My Renegade Craft Fair Experience

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Wow, I’m finally getting round to writing about my first ever stall at the huge Renegade Craft Fair in London a couple weeks ago. It was a great experience but also, as I travelled two hours to get there and stayed at a hotel overnight, it was totally freaking exhausting! The Craft Fair took place at the Old Truman Brewery which was an awesome venue, with a modern industrial chic interior, and it was packed full … Read More

Happy Holidays 2016

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I know we’re barely out of October yet but lots of you lovely lot have already started snapping up Christmas cards from the store, so I thought it was about time to launch these bad boys for this year’s holiday period! These cards are all now available in the online shop, and for you Etsy lovers, they are available on my Etsy store too. Enjoy! Hannukah Cards Get lit this Hanukkah with this naughty card  … Read More

Upcoming fairs

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I’m happy to announce that I will have a stall at a bunch of upcoming events for this holiday season, which I’m really looking forward to. It’s been a while since I’ve been at a fair and they’re always good fun. It’s great to meet customers – I love seeing their reactions to my cards – as well as get to know other designer makers too and it gets me out of the studio! Here’s a … Read More

New stocking stuffers

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Yesterday I spent a little bit of time adding a few new items to the Etsy shop. As you will see, they’re an expansion to my existing product range of greeting cards, pads and pencils, so I’m curious to see what everybody thinks of them. I’m yet to add the items to the main shop on this site but that will come soon! I think these mirrors and stickers would make awesome stocking stuffers for Christmas or … Read More

The Realities of Running your Own Business

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Yes, it’s truly been a while, but it’s good to be back. This has been a funny old year during which I’ve had to deal with one or two personal issues. Ultimately, this has led me to spend a lot less time than I would have liked on my little business. I’m missing my goals and that sucks. Over the past year I’ve learnt a few things about juggling life with working for myself. 1. It’s ok … Read More