6 places to source images for your party printables

Most of you reading this probably already know this stuff. But when I discovered the abundance of resources out there when starting out I was totally blown away! Much better than ripping low res images off a Google Search (which is also copyright infringement – but more on that another day). Here are the 6 … Continue reading 6 places to source images for your party printables

Copyright awareness in your handmade party business

Note: I am not a lawyer, nor have I had any legal training. The below is only summary of my extensive research on trademarked characters and does not replace legal advice.  Frozen parties. Superhero parties.  Every kid wants one at least once during their party years. They're best sellers. But should you be making, designing … Continue reading Copyright awareness in your handmade party business

3 awesome glitter cardstock brands for your handmade party projects

Whether you're making cake toppers, party hats or garlands, glitter cardstock is a pretty standard material in the handmade party decor world. Some of us cut by machine and some by hand. I generally do both, and I have summarised my favourite features across my 3 favourite brands. The best thing about all three? They … Continue reading 3 awesome glitter cardstock brands for your handmade party projects

8 sources of trends for your handmade party business

So your Insta is looking a bit blah, you're feeling uninspired and you want to research some new ideas. Problem is, you need to navigate a whole World Wide Web of sites to find some! Okay there's Pinterest. And Instagram. But that's not enough. You're looking for something truly unique, truly new. Sure, there are … Continue reading 8 sources of trends for your handmade party business