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The Make It Collective Blog aims to entertain and educate readers about the benefits of sustainable & ethical consumerism, buying handmade and running a handmade business. If you need handmade fashion advice, handmade beauty tips, handmade gift ideas, or help growing your own handmade business, we're ready to write about it! Submit your questions and suggestions on our Facebook page and we'll get to work writing an article >>> www.facebook.com/themakeitcollective

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The Must Do Handmade Melbourne Markets If You Really Want to Win Christmas Giving // A lineup of Melbourne's best markets popping up over the festive season Handmade Market, Handmade Gifts, Melbourne Markets, The Make, How To Make, Consumerism, You Really, Giving, Christmas Shopping

The 2019 Must Do Melbourne Handmade Markets If You Really Want to Win Christmas Giving

Summer in Melbourne has arrived. Christmas is almost here. This can only mean 1 thing… The Melbourne handmade markets scene is about to explode!

The Must Do Handmade Melbourne Markets If You Really Want to Win Christmas Giving // A lineup of Melbourne's best markets popping up over the festive season Handmade Market, Handmade Gifts, Melbourne Markets, The Make, How To Make, Consumerism, You Really, Giving, Christmas Shopping

The 2019 Must Do Handmade Melbourne Markets If You Really Want to Win Christmas Giving

Summer in Melbourne has arrived. Christmas is almost here. This can only mean 1 thing… The Melbourne handmade markets scene is about to explode!

Pricing handmade products - and ultimately parting with - something you’ve poured your heart and soul into for countless hours can be a daunting prospect. Handmade Products, Handmade Gifts, The Make, How To Make, Consumerism, Business Tips, Entertaining, This Or That Questions, Simple

The Ultimate Guide to Pricing Handmade Products

Pricing handmade products - and ultimately parting with - something you’ve poured your heart and soul into for countless hours can be a daunting prospect...

This Christmas, trade consumerism for creativity with these DIY handmade Christmas tutorials ranging from easy-peazy to totally achievable. Diy Presents, Diy Gifts, Handmade Gifts, Diy Christmas Gifts, Handmade Christmas, Christmas Decorations, The Make, How To Make, Consumerism

12 DIY Handmade Tutorials for a Thrifty Christmas

This Christmas, trade consumerism for creativity with these DIY handmade Christmas tutorials ranging from easy-peazy to totally achievable.

Reusable shopping bags: with plastic bans now in full swing, it's time to invest in locally produced, stylish & handmade bags too cute to leave at home. Shopping Totes, Reusable Shopping Bags, Paper Shopping Bag, The Make, Plastic Bags, Consumerism, Handmade Bags, Rage, Entertaining

39 Chic Reusable Shopping Bags to Embrace Supermarket Plastic Bans

Reusable shopping bags: with plastic bans now in full swing, it's time to invest in locally produced, stylish & handmade bags too cute to leave at home.

Unless you’re selling Handmade Air, your brand really should have an Instagram presence. With 8.8 million active monthly users in Australia alone as of January, it’s a gigantic piece of Customer Pie to leave in the Marketing Oven – 36% of the population, to be exact. Here’s how to get your handmade brand successfully setup on Instagram and begin using the platform to attract and convert more followers into not only raving, but paying handmade fans // #instagrammarketing #instagramtips… The Marketing, Consumerism, Instagram Tips, Followers, You Got This, Oven, January, Handmade Gifts, Fans

Instagram for Handmade Brands: Getting Your Business Setup & Discovered

Instagram for Handmade Brands: How to get your business successfully setup to attract and convert more followers into not only raving, but paying fans.

So you’ve been fluffing around on Pinterest for a while now with recipes and inspiring quotes, but still have no idea how to use Pinterest for businesses. Or maybe you’re just getting started with Instagram, and the thought of learning another social media platform makes you want to stab a Pinterest Pin Cushion. You’re not alone. Here’s how to get started with Pinterest for handmade businesses to sell your products. // #pinterestmarketing #pinterest #pinterestforbusiness Pinterest Pin, Pinterest For Business, Consumerism, Pinterest Marketing, Pin Cushions, Inspiring Quotes, Handmade Gifts, Platform, How To Get

Pinterest for Handmade Brands

Get setup on Pinterest to ensure you’re investing (not wasting) your time with this Pinterest for Handmade Businesses Guide to help you sell more stuff.

Australians produce about 50 million tonnes of waste every year (an average of over per person). Try these 8 tips to being a more ethical consumer. 50 Million, The Make, Consumerism, Fast Fashion, Fashion Advice, Sustainability, Minimalism, Beauty Hacks, This Or That Questions

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Australians produce about 50 million tonnes of waste every year (an average of over 2,000kgs per person). Try these 8 tips to being a more ethical consumer.

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The Make it Collective - Community of creatives and lovers of handmade

Community of creatives and lovers of handmade

Australians produce about 50 million tonnes of waste every year (an average of over per person). Try these 8 tips to being a more ethical consumer. Biodegradable Plastic, Biodegradable Products, Plastic Food Packaging, The Make, How To Make, Habitat Destruction, Driving Force, Palm Oil

Ethical-Consumer-8-Powerful-Simple-Steps-Better-Buying-Choices

Australians produce about 50 million tonnes of waste every year (an average of over 2,000kgs per person). Try these 8 tips to being a more ethical consumer.

Selling Handmade Products Wholesale: Pricing, Production & Pitching Tips Handmade Products, Handmade Gifts, Consumerism, Craft Fairs, Apothecary, Artisan, Success, Business, Tips

Selling Handmade Products Wholesale: Pricing, Production & Pitching Tips

Selling handmade products wholesale is a momentous achievement for handmade artisans. For some, it’s a goal they’ve worked towards for years by building...

A comprehensive market stall checklist to ensure you've thought of (and packed) everything you need for a successful day at the markets. The Make, How To Make, Never Leave You, Market Stalls, Turning, Charger, Naked, Finding Yourself, Public

Market Stall Checklist: The Complete Guide From Go to Whoa

A comprehensive market stall checklist to ensure you've thought of (and packed) everything you need for a successful day at the markets.