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Summer Styling Pt.1

Although I've yet to vacation, be at a pool more than 1x (for more than hr) or really establish a base tan, the reality is, summer is here!  So if you're like me and haven't been living your best summer life, we can at least dress the part.  Here are a few of our fave summer pieces, and they're just waiting to be yours!!     

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@Yelp

Yelp's Galaxy Geekout Event is this week, so this Extra Report is a recap of some of our favorite Yelp events💫💫💫 Each year Yelp hosts an over the top event, and you know we love it. Last year was A Night At The Factory, Warhol-ed out, and ASOME got to... Judge some amazing costumes: Take all the photobooth pics: And Patrick got so many donations for the food bank!!! Next up is Will The Good! We partnered with Yelp and Goodwill of Des Moines to throw a party for a cause at the AC Hotel in downtown Des Moines:    And last but not least, Slay The Vote. Same drill as ^ except this time we had our local youth group registering...

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Fight Club

The first rule of fight club is you have to dress the part. The second rule of fight club is you have to dress the part. The third rule of fight club is you have to find someone who will actually do a shoot like this with you. The fourth rule of fight club is you have to find a place that will actually let you do a shoot like this.  And of course, you have to train. A Culinary Fight Night pop-up quite obviously requires a boxing shoot.  So we hope this encourages you to come shop all the #ASOME summer robes and sustainable fashion at CNF's Ultimate Championship Tournament Sunday, June 9th and get training for it now at Sarge's Westside...

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You can find me in the club

So far this month, we’ve celebrated: National Women’s Health Week ✔ Mental Health Month ✔ And overall calm > chaos ✔✔ But we’ve got one more -- National Physical Fitness & Sports Month💪 I’ve been pretty active my whole life, sports from a young age and long-time YMCA member (+ board member!), so I’ve tried out a whole lot of exercise classes/fads/etc. But never had I ever been to a gym like Club B-FIT. They have aerial yoga, boot camp classes annnnnnnd pole fitness! So when a friend started going there and telling me about it (and in January I was feeling every ounce of all the post-midterms feelings) I knew I had to try it. I wasn’t totally sure...

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Creative Chaos

Does your life feel chaotic sometimes? Hi, same 🙋! ! ! That’s why May’s Extra Report theme is all about calming the chaos. It’s National Physical Fitness & Sports Month, Mental Health Month and for us ladies, we have National Women’s Health Week in there, too -- so it seems like the perfect time to hit a little reset if we haven’t been living our best/calmest lives. BUT, not all chaos is bad, and that's why we’re kicking this month off with a chaos-themed event: Round 1 of Creative Chaos was awesome, so we’re very excited to pop up at this pop-up event again. Connect + shop with local fashion designers and curators, along with some other really amazing art and...

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