Fashion statistic experts have often asked the general public “What makes the outfit pop? What gives it that ‘WOW’ impact? Through the ages, from Dynasties to Queens, the answer remains the same “It’s always in the accessories and jewelry is ranked as number one”. Accessories like scarves, purses, and shoes help complete the full circle view of a divine outfit, but behold the necklace – it will be the first to be noticed. [...]
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What's Happening at Close To You!
February is Bra Month!
Smooth cup, cut and sewn, T-Shirt, molded, soft cup, underwire - what ever your favorite, whatever your fit - February, all month long, we will celebrate your shape and your styles!
Save on our basics, save on special orders, save on end of styles and discontinued!
February 6th - 28th it's a bra sale! See our newsletter here for details! And make sure to subscribe so you always stay in the loop!
Pencil in our Fabulous Trunk & Fashion Shows!
February 12th ~ Ballenas Dry Grad Fashion Show
March 1 & 2 ~ Hello Spring Days
April 6th ~ Fly Day
April 7th ~ Nanaimo Cancer Society Fashion Show
April 11th ~ Sympli Trunk Show
April 13th ~ Knox United Church Fashion Show
May 2nd ~ Joseph Ribkoff Trunk Show
May 26th ~ Bowser Ladies Legion Fashion Show
Busy times but always so much fun!
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Close To You is over 4200 SF of gorgeous fashions, lingerie, and footwear, located in beautiful Parksville, BC. It started as a tiny 700 SF lingerie store specializing in bra fitting, to now, 26 years later, being a complete women’s store – dressing women from head to toe, each department essentially being a store unto itself. It is a destination store for locals and tourists alike.
Our collections include (but not limited to!):
Fashion: Joseph Ribkoff, Frank Lyman, Sympli, FDJ, Tommy Bahama, Neon Buddha, Up!, JS Boutique, Cut Loose, Pure, Papa Fashions, Chalet, Ezze Wear, and Nygard.
Lingerie/Nightwear: Felina, Simone Perle, Empreinte, Lise Charmel, Prima Donna, Chantelle, Wacoal, Freya, Elomi, Goddess, Spanx, Hanky Panky, Saxx, Kayanna, Fleur’t, Amoena, and Diamond Tea.
Footwear: Fly London, Bernie Mev, Emu, UTV, Vionic, Mephisto, Arcopedico, Cougar, Bzees, Prophecy, and Wanda Panda.
Women of all ages and sizes should feel amazing about themselves, confident, beautiful, and comfortable in the clothes they wear. And we believe that every person’s unique style should be honored, whether you like fun and funky or prefer a more conservative, structured look or anything in between. We want to help outfit you in what makes you feel truly you – the beautiful soul you are, inside and out.
We provide our clients with the latest fashions that are both current and sophisticated, as well as the time-honored, classic pieces never to be without. Being a beach/resort town, we of course also have beautiful casual fashions and footwear for that relaxed evening out or walk on the beach.
Our team provides fashion and fit expertise in a fun, inviting atmosphere where you can be outfitted from head to toe. Our goal is for you to enjoy yourself, browse what we have to offer, get expert help in choosing the perfect fashions for you, and leave your visit with us looking and feeling your very best.