I am so excited to kick off my mamapreneur feature today and would like to introduce our first mamaprenuer, Lindsey Foley of Marblehead, MA. There are many more and I may be doing this weekly so please keep checking back!
Business Name: Lindsey Foley : Personal Stylist
How long have you been in business? 2.5 years
explain a little bit about your business and how you developed the concept
behind it: People constantly asked where I got what I
was wearing and if I would help them shop, thus came my business!
your services so unique? I work with
clients and weed out the clothes they do not wear. We then give them to charity. I also use my discounts at various stores for them (i.e.
Bloomies, Crossing Main, Banana).
What is the
hardest part or have been some of your struggles starting your own business? Getting a steady client flow.
How many children do you have
and what are their ages? I have 1 son, Wyatt, who is 2 ½ years old.
What are some of the creative
ways you have found to juggle being a woman, a mother, a business owner, and a
balancing it all. Time for work,
Wyatt-time, me-time!….Good help and a great family!!
is your biggest inspiration? Rachel
for some fun questions….
restaurant (can be anywhere)? It’s a tie; Joe’s Stone Crabs in Miami and The Ivy
At The Shore in Santa Monica
piece of clothing or accessory? Bottega Veneta Bag
vacation spot? Positano, Italy
Favorite childhood memory? Winters in
Florida with my family and cousins at our home there.
any given day, what makes you smile? Wyatt’s beautiful face!
When you have free time
(ha!) what would your ideal day entail? Working out, Spa day (massage,
mani & pedi, facial), shopping, followed by dinner & a movie!