Jewelry

Hobby, business, or somewhere in between?

With creative entrepreneurialism on the rise, stories of people quitting their day jobs and turning their hobbies into successful full-time businesses are becoming more common. While these stories of triumph over the corporate cubicle lifestyle are refreshing and hopeful, I think they can lead to confusion as well. At least, it did for me, and… Continue reading Hobby, business, or somewhere in between?

Jewelry

8 Things I Learned After a Year on Etsy

It’s been a little over a year since I opened Yellow Raspberry Jewelry, and I’ve learned a few things. You’ve probably heard some of these before, but they’re important enough to repeat. I hope you can use these tips to analyze your shop and improve it, or to avoid common mistakes before you set up shop. Most… Continue reading 8 Things I Learned After a Year on Etsy