Virtual Vermont: Businesses that are DELIVERING the Best of Manchester

April 10, 2020

Virtual Vermont: Businesses that are DELIVERING the Best of Manchester

Part 1: Refreshing Updates for Wardrobe and Skin


Just because you’re stuck at home doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the unique boutique shopping of Manchester, Vermont! Many of Manchester’s businesses can be found online and followed on social media for inspiration. Part one of our ‘Businesses that are DELIVERING the Best of Manchester’ has us swooning over bespoke skincare and wardrobe updates – just in time for spring!

Photo by Tim Peters

Amanda Birch is using this time to formulate her flower infused oils to help calm your skin, destress your mind and help you feel beautiful! Who doesn’t need a little pick-me-up to brighten your complexion after a long winter? All of the products Amanda uses in her skincare line are either formulated by her or sourced from local farms and nurseries in Vermont. Clients notice smoother, plumper skin, fewer lines, reduced stress levels, and increased confidence and energy. You can order her amazing homegrown skin elixirs by emailing Amanda at or calling her cell phone at (802) 379-3388.


Zippy Chicks’ online store has your spring wardrobe updates covered – offering an eco-friendly and budget-friendly treasure trove of finds! Their carefully curated consignment boutique offers exceptional quality and gently used handbags, clothing, footwear and jewelry- as well as a selection of new products like locally made jewelry and Free People brand sample pieces. Even though their physical store is temporarily closed, Zippy Chicks continues to add products to their online shop daily. They are offering 20% off until they open back up to the public. Zippy Chicks frequently shares style inspiration and live shopping events on their Facebook and Instagram feeds. You can email them at and find more information on their website,


Spring is a great time to update your lingerie and undergarments. La Pêche Lingerie is continuously evolving their online spring inventory at and offering virtual bra fitting. The La Pêche ladies are posting on Facebook and Instagram daily and recently shared a day-of-the-week knickers set – all too perfect for quarantine. You can guarantee a pick-me-up when you shop online with La Pêche Lingerie!


Of course, no spring wardrobe refresh is complete without a new pair of kicks. While Family Footwear’s physical store is temporarily closed, you can order footwear from the comfort of your home, 24/7, by visiting Use promo code: MANCHESTER to save 10% with your online order (valid until 4/26/20). Spring 2020 styles are up including a fresh and chic line from Dansko. Updated classics like wedges, sling backs, and clogs ensure that next time you step out of the house you do so with a “spring” in your step.

How are you ‘living Vermont’ from where you are now? Share your wardrobe updates and glowing skin with us by using the hashtag #manchestervermont and tagging your favorite local business. Happy Spring!


Be sure to read Part 2 of our Virtual Vermont Blog!


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