GUEST BLOG POST With the record heat waves, we thought it would be helpful to recap some of our favorite essentials for the beach, just in case you think your customers are still looking for a small summer escape!   Below is everything from bags to hats, to water bottles!  Some of the most essential items to make a trip to the beach a blast. Find these brands in our wholesale marketplace on The Boutique Hub or...

In a four-month span, Camey can work with up to 800+ vendors and travel across 8 states by hosting the boutique specific, Ruffles and Rust Expo. She’s seen the good, the bad, and the just plain ugly booths, marketing, and customer service. In this episode, she’s sharing the tips she’s learned along the way to help you step up your game at your next pop up or vendor event! >> EPISODE 22 - LISTEN NOW...

The 2018 Boutique Awards are almost here so we wanted to give you a quick update so you don’t miss out on any of the magic! What are The Boutique Awards Exactly? The Boutique Awards honor & celebrate the best boutiques and specialty stores, including online, mobile, or brick & mortar around the world! This is your customer’s opportunity to lift you up, and celebrate your business, and recognize all of the hard work and care you...

How can you maximize Facebook Live for your boutique AND successfully sell plus sizes? Mindy’s truthful, real personality shines in this episode like it does in her successful live videos. From markup strategy, Facebook algorithms, hiring a team, working with family, and organic growth, this episode is chalked full of golden nuggets that can change your business.   But more than that, we love how Mindy shares her story of being at the lowest point of...

Let’s cut through the noise of those Google and YouTube searches and get down to 5 tips that will actually help you start your business off right. While the boutique industry is glamorous, we want you to be prepared for the not so glamorous times too, so prepare yourself for some real talk. From buy-in groups, to hustle and being original, these top tips can’t be missed in your business!  ...