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[4 Feb 2014 | 9 Comments | ]
February Check List

So here we are already staring February in the face!   How did you do on your January Check List?  I know doing all these things might seem overwhelming but if you take small steps each day to stay on task, you'll be amazed at how much you can accomplish.  Try to set aside an hour a day, at least, to work on whatever you have left to do on my suggested check list below.  These things will help your sales, exposure and overall brand. They are a MUST to keep …

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[14 Jan 2014 | 11 Comments | ]
January Check List

So the new year is under way……..and there are so many things to be doing right now…….. is your head spinning yet?  I wanted to give you a quick check list to be sure you remember all the things you can be doing (and hopefully are already doing) to jump start your year and make this an AMAZING one! 

I know doing all these things might seem overwhelming but if you take small steps each day to stay on task, you'll be amazed at how much you can accomplish.  Try to …

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[2 Apr 2013 | 9 Comments | ]
How To Spot A Hole In The Market Place

When thinking about a new product, it is wise to figure out if there is a real NEED prior to spending a lot of time and money developing this latest fab idea.  If you do your research, and really dig around, you'll quickly find through the internet and by looking in stores if your product will be in demand, or just get shelf space for a week before it goes on sale.
Another option is to reinvent something you already do well, and make a "new" or "knockoff" version of your …

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[21 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Snake Charmers

I know you already know this……but just in case you don't think about it all the time……you want to be sure you are incorporating trends into your line each season.  One thing to keep in mind is that your collection will be on the same shelves and hanging next to everyone else who is following the trends……and you want yours to blend in.

According to the Chinese lunar calendar, 2013 is the year of the snake – specifically the water snake.  Whether or not this influenced designers while creating their spring …

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[23 Oct 2012 | 5 Comments | ]
Fabric Frenzy

I just spent the day at the LA Textile show and my head is spinning. Navigating a textile show can really throw you for a loop in the way of sensory overload – in a good way of course.  Figuring out how to put your collection together and what goes with what can be exhilarating and tiring right? Over the years I have attended more than 25 textile shows and always find something amazing that I never saw coming.  These "gold mine" finds can change your business overnight and give …

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