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Summer is Flying By...

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If you live in northern climates like me, the summer months are precious and fleeting. According to marketing experts, August is when retailers should begin to prepare for the Christmas shopping season. As July winds to a close, it's challenging to embrace the thoughts of cold December days, but embrace them we must as we look to grow our business and pivot from summer T's to cozy hoodies and sweatshirts. As Ecclesiastes reminds us, "For everything there is a season..."

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Design Inspiration

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When I came up with the design for the Detroit Gospel graphic, I wanted to try to incorporate elements of the Detroit Gospel experience.

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Online vs. "Brick & Mortar" Shopping

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Let's be real. Online shopping can be both a blessing and a curse. The convenience of shopping from your computer or phone is hard to beat, but the wonder you experience when physically entering a shop filled with colorful lights, for example, can be transformative.

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Today we launch… New Month. New Merch!

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No matter what the YouTube influencers say, launching a new e-commerce site is not easy.

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FruitfulWorks' origin story

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In 2002, when I incorporated FruitfulWorks as a web design company, my goal was to take my personal vision statement, "be fruitful and multiply," and create a business. 19 years and several pivots later, I am still committed to fruitful works...

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