Etsy TV Advert Launched!

As you may or may not be aware Etsy UK recently put a call out for Etsy members to become part of their dubut UK TV advert. A lucky 67 amazing Etsy sellers were chosen to take part in the filming of the ad, including our team leaders DesignosaurYEAH. Last night on channel 4 the…

Call for Casting for Etsy’s first TV ad in UK!

Have you heard Etsy are going to launch their first UK TV ad this year!? How exciting! If you didn’t get the email through, here are the details and link to the etsy blog for how to apply! “Susannah here from the London office with big news. We are doing our first TV ad in…

Brighton Etsy Craftivists Charity Raffle!

Our craftivists live event in Super + Super’s window last Saturday the 29th was a great success! Thanks to all the crafters who took part and those who came along and supported! A full post about the event with the time lapse video will be revealed soon. In the mean time we wanted to remind…

Introducing Etsy School! Week 1!

As lots of you are hopefully aware Etsy School has now begun! We’ve had a huge amount of you interested in the school which is great! All of you who signed up for the school via the Brighton Etsy team forum have been paired up by Team Captain Karli & have been Etsy messaged by…

Introducing BTN Etsy Talks

February 2014 will see us kick off our brand new programme of BtnEtsy Talks! These events will be taking place regularly throughout the year at The Old Market in Hove, and will feature a special guest speaker who will be offering helpful tips and advice for the Brighton Etsy Team and any other local Creatives…

Holiday Boot Camp Lesson 7: Shipping it out!

This post is essentially mundane and boring (yes those words mean the same thing) but it is really important that you are ready to ship out your beautifully hand crafted, or self sourced items. I’ve tried to make it a little more interesting by whacking in some pictures and mumbling about dinosaurs… Review Your Shipping…

Holiday Bootcamp Lesson 6- Marketing to bring on the Buyers

Today Claire of Cat-a-Cake Creations shares the latest Etsy holiday bootcamp with you, which is about the all important marketing of your products… Like a hostess who wants a good turnout at her party, it’s up to you to get the word out about your items this holiday season. Help shoppers discover the amazing holiday…

Holiday Bootcamp Lesson 4: Refresh Your Brand

The 4th Etsy Holiday boot camp lesson focuses on refreshing your brand- and photography in particular. Think about what holiday message do your product photos send? For your Etsy shop, holiday photography is your strongest tool to appeal to holiday shoppers. You can craft imagery to communicate at a glance what your shop has to…

Work Smarter not harder – Holiday Boot Camp Lesson 2

In the run up to Christmas Etsy shops can get really busy and a little pre planning can really help relieve the stress, making this busy time exciting and fun rather than overwhelming. It’s time to write a good, well thought out list, prioritise these things and get into action!… As part of the Etsy…

Setting a Goal- Holiday Bootcamp Lesson 1

Holiday Boot Camp Holiday Boot Camp has begun and we as the Brighton Sellers’ Team want to support and guide you through it! Firstly we hope that you are all signed up to this unique newsletter, if you aren’t you can sign up here: www.etsy.com/emails/seminars Setting a Goal Whether you are a new Etsy Seller or…