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Feminine Tomboy Feature: Michelle Chaplin

Michelle and I joke about how we are probably related somehow. Along with our obviously similar interests (Michelle has her own line of quirky California-cool clothing called Ultraviolet kids), we both have family hailing from Brooklyn. And we have the kind of hair that you don't see often (at least not naturally). I really resonated with the sentiment Michelle shared about striving to find balance between work and life as a "momtrepreneur". I also feel her pride for being a California girl. Read on to hear more about this inspiring lady.

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Feminine Tomboy Series: Kyle Miller

Meet Kyle Miller, yoga teacher extraordinaire and born and bred California girl. I've known Kyle since we were kids and I've witnessed her charm and hilarious wit light up her path everywhere she goes. These days she uses Chinese medicine, breath work and a unique practice called Katonah yoga to infuse her classes and students with hope during challenging times. Read on to hear everything from Kyle's daily practice to her favorite 90's trends...

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Feminine Tomboy Series: Jill Krumenacker

People usually describe me as kind, calm and collected. I have gotten the nickname of "chill Jill" lol. But I can be stubborn, driven and also have a competitive side. I am definitely very earthy by nature - if you are into astrology I am a Taurus Sun, a Virgo Moon, and Virgo Rising! I tend towards practical and comfortable silhouettes that I can move easily in and feel confident, even when I want to feel more girly. However, I do like to stand out with my style and so I'm also drawn towards quirky and interesting pieces, whether they be sporty or feminine, that I will pair with my more everyday clothes. As a tall girl, I do love...

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Dandelion Dreamgirl: Rosalie Jade

              Meet Rosalie, friend and collaborator of the Lady Dandelion fam. All those beautiful jewelry sets you see in our collection...they are handmade by her in Venice Beach. A fellow California Girl and true mermaid at heart, Rosalie resides with her pup and crafts her pieces with the Venice sun pouring down on her. Her spirit is made of sunshine and her smile is just as bright. Read along to hear more on how we produce our jewelry pieces together, as well as her inspirations for her own line Rosalie Jade, and more.   How did you decide to become a jewelry maker/designer? I have always had a passion for creating art; everything from oil...

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Dandelion Dreamgirl: Patti Quintero

Patti Quintero and I first met when she became my doula during my pregnancy with Lulu. I always had terrible fears of childbirth and was afraid I was going to have to get knocked out all together in order to deliver the baby that was growing inside me. Enter Patti. An incredibly magical, calming, confident woman who put me in touch with my feminine strength and grace. Patti's mission to empower women is inspiring and she has a unique way of making you feel more powerful just by being in her presence. For this reason, she is a Dandelion Dreamgirl. Read below to hear some of her wisdom and magic, and even some bonus music tips.   What is the mission...

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