I currently run several shops on Etsy. I believe it is time to start supporting the mom and pop shops again. It seems like the commercial shops are taking over, and making everyone go out of business. I try to do my part by shopping at the smaller stores, and of course here on Etsy.
All of my life, I have been fond of making crafts. I was a special education teacher for 13 years prior to opening Jewelers Paradise. During that time I always used my hobby as a way to de-stress and relax. Something about designing always called to me, so when I resigned from teaching I decided to pursue my love of design.
Jewelers Paradise is my passion, I spend more than half of each day working on the shop, dreaming up new designs and making sure my team produces them with the utmost quality.
Owning a business is…
- Joined June 7, 2011