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March taught me to be my authentic self

Posted by Georgina Fihosy on

March taught me to be my authentic self

Hope you’ve had a great March 2018. I can’t believe we are nearing the end of the month and Easter 2018 is almost upon us.   Where have I been this month? I had the pleasure of exhibiting at the CreatHers networking event. It was my first exhibition of the year to showcase mt afrocentric greeting cards and I definitely was not going to let the snow keep me from attending. It was great meeting creative professionals, entrepreneurs and other business women wanting to network and collaborate. My main takeaways from the event were: Persistence is key, and Whilst it’s important to...

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Reaching out to retailers - They didn't say it would be easy

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Reaching out to retailers - They didn't say it would be easy

December had us spending like no tomorrow and we may have been caught by the January sales so that January pay cheque couldn't have come any quicker.

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Progressive Live 2018 - My First Greeting Card Trade Show

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Progressive Live 2018 - My First Greeting Card Trade Show

I'm both super excited and anxious to announce that I will be exhibiting at this year's Progressive Live Tradeshow, taking place on the 5th - 6th June, at the Business Design Centre, London.

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Happy New Year from Special Touch Designs

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Happy New Year from Special Touch Designs

Hope you are doing well and having a great start to the New Year! Special Touch Designs had a great 2017 thanks to you and your continued support. Even if you didn't purchase a card, the mere fact that you signed up to receive emails from me was, and continues to be, heart warming. 2017 represented new life and new beginnings for me personally, particularly with the arrival of my beautiful baby girl Jaida. I was anxious about how I would juggle 3 children and maintain a business, but my passion really carried me through.2017 also saw the introduction of a...

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Celebrate Thinking of You week Sept 25th - Oct 1st 2017

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Celebrate Thinking of You week Sept 25th - Oct 1st 2017

SEND A CARD TO CREATE A WAVE OF LOVE, CARING AND HAPPINESS Special Touch Designs is taking part in Thinking of You Week, a special week promoting sending and receiving greeting cards to create a wave of happiness around the world. There is scientific evidence to show that receiving a handwritten card makes people feel much more special than receiving instant digital communication such as texts, emails or Facebook messages. This is because it takes more time, effort and emotional investment to send them – not to mention the special power of handwriting! People around the world will be sending...

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