Posts by Liz R.

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“Not all those who wander are lost.”- J.R.R. Tolkien When it comes to fantasy storytelling, it doesn’t get much more epic than J.R.R. Tolkien. Since its publication in 1937, Tolkien’s The Hobbit has sold more than 100 million copies – and the same is true for the three following volumes that comprise the Lord of […]

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Creatives, it’s time for a hearty dose of motivation. We’re well into February and, for many of us, the fresh start attitude of the new year is wearing off, and our excitement for achieving our goals and resolutions is starting to wane. When you start feeling like “faking it ’til you make it” is all faking and no making, here are some things to keep in mind.

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Today we’re talking with Rita Alvy-Teeter of Zazzle store Drive Industries about her journey of building her online business with her husband Brian Teeter, and the exciting debut of their fun Hawaiian tie designs on national television. Tell us a little about you! I live and work in Irvine, California. I’ve traveled extensively worldwide for […]

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The internet is an amazing tool for enabling all kinds of creativity, and helps bring artists and their audiences together in new and exciting ways. However, as rewarding as working in the new digital landscape can be, it also requires creators to keep a closer eye on their creations to watch out for any infringement […]

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Today’s Maker Moment interview is with Lani of The Urban Charm, the Maker behind some of our beautiful custom bracelets. Read on to find out more about her inspiration and process, and plans for the future. Tell us about you! I grew up in Big Bear Lake, which is a small mountain resort community in […]

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We love seeing the amazing creativity our Designers and customers alike bring to Zazzle products – especially when that creativity happens even after they receive their order! Just take a look at this amazing DIY idea that’s perfect for Valentine’s Day from blogger and living space guru Jeran of Oleander and Palm: Date Night Dice! […]

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This is it! It’s your year and you’re finally taking the leap to share your creativity, art and designs with the world with a shiny new Zazzle store. Congrats, and welcome! You have your account all set and your store name all picked out – but now you’re not sure what’s next. Not to worry! Here are some easy steps to help you get started on your journey as a Zazzle Designer.

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With Valentine’s Day rapidly on its way, love is in the air. And in many places, lots of snow is in the air, too! Why not get in the mood to celebrate the holiday – and stay cozy indoors, fighting off cabin fever – by cuddling up with a sweet romance novel?

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It’s no secret that we love customization, personal touches, and making something your own. One of the best ways to let your customers add their own style to your designs is by using templates. Here are our latest tips for creating templates and making them work for you and your customers.

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Today we’re talking with Designer Nick Greenaway of Zazzle store BartonLeClay Design about his design aesthetic, workspace and favorite products. Check it out! Tell us about yourself! I live in Bedfordshire, England (about 20 miles north of London). I do a lot of sketching and art, but I also like photography and astronomy. I actually […]