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Shop Talk: Claire Gent

Last year jeweller Claire Gent was the best-selling maker on Folksy by revenue. So what’s the secret to her success? We caught up with…

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VATMOSS Update

Emma Jones from Enterprise Nation kindly organised a call this week (on Wednesday 17 Dec) with HMRC and some marketplaces to discuss VATMOSS and in…

Linen Prints interview, hand-blocked textiles, hand printed textiles, cushions, prints, English, fox, fish platter, studio tour

Meet the Maker: Linen Prints

As the designer behind Linen Prints, Jacqui Watkins creates hand-blocked, pared-down prints, which are a long way from the traditional Liberty-style florals she used to design in her career as a commercial textile designer…

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Shop Talk: Damson Tree Pottery

We talk to Marieanne Cavaciuti of Damson Tree Pottery about how she has grown her business, and what her secrets are for successful selling…

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Linen Prints interview, hand-blocked textiles, hand printed textiles, cushions, prints, English, fox, fish platter, studio tour

Meet the Maker: Linen Prints

As the designer behind Linen Prints, Jacqui Watkins creates hand-blocked, pared-down prints, which are a long way from the traditional Liberty-style florals she used to design in her career as a commercial textile designer…

Claire Gent, British jewellery

Meet the Maker: Claire Gent

We caught up with Claire Gent, last year’s best-selling maker, to discover more about her work and inspirations, and what made her move from a career as a product designer to establishing her own jewellery business…

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Meet the Maker: Damson Tree Pottery

Ceramicist Marieanne Cavaciuti’s first pottery was set under damson trees, which gave name to her practice, Damson Tree Pottery. We talked to Marieanne about her background and her inspirations…