Upcoming Plans

Mar 22, 2015 by

Are you sick of winter yet? We certainly are! It’s been long, cold, and entirely unproductive (we’re kicking ourselves too, but not too hard). Even though not a lot of stuff was made (as in… we didn’t make anything…), we have been discussing the future of Dancer’s Dream Boutique, and where we want to take it this coming year. We had our taxes done last month, and we’re happy (and very grateful) to say we turned a small profit! It’s nothing big, but we’re excited because that means we have those of you out there who are willing to support us, and it keeps us on track to retaining a business status and not falling back into hobbyists. So long as we can always make sure that two out of five years show profit,...

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From Hobby to Business – Part I...

Jun 13, 2014 by

What we do started as a hobby. We both love to dance, but outfits don’t fit us and accessories are never quite the right color combinations to match. In response we took to our sewing machines and craft tables to make things that work for us. From there, we started making things that work for others. This was originally something we did just because we wanted to. It soon became apparent to us though that what we were doing was actually a viable form of side-income, which meant we had to decide if we wanted to take it to the next level. Did we want to become a business, instead of just weekend hobbyists? Our feeling was “yes”, but we decided we had to be sure before we got in too deep. Rather than...

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