Tina’s Teethers For Tots

What’s your name?
Tina Kraja
What is the name of your business?
Tina’s Teethers For Tots
How long have you been trading?
7 months
What products do you sell?
Silicone Teething Accessories
What sells the best?
Sensory Products for Autism and Sensory Processing Disorder.
What markets do you trade at?
Morphetvale Market to Market, Hove, Brighton, Marion and a few random places
How did it all begin?
My FIrst Daughter was a severe Chewer *still is at age 4* and I never had anything for it. When I had My second I decided I needed to prepare so I went looking and Found these Necklaces were becoming so popular, I shopped around,Found a Supplier and started selling at playgroups. I then started making my own Dummy Clips and Necklaces in November and have just started making Personalized/named Products in January.
What do you like most about being a stallholder?
The freedom to go where I like, Make my own decisions and choices. I love that I get to meet New faces and talk to many other Stall holders. Its a Little Community and we all bond over our love of craft and markets
What do you like least about being a stallholder?
Sometimes the weather kills the day but we all push on regardless.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?
I hope to be stocked in as many retail establishments as possible. I like to reach for the stars.
Any funny stories to share about your time as a stallholder?
I am still fairly new so except for the Gala Day Market recently where we all pretty much got blown out to sea and I was rescued by a big car blocking the wind (this was not funny at the time)
What one piece of advice would you give to a new stallholder?
Be prepared for any circumstances and you should be ok. Dont be disheartened by a bad day…its all advertising for the next event.
Do you have a Facebook page you would like us to feature?
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