Tagged: shows

A year in review: 2016 Highlights

Like most business owners, one of my traditions at the end of every year is to evaluate the past 12 months.  I look back on business sales, goals set/met and what I accomplished for...

What Trunk Show season looked like

What Trunk Show season looked like

Spring is trunk show season. I do very few shows, but I’ll admit I really enjoy doing tiny trunk shows either in local stores or with other designers in a pop up shop. As...

Deep thoughts after doing a fashion trade show

Deep thoughts after doing a fashion trade show

An unexpected side from doing Magic this past week was the inspiration for doing Deep Thoughts posts! I love writing them but when all I do is work in my studio all week, the...

Deep thoughts on preparing for a trade show

Deep thoughts on preparing for a trade show

I figured that as I have become consumed with Magic and Pooltradeshow and it occurring next week, I might as well indulge myself and compose an entire Deep Thoughts post solely about the preparation....

Sum it up (aka…the week I declared I would rock this year like a hurricane)

Sum it up (aka…the week I declared I would rock this year like a hurricane)

This week contained both the last of 2012 and the first of 2013.  It also was a week that I looked over 10 years of business and declared that after 1.5 years of being...

Sum it up

Sum it up

WORKING ON: Inventory for my holiday sale on sneakpeeq which starts tomorrow and lasts one week. (and yes purchases will arrive in time for Christmas), the plethora of shows this week and getting orders...

Sum it up

Sum it up

WORKING ON: Both the Spring 2013 and Holiday Collections…it’s BUSY here in the studio! Also getting ready to launch a new secret project that I’m doing  with Renee. THINKING ABOUT:  How I will juggle...

The staging area…

The staging area…

Those of us who do outdoor markets chat about a certain topic often…that people try to shop/touch stuff/ask questions while we are in the middle of a very fast set up time.  It’s a...