Helpful Thursday-Plastic Door Curtain

This may not be helpful to everyone, as it is a little more pointed towards mobile boutiques.  People may be scared to open a door that they can’t see whats behind it and they may not want to shop somewhere that could lock them in.  Keep the door open in your mobile boutique (or install […]

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Helpful Thursday

Today’s item is a point and shoot camera. Do you have a camera on your phone?  Yes, so why do I need this? Your camera phone might be sufficient for you, but If you take a lot of photos, it very quickly becomes hard to search between inventory photos, personal photos, and marketing photos.  A […]

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Helpful Thursday

If you are storing clothing in a permanent location, the permanent double rail rack is one of the cheapest per linear foot of hanging space while still being high quality and durability.  If you have space on both sides of a rack and don’t require easy portability, this will give you the best bang for […]

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Helpful Thursday-Hangers

If your boutique sells clothing, you will need to hang them up.  There are hundreds of choices and types, so I’ve picked the ones I like the most. Velvet hangers are thin, but weaker.  If space is your main consideration these are the best.  If you stock baby/toddler/small kid items, there are smaller versions available […]

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Helpful Thursday-Mannequin

A mannequin has a couple helpful uses. The first is for photography.  An article of clothing often looks better when displayed how it would actually wear on a person, not as a flat piece of fabric.  Secondly, a customer who sees an outfit on a mannequin will often be intrigued and and outfit in full […]

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Helpful Thursday

Ikea Frakta bags are very useful when transporting clothing.  You can fit around 35 shirts or skirts.  Only 20-25 larger dresses will fit in a bag.  You can zip these up while the clothes are still hanging on the rack and leave the hangers hanging out of the top. These are much cheaper at Ikea, […]

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Helpful Thursday-Collapsible Clothing Racks

If you need to transport your inventory, but don’t have the space to keep everything hanging up, you will need a collapsible clothing rack.  Click below to see some different types. Single Rail Normal Duty Rack Single Rail Heavy Duty Rack Double Rail Heavy Duty Rack Double Rail Light Duty Rack

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Helpful Thursday

Helpful Thursday will highlight an item that may help anyone (although not necessarily everyone) run their business smoother and quicker. This week’s item is a printer.  The Dymo 4XL is a thermal printer meaning it uses heat on special heat activated printer paper to produce words and/or an image.  The is no ink that needs […]

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