Your name: Josh Turner
Name of your shop or service: Flair Jewellery on Bribie
Tell us a bit about your shop or service: Retail sales Jewellery and gift ware and manufacturing jewellers.
What’s in season or really popular right now with shoppers? Pearls and remodelling bespoke jewellery.
… and what’s your favourite thing in-store at the moment? Loving the new springtime coloured gemstones.
How long have you been working here? 12 years as the Owner of business.
Are you a big or small crew - how many of you working there? Small, a team of 6 people in total.
What would you say is the best part of your job? Seeing our customers satisfaction of their new piece.
What are your interests in life? Any hobbies, interests or mad obsessions? Yoga, swimming and walks.
So, do you think your shop or service helps make customers’ lives easier? If so, tell us how: We understand the making and designing of jewellery can be an emotional process and we like to support our clients to create pieces they truly love.
Do you have local customers you know by name, or like to have a chat with? Yes, many clients.
What is the funniest or most unusual request you’ve ever had from a customer?
A customer was extremely keen on a piece of jewellery and had her eye on it for some time and the week before Christmas her husband came in and purchased it and we were not to tell her. She comes in to purchase the next day and not happy we did not have it, but got a great surprise on Christmas Day.
What do you think makes Bribie Island Shopping Centre a great community and/or good place to shop? Friendly, easy going nature of the laid back island life.
Name two things you like most about working at the centre? Easy, convenient parking and friendly clients.
Do you have a fav time of year in the centre and if so why? Christmas!
Spring is here… what are you looking forward to doing/eating/buying? Making exciting new stock for Christmas.