About Us

Cactus Clothing Company

Cactus Clothing Company was acquired by our owner, Geri Cope, in the fall of 2017. In March of 2019 we moved to our forever home in Uptown Shopping Center @ 4832 Line Avenue. Let us help create a wardrobe tailored to your everyday and special occasion needs. We are pleased to now offer an extensive variety of sizing, price points, and styles for every age. You'll find looks you love from: Cinq a' Sept, Parker, Milly, Alice and Olivia, Trina Turk, Dress The Population, Amur, Frame and so many more. We LOVE featuring the local talents of these jewelry designers exclusive to our shop: Lauren Huddleston, Karen Murphy, Tricia Donner, and Marilyn Rountree. Also adorning our shop is the beautiful artwork by Frances Fontaine and handmade pottery by Carolyn Johnson. Come by anytime to shop or just for a visit; we can't wait to share our shop with you!

Geri Cope

Owner, began her Cactus career as a shopper and lover of Cactus Trading many years ago and wanted to preserve the long-standing success of the local boutique. A lover of Pilates, animals, and travel she enjoys connecting local merchants and participating in community camaraderie.

Dessie March

Our in-house seamstress who can transform any piece of clothing from drab to fab! Began her career in Shreveport at Porter's in 1986. Dessie has been a valued member of the Cactus team for over 19 years.

Sales Team

Shelley Prothro

Shreveport native and began her career in retail her Senior year of high school at a local boutique, Selber Bros. Shelley thrives as our store manager and shoppers come near and far just to see and shop with Shelley!

Shelby Smith

An LSU grad, lover of fashion and design, joined our sales team in the fall of 2018 when she moved to Shreveport. Shelby serves as our social media coordinator, buyer, customer stylist, and sales associate.

Jane Meyer

Our world-traveler and designer of all-things beautiful in our shop, she adds a flare to any and everyone's personal style.

Marilyn Rountree

Began her merchandising career at Beall's Dept store and went on to have the accessories dept in the well-known shop THE FASHION. Her one-of-a-kind jewelry is featured throughout the shop.