Little Luxuries

American Made Since 2010

Grace Godinez

Red Rock, Texas
Little Luxuries Couture Accessories for Girls of All Ages. Handcrafted flowers made with luxurious fabrics and textiles turned into wearable art.

Tell us about your business.

My youngest Sophie Grace was the inspiration for starting Sophie Grace Couture where I work as a Baby Planner. I had really only made accessories for my daughters, my husband suggested I take them to the local craft fair. They were so well received I added them to my website, and Little Luxuries was born, The growth was so tremendous I decided to open an etsy shop. So hear I am 2 years later I am running two businesses with a toddler and 4 busy teenagers, loving every minute of it. Everything I do is handcrafted with all the inspiration and love that comes with being a mom. I take the time to painstakingly hand cut each layer of petals on every flower. I heat shape and sculpt each petal around the flower center. So just like in nature no two flowers are ever the same. I draw inspiration from art, fabric, and the outdoors. I see my evolution as being as organic as my designs. Perhaps moving from just an etsy shop that offers accessories to a entire line of juvenile products.

What makes your business stand out?

Little Luxuries is unique because I make what makes me happy I don't copy I make what I love and, what sets us apart is that I give back. Sure there are tons of accessory and "headband" makers on etsy but, for every headband I sell I donate one to Boxes Of Love a cause that sends care packages to children actively battling cancer. It's my version of one for one and we call it #givelove

What's the best business advice you've received?

The absolute best business advice I ever received was do what makes you happy. If you are doing what you love it won't seem like work. I have adopted this into my accessories I make what I love and what I would wear my self or put on my children. Finding the Beauty in the every day opens you up to being even more creative.

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