Monday, February 16, 2009

Laura Vinroot Poole in Vogue, T magazine

Laura Vinroot Poole, owner of Capitol boutique.

The fashion world was buzzing this week when it was announced that First Lady Michelle Obama will be featured on the March cover of Vogue.

Laura Vinroot Poole, owner of Capitol boutique in Charlotte, will also be featured in the March issue. She and her boutique will be included in an article about specialty boutiques across the country. Among the other shops mentioned is the first lady's favorite, Ikram in Chicago.

Poole, who was spotted at the Erin Fetherston show Sunday at Fashion Week, will also be featured in an upcoming issue of T, the New York Times Style magazine, scheduled for publication later this month. In the article Vinroot gives shoutouts to the Penguin, jewelry designer Irene Neuwirth and French botanist Patrick Blanc, among others.