Handmade at Amazon: a new handmade marketplace

The Paper Shoppe on Handmade at Amazon.

Amazon announces the launch of their new handmade marketplace, Handmade at Amazon. Will you be opening shop or buying there? Compare the fees

5 lessons on letting go by Emily Katz

Modern Macrame Emily Katz craft business tips and well being

Queen of modern macramé Emily Katz discovered her true passion after her first business went bankrupt. We learn 5 tips on letting go from the woman behind Modern Macrame

5 tips for building a brand

Chiara Perano of Lamplighter - Mollie Makes

Do you think of your business as a brand? Learn Chiara of Lamplighter London’s top tips for building your brand.

5 business tips for creative start-ups

5 tips for running a creative business | Laura Spring | Mollie Makes

Screen print designer Laura Spring discovered the medium while searching for a career change. Find out what her top craft business tips are and get a glimpse into how she built her business…

Creative conundrums: How to price your handmade goods

How to price a product - Mollie Makes Making It - Illustration by Ello Lovey.

Flip the sign of your crafty business to OPEN! One of the trickiest steps to starting your own business is learning how to price a product, but our easy formula can help. Let’s get down to the nitty gritty of pricing your creative makes.

The secret to getting published

How to publish a book - Mollie Makes

Uncover the secrets of how to publish a book and realise your author ambitions. Get insider tips from Amy Christian, commissioning editor of Pavilion Books (Mollie Makes’ book publisher).

How to sell on Etsy: 10 tips for selling success

How to sell on Etsy 10 tips for getting it right

How to sell on Etsy: 10 tips for getting it right from Susannah Bradley, Manager of Etsy’s International Community Programs. Thinking of setting up? Read on

Help! Someone says I’ve copied them!: Copyright Special, Part 2

Help! Someone Says I’ve Copied Them!

Mistaken accusations of copying are on the rise, particularly online. We examine how to protect yourself

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Mollie Makes meets Threads by Emily

Emily of Threads by Emily

Etsy seller Emily (Threads by Emily) talks work-life balance, SEO and developing your brand. Want to open shop? Read on…