Rachel's Vintage & Retro
A quirky online store, selling vintage kitchenalia, homewares, collectables and toys, established in 2014, and with strong social media following,
In my spare time I have also built up a strong online brand, Rachel’s Vintage & Retro. Combining my love of vintage with my marketing skills to set up an ecommerce website and social media following, the project has gone from strength. It has allowed me to learn about the day to day realities of running an ecommerce website, as well as perfecting the website build and discovering which are the best platforms to use,
My social media following currently numbers 2866 Facebook followers, and 2369 on Instagram. My posts regularly reach over 20,000 social media users and the website has gained 73K impressions in the last three months.
I regularly source new stock by visiting fairs and markets, using my experience and knowledge to find items that the most collectable or sought after. Trends come and go with vintage homes, and keeping up to date with what customers are looking for is essential.