What is Tightfisted Fashion?
Tightfisted Fashion is a resale and consignment store that seeks to connect with conscience, fiscally responsible, fashion-forward women and men. As our name suggests, Tightfisted Fashion believes that one can be fashionable, have variety and reflect individuality without spending a lot of money. While fashion is our focus, the (clenched) tight fist also represents our strength and support of worthy causes and the community.
Tightfisted Fashion seeks to build and sustain a network of resources, including but not limited to websites, bloggers, local venues, businesses, artists, other talented individuals, useful products etc. to keep a tight relationship with the community and its needs. Our company takes pride in giving back by offering free services, hosting clothing drives, fundraisers, fashion shows, art/design classes and service learning projects.
Tightfisted Fashion is a resale and consignment store located at 2114 N Charles St in Baltimore, MD. The owner and operator, Zakiya Shivers, recognized the need for more collaboration and involvement between businesses, entrepreneurs and professionals in the Baltimore area and endeavors to connect people to the right resources. As a small business owner, mentor and scholar, Zakiya helps entrepreneurs realize their full potential by encouraging entrepreneurs and professionals to think critically about their businesses. You may have seen her throughout the DMV sharing her business and secondhand lifestyle tips as well as her positive energy at various social and professioanl networking events, expos or workshops.