Running my own business was tough, but what I felt was truly confidence-crushing was the fact that I had begun late, in both the blogshop fashion industry, and in life – I was four years past the big “Four-O” back then. Would my taste in clothes resonate with the typical younger set of online shoppers?
Luckily, I had the support of my loved ones. I started my family early – I married my college sweetheart Sam* right after university and had my only daughter Shi-Ann* when I was 25. Both of them knew of my love for fashion, and spent their precious time helping me, be it unpacking new merchandise, keeping inventory, or just giving me lots of love, hugs and back rubs.
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