We’ve talked quite a bit about casual fashion trends this year. Since the casual trends that became the most popular in 2011 have also been exceptionally practical, we were curious about something. Namely, we wanted to know if there was a 2011 casual style or look that you’d really like to see continue into the new year? Continue reading
Monthly Archives: December 2011
The 2011 Class of Rock Bottom T-Shirts Boutique Clothing Craft owners have proven that the entrepreneurs that run applique and embroidery shops are dynamic . This group of business people is nothing if not resilient, resourceful, savvy and well balanced. For proof just continue reading! Continue reading
As we move into 2012, we wanted to take a look back at 2011 fashion to see which trends stood out. A review of 2011 fashion indicates that a number of fashion trends that originated in previous years had hit their stride and became mainstream in 2011. Continue reading as we summarize the biggest fashion trends of 2011. Continue reading
With the new year right around the corner we thought we’d ask about 2012 New Year’s Resolutions. Happy Holidays! Continue reading
How to Start Your Own Applique Business
In 2007 I quit my full time job to become a stay at home mom. The transition of going from a full time working woman to a full time mom was challenging. It made me realize, really quickly, how much I needed a hobby. So I decided to find a hobby just to help me keep my sanity. Although I’d only taken one sewing class in my entire life (not counting the pillow I made in Home Economics back in ninth grade), I’d always adored seeing or wearing anything that was monogrammed. So that was it…I decided to make embroidery my new hobby.
No matter how much early holiday shopping we manage to accomplish, there’s almost always a need to buy, at least, a few last minute gifts. This is especially true if you were unable to plan ahead for the holidays. The great thing about the four last minute gifts that we’re about to share with you is that they’re all wonderful gift ideas that you don’t need to wrap. Continue reading