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The New Store is Open!

The new store is open Lincoln Formal Dress Boutique is now officially back in a brick and mortar store. We opened Sept. 1, 2021, at Meridian Park at 70th and O streets in Lincoln. The timing was good as it is Homecoming season. We were pushing hard to get the store...

New brick and mortar store to open soon

A new retail store for Lincoln Formal Dress Boutique will be open soon. To be honest, I wasn't planning on re-opening a store. My plan was to operate the business online only. That changed after this year's prom season. Yes it was a small, unusual season, but I still...

Dress sizes vary greatly

Try on the dress before purchasing it You can't always rely on the sizes shown on dresses. You might be a perfect size 10 but you try on a formal dress in size 10 and doesn't fit. It's bound to happen. Here is a good example: a customer who wears a small dress size...

New formal dress website unveiled

New formal dress website unveiled

Welcome to the new Lincoln Formal Dress Boutique website. This business in Lincoln, Nebraska, has gone through many evolutions, and the website reflects the new business. This formal dress website is now an e-commerce site, which will allow people to search and order...

The Evolution of Lincoln Formal Dresses

The Evolution of Lincoln Formal Dresses

What is now known as Lincoln Formal Dress Boutique is the result of an evolution. My business started as Lincoln Formal Rental by Lori. My initial intention was to rent dresses only. I started in my basement just before last year’s high school Homecoming season. I...

Get to know Lori Black

Get to know Lori Black

My name is Lori Black and I am from Lincoln, Neb. Several years ago I realized I had an entrepreneurial spirit. I was getting a little tired of the typical 8 to 5 job and felt a longing to have my own business and be my own boss. I am a former journalist who worked as...