3 New Boutiques Hit Lafayette 2018

There are three new boutiques in Lafayette that everyone absolutely must know about! Shop-a-holics, watch out! You’re in serious danger here. From trendy clothes to vintage furniture, you’ll discover a must-buy at any of these new shops! Support our community and #shoplocal at any of these cool places below!



Located in the heart of Downtown Lafayette is a new shop that you’re sure to love! Filled with a rotating stock of unique vintage furniture and decor is Scout! Couches, bedding, pillows, art, and everything else you need to make your house a home is here! You’ll definitely find something unique that no one else around has. If you or someone you know loves vintage styles, stop in to visit Scout and meet owner April Cochran-Smith. She curates this amazing collection of unique home furnishings with skill and flair. Not to mention – the storefront itself is total #goals! You can learn more about the store and its hours on Scout’s social media!



Parents – there is a new boutique that is simply perfect for you located on Main Street, downtown Lafayette! Bloom Kids Collection offers clothes and accessories from some of your favorite kids brands. Some examples include… Babyface, Burt’s Bees Baby, Milk Snob, Slumberkins, and Under Armour! Fall in love with all of the cutest outfits for your precious one. There’s even a great selection of fun and inclusive kids books! For the most stylish of kids, Bloom is your new favorite shop.

Boutique Lori Ann


Boutique Lori Ann is a new local clothing boutique offering everything from business wear to jumpsuits and maxi dresses. In addition to clothing, they have jewelry and accessories of all kinds. Boutique Lori Ann is perfect for women looking for a fashionable and sophisticated style. Lori Ann is great and so accommodating with finding the best look for you. There are so many options to choose from and the shop itself is adorable. Boutique Lori Ann is a wonderful addition to downtown Lafayette.

For more information about these boutiques and other fabulous shops in Lafayette-West Lafayette, visit HomeOfPurdue.com.

This blog is shared by Visitor Information Specialist, Sam Martin!


Girlfriends’ Getaway Package Details

Route 66 Diner- Shop til you drop!

Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana, is hosting 4 fabulously fun contests this year.  The first contest is featuring a “Girlfriends’ Getaway” to our wonderful cities.  The competition started last Tuesday and we want to share why each business who has donated to these packages is so great!

  • Hampton Inn-Lafayette: This hotel offers clean, comfortable rooms, an indoor pool, and a complimentary continental breakfast.
  • Bruno’s Pizza: Established in 1955, this restaurant is famous for its Bruno Doug; Bruno’s pizza dough deep fried, brushed with garlic butter and sprinkled with parmesan cheese and served with a dipping sauce of your choice.
  •  Route 66 Diner:  A sister restaurant to Triple XXX Family Restaurant, offers diners a vintage feel of gas station/diners you would have found along Route 66 or any highway in that period along with their famous 100% ground sirloin sandwiches and an array of fun jewelry, purses and more to purchase.
  •  Puccini’s: Where their motto is “Smiling Teeth”; where they feel that when you eat at one of their restaurants, each of your teeth should individually be happier than they have ever been before.
  •  Red Seven: A hip and trendy restaurant located Downtown Lafayette, that offers top cuisine in a very urban atmosphere.
  • Kathy’s Kandies: Satisfy your sweet tooth with truffles, gourmet popcorn, cakes, toffee, shakes and smoothies, licorice, artisan chocolates; need we say more!
  • Two Tulips: A delightful shop with l one and home decor that is classic yet original.
  • Le-Originals: A shop where the owner creates wearable art and gifts from glass and is going green by currently using empty wine bottles and recycling them as a new media.
  • Walnut Street Traditions: A Downtown Lafayette store where “All the Simple Pleasures of Home” can be found from their Hoosier Candle Company candles, Johnston Benchworks furniture, to their homey holiday decor that will add comfort to your home.
  • Willow Stained Glass Studio: Guests can not only choose from an array of diverse stained glass (and other eclectic artwork within this studio), but can learn the process of creating it in one of their special classes.
  • One Earth Gallery & Gifts: Shop for authentic handmade American Indian art that owner, David Kurtz, finds throughout the country to showcase and sell in his local shop.
  • Genevee’s Studio: Get your hair fashionably styled or your nails professionally manicured at this downtown salon and spa.
  • Grateful Heart Gallery & Gifts: A gallery where 5 artists create one-of-a-kind art and fine hand-crafted gifts to tantalize the senses and bring joy into those who purchase their items.
  • Wolf Park: You can visit and meet Dharma, of the park’s main pack, and her 6 baby pups she gave birth to on April 6, 2012.
  • Copper Dog Cafe: This downtown restaurant prepares fresh meals made with all natural, whole ingredients and offers a fabulous red velvet cake.

Go to http://www.homeofpurdueblog.com/?p=1526 to sign up!  Entries will be accepted through Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 1pm. A Winner will be announced Friday, May 18!