Ed Townley paints the front of the new retail outlet at 12 N. Main.

Susan Townley has been in the boutique company in the Overland Park and Olathe place close to Kansas Town for above five a long time.

Susan Townly performs on displays in the family’s boutique, Be The Mild at 12 N. Key.

She and her partner, Ed, very own the previous Region Cabinet Store at 12 N. Main, which they bought from the Renard spouse and children.

They are been generating the space their have because buying the creating in December 2021 with sanding, painting, new lights, and some new carpet in locations. The antique picket flooring and ceiling tiles are options, along with some glass showcases.

Ed and Susan have carried out all the function by themselves.

The name of the boutique is  Be The Mild.

“The title Be The Gentle is based mostly on suicide recognition and on the Bible verse Matthew 5:14-16 which states – 14 ‘You are the gentle of the environment. A town designed on a hill can not be hidden. 15 Neither do individuals mild a lamp and set it below a bowl. Rather, they set it on its stand, and it presents light-weight to everyone in the property. 16 In the similar way, enable your mild shine right before other folks, that they may see your very good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven,’” Susan said.

Tyler Candles are highlighted at the keep.

Her specialty is Tyler Candles, from Tyler, Texas, her hometown. But they also repurpose furnishings and have loads of collectibles and classic finds for sale.

“Going to Canton, Texas when young, the boutique world is not like anyplace else,” she explained. “I desired to provide it up below.”

A vignette shows some of the items for sale at the boutique.

“We see Fort Scott getting a desired destination stage, and imagine the city is heading towards growth,” Susan reported.

Seasonal items are for sale at the Be The Mild Boutique.

“We’ve collected a few to 4 several years for this move,” she explained. They will also provide seasonal items and a small clothing.

Some collectibles are for sale and can be seen in antique showcases at the boutique.

“I’m from Texas and we make excursions to Texas for markets looking for strategies and inspirations,” she claimed.

Some neon lights are for sale at the boutique.

Be The Gentle will have its’ grand opening on November 2.

Then they will be a portion of the Fort Scott Holiday break Open House Shopping Event on November 9-11.

Adhering to the Xmas Parade on November 30, they will have a spot for young children to pay a visit to Santa in the store.

That parade starts off the Christmas on the Bricks occasion weekend, Dec. 1-2.

The boutique will be open Thursday as a result of Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and midday to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

The Townleys also personal 11 N. Main, across the avenue,  that they have rented out.

Be The Light has a Facebook website page and an Instagram web page.

The cell phone selection is 913.406.2998.

The emblem of the enterprise. Submitted graphic.


By Amalia