Business

Striped Hats

The new year has brought many new challenges and exciting new patterns to try. I can’t write about the project I am MOST excited about because my best friend over at Emily J Photographer is the recipient of this awesomeness, well her soon to be born baby girl is, and I don’t want to ruinRead more …

Better Product Images

This week I have been really focusing on getting better product images for my website and ETSY shop. I do not fancy myself a photographer but as a small business owner there is most definitely a need for product images. I am happy to work with photographers for great images but that’s not always feasible.Read more …

Valentine’s Day Collection

Jan 10, 2015 | Posted by in Bonnets, Business, Etsy, Knit, Newborn/Infant Photography, Props | 1

Well this is my first – EVER – holiday collection and I am so excited! Lesson learned, get this out sooner next year, I’m WAY behind! That’s the great thing about owning a business, the things you learn along the way. Without further adieu, I present Auntie B’s Valentine Day Collection for 2015 – VisitRead more …

Voice of Truth

Jan 6, 2015 | Posted by in Business | 0

If you’re like me you are filled with self doubt and criticism. I have been a knitter, crocheter, CRAFTER for years – but never EVER thought my work was good enough to make money from. I, like many people, compare myself WAY too much to others. I compare just about every aspect of my crazyRead more …

2014 in review

Jan 2, 2015 | Posted by in Business | 0

Let’s make 2015 even BETTER! Thanks for joining me on this crazy journey!!! Love, Auntie B The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,300 times in 2014. If it were a cable car,Read more …

New Year – Business Goals

Jan 1, 2015 | Posted by in Business, Etsy, Goals, Social Network | 0

It’s official – 2014 is done and over. We are on to 2015! I’m sure you’ve read tons of posts about the same thing, I know I have. But the truth of the matter is – it IS! New Year’s is a time for change and a time for new beginning and Auntie B’s Baby BoutiqueRead more …

I Won!

Dec 24, 2014 | Posted by in Business, Crochet | 0

I can’t believe it! I entered a small contest on Instagram by my friend HiJennyBrown! She is a pattern designer and I just LOVE her crochet alphabet upper case and lower case letters and numbers! She did a contest to win one of her patterns… AND I WON!!! I am so excited!!! Of course IRead more …

Custom Orders

Dec 12, 2014 | Posted by in Business, Custom Orders | 0

I hadn’t given much thought to custom orders when I started this endeavor. Of course it must have been in the back of my mind because the official shop name is Auntie B’s Baby Boutique: Newborn and Infant Photography Props & Gifts. That “and Gifts” part had to be a subconscious realization that I wouldRead more …

Contentment Friday

Nov 28, 2014 | Posted by in Business, Change, Fab Finds | 0

My life has officially changed because of THIS BLOG POST!!! I have never really cared for the idea of Black Friday shopping! I don’t do very well in big crowds as it is, I like my bubble to remain my bubble, so the thought of braving THOUSANDS of people in a single store scares me.Read more …