THIS IS JUST ONE IN A SERIES OF VENDOR SPOTLIGHTS WHERE WE LET THOSE WHO WILL BE SHARING THEIR WARES SHINE A LIGHT ON WHAT IT IS THEY DO! WE ASKED JEN FROM GIRL'D Best Trend TO INDULGE US BY ANSWERING A FEW QUESTIONS.
HERE'S WHAT SHE HAD TO SAY:
1. What's your name, where are you from and what is it that you make?
My name is Jen Buchanan, I live in Bay Village, a sweet little town on Lake Erie, and I make fun, funky and fabulous handbags from recycled/upcycled materials.
2). How did you acquire the unique skill set to do what it is you do?
Creativity runs in my family, my mom, grandmother and aunt are all talented. I am an Interior Designer by day and use my skills to mix fabrics, colors and patterns to create groovy and unique bags.
3. What is your best seller?
My best seller is definitely my Happy Hour Clutch. The perfect going out bag. Wear the bangle to carry the clutch and keep your hands free for you cocktail. It's a no brainer!
4. How long have you been vending? Have you done a Crafty Mart show before?
I have been vending for about 7 years. I have done the Craft Mart Holiday show before. Akron is a great artsy town.
5. The Beatles or The Rolling Stones?
I am a huge, huge music fan. I love the Stones, but for me, it's the Beatles all day long! I saw Paul McCartney last summer and that was seriously one of the best moments of my life!