Shoppers can structure foam cup coolers for weddings and other events. (Chandler France/Community Influence Newspaper)
And on June 3, she opened a storefront offering household, reward and occasion items in Tomball, her hometown. The shop’s headquarters continues to be on FM 2920 in Tomball.
“I would have never imagined 10 several years in the past if someone instructed me, ‘You’re likely to have a retailer on Major Avenue in Tomball,’” she claimed.
Morris mentioned she grew up in Tomball and graduated from Tomball Large University in 2007. When she started out her Etsy shop, it was a component-time gig to make some extra income. Immediately after looking at the accomplishment she experienced, she reported she quit her position in 2014 to grow Sip Hip Hooray whole time.
When Morris and her partner, Luke, who stop his complete-time job in 2015 to work for the business, were coming up with a title for the corporation, she claimed the preliminary pitch was “Meagan Adair Patterns.”
“I wanted to different myself from the organization,” Morris claimed. “I want the business enterprise to be bigger than me.”
Morris reported the couple settled on Sip Hip Hooray, alternatively, because at the time they primarily offered consume koozies for weddings.
Morris mentioned she sees Tomball getting to be a wedding ceremony destination with the city already property to Buttercup Bakery—which also opened in June—and Bramble & Bee, a local florist. In opening a storefront, she reported she needed to hold with that marriage ceremony topic but nevertheless offer something exclusive.
“Our vision for the retail outlet was ‘elevate the everyday’ [with products like] shocking minimal items and gourmand foodstuff,” Morris claimed.
Sip Hip Hooray presents shoppers the capacity to personalize goods for specific instances, this kind of as koozies, cups and invites.
Morris reported a person of the finest components of opening up a storefront has been staying capable to satisfy people who may well have obtained from her a long time ago.
“They’ve developed with us, and they know us, so that is been genuinely fulfilling to see people today encounter to facial area due to the fact we have been on the web, and then we went national, and then we introduced it house,” she mentioned.
210 W. Main St., Tomball
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