Creative Business Goals: 10 tips to improve your product photography

Yeshen Venema in studio

Making your products look perfect is the key to making sales. Photographer Yeshen Venema gives his tips to help you create photos that make your products pop…

Creative Business Goals: Boost your online sales

Meet the makers who can help you get your listings perfect, your tags in order and stop you making mistakes when it comes to growing your online shop…

5 creative & practical steps to start or grow your handmade business

Have you been dreaming about turning your hobby into a business for ages? Done lots of talking and all the research, but scared to take that first step? Patricia van den Akker, Director of The Design Trust, the online business school for designers & makers has put these 5 practical, strategic and creative goal-setting tips together for your… Continue reading

Announcing the winner of the Cratejoy competition*

Meet the winner of our Cratejoy competition, Jess Payne of Geeky Stitching Company

Branding for beginners

Branding isn’t just for big businesses – creating a look for your fledgling company is all about being yourself.

Start selling on Etsy this September for the chance to win £1000!

Have more time on your hands now that the kids are back at school? Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur or just fancy boosting your income from home in time for Christmas, now’s a good time to get crafting. Etsy’s giving you the chance to win £1000 and a shop review for one lucky new seller.

Send in your subscription idea & win money to launch your business

Got a fantastic subscription box idea? Enter Cratejoy’s competition and you could win over £700 towards launching your subscription box business! Here are some of our favourite Cratejoy subscription boxes to help inspire your own…

Meet Cratejoy favourite Bookishly, plus win a cash prize to start your craft business!*

We meet the founder of Bookishly’s Tea & Book Club subscription box, Louise Verity who talks us through selling a subscription box on Cratejoy. Plus, we’ve teamed up with Cratejoy to give away a cash prize to kick-start your business. Read on to get the details…

Win with Cratejoy!*

Monthly subscription boxes are an ever-growing trend, and it’s easy to see why… Launch your subscription box business with Cratejoy and enter for a chance to win $1000

Heard the news? Mollie Makes Shop is open!

Our curated online boutique is OPEN! Come and take a look inside the Mollie Makes Shop…