Small Business Challenge, Day 31 Home is where the start is: Dru Christine Fabrics & Design

Small Business Challenge, Day 31 Home is where the start is: Dru Christine Fabrics & Design 1623 Lee Road Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118 1.440.941.0052 http://www.druchristine.com More often than not, when people visit my store, after looking around at the fabrics, dress forms and accessories, people manage to still ask, “So…what do you do in here?” … Continue reading Small Business Challenge, Day 31 Home is where the start is: Dru Christine Fabrics & Design

Small Business Challenge, Day 30 Inside Edition: Demetri, EyeCatchers, The Whatknot, Urban Vibe Chic

Small Business Challenge, Day 30 Inside Edition: Demetri – http://www.shopdemetri.com Eyecatchers – eyecatchers.bigcartel.com The Whatknot – http://www.thewhatknot.com Urban Vibe, Inc. – http://urbanvibechic.tictail.com/ As I began my business, I decided early in the process that I wanted to use my store as a resource for other business owners. Since opening in August of 2012, my platform … Continue reading Small Business Challenge, Day 30 Inside Edition: Demetri, EyeCatchers, The Whatknot, Urban Vibe Chic

Small Business Challenge, Day 28: RAW: Natural Born Artists

Small Business Challenge, Day 28: RAW: Natural Born Artists http://www.rawartists.org/ Okay, okay, TECHNICALLY, RAW is not a small business, but as an artist, I think it is a organization that needs to be supported. I first heard of this organization a few months back once through an inquiry email, then again through a Facebook request. … Continue reading Small Business Challenge, Day 28: RAW: Natural Born Artists

Small Business Challenge, Day 27: Manic Vanity

Small Business Challenge, Day 27: Manic Vanity Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/ManicVanityClothing http://www.manicvanity.com (relaunch coming soon) I first met Lawrence Knuckles of Manic Vanity in 2011 when we collaborated for a high fashion clothing line under their label. As a designer, I receive several calls a year with such request, but when I finally met Knuckles in … Continue reading Small Business Challenge, Day 27: Manic Vanity

Small Business Challenge: Day 19, 20, 21 (Hessler Street Fair Edition) Simply Betsy Company, Fraiche, UFilME

Small Business Challenge: Day 19, 20, 21 Hessler Street Fair Edition Simply Betsy Company – 216.688.7576 Fraiche – http://www.fraicheclothing.com UFilME (on FB as Red Strype) For one reason or another, I seem to miss out on The Hessler Street Fair each year. Somehow, all my ducks were in a row and I was able to … Continue reading Small Business Challenge: Day 19, 20, 21 (Hessler Street Fair Edition) Simply Betsy Company, Fraiche, UFilME

Small Business Challenge, Day 18: Barle Soup and Sandwich

Small Business Challenge, Day 18: Barle Soup and Sandwich 2483 Lee Road Cleveland Heights, Ohio 216.371.3050 http://www.barlesoupandsandwich.com More often than not, I forget to eat. Especially on weekends. By the time I reach my store, I’m starving. A piece of fruit here and there usually doesn’t cut it and on Saturdays it’s worse since my … Continue reading Small Business Challenge, Day 18: Barle Soup and Sandwich