Wednesday, 2 October 2013

New Shop!

so, this is what has happened...
after much deliberation, I have decided to be a brave teddy, and open a Big Cartel shop
Etsy has never really worked for me, I think that the stuff that I sell gets lost among its huge expanse of shelves, shelves that reach all around the world, lets be honest
I am going to keep a few things in my Etsy shop but I really feel the need to move along a little

I have just struggled, for approximately and hour to add my domain name to the Big Cartel shop, I will only know for sure that this has worked in 24-48 hours (or so the big gigs at 123-reg tell me)
maybe tomorrow I will be able to type in www.ooohbetty.co.uk and I will be magically transported to my brand new shop
please pray for this to happen, I need all the help I can get!!

not too sure how it will all work out?
will the 'cushion needing public' find my new shop?

lets not worry hey

here are the new cushions I have made and these are the pics I have used on Big Cartel
 your feedback would be muchly helpful







obvs, I will be adding my badger cushions and fox cushions before the week is out, they are so nearly made, just the boring bit to do
I have made them using some rather nice autumnal woollen fabrics that are just perfect for cozying up ones sofa
I am also planning on creating new design critters and characters
these are still a work in progress but they will replicate the characters on all my cushions

lastly, as I do feel like I am wittering rather, I am going to be selling vintage homewares in the shop
only things that I really love and would really like to keep myself ;-)

watch this space and watch out for the new link that will hopefully (god willing), transport us magically to the new Oooh Betty premises...PLEASE WORK

thanks for reading. x

13 comments:

  1. What an exciting development! I hope it works out well for you - keep us posted! I LOVE the cushions - they're FAB!!! :-)
    Carly
    x

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  2. I have never heard of Big Cartel so I had to Google it and it seems like your fabric art pillow will be a big hit. Good Luck.

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  3. Your images of the cushions on that fab chair are spot on!!
    particularly liking the origami cranes...they are very lucky too or so i have heard!!
    bestest luck with your new venture
    daisy x

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  4. How exciting to have a new shop!! Good luck, and I just love your little animals in the box....those are so cute! :) I've never heard of that shop, I'll have to go take a peak around! :) xx Holly

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  5. Brilliant cushions, am sure they'll sell like hot cakes! Just off to Google Big Cartel now ...

    Love Claire xxx

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  6. Well cushtie, love the colourful girlie ones best but then I am a girlie. We're going to give Etsy a go soon but now I'm worried about dusting that big shelf! Happy trading from Eco Ethel xx

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  7. Your cushions are cool! Good luck with the new shop!

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  8. How gorgeous are your cushions and big congrats on your new shop xox Penny

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  9. Love the cushions ... they are great ... good luck with the new shop ... Bee xx

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  10. The cushions look gorgeous- good luck with your new shop!! X

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  11. That's brilliant. I hope your shop works out well. Etsy is a funny thing, it works for some and not for others. Your cushions are fab! xo

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  12. I've only just heard about big cartel and was thinking of having a shop there! Your photos are lovely :)

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