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social media marketing for artists

Social media can be a big, sometimes daunting place, filled with the cacophony of a billion different voices. But you need to know how to cut through the social noise and effectively use these platforms to grow your design business. Thanks to the emergence of visually led networks and snackable video content, social media marketing […]

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different sewing machine stitches

Whether you’re embarking on your sewing journey or you’re a well-seasoned stitcher, chances are your machine has more to offer than you think. Sewing machines can have anywhere from 8 to 100+ types of stitch settings alongside other tips and tricks, and the more elaborate your machine is, the more it will have. Although this […]

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how to gain instagram followers as an artist

So, you’re most likely here because you desperately want to see a little ‘k’ (or if you’re ambitious, an ‘m’) to come after the number of followers on your Instagram profile. Who doesn’t? It is the dream after all.  Having a larger following means more website views, more sales, and more brand awareness. When you think back to how artists would traditionally need […]

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what is bonded leather

Many a time, you come across a piece of furniture that looks like leather and feels just as luxurious. However, it’s not as prohibitively priced as real leather. Chances are you are looking at a product made of bonded leather. What is bonded leather, you ask? Read on to find out all there is to […]

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jobs you can get with an art degree

Do you wonder what jobs you can get with your art degree? It’s a question that’s boggled the minds of art students worldwide. How do I know what to do after my art degree? For art students in particular, the question of what jobs you can get with an art degree can be a bit […]

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best baby fabrics for your little one

Often, when people start making their own clothes, they’ll start with children’s. There are a number of reasons behind this: they can’t find what they’re looking for in stores, they’re making a gift rather than buying for someone, and sometimes, because they are smaller than adult clothes, they’re a bit easier for a beginner. Whatever […]

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how to start an art business

Maybe you’ve been an artist for some time now, and you’re wondering how to start an art business. Perhaps you want to start making money from the thing you love to do. Don’t we all? If this sounds like you, then read on, because we might just have the perfect solution for you. We have […]

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what is polyester

Among the most popular fabric options for fashion, design, and interiors is the renowned polyester. But what is polyester fabric? We know polyester is a fabric, and that it has certain qualities that make it a great choice for clothing. It has a slight stigma in fashion, as it’s a man-made fabric and not a […]

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sewing sewing machine

Singer sewing machines have a long and rich history, dating as far back as 1851. These beautiful machines have evolved over the years but are still standing the test of time, with some of the older models being highly sought after by collectors and sewing enthusiasts. If you’ve nabbed one of these beautiful bargains at […]

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what is viscose

Fabric comes in all shapes, sizes, weights, and constructions. It can be natural, synthetic, or manufactured. Some fabrics have more of a stigma than others. In this blog post, we will be asking the question; what is viscose? A textile that may be a little misunderstood.  What is viscose and where did it come from? Perhaps […]