The Maker Files Blog

Our blog for brands looking to create authentic connections with makers & DIYers

Makers Who Sew and the Challenges of Their Craft

Here's our guide to the top challenges faced by maker who sew, regardless of medium.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Jul 25, 2018

Makers 1-on-1: Micah and Lish List - Neck & Tie Company

This week's Makers 1-on-1 interview features Micah and Lish List, owners and designers of handmade neckwear company Neck and Tie Company from Grove City, PA. If your brand markets to designers and makers who sew, this 1-on-1 interview with Micah and Lish will give you some important insights into connecting with makers like them.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Jul 25, 2018

Makers 1-on-1: Anne Skoch - Anne Cate Accessory Boutique

This week's Makers 1-on-1 interview features Anne Skoch, owner and designer of Anne Cate accessories boutique in Mentor, OH. If your brand sells to designers and other makers who sew, this 1-on-1 interview with Anne will give you some important insights to help you connect with makers like her.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Jul 5, 2018

Makers 1-on-1: Jackie and Phillip Wachter - FOUNT Leather

This week's Makers 1-on-1 interview features husband and wife leather crafters Jackie and Phillip Wachter — owners of FOUNT Leather. If your brand sells to makers who sew with leather, this 1-on-1 interview with the FOUNT team will give you important insights for connecting with makers like them.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Jun 6, 2018

Makers Who Sew and Social Media: Highlights from Our Second Focus Group

We assembled a focus group with some of our favorite makers who sew to ask more questions about who they follow and what catches their attention online. Here are some of the highlights we picked up from the conversation.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Jun 6, 2018