Fun Facts about Ju-Ju-Be

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  • Ju-Ju-Be was launched on September 23rd of 2005.
  • Ju-Ju-Be is the nickname of Julia Star Croft. A 9/11 baby born to a very patriotic family, Star was the perfect choice for her middle name and for the symbol of Ju-Ju-Be, Intl.
  • Kristin and Joe worked together at Oakley…Oakley is named after a dog!
  • The very first Ju-Ju-Be bag is an orange and teal Perky Perennials Be All that resides in Kristin’s office.
  • The Pink Room was started with made up screen names that happened to be Ju-Ju-Be team member aliases. They spent a few weeks talking to themselves…and then it all began!
  • Perky Perennials is Ju-Ju-Be’s signature print. She came back for one run during our 10 year anniversary!
  • There is an annual Pink Lady Get Together in Southern, CA. We recently started an East Coast GTG, with smaller ones ran by Pink Ladies all over the world!
    • At the 2011 Pink Lady Get Together the Pink Ladies put together an amazing map made of all the Ju-Ju-Be fabrics.
    • That map is a cherished piece of Ju-Ju-Be and hangs on the office wall as a centerpiece…it reminds us of all our friends.
    • The 2011 Pink Lady Get Together had amazing crafts and fun things…everyone’s name tag had a print on it.
    • At the 2012 Pink Lady Get Together, we gave away OOAK’s (one-of-a-kinds) to every guest!!!
    • In 2015 we launched our first East Coast Get Together in New York!
  • Ju-Ju-Be once owned a bus…it was painted to commemorate the Fall 2011 print, Safari Stripes. It is now under the ownership of a preschool teacher in the San Diego area!
  • Ju-Ju-Be’s first warehouse was a 10×10 storage unit.  It’s a little bit bigger now!
  • The company’s first customer was Baby Style.  They aren’t in business anymore. :(
  • In 2012, we partnered with tokidoki and created some AMAZING prints!
  • Kristin is Simone’s biggest fan!
  • In 2013, Simone was the guest of honor at a tokidoki x Ju-Ju-Be signing event!
  • In 2014, Ju-Ju-Be teamed up with Hello Kitty and is still creating fun prints with them!