Sofi Madison, though a native of Weston, found her niche while living out West. The 28-year-old was drawn to the food and gift shops in small towns throughout California and Colorado, and decided to bring that grass-roots philosophy back to Boston with her, opening Olives and Grace, nestled in the South End. The store, which opened mid-July, features a handpicked inventory, all selected by Madison.
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