Hello everyone! Before I share the interview, I have some news! I got a job at le chateau today! I am very excited, and I had to share.
Anyway, I am going to share with you my interview with Angelshair. This is a great shop and I think you should all check it out!
My name is Mariam Aka Angelshair. I am a french Malian Artist living in Brooklyn,
and trying to make my way as an Indie designer.
#2 What kind of products do you sell on your etsy shop?
I sell prints, Cushions, Toiletry and make up bags, metallic jewelry and photo displays, and note cards.
#3 What is your favourite item in your shop right now?
Honestly, I couldn't say, because many of them are my favorites.
I just finished my new collection, and I am very proud of it!
I live in Brooklyn, NY, and I really love this city!!!
#5 Where do you find Inspiration for your creations?
In many places, it can be reading , watching a movie, browsing the internet, shopping, talking to friends, but my best source of inspiration ( alas the most expensive) is traveling.
#6 How do you usually promote your shop?
Blogging, Facebook, twitter, and renewing my listings.
#7 Favourite books, movies, musicians?
I have several, but today, I woulds say Carlos Castaneda's books
In movies, my favorite one is Dune, but I also like all of Tim Burton movies.
In music, I absolutly love Toumani Diabate and Juliette Greco
#8 Do you have any advice you could give to people just signing up to etsy?
Be patient, only do it if you love it, because it can take time for a shop to be profitable.
#9 Where would you like your shop to be in 5 years?
I would like my brand to be known world wide, and my etsy shop to be an etsy succes story :)
Be sure to check out this shop, as well as these other links!
facebook page http://www.facebook.com/angelshair.