Amanda’s story: Day 223

Amanda’s story: Day 223

Amanda Briscall, Business Owner at Daisy Imprints Specialising in solid silver print charms, jewellery, cufflinks and gifts When I founded Daisy Imprints in May 2008, I was a single mum to three very young children. With a background in HR, I’d had a career in the...
Sue’s story: Day 196

Sue’s story: Day 196

Sue Tydd, Owner of Moments For You Delivering beautiful and thoughtful gifts to those who matter to us I spent 20 years in the fashion retail sector – working my way up from a part-time sales assistant to an area manager responsible for four stores across the North...
Emma’s story: Day 153

Emma’s story: Day 153

Emma Semper Hopkins, Director of Semper Hopkins Upholstery and Interiors Ltd Specialising in design-led, custom-made upholstery and handcrafted furniture I bought a business premise before I’d even launched my new venture! Realistically, the former Methodist chapel...
Karen’s story: Day 140

Karen’s story: Day 140

Karen Rosser, Founder of Inspire My Soul Personalised hand stamped keepsake jewellery – designed and created with love in sterling silver Have you ever been a victim of your own success, where you’re so efficient that the bosses expect constant results without...
Stacey’s story: Day 130

Stacey’s story: Day 130

Stacey Brown, Founder of Lucky Penny Creations Specialising in book art and paper craft designs and creations  What started out as a therapeutic way of coping with a long-term health condition has evolved into a bona fide business venture! Being creative and making...
Lucy’s story: Day 119

Lucy’s story: Day 119

Lucy Rowland, Founder of Story Craft A group which encourages children to love books and reading through arts, craft and play Before creating Story Craft, I worked in sales as an account manager for over a decade. I enjoyed my job but over time it dawned on me that I...