Business Tips

The whistle-stop Folksy workshop tour

Last week Folksy went on a whistle-stop tour of the UK, starting in Sheffield, mingling with the fashionistas of London Fashion Week at Somerset House (or if not exactly mingling, then at least catching glimpses of them from the window), and ending within mooching distance of the Clifton Suspension Bridge in Bristol.

How to sell more at Christmas

On Folksy around a third of all sales happen in the weeks leading up to Christmas. We share our tips on how to make the most of the festive selling period…

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How to make products people will buy

Rather than being the reserve of big brands, market research can be an invaluable tool for designers and makers too, plus it can be creative and even fun. We look at one way of using market research to design products your customers are more likely to buy…