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Spring Brings Handmade Exclusives, New Brands to Covet + Lou

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Clockwise from left: Giejo Butterfly Bandeau, $112, and Mixed Boy Brief, $98; Aberdeen Wood Shop Cutting Board, $75; Objects Without Meaning Neve Jumpsuit, $390; Gabriela Artigas x Covet + Lou Ring Set, $225

Blending just the right selection of indie designers, found objects, and eclectic home goods, locally-based online boutique Covet + Lou continues to elicit covetous emotions as it enters its first spring season. Founder Tina Burgos, formerly of Stel's fame, has introduced a new crop of talent—and a handful of exclusives—to usher in the fairer upcoming months.

Patch NYC, a local artist duo and retailer itself, is among the additions, as well as a mixed print swimwear line called Giejo, slouchy tops from Margaux Lonnberg, and easy jumpsuits from Objects Without Meaning. Per Covet + Lou's format, each new designer is thoroughly introduced with a note on why Burgos is coveting its pieces. In regard to exclusives, Ace & Jig made a sleeveless plaid dress for summer frolicking, complete with neon trim, while Gabriela Artigas developed a set of three geometric stacking rings. On the home goods front, you'll find one-of-a-kind hand-dyed throws from Upstate and wood cutting boards from Allston-based Aberdeen Wood Shop.
· Tina Burgos, Formerly of Stel's, Launches Covet + Lou Online [Racked Boston]
· Covet + Lou [Official Site]

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