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Old 03-25-2010, 10:29
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Default I purchased this headband for $14 7 years ago

Today while looking through some old photos I found this one of my now 7 year old daughther Natalia Camille. I purchased this headband from a boutique in a local mall. I paid 14 dollars for it and it looks ok from far away but it was actually a little faded. the leaves were kinda worn out. I had no choice and had to purchase it to put something on her hair for the pics.

I remember A week later I went to a local ribbon/textile mill and purchased some headbands, ribbon and flower and made 12 headbands and only spent $18 in supplies.

I went around town to friends and friends of friends and sold them for 5 dollars a piece. Needless to say I made my investment with my first client.

Now seven years later I find myself making bows. lol

I guess back then It didn't hit me to keep making them and selling around my town. Bummer!!!!

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Old 03-25-2010, 10:37
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Default Re: I purchased this headband for $14 7 years ago

You buy. You learn. Its a very cute picture though!
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Old 03-25-2010, 10:59
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Default Re: I purchased this headband for $14 7 years ago

I did the same thing not too long ago. I bought 10 clippies the first time I visited No $lippy Hair Clippy for my daughter. That's $8 per clip for a total of $80.

I don't know what I was thinking. I'm usually a frugal person but I was just desperate to get something for my daughter's hair that won't slip. Oh well, I know better now.
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Old 03-25-2010, 11:16
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Default Re: I purchased this headband for $14 7 years ago

I did the same exacty thing...except they were braided headbands...$9.00 a pop. I didn't think I had a choice. Now I can't believe that it takes so little ($) to make them and you can sell them for $9 bucks or MORE!

Oh, and your little one was such a beautiful angel baby!
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Default Re: I purchased this headband for $14 7 years ago

thats why i started making bows in the first place! i knew i could make them and save a ton of money especially since i have 2 little girls! BUT I guess thats why the bow market is flooded! haha
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Old 03-26-2010, 08:24
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Default Re: I purchased this headband for $14 7 years ago

If my DH really knew how much money I spent buying hair accessories for our DD he would CHOKE!! Our DD is 5 and I just started making her bows about a year ago after spending a furtune on other peoples creativity. Like was stated above, you live and learn
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