Blog — Wednesday Treasury

Fall Fashion 2015 - Stormy Weather

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Another rainy day in Vancouver, fall has firmly taken root in our lovely city. Farewell sunshine, I will miss you. Until we meet again in May... or June. As the seasons change, so too must our wardrobe. I do my best to predict the color trends, but I often put my trust in greater powers, such as Pantone. I've been craving warmer clothes (socks in particular) but am still amazed that the flowers continue to bloom. I guess it isn't that cold. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="384"] Plus Size Over Size Dark Gray Wool Overcoat - Poncho - Cardigan from Afra[/caption]...

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Hasta La Vista, Etsy? - Facebook Strengthens Bid for eCommerce

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As we are getting closer to the holidays, we at LanaBetty have been exploring all of our options to stay at the top of our customers feeds, without being obtrusive. We love social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram to engage and remain relevant. Additionally, this year marks what we project to be our biggest year for online sales. To say that online shopping has evolved into a global phenomenon would be an understatement, as millions of brands have gone online to sell their products to a global market, contributing to an industry which, according to Statista, makes $1.47 billion...

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Black Friday - Annual Sale

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[caption id="attachment_3340" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Shop online between now and November 30th. Get yourself something shiny.[/caption] This year has been such an amazing year for growth, experimentation, and success. We are so proud to boast that LanaBetty is now available coast-to-coast. We attended markets and events we had only ever dreamed of in the past and we grew in ways we never thought possible. As a way to say thank you for all of the support we've had along the way this year, we wanted to offer 30% off our jewelry from now until Sunday (midnight). Check out our Black Friday...

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Spring into Summer

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Wait a second, it's almost June! where did the spring go? It surprised me the other day to learn that we have morphed Spring into Summer. [caption id="attachment_3198" align="alignnone" width="570"] Polymer Clay Brooch by MadamaRobe[/caption] After an incredible spring with Got Craft and Portobello West, we've got one last show on June 7th before we put all our time and energy into our online shop, local shops, and holiday markets. Geometric Desires has been gaining such amazing momentum; ya'll better keep an eye on LanaBetty. It is time to shine. Oh! Before I forget! June 6th is the Etsy Craft...

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In the City: Mother's Day & Got Craft

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This year, Mother's Day is May 11th. That's 18 sleeps, but we're not counting. Have you told your mother lately that you love her? Shown her that you care? Shown another mother that you're grateful for her contributions? I saw a lovely video complimenting mom's last week, I turned it off after I sappily began to cry. Those guys hit the nail on the head! At over 15million views, I can only imagine that value doubling as the video makes it's rounds through facebook, twitter, pinterest, and all the other social media platforms. Watch it here. Read about it in...

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