Our Story

Beyond Brooklyn was created to bring hope to the hopeless by selling fashionable, gift-able, and ethical apparel, accessories, and gifts.   


Lace and Scone founder Danielle Voisin

Beyond Brooklyn and Lace & Scone founder Danielle Voisin has worked, traveled, and celebrated her way around the world. She is on a mission to build something for the benefit of others. She is passionate about improving the lives of homeless and unemployed people, because being homeless and/or unemployed sucks. She currently lives in New York City. 
Never stop exploring. Choose joy and gratitude.
Danielle is a a published author, retired banker, and avid traveler. She has worked in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Danielle is Canadian and she loves afternoon tea, weddings, and finding the perfect gifts for her favorite people. Her mission is to hire and train the unemployed, and to help women joyfully celebrate life. She travels and writes whenever she is not working.
Photo by Chi-Chi Agbim