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Pop Up Business Rates Relief

Pop Up Business Rates Relief

There is a petition going round by We Are Pop Up for pop up shops to get business rates relief for 3 months. While I love the idea of pop ups, I do not agree with this petition.  Here is why: An Open Letter to the Supporters of the Pop Up Business Rates Relief: I … Continue reading

Read it, Love it!

Read it, Love it!

The Design Trust is such a fabulous site full of tips and information for designers and business start ups. If you sign up as a business member you will be able to find lots of great webinars and events exclusive to members, definitely one to follow and refer to! You can also follow The Design … Continue reading

Trade Fairs- What to Expect

Trade Fairs- What to Expect

It’s coming up to the Autumn fairs so I thought I’d give you a few tips on what to prepare and what questions you need to ask… There are a couple of things you will need to prepare before you go to a trade fair. It can be quite overwhelming and exhausting, especially if you … Continue reading

Read it, Love it!

Read it, Love it!

Read it, Love it! is my new weekly blog post where I will be sharing great blogs, websites, designers and shops that I’ve come across over the last few years and have given me great advice, tips and inspiration. First up is Creative Boom. Such a fabulous site full of tips and information for designers, … Continue reading

A Bit of Press!

A Bit of Press!

Slightly blushing a bit, but I’ve been interviewed by Sarah Lidwell-Durnin Founder of Natural History, Tradescant & Sons and Create*Live*Work (I know one very busy lady!) about how I went about setting up The Perching Post. Create*Live*Work is a blog about tips on setting up your own business specifically for business in design. Sarah also … Continue reading