April 30th, 2019
Derriere de Soie owner Megan Giltner appeared on “Daytime Blue Ridge” to speak about how women can tell if a bra fitting can be helpful to them, and what to look for in a great fitting bra. View video footage from the segment here.
December 6th, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Local Boutique, Derriere de Soie, Announces Clothing Drive to Support the Mission of Dress for Success-New River Valley During the Holiday Season.
Roanoke, VA (December 5, 2018) – Derriere de Soie, a woman owned bra fit and intimate apparel boutique, serving clients in and around Roanoke, is committed to body positivity and women’s empowerment. In support of this belief, Derriere de Soie is proud to announce a clothing drive to benefit Dress for Success New River Valley for the holidays. Donations will be accepted December 12 – December 22, 2018.
Shoppers can donate a new or gently used item of professional women’s attire by bringing them to Derriere de Soie, located at 300 1st St SW in Roanoke, during the regular business hours of Tuesday-Saturday 10AM-6PM. As thanks for donating, shoppers will receive a 10% off discount on same-day purchases.
All of the donations will be given to Dress for Success New River Valley, which will then distribute the articles to women throughout the NRV looking to gain employment or re-enter the workforce. Dress for Success New River Valley has shared a special need for professional dress garments in plus sizes, to include sizes 12 and up.
About Derriere de Soie
Derriere de Soie is Virginia’s premier bra fit and intimate apparel boutique, serving clients in and around Charlottesville and Roanoke. We stand for quality, fashion, and self-love. We are proud to be a resource for the women who feel left out by major-market lingerie retailers. Bra fit services are complimentary, and we routinely stock sizes ranging from 30B – 44H, with a continuously rotating selection of styles and options. Lingerie and loungewear options, as well as shapewear, are also available in a variety of sizes to complete your foundations wardrobe. We even have options for the gentlemen, from Saxx Underwear. With new stock arriving weekly, we aim to keep a nice selection of both basic foundations and special fashion pieces available at all times.
About Dress for Success
Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.
Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 150 cities in 30 countries and has helped more than one million women work towards self-sufficiency.
For more information on Dress For Success including donation guidelines and clothing requirements, visit https://newrivervalley.dressforsuccess.org
For more information about Derriere de Soie, visit www.derrieredesoie.com
Contact Information: Sarah Woods – Manager
300 1st St SW Roanoke, VA 24011