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    Lesson Learned // Remember Why You Started

    Today I want to talk about going back to the beginning when you start to feel overwhelmed. If you’ll remember, I had an online clothing boutique called Kintage for almost 2 years. I worked my ass off to keep that store afloat for longer than I should have. I spent all my time maintaining the online storefront, taking measurements, photographing, etc. I had put a lot of money and time into it and I didn’t want to give it up, but feeling like I HAD to sell x amount to make the work worth it made me feel gross. I’m…

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    sometimes business is personal

    I have a secret to share, one that I haven’t told anyone. When making the decision to close Kintage I looked at so many different factors. How were sales? Could I make a living off of this? In comparison to web design what is the time and money commitment? I’ve been telling everyone I closed Kintage merely because I didn’t have the time to run both Kintage and do web design, so I had to choose one. But I have to share something: there’s one other big reason that had been on my mind for months before I shut down.…