How to be Original in a Saturated Hand-Made Market

How to be Original in a Saturated Hand-Made Market

We’ve all run into it before. You’re scrolling through your Instagram feed when all of a sudden you see something you were planning on making. Or some version of it anyway. You let out a sigh as your vision of your lettered & watercolor print slips through your fingers. Now, you’re discouraged. You don’t want to make it anymore at risk of copying (no matter if you had the idea without any previous inspiration) and you want to make something that will stand out. But how are you going to do it? There are thousands of young women (and men) hand-lettering & creating things every day; prints, pillows, mugs, totes, wood signs, embroidery hoops, and the list goes on…

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