Poppy Barley

Why is it so difficult to find stylish boots that actually fit? This was the nagging question that led Kendall and Justine Barber to build Poppy Barley Made to Measure.

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PB Birthday Celebration
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Seven years ago, we started Poppy Barley to create better fitting boots. The company we’ve grown into is a reflection of our team, customers and community who keep driving us forward. The post PB Birthday Celebration appeared first on Poppy Barley.
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Progress, Not Perfection
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Progress, not perfection. We live by these words at Poppy Barley. Perfection is paralyzing; progress is encouraging. In the past few months, we’ve reached some incredible milestones on our journey and are more motivated than ever to boldly impact our communities, people, customers and the environ...
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In Her Shoes: Marielle Elizabeth
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We sat down with Marielle to discuss why slow fashion begins with you, the consumer. The post In Her Shoes: Marielle Elizabeth appeared first on Poppy Barley.
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We’re a B Corp! Cheers to a Sustainable Milestone
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Our founder, Justine, announces our new Benefit Corporation Certification and shares the inspiration behind reaching this sustainable milestone. She digs deeper into what the title really means and the profound impact it has on our environment, community, customers and people. The post We’r...
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Seasons Change, and So Do We
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September always brings a return to habit. The nonchalant days of summer slip away and our cool-weather, life routines re-emerge. The structure is a welcoming return to the purposeful lives we’re building. During the process, I also become very aware of what’s not working. The same thing happens ...
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Building a Brand
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Nailing down a brand identity—whether it's a logo, font, or online presence—is not an easy thing, and changing course on an already established persona can be even more difficult. After six years of business, Poppy Barley took on the monumental task of throwing everything out to debut its rebrand...
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Interior Design Guide: Making the Usable, Beautiful
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Two design and construction experts explain how to build a functional and beautiful interior. The post Interior Design Guide: Making the Usable, Beautiful appeared first on Poppy Barley.
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Vancouver Travel Guide: Explore The City Like A Local
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Vancouver is truly one-of-a-kind. A bustling metropolis set amidst panoramic mountain views and nestled amongst lush vegetation and stunning coastal shores. There is no wonder that it continues to be one of Canada’s most beloved travel destinations. In a city filled with some of the top restauran...
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A Travel-Inspired Collection, Rooted In Canada
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Growing-up, my summer vacations never involved planes, foreign languages or far-flung destinations. Every summer, my parents loaded up our Dodge Caravan to explore Canada. My sisters and I would stakeout our territory in the mini-van and we’d drive for hours. As a family, we river-rafted down the...
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Jane in Summerland
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Our Brand Experience and Product Marketing Manager, Jane Sevick, recently took a weekend trip to Summerland. And of course, she made sure to pack a pair of Summerland Heeled Sandals to strut around in while she ate, shopped, and explored this jewel of the Okanagan. Read about Jane’s must-stop spo...
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