I first met Lori Epner when we worked together at SG: Surf, Snow, Skate Girl magazine. Very talented creatively, she exudes and aura of style and adores everything and anything about fashion. This past December, she took a leap of faith, put that passion to work and CLEEO was born. To get some insight into CLEEO, as well as how one goes about taking a hobby and turning it into a business, Breezy Mama sat down with Lori to get the full scoop.
How did you get involved in making jewelry? How long have you been doing it?
My parents made jewelry in the 70’s in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. It was pretty hippy, beachy stuff (shells, bone, teeth, African trade beads, & feathers)–but way-ahead of their time for what
they were doing. Finally the trend caught on, but by then, they had moved onto doing other things. I guess you could say it’s in my blood…I inherited [Read more…] about The Making of a Jewelry Company With a Modern Twist: CLEEO