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The Yaya Sista' Tribe....the Giving Circle

The Yaya Sista' Tribe....the Giving Circle

The boutique side of my business has always been known as "Yaya Chique" (which is my dba). But the name "Debi Lynn Designs" is my private label and registered trademark name for all my designs.  That is why you will see the name as "Yaya Chique...the home of debi lynn designs".  Since 2007, I have always had a policy that 10% of our net profits every month go to a woman's charity. Over the years we have donated to the Women Veterans, CyFair Foundation for Teachers, Cypress Helping Hands, Mercy House (shelter for battered women), Live Your Dream Organization, Women...

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So much mojo going on....

So much mojo going on....

and I can't wait to show you the new designs coming! Back in 2009, I had this wonderful set up where my customers could pick "4" funky and fun stretch bracelets and cuffs! They LOVED it because instead of me designing and making a "set" for them; I just let them pick out "4" designs that they wanted to stack together or give to besties all for only $32.00!  So, I have decided to take some time in the studio to put these back up for sale....they were called "Yaya Sisterhood Designs" and each of them had a special meaning. ...

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What to do when life throws you a curve....

What to do when life throws you a curve....

especially if you are a business owner...and how to get back on track! Our oldest son (32 years old) had a series of strokes that caused him to be in ICU and a heart hospital for a week (which of course caused my shift from my company to my family only). With prayers and wonderful medical staff....he is now home staying with us until he is fully recovered. Last year at this same time, I also had to deal with the illness of taking care of my father; which also caused me to put my own life on hold for...

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