The mission of Handmade Business is to inform, instruct, and inspire both the beginning and the established professional craftsperson and crafts retailer by providing them with: how-to articles on all facets of handmade business management and related topics; relevant industry news, as well as information on current issues and trends; a forum for exchanging ideas and concerns; encouragement and recognition.
Handmade Business was established in 2015 when it’s named changed from The Crafts Report. Since then, the magazine has expanded its reach from retail sales to include wholesale as well. The name change was driven by the magazines need to stay current with the ever-growing handmade market and to reach a broader audience.
Handmade Business was formerly known as The Crafts Report. The name change was the result of the magazine outgrowing its former name. Today, Handmade Business is a valuable resource for all handmade artisans, providing them with the necessary information to run a successful handmade business.