Local blogger highlights female owned businesses, bringing them together for a large giveaway available for the public to enter on International Women’s Day on Monday, March 8th via Instagram.
Huntington, WV- Erica Deligne, digital creator and owner of Delightfully Deligne, LLC, is a social media consultant and fashion/lifestyle blogger with a focus on uplifting the community by spreading positive energy on her blog DelightfullyDeligne.com. A business owner since 2015, Deligne is highly enthusiastic about the upward trend of female-owned businesses in the Tristate and saw an opportunity for support and solidarity with other female entrepreneurs.
“I thought it would be nice to bring women together and recognize their local businesses on International Women’s Day. I couldn’t think of a better way of doing that than through a social media giveaway. This giveaway not only celebrates women supporting women, but it also is an opportunity to give back to the community that supports them so well,” said Deligne.
The Women’s Day Giveaway is one large package consisting of free goods, services and many gift cards from 21 female owned businesses in the Huntington area valuing over $2500. Downtown boutiques such as VC Boutique (Owner Holli Myers), Hip Eagle (Owner Magdalena Gue), True Soul Boutique (Owner Rebecca Thomas), Full Circle Gifts & Goods (Owner Noelle Horsfield), Potted Edge (Owners Wendy Canaday and Lori Clary) and River City Leather (Owners Erin and Aaron Buckley) will each be giving away $100 gift cards.
Other businesses such as Fuel Counter (Owner Jennifer Jill), Paula Vega Cakes (Owner Paula Vega), Austin’s Ice Cream (Owner Taylor Strickland), The Shala WV (Owners Eva Ball, Gail Moore and Stefanie Painter), Chrysten Lee Salon (Owner Chrissie Stoll), Yeager Designs & Interiors (Owner Elizabeth Yeager Cross), are also giving away $100 gift cards.
More prizes included in the Women’s Day Giveaway: Delightfully Deligne Owner Erica Deligne is providing a free personal styling session; Dr. Amy Vaughan of Amy Vaughan Dermatology is providing a Signature Hydrafacial (a $150 value); Sip Downtown Brasserie Owner Allison White is giving a free wine tasting for four; Brown Dog Yoga Owner Katrina Mailloux is giving a one month pass for a new student as well as a one month pass to BDYOnline; RLG Fitness Owner Randi Lynn Greene is giving a three month pass to her online fitness programs; Jodi Mallory Fitness & Nutrition Owner Jodi Mallory is providing a four week custom nutrition plan with coaching (a $300 value); Haute Wick Social Owner Ashley Casto is giving four large candles (a $100 value); Tulsi Natural Grocery and Wellness Owner Erin Dalton is giving a gift basket of their best selling items valued at $100; Work It Out Owner Katrina Mailloux is also providing a free 30 minute consultation (a $130 value).
“This literally is a transformational giveaway to one lucky woman in our Tristate area. A new wardrobe, facial, a personal nutrition coach and multiple free fitness programs can be life changing for anyone,” Deligne said.
The local Women’s Day Giveaway launches on Monday, March 8th at 12pm on Instagram. All of the above-mentioned businesses will be posting directions on how to enter on their Instagram pages at noon.