Izzy's is a Shoptique Store

Some very exciting news … Izzy’s is now on Shoptique.com. We only have a few items in that store right now … but we’ll be adding : ) To check us out, Click Here.  

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Izzy's Helps You Get Ready for a Happy Halloween

Don’t be Charlie this Halloween … Take 15% off your entire purchase! Tomorrow, October 24th – Saturday, October 25th Our NEW Wooden Ships Accessories will keep you cozy (especially during those chilly Halloween festivities)! So stop by and check out our new arrivals from Level 99 Jeans, Frye Boots, and MORE!!!

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To Capri or NOT to Capri … that is the question

“To Capri or NOT to Capri … that is the question …” ANSWER …  let your ankles tell you what you should do. Do you love them? Let the world see how fabulous they are! Did you inherit your great aunt so-and-so’s tree trunks? I’m very sorry. There IS a length that works on almost…

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Bobeau for the holidays – Dress up or for snuggling

          Bobeau is one of our favorite brands at Izzy’s – every season Bobeau brings the dressier pieces along with their signature comfy sweaters, including the customer favorite – the one button cardigan. DRESS IT UP! Bobeau carries a wide variety of tops in gorgeous fabrics that are perfect for going…

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Izzy’s Giving Tree for St. Ann’s Home

    Last year, Izzy’s dedicated a Giving Tree to St. Ann’s Home  in Methuen MA –  a residential treatment center and special education school. We had such a great turnout and are so grateful to our wonderful customers for helping us give something special to the residents at the home, we are bringing the Tree back…

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New In Shop – Free People Lemon Drop Cardigan

                Just got this beauty in shop today! This is an awesome gift for the ladies in your life – or maybe a gift for you? Don’t wait to scoop up this great cardi – perfect for every season!   SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave

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In Shop – Plus Size Holiday Styles

We’re excited for the holidays! Thanksgiving is right around the corner which means family gatherings, reunions and parties. What better than a fun new outfit to wear out to these special events? We’ve brought some great holiday styles in from Dex Plus to dress our curvy ladies  this year.  Nothing better than a gorgeous cranberry…

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