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Getting it right

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Getting it right is no easy feat.  I'm talking marketing (advertising) and in particular online marketing. I think the most difficult aspect of any new business is figuring out how to get this right.  How to get your name 'out there'.  Having spent most of my career in corporate, it was easy because we had trained marketing gurus.  Clever people who spent years studying how to get it right. Nowadays it's not just good enough to have a website. You have to think SEO, back links, adwords, blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Yelp, TripAdvisor and .... word of mouth.  It's a minefield.  It...

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Looking for unusual or unique gifts

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There comes a time when a friend or loved ones birthday or celebration is on the horizon and they already seem to have everything they need. It’s up to you to find them an unusual gift or even better a totally unique gift. Cliché lockets, store gift cards and scented candles? Been there, done that. Score big points by giving them a gift that is unique and unusual and move to the top of their “nice” list. If you are struggling to come up with the perfect gift for your best friend or a loved one you have come to...

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Table Cloths, Runners, Place Mats

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Looking for beautifully handcrafted table linens? .... Look no further .... At Love Africa we stock some of the most beautifully hand painted table linens sourced from Cape Town, South Africa.  All items are hand cut, hand sown and hand painted.  Carole Nevin has been painting table linens for over 20 years and from humble beginnings, now employs over 40 mostly female, artists. Our favorite design range being the "Contemporary African Tribal".  We stock table runners, table cloths, placemats and napkins.  Ideal gifts for any occasion.

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100% Recycled Glass

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Amongst the mountains that encircle the tiny African Kingdom of Swaziland, is one that resembles a basking crocodile and at it's foot, is a remote village, called Ngwenya 'the crocodile'. Built upon a reputation of quality, functionality, beauty and being environmentally aware, a small group of Swazi craftsmen and women – with age old artistry – breath life into beautiful glassware, imbuing each with its own irresistible personality.   The range includes tableware, drinking glasses, vases, jugs and ornamental African animals, all made from100 % recycled glass, collected from all corners by the people of Swaziland.  Each and every piece is handmade and mouth blown. Ngwenya Glass...

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'The Best Shop in Sedona' - A regular quotation

It is really heart-warming to hear this phrase from Customers on a regular basis. They are 'blown' away by the products and stories that flow from the shop. Every single item has an interesting story to tell; recycled glassware, telephone wire bowls, wooden head rests, artisan chocolates and coffees, African spices, traditional healing and 'muti' masks, birthing chairs, Juju hats, colonial men, soda can cars and guitars, Royal Yoruba chairs, hand-painted fabrics, hand-made dinner sets and an 11 foot hand-made rock statue and so much more... Forget what you think you know about Africa and come and experience Love Africa Decor...

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