Today, we want to take a moment to shine the spotlight on Kimberly GIFT, one of our fabulous + innovative customers who opened their gift boutique in 2014. Kimberly GIFT is an extension of Kimberly Boutique which opened in 2004 and is a modern home, baby, and gift store in West Hartford, CT. It We recently conducted a short interview with owner, Kimberly Moster, who shared a little insight on how it all began.
How did you come up with the name of your store?
I already had Kimberly Boutique, we added the gift store in an adjacent space. Kimberly GIFT seemed like a good name.
What type of items does your store sell? Are you a destination for any particular items in your area?
We carry a wide range of gifts including baby, kids, home decor, and jewelry. Our point of view is more modern and clean, not too traditional.
What is the most difficult challenge you’ve faced as a business owner?
Trying to find that home-work balance . . . it’s a constant challenge.
When did you open your store?
Kimberly Boutique opened in 2004 and we opened Kimberly Gift just a year ago.
What’s been your proudest achievement since opening your doors?
Probably the relationship I have with my clientele. Our clients really trust us and we love them!
How does your business give back to the community?
We throw great parties and put on fabulous fashion shows for our clients. Additionally, we are very involved with local non-profit groups. I really believe in shopping, living & giving locally.
Location: 968 Farmington Avenue . West Hartford Center . Connecticut . 860.523.4894