EP385: Her Jewelry Business Became a Safe Haven From an Abusive Relationship
It takes a lot of courage to walk away from an abusive relationship. So, when your jewelry business is part of the reason that you’re able to get out, heal and move forward…
Well, that’s a true WHY for going all in on it!
On the podcast today, I interviewed a very courageous woman, Claire Steckel of Skolland Jewelry.
She took a bet on herself to go all in on her jewelry business to quit her job, leave an abusive relationship, and lean into her strengths as a maker.
Today’s episode is vulnerable and inspiring so if you’ve needed the courage to go all in…
Listen to today’s episode #385 Her Jewelry Business Became a Safe Haven From an Abusive Relationship
DESIGN INFLUENCES + SIGNATURE STYLE
She shares her muses and design inspirations that led to a mix of influences that helped her create a signature style. If you’re inspired by a lot of different aspects, you’ll love this.
HER BUSINESS AS A SAFE HAVEN
When her relationship with an abusive partner was encompassing her life, she used her jewelry business as a safe haven for change. She got out of the relationship (this is vulnerable for her to share publicly) and quit her job so that she could go all in on her business.
GROWING EVEN WHEN SHE’S NOT GOOD AT MARKETING?
Claire’s business grew online by 500% in 6 months and she proclaims that she isn’t good at marketing. Listen in to hear how she started getting repeat customers and growing her online sales despite this.
Listen to the full interview for more about Claire’s Journey!
If you are in an abusive relationship or are in need of help, please call the domestic violence hotline at 800.799.SAFE.