Well aware that the majority of my interviews have taken place in our good old capital (and very conscious that I wanted this blog to cover stories that are UK-wide), after a recommendation from an old friend from uni, it’s Friday 6th October and I find myself Brighton-bound. I wouldn’t normally volunteer to brave the M25 during the pre-weekend rush…View Post
Unlike service-based businesses that sell a service and skill, product-based businesses sell a phsyical, tangible product.
Want to start your own product-based business? Learn from the women who’ve gone and done just that!
I first came across Oh Wonder Calligraphy when I was frantically searching for someone to design the She can. She did. logo in August. After scowling Pinterest for days on end and emailing countless graphic designers, a few favourites stood out. Lauren Cooper being one of them. Clearly tight for time and pennies however, I ended up using one of…View Post
I have a very clear memory from the first few nights after I launched this blog. I was sat on the sofa in my flat, looking through some of the accounts that had started to follow this journey and the Harri Bites logo quickly jumped out at me. After a quick Instagram stalk, I came across the dreamiest salted caramel…View Post
So it’s 12 noon on Thursday 24th August and I’m trying to navigate my way around the suburbs of Canary Wharf- a regular, old haunt of mine. From Citi to State Street, HSBC to Barclays, the Wharf up until the end of July meant a chance to trade the office in for a few hours in return for research meetings…View Post
It’s 10am on Thursday 24th August and I’m sat in a very crowded, outdoor terrace at Caravan, the industrial looking barista and restaurant in Granary Square, London. I’m here to meet Lucy Smith, the 31 year old Founder of Postcards Home– an online treasure chest selling unique homeware and gifts inspired by her travels and design from around the world.…View Post