Would you make the jump? Pauline Hagan on how to turn your craft business full time

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We’ve been loving Pauline Hagan’s colourful, quirky jewellery label, Benu Made, for some time now – so much so, we asked her to design issue 56’s fruity brooch free gift. Pauline recently quit her full-time job and moved out to Prague to concentrate on her craft business, and we were intrigued to find out what… Continue reading

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

Help! Someone’s been copying my work: Copyright Special, Part 1

Help! Someone’s been copying my work: Copyright special, Part 1

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but when it’s costing you business or your reputation, what do you do? We demystify the rules of copyright and what to do if someone’s copying your work in this two part special.

Mollie Makes Social Media: The New PR

Mollie Makes Social Media magazine

The Mollie Makes Social Media presentation is ready to download.

Top 5 tips for product photography

Ohhh Lulu Etsy seller - tropical lingerie

Looking for ways to make your craft shop stand out from the crowd and really sell your wares? Follow our top tips for product photography. No fancy equipment or major technical know-how required, just plenty of time, patience, and imagination.

Meet Mollie Makes Handmade Award Winner Hejsan Goods

Sarah Jane of Hejsan Good with bead baskets

We catch up with the winners of the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards who spill the beans on their experience at the event, the best advice from mentors, and what’s next. Turn to page 44 in issue 43 to read more about the day, or click here to get the deats on the winners

NEW Mollie Makes Making It

Mollie Makes Making It - Guide to starting a crafty business book

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

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…