Running a business can be very expensive, especially when you run one of those ‘kitchen table oh-my-god-all-my-time-and-money-is-poured-into-this’ like mine.
I have managed to step up from my kitchen table and have rented out a little workspace with the lovely Lucy from Lucy Made Me.
We have managed to furnish it on the cheap, using furniture from our own homes and a few bits bought from charity shops….and being creative types we have come up with a few other solutions too.
We don’t always work together at The Dairy (our workspace) as Lucy works 9-5 in London and I work shifts, so we needed some sort of world domination wall planner, and I wasn’t willing to pay for one.
Luckily I watched enough Blue Peter as a child to have a few tricks up my sleeve…
I took it apart and laid all the months in a 4×3 square and then reached for my secret weapon…dancing Pug tape.
Now Lucy and I can plan out when all our fairs are and when we will be holding open studios too, and we can mark when we are away on hollybobs so the other knows.
I popped it up on the wall using washi tape so it didn’t mark our rented walls!
Have you got a good use for a free calendar?