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Harmonious Handmade- A new FB Community for Shop Owners

It’s no secret that I support small businesses. I do weekly linkups, and am always helping other shop owners. And besides, I have 2 shops of my own! But one thing that has been missing recently is something I had starting out as a handmade shop owner- a community on Facebook where I could go Read More

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Handmade Monday- Lu & Ed

Handmade Monday- Lu & Ed When I first opened my shop on Storenvy close to 3 years ago, one of the first people I connected with was Cody of Lu & Ed (through the Storenvy Community Group on Facebook). She was (and still is) very friendly and open to helping in any way possible. She Read More

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Small Biz Spotlight- WeRCrafts

Each month we feature amazing small businesses to help us all meet new people, build relationships, and support each other in the small business community! This week’s feature is from a shop that creates unique machine sewn items. So, without further ado, I introduce to you… Brittany and Laura Summerson of WeRCrafts Tell us a little Read More

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Thursday Thoughts- Changes Coming…

So, we just celebrated 2 years here at The Craft Penguin, which I’m very excited about! But it looks like it might be time to make some BIG changes… Over the past week or two, Storenvy has been testing out a “Handling fee” on the site. While it would appear that it comes from me, it is a Read More

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Penguin Luv Week 49

Welcome to the Penguin Luv Link up! **Just a reminder this week we are celebrating 2 years with Storenvy! So, head on over to our Facebook Event page to get in on the FUN (games and Kids Contest)! Be sure to enter our Giveaway for some amazing prizes!! And we have a 25% off SALE Read More

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Envyversary “Prize Box”

As our Envyversary Celebration unfolds, you will see us mention our “Prize Box.” This is where the winners of any of the Facebook games/activities will come to pick a prize! Once a prize has been chosen from the ones pictured, I will update this post so you know which ones are no longer available. Each Read More

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Penguin Luv Week 48

Welcome to the Penguin Luv Link up! This is a weekly linkup for handmade products from your online shop. The goal is to help promote your business and get your items seen by new groups of people. Don’t forget to come back throughout the week after linking up to check out the other amazing products and share Read More

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2 Year Envyversary Giveaway!!

July 31, 2016 marks 2  years here at The Craft Penguin!! That means it’s time to celebrate!! And as part of our celebration, we are having a Giveaway!! Since we have 10 wonderful prizes from 10 wonderful shops, we will have 10 lucky winners! This Giveaway is open to US Residents ONLY due to the cost of international shipping. I Read More

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Penguin Luv week 47

Welcome to the Penguin Luv Link up! This is a weekly linkup for handmade products from your online shop. The goal is to help promote your business and get your items seen by new groups of people. Don’t forget to come back throughout the week after linking up to check out the other amazing products and share Read More

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Thursday Thoughts- Handmade Love

As a handmade shop owner, I know first hand the importance of shopping small and buying things that are handmade. Handmade items can be customized to individual needs/wants and are one of a kind. They aren’t mass produced. A lot of time, energy, frustration, joy, love, and sometimes pain (yes, we sometimes injure ourselves in Read More