Business Name: Stitch It Up Website: N/A Established: 2018 Questions answered by: Sylvia Green
Can you please fully explain your business or product line?
I design and create leather mitts and moccasins. I also do clothing alterations and repairs.
With the Winnipeg local maker community continuing to grow, what is the most important thing you’d like potential customers of your company to know?
My leatherwork is all hand-crafted. The leather and fur I use are purchased locally.
What inspired you to start your business?
It is an art I enjoy!
What was the biggest struggle you’ve had to overcome?
My biggest obstacle has been breaking into the online market since I am not tech-savvy.
What has been your biggest success as a maker?
Definitely repeat customers and referrals!
Do you have any advice that you would pass on to someone hoping to start up their own business or product line?
Love what you do before you even start!
Please share any upcoming events as well as the best place(s) for people to purchase your product!
You can contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org for any product inquiries or to make a purchase.