Inventor’s Journey

My journey as an inventor bringing my Fobbie gift wrapping product to market.

The Fobbie Name

Everyone always asks how I came up with the name Fobbie. I knew the product needed it’s own identity since it was a brand new concept in gift wrapping. I started typing words that described it like ornament and adornment. I noticed the word Fob kept coming up. I always think of a watch fob [...]

The Fobbie Idea is Born

I’ve often been asked how I came up with the idea for the Fobbie. I was reading an article about handmade gift tags. At the time I was doing a lot of rustic woodworking. I live in the mountains of Northern Colorado and have a lot of pine beetle kill on my property. My way [...]

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