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Folktown | The Boutique Hub

The Best of Vintage and Upcycled

If you’re someone who loves having an original look, then vintage and upcycled pieces are right up your alley. From an old pair of Levis® jeans, brought back to life with a hand-painted touch, or a 1980’s band tee that’s been hiding in the back of your Mom’s closet, those one-of-a-kind pieces are the perfect way to ensure your outfit will be a standout! We’ve spent the past few days

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Folktown | The Boutique Hub

The Best of Vintage and Upcycled

If you’re someone who loves having an original look, then vintage and upcycled pieces are right up your alley. From an old pair of Levis® jeans, brought back to life with a hand-painted touch, or a 1980’s band tee that’s been hiding in the back of your Mom’s closet, those one-of-a-kind pieces are the perfect way to ensure your outfit will be a standout! We’ve spent the past few days

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The Art of Balance: Managing Two Careers, Embracing Vulnerability, and Market Expansion

What does it take to transition from a stable career to pursuing your passion full-time? In this episode, we talk to Erica Eickhoff, owner of Styles By Erica, who went from being a hospice nurse to a successful boutique owner. Erica shares her journey from starting her business in her basement just for fun to holding Facebook live sessions that helped her build a dedicated community. She discusses what prompted her to quit her nursing career to open a brick-and-mortar store, how the pandemic affected her business, and the importance of vulnerability and authenticity in her success.

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5 Productivity Habits Of Successful Business Owners

What are the 5 habits of successful boutique owners and top business owners? Let’s dish! The truth is, we all fight the same battles…time…productivity…team optimization….creating systems….taking care of ourselves and families. From our community at The Boutique Hub to those in Retail Bootcamp, we’ve walked through solving so many of these challenges together and have come up with some real solutions you can put into play RIGHT NOW.

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Are You Ready to Lose It All?

Are you ready to risk losing everything you’ve built? That might sound dramatic, but it’s a very real threat if you’re unknowingly selling trademarked, copyrighted, or unlicensed goods. In this Five Minute Friday, I want to shed light on a pervasive issue in our industry that could jeopardize your entire business.

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Inside Dallas Market Center: Retail Revelations and Trends

Hey guys, welcome back! This week, I had the pleasure of chatting with a dear friend and mentor, Cindy Morris, CEO of Dallas Market Center (DMC). Every time Cindy and I get together, our conversations are full of ideas and industry insights. Today, we’re bringing that energy to our community. Whether you’re a wholesale brand manufacturer, a retailer, or someone just curious about market dynamics, Cindy has a wealth of knowledge to share.

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