Bullard, TX (KETK) — When its doors opened in November, Erin Timme wanted her business, Heart & Souled boutique to offer affordable, trendy clothes, jewelry, shoes, and art to Bullard residents.
She saw a need for a fashionable store so that people wouldn't have to travel all the way to Tyler. As the word continues to spread, she's seeing people from all over east Texas travel to her boutique. Because of her success, Timme wants to give back to the community, and make this shop more than just a profit. "When Gods given you something you're blessed by, you should bless others,' said Timme.
Timme's store is a faith based shop is giving back to the community, and she said she "always wants to do something to pour into the community, see people, you know theres always people in need, theres always somebody you can help." That's exactly what she did.
She held a raffle at Bullard High School gave away a free dress,and two tickets to the winter formal. Robin Farris' name was drawn. "I got really happy and turned really red and they took my picture," said Farris.
Farris says shes looking forward to the formal, and is so thankful for Timme's give away. "I gave her a big hug and was like thank you so much, this is such a blessing because nobody really does this for me so i was like thank you," said Farris.
Heart & Souled Boutique is located on Main St. in Bullard.