A Better Display – Better Sales

We all work late nights and crazy hours leading up to markets. Sometimes the thought of extra time spent on a display or set up is the bottom of the priority list. I’ve been there. But those times I’ve taken a day to think, shop, and execute a few extra details has always paid off.…

WELCOME WEDNESDAY – JACQUELINE RAE WEDDINGS EVENTS INTERIORS

Jacqueline – Jacqueline Rae Weddings Events Interiors   What do you make / sell? Tell us about yo’ self. I’m in the exciting business of wedding, events and interior design – no day is ever the same! At Jacqueline Rae, our approach is always thoughtful and inspired and we have a passion for finesse, driven…

Please Be Kind – A Plea from a Small Business Owner

I’ve been a small business owner for three years now. Before that, I worked for a small, family-run, business. I wouldn’t change it for the world, but, I do want to ask one small favour of you, if you’re reading this: Please be kind. I don’t know when or why it happened, but it seems like…

What is YYC Girl Gang?

What is YYC Girl Gang?  It’s been almost two years since we started YYC Girl Gang, and it seemed like a good time to re-introduce ourselves, and let you know a little bit about what we’re about. We want to start this post off by quoting Alexandra Issabel, who photographed our Beer + Markets event:…

MEET ME MONDAY – THE LIFE OF SARAH

Sarah Lepp – The Life of Sarah What do you make / sell? Tell us about yo’ self. I am a relationship blogger dealing with toxic relationships and finding yourself after you’ve been involved in one! I want to help empower women to live their best lives and realize they can do better than men…

YYC Girl Gang Hang – Fiasco Gelato

YYC Girl Gang x Fiasco Gelato from Hoyee Graham on Vimeo. Hey Girl Gang! This is Hoyee. I’m a videographer; and all the rest of the time, I’m a wife, a mother of two beautiful girls, and a retail sales manager. I love just about everything I do, and I especially love capturing beautiful moments…

MEET ME MONDAY – PRAIRIE BAZAAR

Ellen – Prairie Bazaar What do you make / sell? Tell us about yo’ self. I curate vintage home goods with a bohemian flair. Right now, I’m obsessed with wicker, wood and brass home décor pieces and that’s mostly what you’ll find in my shop. How long have you had your business? I’ve officially had…

YYC Girl Gang Hang – Beers + Markets: As defined by the evening’s photographer

YYC: A unique + beautiful city tucked in beside the Rocky Mountains that provides creatives + entrepreneurs with the space, communities, platforms, etc. to learn + flourish. Sprinkled with local shops, micro-breweries, + an endless amount of ways to connect with neighbours + the city itself, YYC is constantly amazing its occupants with its spirit…

MEET ME MONDAY – WORKSHOP INC AND SALT DESIGN

Becky – Workshop Inc and Salt Design What do you make / sell? Tell us about yo’ self. My partner Andrew Frosst and I own two business’s, Salt Design and Workshop Studios! Workshop is our newest business located in Inglewood and we are striving to create a supportive, encouraging Workspace for lady builders and makers…