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The Downtown Exchange Goes to Disney

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The Downtown Exchange Goes to Disney

Just a couple small town girls and their trip to Disney World! (Sing to Journey's "Don't Stop Believing.") I had to ya'll. I couldn't help it.  Anyways, now that that is out of the way, we can tell you about our wonderful travels! Natalie was hired by a friend and fellow photographer to do a family session in Orlando, Florida at Disney World's Magic Kingdom. The opportunity, was ever so graciously, extended to me by Natalie as she offered to pay half of my way! (I don't deserve her.) It was a 3 day vacation, but, BOY, was it jam...

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Vendor Spotlight | Karis Johnston | Rustic Herbal Soap and Grace Acres Farm

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Vendor Spotlight | Karis Johnston | Rustic Herbal Soap and Grace Acres Farm
Our vendor spotlight featuring the lovely Karis Johnston of Rustic Herbal Soap!

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Macrame + Mimosas with The Hilo Sisters and The Downtown Exchange

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Macrame + Mimosas with The Hilo Sisters and The Downtown Exchange

The Hilo Sisters have joined forces with The Downtown Exchange to bring you Macrame + Mimosas, right here in small town Denison, TX! We are still amazed at the many beautiful small business owners we have in the shop that we have seen grow with us and past us! Emily Renfro has blown us away, time & time again. From watching her create her brand, to setting up her booth in the store, to being a featured vendor at a The Knot expo, she is spreading her swings a SOARING! We are blessed to call her a friend and consider...

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Succulent Milestone Session || Downtown Denison, Tx

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Succulent Milestone Session || Downtown Denison, Tx

Selling succulents and cacti out of a small corner of our large downtown Denison shop started as a justification for our obsession with them. It has bloomed into a place for people to come and make their DIY succulent garden dreams come true. Natalie & I are many things, but one thing we cannot claim is biological motherhood. We like to say, "We don't have children yet, because we are still children!" We both feel SO young still. That being said, we want to introduce you to the form of motherhood we are completely invested in: SUCCY MOM-HOOD! aka: Being "Succy Moms." Our...

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The Downtown Exchange Travels to Las Vegas!

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The Downtown Exchange Travels to Las Vegas!

The best part of owning such a diverse store here in Denison, Texas is all of the excuses you have to take business trips. Whether it be bringing back a large resale clothing haul or going to cactus gardens to learn more about our babies back home, we are happy that pleasure mixes well with business for us!Natalie: My husband, Andy, has had the opportunity to come to Las Vegas through his work for the last two years. This year, I finally got enough notice to tag along! I knew that Andy would be busy with DEF CON and Black...

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