friday favorites // best of kids' tees
1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 It's no secret for anyone who follows us on instagram that we adore unique and clever kids' tees. There are so many awesome and creative companies out there doing their own thing, but this is just a sampling of some of our personal current faves. Feel free to share some of yours in the comments, we'd love to check them out!
friday favorites // baby, toddler, and kids' shoes for fall
1 // 2 // 3 // 4 // 5 // 6 We're so very lucky that a decent portion of our "jobs" is scouring Pinterest for inspiration, great products, and what we can only assume is time travel when we sit down for 5 minutes and realize an hour has passed. We come across so many amazing things that we just had to collect some of our favorites to showcase for you guys! Fall is rapidly approaching and we dream of tall boots, warm drinks, and crisp autumn air. In this industry, we also can't help but think of how fun...
how to tie a headband.
1) Sorry about my unsightly manicure guys. 2) I promise tying these headbands is as easy as it looks -- just start slow! 3) If your headband starts to look super stretched out and gnarly, hand wash it with cold water, and throw it in the dryer (in a lingerie bag, if you have one!) for 5-10 minutes. 4) We made this video for our CUSTOMERS. If you're a brand 'inspired' by ours, we urge you to do your own thing; I promise it will make the success so much more worthwhile. how to tie a headband. from Amy...
Red Tricycle Awards ; Finalist!
We are absolutely honored, thankful, thrilled, and every other emotion under the sun to be nominated for a Red Tricycle Award! These coveted awards are like the Oscars of Babydom, and we can't believe we've been selected as finalists for Most Awesome Baby & Kids Accessories. PLEASE send a vote our way, by visiting here. xo A
More on the Little Hip Squeaks Relaunch
We've been tossing the word 'relaunch' and 'brand rehab' and phrases like 'awesome things are in store' for what feels like forever.Eight months ago, my sales were steady, it was a perfect combination of really busy, with enough time for me to enjoy my son and husband, and actually eat meals. SIX months ago, that went down the toilet.Our sales TRIPLED within 30 days; December 2012 was our biggest month EVER at the time, and then January 2013 just blew it out of the water. TRIPLE. I was sewing as much as I could, and had two other seamstresses busting...