One Hundred Things ::: The Failure Bowls
Once upon a time, I thought I could open a storefront. My blog was growing, I was crafting a lot and the natural progression was to rent a small booth at a local flea market to sell all this "STUFF" I was making. Well, long story short, it flopped. My underestimation of the value of Saturday mornings at ease in my life and the store owners overestimation of the amount of traffic that went by my small, hole-in-the-wall storefront made a bad combination. I knew 3 months in that this was not going to work. We lost money -- not a ton -- but enough to be painful. I learned a few lessons though.
and out of business like lighting, while Michaels is stalwart. Embrace that and show them how. Remember the blog? Stick with that.
(middle shelf -- far right)