Etsy Seller Interview Series- Lola & Co
Check out Lola & Co's shop:
1. When did you open your shop?
" I officially opened Aug '14 and got serious around October"
2. What do you make?
"I paint & distress mason jars and shutters to be used as home décor and centerpieces, I also do a little bit of vinyl work for bridesmaid tote bags."
3. What is your favorite item in your shop?
"My favorite items are the mint mason jars, LOVE the color mint."
4. What is your biggest challenge?
"The biggest challenge right now is balancing Etsy & my full time job."
5. Where are you from?
"St. Louis, MO"
6. Why do you love Etsy?
"I love the Etsy interface! It's colorful, user friendly and overall is a great selling and buying platform."
7. Tell me about your shop
"Lola & Co is a rustic, shabby chic and vintage inspired shop which creates décor for weddings and events! I custom make most of my items to cusomers' specifications using their wedding or party theme colors. If you're into the country-cottage chic-rustic décor, come to Lola & Co!"
What is your favorite item from Lola & Co?
8. How did you get interested in crafting?
"I've always been a DIY girl, but with my own wedding the creative juices and need to share my work really came out."
9. What kind of craft would you like to learn next?
"Next up might have to be bridal party shirts to go with the tote bags!"
10. What's in store for the future?
"The upcoming months will hopefully consist of more ready to ship items in my Etsy shop therefore creating more sales for those who are planning a last minute event and can't wait for centerpiece to be made and more color choices showcased. I really want to get the brand out there and see where this ride will take me!"