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Dear Handmade Life

Dear Handmade Life

With over 20 years of experience running creative businesses, your host, Nicole Stevenson knows the joy and the struggles of being your own boss. Join her and her guests for business insights, life lessons and the stories behind their successes and lessons of their missteps so you can work smart, get creative inspiration, live joyfully and feel connected. Nicole is the CEO and Creative Director of Dear Handmade Life which produces Patchwork Show: Makers Festival and Craftcation Conference as well as a blog, online learning and this podcast. If you’re a creative misfit or a passionate small business owner, grab a drink and take a seat because you’re exactly where you need to be!


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4.8 out of 5 stars from 183 ratings
  • Brave and afraid

    Just listened to my first DHL podcast interviewing Quinn Tempest. Thank you both for nudging me on ‘brave and afraid’! Looking for the book recommendations at Copperfields!

    Apple Podcasts
    United States4 months ago
  • LOVE

    This podcast is great for creative business owners. I look forward to every episode.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States5 months ago
  • So much creative inspo!

    I love so many things about this podcast and Nicole! She delivers great material- relevant, informative, inspirational, and entertaining - for creative people, small business owners, and makers. I love her friendly, conversational style of delivery and her honest and relatable personality. I take so much away from each episode and look forward to the day when I can meet her and many of the other guest speakers at a Craftcation or other DHL event. Thanks for such a sunny, well-rounded and inspira... more

    Apple Podcasts
    PG Craft Cottage
    United States9 months ago
  • Loving all the encouraging tips!

    I’ve been binging these episodes while I work and I’m loving it! Each episode has something super relevant to me and/or my business that I can think about and apply. Can’t wait for more and super excited when craftcation opens back up! Really would love to attend that!

    Apple Podcasts
    Veggie Head
    United States10 months ago
  • Perfect for small business owners!

    Nicole is a wealth of knowledge on all things creative small business. Not only that, but she brings on the best guest experts! I love how this show goes beyond biz strategy and covers all of the mindset and life pieces you need to run a successful business.

    Apple Podcasts
    United Statesa year ago

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