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Quinn’s Pins: The Past 2 Years

Quinn’s Pins: The Past 2 Years

It’s coming up to 2 years from the start of my store. I started Quinn’s Pins in late 2018, not expecting for it to become a main income for me. Yet 2 years later I continue to make new products, grow my audience and just generally have a bloody great time! So I thought I would do a look back at my past two years as a business owner, talk through how I did it, thing’s I’ve learnt and my future goals. Hopefully it can help any of you looking at starting an online store! Starting Quinn’s Pins Some of...

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Quinn’s Pins New Branding!

Quinn’s Pins New Branding!

As they say “out with the old and in with the new”. I started up Quinn’s Pins in 2018. Which is one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. From really starting to take things seriously in Summer 2019, I feel as though I have seen a progression in my style and products. I am now a lot more confident in my Brand and what I want to sell and do! Hence, I have recently improved my branding and updated my website. I am still on Etsy, however I really wanted to create an online space that I can call...

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How to Work from Home: Tips and Tricks

Hey guys! Firstly, I hope you’re all staying safe and are coping okay. Times are difficult at the moment for a lot of people. However it’s super important to remember that this is only temporary! Things will start to improve and slowly go back to normal. Due to Covid-19, a lot of you may be having to work from home, or have decided to start up your own business whilst you have the time. Working from home is a huge change that can be a struggle. Seeing as I work from home all of the time, I thought I would...

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Become a Freelancer

I get asked by a lot of my friends and people over the internet “How do you become a freelancer?” “Isn’t becoming a freelancer hard?” “Could I be a freelancer?”. So what better way to answer these questions by dedicating a whole post to it! Becoming a Freelancer is hard. I haven’t perfected it myself, I still feel like i’m in the beginning stage and have a long way to go. It can be so challenging and there are days where i’ve been so close to giving up, but when you land a client or sell your work, you remember...

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Enamel Pins: The Different Types

Happy Friday! I hope you all had a lovely week with the sun beaming down, my pale skin isn’t used to this heat. Following up from last week, I had a lot of positive feedback from my last blog post on how to create Enamel Pins. If you haven’t read it yet, you can read it here. I received a lot of messages asking what Enamel is best to use. So here’s a list of all of your options: Soft Enamel Pins: Also known as embossed pins. These pins have a raised metal die line, creating a texture to the pin....

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