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Want to get a lovely personalised baby print for your little one?
In August, we are featuring many amazing female Yorkshire entrepreneurs by showcasing their business (#yorkshirebizaugust) and a bit of personal life on our shop blog.
Make sure you enter our big Yorkshire Biz August Giveaway (#ybagiveaway) to win one of our prizes given out by these superwomen! No need to be in Yorkshire to enjoy our prizes. (read the bottom of this post to find out how to enter)
Today we are featuring Stacey and her printing and embroidery business - Urban Paw Printing which is aimed to produce personalised embroidered items.
Business Related Questions
Which part of Yorkshire is your business based?
We are based in Birstall near Leeds
Tell us a little bit about your business - What makes your business a little different from others?
We are a small family run company producing personalised embroidered items, We dont have a minimum order quantity and we will work with the customer to provide exactly what they want.
What’s your favourite ever product or service that you currently sell or have sold?
Our favourite items at the moment are personalised baby comforters and personalised dog blankets.
Why did you choose this business to run or establish?
We started by doing personalised clothing for our martial arts club and wanted to diversify into other aspects following on from requests by parents.
How are you pivoting or adapting your business during this crazy Covid virus time?
We are originally online based however during the covid pandemic, we have been trying to increase our reach to potential customers and also increase our range of products. We have had some delays from our suppliers so we have had to become more adaptive, luckily these issues are getting resolved.
What is your one product or service you would recommend for either a pregnant woman, newborn mom, or for babies, toddlers, or young children?
Any of our products are brilliant as keepsakes for parents or their children.
Who or what inspires you?
We are inspired by individual who have been able to create and grow their small business while overcoming issues in their personal lives.
What TV shows can make you binge on all day long?
We are currently into watching crime dramas such as Bones or NCIS, We also like watching as a family youtube family blogs such as The Ingham Family, Fathering Autism and also Five Two Love.
What is your favourite ‘me-time’ or ‘self-care’ activity?
We all as a family take part and also teach martial arts in the local community to try and help other people feel the benefits to martial arts.
What is one thing you love about living in Yorkshire?
My favourite thing about living in Yorkshire is that all of our family and friends live and work locally.
What is your advice to a new mom?
Our piece of advice is if you have a bad night, jump in the shower and come out fresh for a new day
So there you go. I really hope you have enjoyed learning more about Stacey and her fabulous business, if you'd like to find out more, here are her contact details:
Yorkshire Biz August Giveaway
What are Stacey’s gifts for the giveaway?
Stacey is giving out 2x unframed embroidery A4-size fabric baby print - can be done in blue or pink.
One winner is drawn from Facebook entries and the other for Instagram's.
Enter the Giveaways
If you want to enter our August Giveaway (entries close on 30 Aug 2020), click on the links below to take part.
Please make sure you read the description to understand how to enter the giveaway contests as the two giveaways have different requirements.
By reading this interview article, we hope it will encourage you to support more small local UK businesses. It will be even better if it inspires you to create your own business! There are many other Yorkshire Biz August businesses we have to introduce you.
Click here to find out more about the campaign and links to other interview blog posts.
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