Community Collection: Melissa Sowa-Legters
This box was curated by Melissa Sowa-Legters, Owner of Sweat & Strut, competitive athlete, mom of two, and fashion-loving fitness enthusiast. Sweat & Strut is a Montclair based storefront specializing in boutique athleisurewear brands that make you feel confident whether you are running on the treadmill or going out on the town.
This spunky collection is meant to unapologetically motivate and indulge. It understands that with hard work comes an undeniable need to unwind, and refuses to feel sorry about that. Be bold, work hard, and have fun along the way.
Follow Melissa on Instagram: @sweatandstrut
“She Believed She Could So She Did” Mug
How about some motivation for breakfast? This adorable mug refuses to let you have a bad day. With it’s inspirational quote and bright calligraphy, morning coffee has never looked so good.
“Be the Girl Who Decided to Go For It” Makeup Bag
Surround yourself with good vibes with the help of this little guy. Whether you use it for your makeup or gym bag toiletries, this adorable bag is the perfect accessory for any girl on the move.
B’Livinn Burgundy Nail Polish
B’Livinn is a fantastic brand that focuses just as much on bright colors and positivity as it does on it’s fantastic vegan formulation. This lacquer based polish is vegan, cruelty-free, paraben-free, and ridiculously pigmented. Melissa has selected a deep luscious red so you can feel fiery from your hands, to your toes.
Peter Thomas Roth Face Mask Set
Why choose one when you can have six? Test out a variety of Peter Thomas Roth’s best skincare formulations from 24k gold for your more indulgent nights, to pumpkin enzyme for your fall themed me-time.
Rosebud Co. Minted Rose Lip Salve Tube
For a lot of girls, you look for four things before leaving the house: Phone, keys, wallet, and lip balm. This rosebud minted lip salve has a light rose fragrance with the added bonus of cooling mint. Apply just a little bit to your lips for a moisturized, glossy look.
Duke Cannon Bloody Knuckles Hand Cream
While we have plenty to choose from in the way of hand creams, Duke Cannon’s Bloody Knuckles is an undeniable favorite. This cloud-like formula is made with Lanolin in order to help heal and soften even the roughest hands. The formula goes on smooth and nourishes the skin for long-lasting relief, with no scent or sticky feeling remaining.
Archipelago Black Forest Travel Candle
This sweet and woodsy fragrance is inarguably a fall and winter favorite. Formulated and aged for a smooth and sultry product, this candle is a blend of Dark Ebony Woods, Douglas Fir, Black Patchouli, and a hint of sweet Mulberries and Black Currants. Not to sweet, not to musky — without this candle, night-time routines wont ever be the same.
Skeem Apothecary Matches — Mini
This simple and sophisticated apothecary bottle is a fantastic and creative way to store your matches. Embrace your dark side with our black match selection, ranging from astronomy to calligraphy designs.