Win your spot on the Blog Life e-course by A Beautiful Mess

Blog Life E Couse competition

Mollie Makes and A Beautiful Mess have teamed up to give away three places on Blog Life, the latest e-course by Elsie and Emma

NEW Mollie Makes Making It

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Love knitting but not so hot on accounting? A whiz on a sewing machine but no good with a spreadsheet? Then this book is for you! Mollie Makes Making It includes all the hard facts you need to start your own craft business

Designer doodles and why you should keep a sketchbook

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Scribbles and sketches help evolve ideas – that alone is reason enough to keep a sketchbook. Designer-makers in the crafting world will agree that jotting down your thoughts help you keep track of your progress and firm up loose ideas. You don’t have to be an illustrator to keep a sketchbook, and don’t worry if… Continue reading

The Renegade Craft Fair: Call for artists

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Apply to participate in Renegade Craft Fair, London in November

Mollie Makes meets: Yas Imamura

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Planning on setting up your own creative workspace or business? Quill & Fox’s Yas Imamura offers her advice

5 top tips for selling online

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Thinking of selling handmade items online? Folksy.com‘s Emily Barnes offers her advice…

Blogging tips: How to make connections

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Meredith Crawford discusses blogging, building a community around your site and learning from other bloggers’ experiences

Mollie Makes meets: Gemma Correll

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Gemma Correll, illustrator of pugs and Cats of the World, talks with Mollie Makes about tote bags, creative processes and setting up a business from home

Top tips for craft businesses

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Thinking of starting your own craft business? Lovely Pigeon’s Kirsty Thomas offers her advice

5 tips for running a craft business

Melanie Chadwick

Sometimes running a creative business on your own can be a bit overwhelming, especially during the hustle and bustle of the Christmas period. Melanie Chadwick shares 5 tips for running a craft business. Is there a recipe for success for this screenprinter? Let’s find out.