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Etsy Resolution 2017

Etsy Resolution 2017

Just before Christmas I found out my application to be an Etsy Mentor was successful. I couldn't believe it! Along with two others, the lovely Alyssa of Clarise Crafts and Monica of Handmade by Monica, I would be mentoring for the Etsy Resolution 2017 programme. When I applied I never thought I'd be chosen, and I probably wouldn't have done... View more
Wayfair Collaboration

Wayfair Collaboration

I was delighted when Wayfair got in touch about a collaboration on home office spaces. They'd seen my previous studio tour post and asked if I'd like to write some tips on creating an inspirational work space. I was to choose some items from their website and style them in the JillyJilly studio - choosing was the hard part! In... View more
Getting Organised // Social Media Planning

Getting Organised // Social Media Planning

Recently I've been struggling to feel motivated with social media. Between Facebook ads becoming even more unaffordable and Instagram announcing it's no longer going to have a chronological feed it feels like fighting a losing battle. Trying to develop content with the thought that nobody will actually see it definitely makes it difficult to find time to dedicate every day.... View more
Getting Organised // Desktop Organiser

Getting Organised // Desktop Organiser

Last year we wrote a series of Getting Organised posts in January (which included free planner downloads). These were some of our most popular posts of all time and I've been meaning to add more to the series but not had a chance until now! This year we've felt a bit underprepared as starting the year with a trade show... View more