How She Started Her Shoe Design Business

- By Bossip Staff

Candra Palmer’s story of successful entrepreneurship isn’t the typical one peppered with anecdotes about jumping in feet first, making lots of mistakes, and struggling toward stability. Her business started out as a carefully, meticulously-planned venture that involved a number of calculated decisions including working for free, selling clothing in a mall, and making products at home for a number of years before growing into a brick-and-mortar store.

Artyce Custom Footwear, a L.A.-based special occasion foot wear designer, wasn’t even a twinkle in this founder’s eye when she graduated from Xavier University in New Orleans.

Read the rest of this entrepreneur’s story at The Atlanta Post

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  • Aretha

    Keep up the good work and congratulations on your success.

  • MzFitt

    Great article!

  • cjonespr

    Go Head, Xavier U.

  • MzFitt

    It’s amazing that such a positive story only gets a few “hits”, but one about faux-reality people gets a 100+.

  • whatisgoingon

    I love to read about stories like this.

  • no_halfsteppen

    Very good article. Keep doin you.

  • The Glee Manifesto

    Love this!

  • bubble

    love this story very inspiring

  • Ms. Thicky

    You go, Grrrl!!!

    Get that paper!

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