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The Value of Handmade

The Return of the Handmade    Our values operating a small bag manufacturing business is ensuring each product we sell is well made, built to last and works correctly. It’s a simple formula to work with.  To guarantee the quality and fit is correct, there was no option but to become handmade production. To earn the title of being “handmade” involved the following:      Creating a custom-built space/workshop with specialist equipment.    The use of good quality fabrics or raw/natural additional materials.    Making a point in continually learning new skills and developing existing crafts.    However, the true secret to operating a handmade business is the people who really enjoy the process of making products with an obsession...

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Remembering The First E V E R... Woodsack mini mini mini! copy

So a customer asked me... can you make a woodsack thats a bit smaller to fit her little girl whom is a toddler? At first for a split second I was like "Nope. Just buy a woodsack mini and wait for it to fit her".  But That's never the sprit to have when running a shop. so I said yes , Challenge accepted.  Thus so began 3 weeks of working on making this little miss backpack.  The One and only Lexx sketch did the custom art work. I mean Im not bad with a pencil and stuff however I know my limits. Im bo artist bro. Just hit Lexx Sketch up that Folks.  It wasn't the best despite my 3rd attempt....

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Remembering The First E V E R... Woodsack mini mini mini!

So a customer asked me... can you make a woodsack thats a bit smaller to fit her little girl whom is a toddler? At first for a split second I was like "Nope. Just buy a woodsack mini and wait for it to fit her".  But That's never the sprit to have when running a shop. so I said yes , Challenge accepted.  Thus so began 3 weeks of working on making this little miss backpack.  The One and only Lexx sketch did the custom art work. I mean Im not bad with a pencil and stuff however I know my limits. Im bo artist bro. Just hit Lexx Sketch up that Folks.  It wasn't the best despite my 3rd attempt....

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Introducing The New Goodstart Jones Goodies

Ready for that New Year New Goodstart Jones Goodies. So let me tell you about the day when Anson (fellow bag designer at Goodstart Jones) came to me and said "Hey we need to talk". I Honestly thought the worst. I know we've been busy working on other peoples projects a lot of the time separately to the point we only seemed to talk as to work out solutions to problems concerning bags production and designs.  But no, Anson had other ideas which were pleasing to the ears and a visual treat to the eyes. New Goodstart Jones carry goods in concept form ready tobe turned into reality.  During our meeting we discuss the projects we work on down to...

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