A spotlight on: Terri Chandler, 32, and Katie Smyth, 31, Founders of Worm

If you scroll through the Instagram feed belonging to Worm, you wouldn’t believe that the company hasn’t yet reached its second birthday. From creating the beautiful and bold installation that helped to launch Erdem’s collection for H&M; the wild displays that formed the insanely beautiful backdrop for Laura Jackson’s stunning Cornish Wedding in summer; and their impressive collaboration with the…
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A spotlight on: Becky Murray, 30, Founder of Becky Broome Ltd

Now I think we’d all be telling porkies if we said that we hadn’t had that dream of finding overnight success. You know… the one where you’re sat around feeling sorry for yourself when all of a sudden, something up there clicks and just like that you’ve found your calling… Just me?! Well in any case (!), tonight’s post is…
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A spotlight on: Alex Head, 32, Founder of Social Pantry

It’s Tuesday 7th November and as I sit here trying to type this week’s post, I find myself procrastinating on Instagram yet again. In my defence though, I’m putting this one down to research. As I scroll through the Instagram story belonging to Alex Head – the down to earth founder of Social Pantry and Social Pantry Café – I’m…
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Thirteen weeks in… and it’s bloody hard work

It was really important to me when I started this project that if I was going to spend my days sharing the stories of how self-employed women are creating their businesses today, I had to document their entire journey. Highs, lows, warts and all… From fraud, to friendship breakdowns, severe anxiety to losing all their clients, not one of these…
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A spotlight on: Serena de Filippis, 30, Founder of Dolce

If you were following the She can. She did. Instagram stories back in September, you would have seen that my 48 hour journey back from Italy (!) was quite the chaotic one. From the freak storms that led to flight cancellations, power cuts and flooded hotels, to the drenched clothes from waiting for taxis that never came, more flight delays…
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