Pam and Christian Colby, Owners | Based in beautiful Petoskey, MI
On a beautiful summer day while on my favorite local beach, I read a beauty tip in a magazine that would end up inspiring me to start this new business venture with my husband Christian. The tip was to use a soft cotton t-shirt to towel-dry hair gently. While listening to the waves and getting lost in my thoughts (a rare occurrence for this busy mom of two), I thought, "Why don't I make a hair towel with t-shirt material?" And so a Sunrise Bliss towel was born (I couldn't think of a better birthplace than a beautiful sandy beach - could you?).
Sunrise Bliss is a line of t-shirt hair towels made with 100% organic cotton designed to towel dry hair gently. The soft and absorbent fabric reduces breakage, frizz, tangles and dry time. So stop using terrycloth when your hair is at its most vulnerable state (wet!) and start using Sunrise Bliss!
Other uses include fitness, travel and camping. Also, cancer patients going through chemo have found it to be gentle on their body while dealing with skin sensitivity and gentle on their hair as it grows back.
Towels are made with GOTS-certified organic cotton and low impact dyes. In addition to being eco-friendly, the fabric is interlock knit cotton, meaning it won't stretch out of shape or curl at the edges. This type of fabric is used for high-end t-shirts and baby layette items.
For the most professional finished look, and because my husband and I are busy raising two young and active boys, we outsource to a small cut & sew manufacturer located in the U.S.A.
Sunrise Bliss t-shirt hair towels are offered in limited editions of various prints and solid colors to make it fresh and fun! One of our favorite parts of running Lakeshore Dry Goods is picking out the new prints and thread colors that "pop."
Thank you for visiting our shop! And remember to take time for yourself - you never know where it may lead!
A S F E A T U R E D O N . . .
Check out these blog posts featuring our Sunrise Bliss t-shirt hair towels! (Copy & paste links into your browser)
"More Dry, Less Frizz, & Damage-Free | These Organic Cotton Towels Are Your Wet Hair's Go-To" http://www.sustainably-chic.com/blog/more-dry-less-frizz-damage-free-these-organic-cotton-towels-are-your-wet-hairs-go-to-lakeshoredrygoods<
"10 Sustainable Brands Making Travel So Much Easier" http://www.sustainably-chic.com/blog/10-sustainable-brands-making-travel-so-much-easier
"Conscious Holiday Gift Guide" http://www.sustainably-chic.com/conscious-holiday-gift-guide-full-of-sustainable-ecofriendly-and-ethical-gifts-for-everyone
"I Want to Give These Towels to the Women in my Life"https://sustainablysmitten.com/blog/2018/5/11/efzzk1eb9hs9q2r280oovkeq7teznz<
THE CONSCIOUS CONNOISSEUR
"One Simple Eco-Friendly Way to Keep Your Hair Healthy While Traveling"https://www.theconsciousconnoisseur.co/one-simple-eco-friendly-way-to-keep-your-hair-healthy-while-traveling/<
THE GOOD WEAR
"Sustainable Hair Care with Lakeshore Dry Goods" https://www.thegoodwear.com/home/sustainable-hair-care-with-lakeshore-dry-goods<
STYLE ME FAIR
"Healthy Hair Habits and Morning Routines with Lakeshore Dry Goods" https://www.stylemefair.com/blog/2018/4/18/healthy-hair-habits-and-morning-routines-with-lakeshore-dry-goods<
"Mother's Day Gift Ideas for 2018 - Under $50" https://www.stylemefair.com/blog/ethical-and-sustainable-gifts-perfect-for-mothers-day<
THE GREENER GIRL"Sunrise Bliss Organic Cotton T-shirt Towel" http://www.thegreenergirl.com/lakeshore-dry-goods-organic-cotton-t-shirt-hair-towel/<
"Happy Hair with a T-Shirt Towel" http://www.beyondthefried.com/happy-hair-with-a-t-shirt-towel/
ECO LIVE CHIC
"Organic Towel that Promises to Eliminate Frizz and Cut Your Dry Time" https://liveecochic.blogspot.com/2017/08/organic-towel-that-promises-to.html
BLOG WITH LIPS
"An Exclusive Interview with Pam Colby: Founder of Lakeshore Dry Goods" http://www.blogwithlips.com/single-post/2017/09/28/An-Exclusive-Interview-With-Pam-Colby-Founder-of-Lakeshore-Dry-Goods
GREEN CHIC LIFE
"#Sustainable Sunday with Lakeshore Dry Goods" http://greenchiclifeblog.blogspot.com/2017/10/sustainablesunday-with-lakeshore-dry.html
R E T A I L E R S
Wondering where to buy our Sunrise Bliss t-shirt hair towels in person? Here's a current list of our amazing retailers:
Ada | Ada Village General Store
Elk Rapids | Tiny Traveling Boutique (opening end of May)
Ferndale | Whimsical Wit
Mackinac Island | The Artists Market
Petoskey | David's Place, J.W. Shorter & Son Mercantile, Talulu Beauty Lounge
Owosso | Valorie Rene's Glamour Nest
Traverse City | M.O. Hair and Beauty Lounge
Ocean + Sage Subscription Box
Kewanee | The Curl Studio
Carlton | Rough Cut Soap Co. (opening October 20th!)
Montgomery | Hand Up Global Goods
Cashton | Styles on Front
La Cross | The Buzz on Main, INC