Down Your High Street

10 things every boutique owner will know


1. The daily struggle to stop yourself from treating your shop like a second wardrobe

2. Yes we are closed Sunday - do you know what we had to deal with on Saturday

3. Finances are the worst part. Guaranteed.

4. When a customer says ‘I’ll come back later’ you know it’s a lie.

5. Social media is like a marathon, timely, never-ending but worth it

6. When customers do the ‘shop scoop’ because it’s not acceptable to leave straight away

7. Transferring EPOS systems is painful.

8. Badgering loan companies will never stop

9. Launching your first shop is the proudest moment ever

10. Every sale is a fist pump moment - a feeling that will never fade