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Small Business of the Day: Autumn Bradley
Who:Owner Autumn Bradley, 34, @AutumnBradleyJD
What: Boho rock jewelry for men and women
When: February 2011
How: Bradley was inspired by the hit TV show Gossip Girl to start making her own headbands.
"I wanted a Blair Waldorf headband and realized they cost about $500."
While visiting craft supply stores on 6th Avenue, she stumbled upon handmade jewelry. "I looked in the supply stores and discovered all of the jewelry-making supplies and thought, 'I could do this.'"
Where: New York City
In her own words: "I had no idea I would be good at this—it was all an accident."