About Us

Photo of Candice & Amanda

At The Authentique Collection, we are more than just an e-commerce destination; we are the embodiment of a heartfelt journey, a testament to the power of family, love, and resilience.  Our story began when a dynamic mother-daughter duo made a courageous decision to redefine their lives.  This pivotal moment was catalyzed by a diagnosis that would change everything.

In the hustle and bustle of the corporate world, we found ourselves yearning for something more meaningful. Our shared love for good taste and comfortable clothing inspired us to explore a different path – one that celebrates life beyond the confines of work.  Life’s fragility became undeniable when the matriarch of our family was diagnosed with cancer.  It was then that we took a step back, reevaluated our priorities and decided to embark on a mission dedicated to pursuing our dreams and share our passion for authentic living with the world.

As we navigated the challenging terrain of cancer treatment, embracing a healthier lifestyle and holistic healing approaches, we discovered an unwavering motivation to redefine the world of fashion. At The Authentique Collection, we see fashion as more than just a statement; it’s an expression of one’s inner self, a reflection of a life well-lived.  Our experience reshaped our vision, motivating us to offer the market a fresher, more profound perspective on fashion.

Join us on this extraordinary journey where the love for life, impeccable taste, and a deep-rooted commitment to authenticity converge.  The Authentique Collection isn’t just an online store; it’s a celebration of life, a testament to resilience, and a canvas where fashion and comfort harmoniously intertwine.

Your life, curated authentically.

Candice Lightfoot & Amanda Coetzee, Owners

Our Commitment

Our commitment is simple yet profound: to curate and deliver beautifully crafted, high-quality products that enhance people’s lifestyles.  We believe in responsible sourcing, in providing exceptional value that not only meets but exceeds our customer’s expectations.  Our goal is to redefine the standard of quality in the market, to offer products that resonate with authenticity and genuine craftsmanship.

The Authentique Difference

We are dedicated to creating an environment where everyone can be their best, most authentic selves, every day.  We understand that fashion goes beyond aesthetics; it’s about confidence, comfort, and freedom of expression. We’re not just curators; we’re enablers of authenticity.