altar'd state http://kbia.org en Altar’d State brings Christian clothing, values to Columbia Mall http://kbia.org/post/altar-d-state-brings-christian-clothing-values-columbia-mall <p>Kayla Lewis was shopping at the Columbia Mall when she saw a new store that piqued her interest. The next week, she brought her mom along to shop at Altar’d State.</p><p>Altar’d State opened in the Columbia Mall July 5, bringing a touch of Christianity to shoppers.</p><p>“We wanted to swim upstream,” Altar'd State CEO Aaron Walters said. “The world was going one way, and we saw an opportunity to go another.”</p><p>The store, designed for women ages 18 to 35, sells clothing, jewelry and decorations, including crosses and posters with Bible verses. Christian music plays in the background.</p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 16:50:07 +0000 Heather Adams 38029 at http://kbia.org Altar’d State brings Christian clothing, values to Columbia Mall