This fortnight's interview is for all you sewing enthusiasts as we have the pleasure of chatting to Dawn Abey aka Dawny's Sewing Room, Nottingham based creative seamstress who's gorgeous bags, pouches and bunting (but to name a few) is lovingly created in an array of alternative and joyful printed fabrics from her cosy studio!Read More
More than ever, women are defining the ways in which we work, and luckily it comes with more flexibility. Freelance hours and self-employment are becoming a large sector of society, fitting in with our multi-dimensional lives and varied roles as women.Read More
With half the spaces on our upcoming Brighton creative business retreat weekend event #WWCweekendBrighton selling out in the first week and this time around our exciting venue confirmed as none other than The One Girl Band Studio in the heart of the bustling Brighton Laine's. Now is the time to book yourself one of the few remaining spaces on our inspiring October event!Read More
This fortnight we are excited to have Beki Gowing of Print & Press London sharing her business wisdom with the WWC community! I dare you not to be dazzled by this ladies gorgeously colourful print rages and inspired by the companies environmental stance to fashion and textiles print design.Read More
Embrace the Change, is what I heard. Huh?
Then at the next stage in our Women Who Create weekend, we settled down for a Hypnotherapy session. My preferred and imaginary mode of transport was a brightly coloured silk balloon, slowly rising from the ground and up into the air, carrying my cargo of fear, worry, and anxiety with it.Read More
Welcome to a new monthly post featuring a curated collection of articles, products, websites, places, people, recipes and more that I have come across during the previous few weeks that have moved, excited or inspired me and feel that you should probably know about them if you do not already!Read More
This fortnight we welcome Louise Wargnier aka Tatie Lou, shibori home ware and accessorise creator extraordinaire! After studying Louise travelled the world gaining inspiration for her work along the way. She returned to London and started her accessories label which sold worldwide!Read More
After a fantastic June event in Bristol I am totally thrilled to announce FULL details of our next event #WWCweekendBrighton. A weekend of creative inspiration, relaxation, confidence building, slow crafting and business/career motivation for women looking to connect with like minded folk and spark changes in their life and careerRead More
This fortnight welcome Suprise Box Club founder Triinu Holman to the Women Who Create UK fortnightly interview series. Triinu who has worked in the creative industry for years but decided to follow her dream and launched her passion project last year!Read More
So you think 'you've got this'. And you think you can do it all alone, be the healthiest/happiest/well balanced version of you, maintain your relationships and social life AND have an interesting hobby... whilst running or maintaining your creative business!? Did I mention occasionally cook dinner and keep your inbox in check too?Read More
The newest WWC project collaboration is now live! That's right we have added pod casting to our toolkit, and what a fun and somewhat technically challenging new skill it has been thus far...
Join your hosts Amy Phipps and Debbie Dooodah fortnightly on a Friday and hear a host of creative women in business telling it like it is through their experience of the world and creative industry.Read More
This fortnight we welcome Bristol based Sasha Seaward to the WWC Interview series fold. This lady shares gorgeous and super honest insights into her life as a mum of two small children, beauty blogger and holistic beauty therapist. Her IG is a breath of fresh air and filled with brave insights to mental health and modern parenting.Read More
DO YOU HAVE AN IDEA FOR A BLOG POST OR SERIES AROUND THE THEMES OF CREATIVE BUSINESS, SELF HELP, CREATIVITY, COACHING OR SMALL BUSINESS.... AND ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT SHARING YOUR EXPERTISE/EXPERIENCE WITH OTHER WOMEN WHO CREATE TO HELP THEM TO THRIVE?Read More
Join contributing author Nicki Grainger of NSYM Styling in today's inspiring post
Do you remember a world before Pinterest?
I know, shudder to think, right? But many moons ago I had my own means of creative collage in the pre-pinning days. I’m talking mood boarding, the good old-fashioned cut-and-paste-paper manual method, and I’m here to advocate this creative tool by sharing how it’s helped me in my life.Read More
For many of us running a creative business is way more than a 9-5, quite often its 6-9 and weekends... and for many whilst working part or full time at another job too because often its not an option.Read More
This fortnight we welcome Emily Catherine, illustrator and artist based in Nottingham uk. Emily's business though young in its years has already seen wonderful success and oppertunity! She specialises in hand-drawn and painted illustrations and has been involved with some awesome street art events and groups in Nottingham, creating large scale works that are totally eye catching in style! Read on for more insight and inspiration...Read More
I've had many conversations over the years about what it means to be a creative/creative person/work creatively, and I wanted to clear a few things up especially for those striving to find more creativity in their work and life but struggling to do so because they have been blocked by a few common misconceptions about what it means.Read More