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Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2017 - Apply Now!

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Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2017


We know there are a lot of you who are talented sewers - we've seen the evidence on Instagram at at the Handmade Fair - and some of you are small business owners who sell their handmade crafts. Mollie Makes' Handmade Awards is here to celebrate your creativity and wants to reward you for your passion.


  • Best Start-Up Business Award
  • Best Established Business Award in association with The Handmade Fair
  • Handmade Champion Award
  • Best Workshops Award in association with West Elm
  • Best Illustrator Award
  • Best New Product Award

We think you deserve some recognition and we want you to apply - and it couldn't be easier!


The Handmade Awards 2017 is free to enter. Applicants must live in the UK or in Europe. All entries must be submitted by 11:59 BST on 18th May 2017. All shortlisted finalists must present their business to a panel of judges on Monday 3rd July 2017 at the Yacht London - so make sure you're available!


Via Pinterest: Create a Pinterest board and title it Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2017. Pin a minimum of 5 photos of your projects, office, work space, shop - anything that you think best represents you and your business. Add a description explaining what you do and which Handmade Awards categories you are entering. Lastly, click the '3 Dots' icon (next to the 'Edit' icon) and send your board to mollieawards@immediate.co.uk.

TOP TIP: You will not be able to invite Mollie Makes to view your board if it's set to Secret. It must be made Public for Mollie Makes to read it.

Via email: If you do not have a Pinterest account you can send your application to mollieawards@immediate.co.uk. Simply include Mollie Makes Handmade Awards 2017 as the Subject heading. Include a description of your crafts/business, which Handmade Awards categories you are entering, and attach 5 low-res images showing off your talent.


Visit the Mollie Makes website for a break-down of the six Handmade Awards (so you know which ones apply to you) and find out what prizes are up for grabs with each award (hint: money, expert advice and loads of coverage).

Good luck! Let us know if you've entered - we want to show our support!

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