Case Studies

Lacking motivation and ideas? Feeling alone in running your creative business? Read the stories of other creative minds and businesses for cheering up and inspiration. Because it’s always good to hear how others overcome challenges, fears, lack of resources and more. Let’s get you motivated again.

Biba collaboration with sofa.com

sofa.com’s collaboration with iconic fashion brand Biba

Putting this clever collaboration on your radar and as a case study, sofa.com created a new fabric collection with the iconic fashion brand Biba, which just launched this week. I
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Pixi by Petra

Pixi by Petra: From a kitchen table to a global beauty brand

Pixi by Petra Beauty has long resonated with me as a brand that makes beauty choices fuss-free and accessible to everyone. Its everyday staples are designed to create a naturally
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Papersmith

On a mission to support creation

In 2011 Sidonie Warren and Kyle Clarke founded design studio B, specialising in branding and commercial interior design. Two years later they opened the first Papersmiths store in Bristol with
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Hettie engage your customers

3 creative ways to get your customers engaged with your brand right now

The world is moving so fast these days. What worked yesterday probably won’t work today, never mind tomorrow. The game might have changed but the playing field is more even.
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Covid-19: creative businesses who thrive in crisis

We all deal with crisis in different ways. In business, there are two typical reactions in the immediate response to pressurised environments – one group of people panics and the
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Lessons of resilience from an artist

When we face challenging times it’s important to see the bigger picture and keep focusing on the long term goal and vision. Like many artists, Olly Howe has gone through
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Bbeddable ESTILA Vol 10

beddable story with Joe Ozkanli

I believe that best business ideas are triggered by real, personal frustrations. This is exactly what Joe Ozkanli, the founder and creative director of beddable, was experiencing when looking for
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Timpanys

Diary entry: Spring retail with Timpanys

For many businesses on the high street and online, retail can be very challenging. While heavy discounting continues into the first few weeks of the new year, this busy period
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January retail Timpanys

Winter retail with Timpanys

For many businesses on the high street and online, winter retail can be very challenging. While heavy discounting continues into the first few weeks of the new year, this busy
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