Representatives of a cross section of the European craft industry to weigh in on what changes they have seen in their business this year, and what trends they foresee for 2021.
CraftyMonkies pivots during COVID-19 from offering luxury sewing retreats to online workshops.
We all dream of business success, but often success can mean your business grows faster than you can handle. Sometimes the answer is bringing on an equal partner, someone who is as invested as you are in your business’ success.
As creative business owners, we have to keep on top of many things at once. Sometimes it can feel like we spend more time tied to the computer than crafting, and that’s not a great feeling! Fiona Pullen is the owner of The Sewing Directory and the author of Craft a Creative Business. She uses a series of apps to stay productive and organized and work more efficiently. Learn to use a few of these apps and you’ll free up the time to focus on what you really enjoy.
Many small craft businesses are unsure if it is worth paying out a few hundred dollars on insurance or whether they can get by without it.
If you have a multi-contributor craft blog how can you be sure that the posts and images contributors are submitting are original? Fiona Pullen of The Sewing Directory speaks from first hand experience with these expert tips.
Running a business online can feel overwhelming. There are so many apps available it’s hard to know what to choose. Fiona Pullen recommends 10 free apps that make it easier to manage your business day-to-day.
Giveaways can be great for reaching more people with your brand. Here are some things to think about to make sure you’re reaching the right customers.