about us

elle is different than other boutiques because of the time, research and energy that is put into their buying process. They are always searching to find unique pieces made with the best quality to offer clients. It is their goal to provide clothing, jewelry, shoes and handbags that can't be found anywhere else in Birmingham.

Leslie Pittman took over ownership in fall of 2008 because of her love for fashion and her belief that "clothing is art."  Leslie tries to inspire all her clients to be bold and confident by thinking outside the box when adding color to their wardrobe. Leslie's words to live by are "Be bold. Believe in yourself. Be proud of who you are. Own it. Wear color!" She relies on her wonderful associate, Becca Griffith, to help style their clients. elle opened in spring of 1991 under the name Laura Kathryn.