Happy International Women's Day! This is a day to celebrate women's achievements and we wanted to take the time to give some shoutouts to some women owned Oshkosh businesses!! Check out the list below and swing in to support and check out all these stores have to offer!
2 Blondes – Owned by Tamara and Deanna, this unique craft shop is a must see!
920 Tattoo – Owned by Carrie Olson and her husband, this tattoo shop has been in business since 2012!
Action Dancewear – Owned by Kathy Sakscheck, Action Dancewear is your one stop shop for all thing dance uniforms!
Adventure Games & Hobby – Owned by Charlene Alecos and her husband. Adventure Games is a must stop for a unique present/toy for any age!
Tara Rudy Photography – Owned by Tara Rudy, she has been taking some absolutely fantastic photos for all different types of events!
American Black Belt Academy – Owned by Sandra Swartwood and her husband, this business is offering classes for all ages!
AtomicKatz – Owned by Deb Toman and Sandy Prunty, this is your one stop shop for all things vintage!
Arise Balanced Wellness- Owned by Dr. Stephanie Matulle, AyD and Rita Darbosh, this business offers ayurveda, yoga, reiki and acupressure!
The Gibson Social Club/Elsewhere Market – Owned by Kristen Hoopman, one of Oshkosh's newest businesses is a must see! Coffee shop soon to come!
Brinkley's Boutique- Owned by Barb Nelson and her husband, Brinkley's is a clothing/accessory store for all ages!
Bartelt Acupuncture/Carrot & Kale – Owned by Megan Bartelt, be sure to swing in for an acupuncture appointment and walk across the hall for a green juice!
Blonde Russian – Owned by Brandi Whitney, the Blonde Russian is a must shop clothing stop!
Braywood Inn - Owned by Michelle & Kendal Watwood, this Oshkosh inn offers their guests boutique-style lodging close to Downtown Oshkosh!
Caramel Crisp Corner – Owned by Chanda Anderson, this is your cafe, sweet treat, coffee, bookstore and toy store all wrapped into one!
Copper Hall - Owned by Jennifer Ruetten and her husband, this event venue is located downtown and great for parties, showers, meetings, or small weddings and receptions!
Craftastic Creations by Connie- Owned by Connie, is an all encompassing craft business offering custom gifts for any occasion!
Crosby Dance Studio- Owned by Chris and Samee Pech, this Oshkosh staple offers dance classes for all ages!
Divine Beauty - Owned by Rebecca Dailey, Divine Beauty offers services including lashes, brows, waxes, facials, spray tans, and more!
Doe House - Owned by Rebecca Brown and Paul Williams - this boutique lodge is the perfect stay, sleeping up to 12 guests!
Dream Jewelers - Owner and Founder, Kim Gordon, helps people find the perfect jewelry for any and every occasion!
Dr Benzie's Pizza - Owner Mary Retzloff offers a wide variety of delicious menu items at her Pizza Restaurant oat 900 N Main St - we highly suggest the Taco Pizza, yum!
Dr Jill’s Optical Shoppe – Owned by Dr. Jill Anderson, is the eyewear practice your whole family can go to!
Embody Yoga – Owned by Lea Ann Schneider, this is Oshkosh's only hot yoga class spot! (Additional classes offered!)
Escape Oshkosh – Owned by Britney Racine, this night out activity is a must try! Fun for the whole family!
Fabulous Finds- Owned by Sandi Ziebell since 2013, this spot is known for their antiques, vintage furniture, DIY, paint supplies, wood furniture, refinishing and much more!
Finishing Touch Nails - Owned by Linda Chang, the perfect pampering spot!
Fire Escape – Owned by Rebecca and Jessica Graf, Fire Escape is a pottery lovers dream. Stop in today to create your next masterpiece!
Frugal Fashion – Owned by Danielle Helz, this is the first consignment shop in Oshkosh! Swing in to find a hidden gem today!
The Hangar Bar and Grill - Owned by Lisa and Brook Marshall, this restaurant is serving up some of the best food and cocktails around!
Julie's Touch of Silver - Owned by Julie Seckar-Anderson - Julie's studio is in its 42nd year of operation, instructing students of all ages in competitive and recreational baton twirling, dance, and tumbling!
Wagner Market- Owned by Sarrah Larson, April Buckarma, Janine Faught and their husbands, this downtown local grocer is a true gem offering a wide range of products, local meats/cheese, etc.
Pampurr’d Pet – Owned by Kristi Meredith, this store offers a wide range of high quality food, toys, supplements, etc for you pets at home!
Precious Paws- Owned by Sydney Todd, this business offers anything from grooming to dog walking!
Proformance Bodyworks- Owned by Alexis Proell, is all about massages and bodywork to relax and renew the mind and body!
Lisa Wiker Photography – Owned by Lisa Acuna, this photo studio offers a wide range of options for all of your photo needs!
Mara’s Brazilian Cuisine – Owned by Mara Rintamaki, this is one of the only restaurants offering Brazilian food in the area!
Marissa’s Fit Boutique – Owned by Marissa Armstrong, this personal training gym trains you to take control of your health!
Market Boutique on Main – Owned by Connie Day, they are having their Grand Re-Opening March 12th! Swing in to see the updates!
Rachel Anna Massage – Owned by Rachel Hale, she will be operating out of Trillium until she finds another home! Check her out!
Richards School of Dance - Owned by Tricia Bayer, Richard's celebrates 73 years of dance education in the Fox Valley! Richard's offers dance, fitness, acro, and aerial arts classes.
Salon La Rousse – Owned by Tamara Adelmeyer Ybarra, has been in business for 15 years!
Satori Imports – Owned by Mother/Daughter duo.. Erika and Kay, this is a must stop for all things tapestries, incense, beads posters, etc.
Simply Yoga - Owned by Stephanie Duwe, Simply Yoga focuses on Power Yoga, which is a type of Vinyasa Flow used to seamlessly connect poses through breathing!
UrbanEsque – Owned by Autumn Urban, this shop offers not only hair but also makeup applications!
Tamara's the Cake Guru - Owned by Tamara Mugerauer, this sweet treat shop has over 500 flavors of cupcakes, cookies, cakes, and more!
The Howard – Owned by Carey Sharpe, this wedding venue, bar, boutique bowling alley is a must see!
The Turquoise Door- Owned by Melissa Ochowicz, this is your stop for all things consignment!
Thunderbird Bakery - Owned by Lizz Redman and her husband, Thunderbird Bakery offers fresh bread and pastries, and can be found at many businesses around Oshkosh!
Trillium Salon – Owned by Tricia Wagner, has bridal services, massage offerings, hair, makeup, waxing, etc!
We hope you take some time and visit some of these awesome women owned businesses! Make sure to wish them a Happy International Women's Day!! #DiscoverOshkosh
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