The Absolute Best Places to Shop Local in Calgary

It’s no secret that the economy sucks. Calgarians have been a lot more selective about where they’re spending their money. The best thing to do in times like these is to invest in the local economy – small businesses rely on your support to keep them above water in these difficult times. We want to help – so…

Surviving Your First Pipe and Drape Show

Congratulations! You’ve been accepted into your first pipe and drape show! Or maybe you’ve taken the plunge and applied to participate! Either way – congratulations! What do I mean when I say “pipe and drape” show?  I’m talking about BIG craft fairs. The one’s with the black curtains between every booth. Image from www.ultimaterentalservices.com These shows…

What happens when girlbosses collaborate?

The short answer? Amazing things. A little while ago I was approached by Pam from Crafted – we’d known each other for a long time and shared similar goals. She had amazing news: a retail space had opened up and was I interested in collaborating with her? I couldn’t say yes fast enough! We called up Amelia…

Shopping local this season!

Helllloooo, girlbosses! The holiday season is upon us! You’re probably getting ready to go gift shopping, picking up some new holiday decorations for your home or office, buying a party dress or getting a fresh new hair-do! That’s great! Today we want to talk about how you can incorporate shopping local into your holiday prep. The…