Let’s Set Some Goals

Jamie Bartlett Blog Post Business, Inspiration 1732 Views

Earlier this week I discovered Designed to Sell. It’s an unconventional guide to creative freedom by the talented duo over at These Are Things. They recognized the need for a manual like this after not having any resources for themselves while they were starting up their business. This is exactly what I’ve been looking for. I’ve been feeling a little


Jamie BartlettLet’s Set Some Goals

A Pair of Pears Branding

Jamie Bartlett Blog Post Branding, Business, Business Card, Graphic Design, Stationery 4087 Views

I’ve been wanting to tidy up our branding for a while now. I finally had the time to sit down and get it done. I organized everything that makes up our brand so when I’m ready to use it–it’s all right there. I also went ahead and designed our letterhead and ordered a few stamps for packaging. The stamps came in the


Jamie BartlettA Pair of Pears Branding

Finders Keepers: Handmade to Sell

Jamie Bartlett Blog Post Book, Business, Finders Keepers, Inspiration 993 Views

I discovered this jem of a book last week and went out a bought it the very next day. I was so excited about it I just about read the entire thing in one sitting. It talks a lot about the business side of crafting (the part I can say I don’t know too much about). All my business knowledge comes from friends and


Jamie BartlettFinders Keepers: Handmade to Sell