Once homeless, now an employed fashionista!

July 19th, 2018

After overcoming many obstacles in her life, including a period of homelessness, Lisa was ready to start a new chapter with a new career. A striking mother of four grown men who encourage her to pamper herself more, Lisa is finally listening.  Originallynative to New York City’s Puerto Rican community, she’s got a great figure […]

Chico’s is our Premier Sponsor!

April 24th, 2018

Uncommon Threads is proud and honored to announce Chico’s as Premier Sponsor of The Dress to Impress Gala!  Our huge thanks to Chico’s for sharing our mission to empower women and for being such an important part of the program. In addition to their Gala sponsorship, Chico’s recently started donating fabulous clothes and accessories to […]

Changing Lives

April 24th, 2018

We Love Helping Female Veterans! Guenevere, an ex-military professional who first came to Uncommon Threads in early February with her adorable toddler along for the ride, as she did not have daycare. Guenevere was in need of an interview outfit, so we immediately set out to provide her an ensemble that was professional and as […]

Unsung Hero: Marcia Valenti brings enthusiasm and business savvy to Uncommon Threads!

April 24th, 2018

Q: How did you learn about Uncommon Threads? A: May Dougherty, owner of Chic Consignment and member of the Advisory Board was telling me about this organization she was involved with that used fashion as a platform to build women’s self-esteem and confidence. I am a strong believer in women supporting other women and have […]

Women’s Empowerment Center takes it on the road to Dani Kaye Boutique!

April 24th, 2018

Huge gigantic thank you goes out to Dani Kaye Boutique in North Andover for hosting a fabulous Uncommon Threads’ client event March 28th. Everyone went home with a gorgeous new outfit courtesy of Dani Kaye, Nicole Miller, Allen Schwartz, plus a bracelet from MKindred. We love businesses that give back to women.