For the past five months, florapothecarie founder Sami Jo Jensen has had the privilege of working alongside 27 fellow entrepreneurs from 21 companies as part of reSET's 2018 Accelerator Program. This past Thursday, eight of us pitched to an audience of about 200, and the top three would walk away with grants. florapothecarie came in second place!
After two years in business, I thought it was time to simplify our logo. While I still love our original one, the new florapothecarie logo is cleaner, simpler, and has a fuller face, designed by illustrator Nina Magradze. We're celebrating with custom engraved chocolate from Noteworthy Chocolates!
Hey there, it's me, Sami Jo, founder of florapothecarie. Did you know I make all products by hand? Yep. Nothing is produced in a factory ~ every product you purchase from florapothecarie is made with love by little ol' me.
Last week, I announced Dave & I are going to Indie Beauty Expo NY in a few weeks and I promised to share a few behind-the-scenes peeks at how we're preparing for our first trade show. Here's a look at how we (okay, mostly my Dad) built the ladder shelves we'll be using in our booth!
Today is Floralia, the festival day of the Roman goddess Flora, mother of flowers, vegetation, and fertility. I created my logo and business in her honor, and so I thought I'd share how florapothecarie came to be...