IMG_0067Hello.. My name is Allison Moyer and I am a 30 something blogger/entrepreneur/crafter/creator and thrift lover, living in Toronto, Ontario, Canada with my handsome man friend, Johnny, our 4 dogs, and 2 cats.

I have been an entrepreneur and a blogger, in one form or  another, for many years now. In 2005, I completed a Business Program and was awarded a significant grant to fund the launch of my first business, known as The Rag Boutique.

I ran that business, and it’s blog, for about 5 years, specializing in the retail sale of handmade goods from around North America. It was a lot of fun and a great experience!

While I was running that company, I founded an event series called the ‘Cordially Yours Craft Sale & Rock Show’, which is still operating today!!

The event series blends craft sales and music performances together and raises money for select charities. Over the course of three events held between 2005 and 2008, I was able to raise nearly $10,000 for charity with the help of the many craft vendors and musicians who contributed their time and efforts to make Cordially a success.

In 2013, I launched the Tickety Boutique, which was originally located in a retail location in Toronto, Ontario, and online at www.ticketyboutique.com.

Over the course of running my businesses and blogs, I have experienced many ups and downs and have had the opportunity to learn many tricks of the trade, through long hours of trial and error and years of studying the industry.

It is my goal to share with you my experience in blogging and business, the differences between online and brick and mortar ventures, information about running a creative enterprise,  and much, much more.

I want to help people to start and grow their indie blogs and businesses, as well as to nurture the craft and DIY movements. Even if you are starting from scratch, I will teach you how to let your venture grow up into a sustainable enterprise.

I want to help you achieve your dreams with your business, your blog, your products, or otherwise.

Now is your time to shine!

I truly hope that you will find the inspiration among these pages to expand on your greatest ideas and begin your new venture, or take an existing business or blog and bring it to the next level!

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PS:: we will be relaunching the Tickety Boutique page with new vintage fashions and handmade accessories in the new year, so stay tuned!!