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Boho beach photo shoots, an orchid expo and the Tampa Bay Women’s Expo

Tampa Bay Times - September 27, 2018

"Is your Instagram page, like mine, a sad wasteland with hardly any images of yourself doing something interesting? There's a chance to fix that this Sunday, at Gypsy Junque's Boho Beach Photo Shoot by the Gandy Bridge..." Read more.



Go boho at Gypsy Junque’s reveal party, dig the Plant Pop Up Festival and rummage through costumes in Tarpon Springs

Tampa Bay Times - June 28, 2018

"Gypsy Junque, the bohemian boutique housed in a handicap-accessible school bus, has been rolling around the bay area for a few years now. The colorful bus full of hippie-chic clothing and accessories, mostly made by owner Elke Lockert..." Read more.

Tiny Home Living

10 News - April 5, 2018

"Not one for fashion trends, Elke Lockert began adding her own flair to store-bought clothes, creating her own garments and accessories..." Read more.


New boutique opens in Seminole Heights

Tampa Bay Times

"Aside from clothes, the store has 'junQue drawers' full of bracelets, rings and other jewelry, plus socks, fingerless gloves, tapestries, shoes, candles created by her sister, Christmas potpourri, pillows and much more..." Read more

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One Size Does Not Fit All

Pretty Balanced Life - July 11, 2016

"If you've walked through any major retailer in the mall lately, you may have noticed the increase in "one size fits all" labels making an appearance inside the seams of many of our favorite brands. You know, the brands that typically have a celebrity ambassador, and overly sexualized print ads..." Read more.


Bohemian junQue bus features art and more

The Carrollwood News - August 26, 2015

"If it’s parked at any event or festival, Elke Lockert’s eye-catching gypsy junQue bus won’t be hard to find. Brightly painted by St. Petersburg muralist Derek Donnelly, the colorful converted short school bus not only draws attention, but also reflects the vivacious personality of Lockert and her unique creations..." Read more.

Plenty of choices

The Local - August 10, 2015

"Elke Lockert, owner of Gypsy JunQue in Tampa, shows her handmade bags at the Vibes of the Bay festival Sunday at 3 Daughters Brewery in St. Petersburg. Gypsy JunQue, a boutique housed in a bus, sells jewelry, clothes and incense..." Read more.


Tampa's Gypsy Junque bus brings bohemian fashion to the streets

Tampa Bay Times - January 15, 2015

"Right away, the smell of the Gypsy Junque bus transports all those who board to another place. Elke Lockert burns incense that recalls peace signs and shaggy hair, while her Internet radio station plays a selection of soothing classic rock just as appropriate during the Nixon administration as it is today..." Read more.