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FROM THE FIRST COLLECTION TO FIFTH AVE

FROM THE FIRST COLLECTION TO FIFTH AVE
  I suppose running a business is in my blood. After immigrating from Syria, my grandpa opened a mini-mart in the Southie neighborhood of Boston an...

SHOW STOPPING

SHOW STOPPING
SHOW STOPPING. Shows have never been my favorite. (Read: very least favorite). Trade shows, trunk shows and as far back as the little craft...

CHAPTER THREE: FINDING FRANCIS

CHAPTER THREE: FINDING FRANCIS
THE WHAT CAN YOU DO FOR ME'S V THE WHAT CAN I DO FOR YOU'S One unexpected part of business has been the people and personalities it sends thro...

CHAPTER TWO: THE DIAPER DISASTER

CHAPTER TWO: THE DIAPER DISASTER
My son, Parker, turned 9 this week. I remember feeling worried when I was pregnant because Mimi & Lu was gaining momentum and I wasn't sure w...

CHAPTER ONE: LESSONS I LEARNED IN THE CIRCUS

CHAPTER ONE: LESSONS I LEARNED IN THE CIRCUS
FINDING SELF-WORTH IN THE CIRCUS My first sale was long before my first year in business and that is where this story starts. While workin...