As some of you may know, I took part in last year’s Etsy Resolution and found it very helpful for getting my shop up and running and receiving some great guidance from mentors, as well as plenty of help from other makers! So when Etsy did a call out for mentors at the end of… Continue reading A visit to Etsy UK HQ
I love the start of a new year – it always feels like such a time of opportunity and hope for what may come over the next 12 months. I have found it really helpful to lay out some goals at the start of the year and to try and plan how I will get… Continue reading Goals for 2017
2016, wow what a year! As it draws to a close I want to have a look back at what I’ve achieved with my little shop, how I’ve measured up against my goals and think about what I’ve learned along the way. Hopefully some of this will help fellow crafters and small business owners too…
Take a tour around the craft room where the Handmade by Monica magic happens!
Today I thought I’d have a bit of fun with the blog😊 Our craft room is full of buttons in all different colours, shapes and sizes, but not all buttons are created equal. I’ve picked out 10 of my favourites to share with you!