bmore boss babes
The following is curated list of Bmore Boss Babes who have taken over the @bmore.babes instagram feed. You can find information about each of them here, and you can find their original Takeover located in the Bmore Babes instagram highlights.
Full Circle Artisan Palace is a female owned and operated Doughnut shop located in Hampden, Maryland. Courtney makes unconventional doughnuts and believes that all Queens matter. Check her out on instagram to keep up with all things bad ass doughnuts at @fullcircle_artisanpalace.
Open from 10am - 6pm Wednesday - Sunday
Blue Moon Cafe
"Baltimore-based Conceptionista Sarah Simington has traveled the country honing her craft. In 1996 Sarah, and her mother Sherri- a diner veteran, opened acclaimed The Blue Moon Cafe in the historic Fells Point area of Baltimore, Maryland. Sarah's personal style is in every corner of The Blue Moon Cafe. From the bright and funky artwork, to the music; you know Sarah's rock and roll attitude goes into every bite of her food." - Blue Moon Cafe Website
Sarah has owned and operated her restaurant for 20+ years, making her the OG Bmore Boss Babe. Catch her on instagram @frenchtoastgirl / @bluemoonbreakfast
Gretchen Pike, a Baltimore native, helps women achieve their Zen-like home and office goals by providing a luxury organizing experience. Non-judgmental and confidential, Gretchen provides assistance in creating joyful living and working spaces across Baltimore.
You can follow Gretchen on instagram at @intuitiveorganizing.
Check our her website!
the bar method baltimore
Ally discovered The Bar Method while living in Dallas. She spent much of her life in sports from rowing crew at SMU to running marathons, being healthy and active was second nature. The Bar Method became even more important to her when she was diagnosed with a heart condition. She loves how The Bar Method challenges her both physically and mentally. She moved to Baltimore in 2015 and is excited to introduce Charm City to The Bar Method. When she's not at the studio, you can find her spending time with her daughter, enjoying happy hour with her husband, or playing with her pups. You can keep up with The Bar Method at @barmethodbaltimore or here on their website!
urban row photography
Originally from New York (but proud of the lack of an accent!), I moved to Baltimore in 2005 after falling in love with Charm City during my first drive through Fells Point. My passion for storytelling and working with couples on the biggest day of their lives was brought about through my first love of architecture and design. Where you met, had your first date, work, live, were proposed to… most enjoy spending time together, fave coffee shop, happy hour spot... they all add up to make your story different than anyone else’s. That’s what I enjoy showcasing in my work! It’s hard to extract architecture from your life and love, and I can’t wait to show you why your photos will be best when we work together! You can catch her on instagram at @urbanrowphotography or here on her brand new website!
jessica leigh photography
I met Jessica via a friend on instagram tagging me on her contest for a free set of portraits. Jessica came into my home, and did a takeover while we laughed and drank way too much coffee. She is a lifestyle photographer in the Baltimore area. She uses natural light, and a documentary-approach when creating priceless and once of a kind photographs of your family. You can catch her on instagram at @jessicaleigh_photo and you can check out her website here!
Christie Vazquez, owner and operator of Brightside Boutique is the OG Bmore Babe. With an ever growing fashion empire, Christie launched her own label, and just opened her fourth storefront, and .ecommerce here.
Follow her @christie__vazquez and @brightsideboutique
Having worked for over the last decade as sitters and nannies in Baltimore, Claire and Katie have a unique industry perspective, providing users with a customized and desirable platform for finding local childcare. They have created a platform which allows busy moms to schedule reliable child care, on demand. NAPP is the Official Bmore Babes preferred childcare provider. Use the code BMOREBABES to get 10% off your first sitter!
Follow them at @napp_bmore and check out their website for booking here!
Enthusiasm is always something Jess, the owner and Creative Director of Sentimental Fools Events, has had in spades. As an Arts Educator, she started small by helping friends host events and selling custom tote bags. What started as a fun way to express creativity, has grown the Fools into a full blown party production team. Jess’s passion for celebrating all of life’s moments is the driving force behind our brand. After years of collaborating with artists, she loves to create her own works of art in the form of perfect party! Jess is a close friend, a huge advocate for all things LGTBQ and is renowned for her unbelievable balloon installations. You can follow her and her colorful world on instagram at @thesentimentalfools and on their website here.
real f00d Court
Courtney is a registered dietitian nutritionist in Baltimore, Maryland. Courtney helps clients find confidence and happiness through self-love, exploring movement, and improving eating habits. She helps clients break free from food rules, and commit to getting to know themselves in order to create a happier and healthier life. Courtney's authentic and welcoming personality fosters trust and comfort with her audience. She speaks at events, leads seminars, coaches clients, and has a strong media presence. Let her guide you on your wellness journey. Follow her at @f00dcourt and check out her blog here.
invisible crowne blog
Holly is a fashion blogger located in Baltimore, Maryland. Holly focuses her blog on affordable fashion, all natural beauty, her sweet kitten able, and other lifestyle topics. Holly and I worked together at a Social Media Agency, so you will catch us attending local events together, and having lunch in Towson often! You can follow her at @hollybmurphy or check out her blog here.
Ashley Conway, Bumble Bizz
Ashley was born and raised right outside of Baltimore. She moved down south to attend The University of Alabama and reluctantly moved back after living in Florida for a summer after graduation. She applied to work for Bumble through a swipe up application in their Insta-story (never under estimate where you might find an opportunity). I have been working for Bumble since January 2018 and can't wait to bring more Bumble to Baltimore!
Christina Giffin, Monument Sotheby Realty
Christina is both a mother, and a Boss Babe. She is a very successful Real Estate Agent, selling premium Baltimore Real Estate. If you are looking for your next realtor, here is her website. You can catch her in her spare time with her adorable son and husband being stylish all around town.
Katie Pumphrey, Artist
Katie Pumphrey is an artist living and working in Baltimore, MD. Her work explores the tension between movement and stillness. Katie has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting from the Maryland Institute College of Art. Katie is also a long distance, open water swimmer — who swam the English Channel in 2015. This aspect of her life often influences and drives her work. Follow her process, practice, and new works on instagram.
Dori Chait, Director of Guest Relationships for Hoopla Catering, The Food Market and La Food Marketa
You can find more information about Hoopla!, the catering arm of The Food Market and La Food Marketa at hooplacatering.com. In her free time, Dori focuses on volunteering, organizing or spearheading events in the Baltimore community or through JVC (jvc.org), where she is a 3rd year board member.
@hooplacatering @jvcbaltimore email@example.com
Jasmina Price, Sweet Science Boxing
Sweet Science was created by father-daughter duo Jasmina and Coach Dave who have over 30 years of experience in the fitness industry. Their workouts are designed to be intense, sweaty, tear inducing, but most of all fun. Check out the gorgeous Fells Point location.
Amanda Autry, Real Estate Agent and Life Coach
EaarthBones is a crystal wire wrapped jewelry and wall hanging shop, created in Baltimore, MD. Rachel believes in creating sustainable and gorgeous pieces that highlight your originality and connection to Mama Earth. Check her out online or catch her at a local event or festival. Follow along @eaarthbones. Check out her shop here!
Annie Balcerzak - Owner of The Balcerzak Group (Residential Real Estate)
Annie has been in real estate for 11 years. She runs a real estate team that offers the very best in client care! They help people buy, sell and invest in Real Estate in the beautiful state of MD. We also offer staging & home design! Annie lives in Roland Park with her Husband Tom, their 2 kids and their dog Briz xoxo www.BalzRE.com
Raina Filippelli, Owner of RAINA DAWN
Raina Dawn Filippelli’s nine years of experience as a Fashion & Beauty Photo Editor for publications including Glamour, Cosmo Girl!, etc. make her a connoisseur on all things fashion, beauty & lifestyle related. Having owned an Events business and Operated and Sold a successful wedding Blog, Raina moved to Baltimore for her next venture. RAINA DAWN is a luxury women’s fashion & lifestyle boutique. Her eye for design and sense of style allow her to select and present only the best women’s clothing, shoes and giftware for the Baltimore shopper. Check them out here.
Emma Childs, Artist
Emma Childs was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, where she lives and works today. Childs just completed her senior year at MICA, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in general fine arts. Throughout her time at MICA, she was featured in several on-campus exhibitions and has been awarded scholarship every year based on both her portfolio and academic performance. Childs has been featured in several group exhibitions in the Washington DC/Baltimore area as well as New Orleans, Louisiana. Follow her @emmechilds or check out her website here.
Sara Lizabeth, Running Coach/ Personal Trainer/ Blogger/ Overall Health and Wellness Junkie
Sarah is here to empower women to feel better in and about their bodies through fitness and running. Her business & blog is Sara Lizabeth Fitness. Her goal? To help women cut out the bullshit, move on from restrictive diets and unrealistic training schedules. Together she will work with you to form sustainable habits that help you feel better in and about you body. Follow her at @saralizabeths or check out her website here.
Chef Jacqueline Erin
Her classical training comes from The Culinary Institute of America. Her inner artist was inspired at SUNY Dutchess. She devotes her free time to SkillsUSA attempting to close the skills gap in America and mentor youth. She is currently The Corporate Pastry Chef for the infamous Atlas Restaurant Group in Baltimore, Maryland.
Head to The Bygone, Azumi, Loch Bar and all of the other Atlas properties to experience her delectable desserts. Head here to check out her blog.
Paige Orpin, Bmore Smug
Paige is a painter born and raised in Northeast Baltimore. She started painting about 8 years ago doing a lot of canvas work but within the past few years that has evolved into a lot of mural projects. Bold color combinations, heavy contrasts, and drips and bleeds are definite signs you’re looking at something she has done. Lately things have really been popping off, so stay tuned to her instagram, @bmoresmug for more!
Ashley works on legislation and policy in Baltimore City, and is working on her dissertation analyzing a Baltimore violence prevention program at John’s Hopkins. 📝
She started Healthy Living with Ash, a blog, one year ago to share tips on eating healthy, working out, and small changes to be more environmentally friendly. She also sells Beautycounter (gotta have that side hustle). What doesn’t this babe do? Catch her day to day on @healthylivingwithash on instagram!
Alicia is a Maryland based Photographer living in her hometown of Baltimore. She is a wife, mama to two toddlers, a plant lady, dog mom, and lipstick obsessed. You can casually find her buying another plant, overusing exclamation points and the word YAASSSSS...and drinking way too much coffee. She is all about telling a story, and her approach to photography is a mix of documentary and editorial. She is observant and captures things as-is, the unposed and candid, and she try to be a fly on the wall as to not interrupt any moments, but also provides direction, searches for the best light and style details. Her style is vibrant, fun and bold with a fresh vibe!To make creative magic with her check her out at @aliciawileyphotography or here.
Sarah A. is a Baltimore-based tarot reader and ritual leader inspired by all things lunar. You can follow her at @Sarahericadler.
Taylor Riley, myth and moss
By day, Taylor works full-time as a pediatric physical therapist with children with special needs ages 3-21. She graduated with her doctorate in physical therapy 3 years ago. She is the fiber artist behind @mythandmoss - a fiber art boutique + workshop. Check out her Etsy shop here.