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Win your own craft business with Fasthosts!

We’ve teamed up with website hosting pros Fasthosts, and some of our sister mags, to offer you a prize to beat all others!

Always wanted to make money from selling your crafts? Started a small website but feel it’s time to level up and really boost your online shop? Then we’ve got the ideal prize for you.

Our first prize is worth over £1600 and includes an all-round-awesome web hosting package to help you launch your creative business (or boost your existing one), PLUS a bumper fabric bundle to get you started. The competition is open to UK entrants only.

Win your own craft business: The prize

We’ll help you set up your own shop-style website to sell your makes, and give you a fabric stash for your crafting. Here’s what your main prize will include:

  • Website Builder Complete package (free e-shop website and domain name for 1 year) from Fasthosts (RRP £249)
  • A series of three ¼ page adverts for your business in either Mollie Makes, Simply Sewing, Love Patchwork & Quilting or Today’s Quilter (worth £789)
  • 6 month magazine subscriptions to all of these magazines (worth £144)
  • Brother Innov-is 55 Sewing Machine (RRP £449)
  • A bundle of over 30 beautiful Cloud 9 fabric samples
  • The New Craft House English Paper Piecing Cushion Kit

Win your own craft business with Fasthosts!

Your Fasthosts Website Builder Complete package will include:

  • Online tutorials and 24/7 customer support
  • The ability to be optimised for mobiles and tablets
  • Built-in SEO and marketing tools
  • Hundreds of apps to boost your sales
  • Handy templates to help you customise your store
  • A domain name – pick a new brand name for your site or transfer your current one
  • A free training session to get you started with Webinar

We’ll even spread the word about your business! After the winner has been selected, we’ll feature follow up articles about the winning website and the story behind its creation, so you can reach our followers and tell them about how ace your new shop is!


You could win runners up prizes too

Second prize will win a free Website Builder Complete Package (e-shop tool and domain for one year) worth £249

Third prize will be a free Website Builder Essential Package (e-shop tool and domain for one year) worth £149

Seven runners up will win a free domain ( or .uk) for one year


How to enter

It’s easy! Simply tell us who you are and a little bit about your business in our online form.

We promise we’ll keep this under wraps (so don’t worry if you’re not ready to tell anyone about your idea yet).

The deadline for entries is 11.55pm on 15th December 2017. The competition is open to UK entrants only.


What happens next?

After the closing date, our panel of industry experts will pick a shortlist of their favourite business ideas and ask all shortlisted entrants to send them a bit more information about their business plans. Look out for updates about the shortlist stage before Christmas. We’ll reveal the winners in the new year.


Why we love Fasthosts’ Website Builder package

This competition is sponsored by our friends at Fasthosts. Browse their complete range of website solutions for your craft business over at Here are a few reasons why we love their Website Builder for creating wow-inducing online craft shops…

  • No designers or developers required
  • One website, multiple devices
  • SEO and social media tools
  • 24/7 support
  • Built-in ordering system
  • Secure payments
  • Free email
  • Expand as your business grows




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