Phil from Folksy partner Packhelp talks to Abi Simmons from Red Hand Gang about how she has built her brand – and shares hints and tips on how you can implement Abi’s advice to grow your own creative business.
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Never underestimate the power of good packaging. Packaging can communicate your values, make a memorable first impression, offer marketing opportunities, build brand loyalty and more. Phil Forbes explains how it can make a difference to your craft business
We’ve teamed up with Packhelp, who specialised in creative customised packaging to offer Folksy sellers 10% off all custom packaging – from small product boxes and branded mailer boxes to cardboard envelopes for artwork and prints, paper bags and eco boxes.
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Naked Cards is a campaign launched by a small group of illustrators to encourage online card sellers to ditch plastic wrappers in favour of either ‘naked’ cards or paper packaging. Founder Becka Griffin explains why it matters and how you can join in.
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When Clare Freemantle needed a personalised stamp for her craft business, she couldn’t find what she wanted on the market, so she made her own… and so her business Serious Stamp began.