There is no substitute for experience.
JLK Lifestyle, created early in 2017 is the brainchild of Jo Eddington + Lindi Kingi, both respected designers and retail entrepreneurs who have a combined 20 years experience between them. Their passion is helping entrepreneurial New Zealand & Australian women achieve freedom in their lives, to become financially independent, running businesses they love.
They have designed this unique program to help creative women set up and start successful, fulfilling businesses with a focus on product retailing, from small fashion boutiques to gift shops to specialist online retailing eg as an Amazon seller. Their comprehensive mentoring and sourcing program will help you in several ways, 1. By following their mentoring & planning program they will help you minimise costly errors and save you months trial and error with off shore sourcing 2. They will personally guide you through and help you avoid the pitfalls and common mistakes that most start ups make, saving you money 3. They will share their respective IP and expertise including key industry connections and contacts and off shore suppliers and more, to help ensure your business is as successful as possible from Day One.
Jo and Lindi are experienced in sourcing products from off shore especially China and also Europe and Indonesia. They have individually set up and run retail and wholesale businesses across both Australia and New Zealand and online and are proud to be opening up JLK Lifestyle Programs and Tours to like minded women and show them how to be successful in retail and online.
for departure ex Auckland, Sydney and Melbourne commencing 2017.
Jo is an accomplished entrepreneur and business mentor, who has setup and run successful retail business in Australia an NZ including luxury outdoor furniture brand Coastal Design, & bespoke NZ fashion Alexa Resort. She runs a mentoring & business advisory practice to help women in business & entrepreneurs.
She is an accredited Regional Business Partner training provider for NZ Trade & Enterprise / ATEED, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Alumni, Registered mentor at Business Mentors New Zealand member of Auckland Chamber of Commerce & a qualified ICA Life Coach. And mum to Lexi and cavoodle Red.
- Coastal Design Co
Mobile (+ 64) 021 999 776
Lindi is renowned designer and retailer of beautiful jewelery fashion accessories all hand made by Lindi who also owns Queen of the Foxes, a cool label stocking beautiful loungewear, delicate lace bralettes and pretty accessories.
Lindi also designs a bespoke jewellery collection for The Mint Republic, formerly New Zealand Mint jewellery, alongside Boh Runga and Gala Darling.
She is a talented artist and painter, and mother to three awesome girls, and partner to Karl.
- Queen of the Foxes
- Lotus Lifestyle
Mobile (+64) 021 231 4643
Jo with Baz DuBois of Channel 10's The Living Room &
Neale Whitaker, Editor in Chief Belle Magazine at the opening of her
Coastal Design Sydney Showroom in 2014
Lindi in her studio here with just a small snapshot of her beautiful jewellery deisgns