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Tapestry Student Entrepreneur Puts a Bow on It

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    Sarah Norris

Shelden Gibbs' bow and necktie business was recently featured by News 4 Buffalo.

Ten year old Tapestry Charter School student Shelden Gibbs knows the value of working towards a quality product. When he realized the local bow tie scene was not adequate to his own classic tastes, he sprang into entrepreneurial action, starting his “Classic Knot” business. 

Elcomm Shelden

Shelden does all the design and materials work himself, supported with encouragement and business management from his mother, Rhonda Woods. 

Hear Shelden describe his inspiration and process in this video