Happy Founder’s Day, Alpha Gamma Delta!

Happy 114th Founder’s Day, Alpha Gamma Delta! Today, we celebrate your wonderful organization’s sisterhood & tradition! With over 189,000 initiated members in more than 125 active collegiate chapters across the United States it is no wonder the amount of dedication your sisters have for your organization!

On May 30, 1904, Alpha Gamma Delta was founded at Syracuse University, in Syracuse, New York. Their eleven founders include: Ethel Evelyn Brown Distin, Flora Knight Mayer, Georgia Alberta Dickover, Estelle Shepard Beswick, Emily Helen Butterfield, Edith MacConnell Hickok, Georgia Otis Chipman, Grace Mosher Harter, Mary Louise Snider, Jennie Titus Smith Morris and Marguerite Shepard (below is a photo of them).

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Alpha Gam’s special symbols include: red & buff roses with green asparagus plumosa fern for their flower, a pearl as their official jewel, and a squirrel as their mascot. Their colors are red, buff & green and their official open motto is: “Live With Purpose”and their vision statement is”Inspire the Woman. Impact the World.” The official philanthropy motto for Alpha Gamma Delta is “Full Plates. Hearts. Minds.” to help fight hunger. In 2017 they partnered with Meals on Wheels & Feeding America to help end hunger & raise awareness of this great cause.

Flora Knight Mayer's Floral Wreath
Flora Knight Mayer’s Floral Wreath | Ollie + Ivy

In honor of your founder’s day Ollie + Ivy is releasing a very new sorority design called, Flora Knight Mayer’s Floral Wreath. This beautiful floral wreath design features gorgeous red & buff flowers with greenery to represent your sorority colors and a fun added feather! For the next week you can get FREE SHIPPING on this Ollie + Ivy exclusive Sorority design with coupon code: “ALPHAGAM” at checkout. Vaild thru 06/06/18.

 

 

We hope you a have a very memorable Founder’s day that is filled with sisterhood & tradition! If you want to read more about the history of Alpha Gamma Delta, then check out their awesome website and historical timeline!

xo,
Ollie+Ivy!

 

 

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The adorable Alpha Gamma Delta feature photo is courtesy of @brittanybolt instagram account. She is a member of  @agdboisestate!

Happy Founder’s Day, Alpha Xi Delta!

Happy 125th Founder’s Day, Alpha Xi Delta! While today is your founding date, we know you celebrate your heritage all year long! For those who do not know about Alpha Xi Delta, we put together some history and info behind this awesome organization so you can see how great they are!

Alpha Xi Delta FoundersAlpha Xi Delta was founded on April 17th, 1893, at Lombard College in Galesburg, Illinois by ten like-minded women. These women were visionaries who “Wanted to form a local sorority to encourage personal friendships, promote friendlier contacts with the entire student body, and be of active service to the college.”

With the help of Sigma Nu fraternity, the dreams of these women became a reality! Alpha Xi Delta, was one of ten founding organizations that established the National Panhellenic Conference. Today, Alpha Xi Delta has over 130 active chapters with over 175,000 initiated members! The symbols of this sorority are the BetaXi Bear, pink roses, and the quill. Their colors are yellow & blue and their motto is “The Pen Is Mightier Than The Sword.” Autism Speaks is their national philanthropy, and they have proudly raised over $7,000,000 for this incredible organization.

Cora Bollinger Block Sunflower Wreath Shirt
Cora Bollinger Block Sunflower Wreath Shirt | Ollie + Ivy

 

In honor of your first President + first Grand President, Cora Bollinger Block, we are releasing our very new Sorority Design, Cora Bollinger Block’s Sunflower Wreath, today! This beautiful sunflower design features their yellow & blue hues with your established date.  For the next week you can get FREE SHIPPING on this Ollie + Ivy exclusive Sorority Design with coupon code: “AXID” at checkout. Valid through 04/24/18.

 

 

 

Here you can read, “A Founder’s Day Letter to our Sisters” from the headquarters of AXiD. Happy Founder’s Day ladies, may it be filled with tradition, memories, sisterhood, & love!

xo,

Ollie + Ivy

“Our eager desire was to do something toward the freeing of all women the world over.” -Almira Cheney, Alpha Xi Delta Founder

American Woman | Ollie + Ivy

American Woman | Kappa Gam | Ollie + Ivy

American Woman alert! Can you dig it?! This 70s style sorority shirt, American Woman, is patterned with a rad retro text graphic accompanied by little daisies for you inner flower child.  Design shown on Bella Ladies Racerback Tank (B8800) in color, Forest Marble. Best part is you can design this to say any sorority name, and put it on virtually on any shirt we offer!

Shop this look here >> American Woman

American Woman | Kappa Gam | Ollie + Ivy
American Woman | Kappa Gam | Ollie + Ivy

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Forever Theta | Ollie + Ivy

Happy Valentine’s Day from Ollie + Ivy! We have a lovely new design launching today that says it all… Forever Theta! Sometimes you heart is already taken by the people you love most, like your sisters!

This design can be change to accommodate any text that you would like! That is the great part about us here at Ollie + Ivy, we can change any design to fit you needs or vision!

Forever Theta | Ollie + Ivy
Forever Theta | Ollie + Ivy

 

We hope everyone has a wonderful Valentine’s Day filled with love, friendship, and chocolate!

xo,

Anna Kate

May Your Weekend Be Filled With Adventure!

Over Yonder Sorority Shirt | Ollie + Ivy
May you weekend be filled with adventure, like our newest design, “Over Yonder”!  In Florida we our “mountains” are more like ant hills! If we had mountains, our weekend adventure would entail hiking through some beautiful woods, cool weather, and the sound of nature! What would your dream weekend adventure be?! ❤️
All of our designs are made to order which means, there are no minimum orders, and you can get the design with your organization or text of choice.
Start Customizing Here >> Over Yonder Sorority Shirt
Over Yonder Sorority Shirt | Ollie + Ivy
Over Yonder Sorority Shirt | Ollie + Ivy
Have a great weekend!
Anna Kate

Say Goodbye To Winter Blues!

What's So Bunny?! | Ollie + Ivy

Say goodbye to winter blues with this cuddly bunny & fresh blooms design, “What’s So Bunny?!”. 🌷🐰🌼 Bring on spring with FREE SHIPPING on this design, with coupon code “SPRING”, thru 02/15/18!
Shop this design here >> goo.gl/CRQWAZ

What's So Bunny?! | Ollie + Ivy
What’s So Bunny?! | Ollie + Ivy

Here are some more items that this design comes in!

 

New Design Alert: “Esse Quam Videri” | Ollie + Ivy

Hey everyone! We hope you had a great holiday season! We are now back in full swing here at Ollie + Ivy and have the new site almost complete!

We are excited to launch a TON of new designs and to day we are starting with our newest glitter Sorority tee design here at Ollie + Ivy, “Esse Quam Videri”.

Esse Quam Videri is Delta Phi Epsilon’s motto and means “To be rather than to seem to be”. You can choose what color glitter you would like this tee to be made with, and if you don’t like the purple tee, we can make in on any other shirt for you! Just simply send us an email to: ollieivyapparel@gmail.com and we will respond ASAP with a custom proof just for you!

Also, this week only (01/16/18 – 01/23/18), you can get FREE SHIPPING on this design with coupon code: “DELTAPHIEPSILON” on our Ollie + Ivy Website & Ollie + Ivy Etsy Store.

Esse Quam Videri
Esse Quam Videri | Delta Phi Epsilon | Ollie + Ivy

Have a wonderful week!

Anna Kate

 

 

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Adeline’s Pink Floral Wreath | Ollie + Ivy

Adeline's Pink Floral Wreath | Ollie + Ivy

Our newest design, “Adeline’s Pink Floral Wreath,” is the perfect Gamma Phi Beta Founder’s Day Tee with its pink & brown colors! It was designed just for Gamma Phi Beta’s founder, Adeline Curtis, for their 143rd Founder’s Day.

This week we introduce new design just in time for their founders day. You can get FREE SHIPPING on this design for one week, with coupon code “GAMMAPHIBETA” at checkout thru November 18th!

Adeline's Pink Floral Wreath | Ollie + Ivy
Adeline’s Pink Floral Wreath | Ollie + Ivy

Shop the T-shirt design here >> “Adeline’s Pink Floral Wreath Shirt

We also have a fun surprise, all of the “Adeline’s Pink Floral Wreath” gift items will also SHIP FREE this week as well! Here are the items this design comes in:

 

 

Shop the Gift designs here >> “Adeline’s Pink Floral Wreath Gifts”

 

xo,

Anna Kate

Happy Founder’s Day, Gamma Phi Beta!

Happy Founder's Day | Gamma Phi Beta
Gamma Phi Beta Founders
Gamma Phi Beta Founders

Happy 143rd Founder’s Day, Gamma Phi Beta! We just cannot believe how long some organizations have been around and truly believe there is a reason for the longevity of each organization! There are over 140 collegiate Gamma Phi Beta chapters with over 210,000 members! That is just unbelievable to have SUCH a strong bond like your organization has!

Gamma Phi Beta was founded in Syracuse, New York at Syracuse University on November 11th, 1874. Their founders: Helen M. Dodge, Mary A. Bingham, E. Adeline Curtis, & Frances E. Haven would be so honored to see the women that Gamma Phi Beta has led over the years! It is safe to say that with the foundation they laid, Gamma Phi Beta has built confident women of character who celebrate sisterhood and make a difference in the world around them.

You can now get our newest design,”Adeline’s Pink Floral Wreath“, with FREE SHIPPING this week only! Use coupon code: “GAMMAPHIBETA” to remove shipping when checking out thru November 18th!

Adeline's Pink Floral Wreath | Ollie + Ivy
Adeline’s Pink Floral Wreath | Ollie + Ivy

Shop this tee here >> Adeline’s Pink Floral Wreath | Ollie + Ivy

Happy 143rd Founder’s Day, Gamma Phi Beta! Enjoy the sisterhood + memories today!

xo,

Anna Kate

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Mary Low’s Floral Bouquet | Ollie + Ivy

Mary Low's Floral Bouquet | Ollie + Ivy

Our newest design, “Mary Low’s Floral Bouquet,”  is so beautiful in its lavender + maroon hues! It was designed just for Sigma Kappa’s founder, Mary Low, for their 143rd Founder’s Day.

Mary Low's Floral Bouquet | Ollie + Ivy
Mary Low’s Floral Bouquet | Ollie + Ivy

This week we introduce new design just in time for their founders day. You can get FREE SHIPPING on this design for one week, with coupon code “SIGMAKAPPA” at checkout thru November 16th!

Shop the T-shirt design here >> “Mary Low’s Floral Bouquet

We also have a fun surprise, all of the Mary Low’s Floral Bouquet gift items will also SHIP FREE this week as well! Here are the items this design comes in:

Shop the Gift designs here >> Mary Low’s Floral Bouquet | Ollie + Ivy

 

xo,

Anna Kate