10 Dec Meet the Owner- Helen Connolly
Our final Meet the Owner before the Christmas market this evening. Today we are chatting to Helen Connolly from Flossies Handcrafted Jewellery, based in St. Agnes.
Describe your business in 3 words.
Handmade, original, bespoke
How long have you been trading?
I completed a Foundation Degree in Silversmithing in 2018 and have been making jewellery since then
What is your favourite item that you sell or make?
The ‘Jangle Bangle’ – a bangle with assorted hoops and charms – that jangles!!!
What are your top 3 tips for someone wanting to start their own business?
Not sure I’m qualified to answer this! Passion for your product, lots of planning and take all the free business startup courses on offer.
Describe your dream afternoon away from your business.
Love the sea, whether floating in it or on the cliff tops
What are your top 3, all-time favourite films?
Bohemian Rhapsody, Mama Mia and The Greatest Showman, bit of a musical theme here!!
What is your favourite season in St. Agnes Parish and why?
Love the Spring, full of optimism, longer days and bright and sunny (Hopefully)
What are you asking for from Father Christmas this year?
Health and happiness for all
You can find Helen in the Parish Church this evening 5.30pm -8.30pm and @flossieshandcraftedjewellery and www.flossieshandcraftedjewellery.com