Day job that pays the bills: Creative at 18 Feet & Rising.
Current Side-Hustle: Co-Founder and Creative Director of CRACK + CIDER.
Your spirit animal: Black cat.
The inspiration for your Side-Hustle: Not giving a homeless person cash on the street and feeling like a right dick.
Your Side-Hustle Eureka! moment: OMG WE CAN DIRECTLY HELP HOMELESS PEOPLE WITHOUT ANY CASH.
The first thing you did to make your Side-Hustle happen: Bought the domain, secured the social handles. Obvs.
Initial pitfalls when you started your Side-Hustle: Money. Or lack thereof.
The biggest lesson you’ve taken away from starting your Side-Hustle: Don’t do it alone.
Describe the first moment you thought, “Wow, this has actually turned from a dream into reality!”: When we booked the retail space of our pop-up store. It gave us a deadline which was equal parts horrifying and incredible at the same time.
The most rewarding part of your Side-Hustle: Seeing homeless people wearing the clothes we’ve provided.
Advice you’d give your past-self starting a Side-Hustle: Mentally prepare for this being successful.
New developments in your Side-Hustle for us to look out for in the future: A clothing partnership with Hopeful Traders.
Scarlett Montanaro and Charlotte Cramer: Founders of CRACK + CIDER
Find out more about Scarlett’s Side-Hustle at Nurture Your Side-Hustle on Thursday 19th of April.
Join us and Vikki Ross for a slice of inspiration, a slice of pizza and a bit of booze, and get inspired to make your side-hustle happen this year.