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I love working with and supporting fellow bloggers and business owners. The content of my blog is mainly focused on crochet, owning a handmade business and general lifestyle. I would love to help you promote your business or blog!

Please note that all links will be tagged as no-follow. Blog posts will never be deleted. Please email me at with any questions. Thank you!

You can view my stats on the “How I Stack Up” page.

There are 4 ad spots available on the homepage of my website, The Steady Hand.


I would be happy to review your product. Retail value of review item must be at least $50. Your review will be published no later than 2 weeks after I receive it. It will include pictures of the product (that I take), your links and will be at least 400 words long.


I would be happy to host a giveaway of your item to my readers. Retail value of the prize must be at least $50. I run my giveaways with Rafflecopter. You can select the giveaway entry options. Giveaways are open for at least 14 days, unless otherwise requested. You can read the Giveaway Rules & Restrictions here:

Guest Posts

I would love to publish your Guest Post here on The Steady Hand blog. I welcome family friendly posts about DIY, crochet, owning a small/handmade business and other crafts. Tutorials and recipes are always welcome!

I also welcome Social Media Campaigns and offer Social Media Consulting. Please email me at for more information.


This Disclosure policy is valid from March 29,  2011.

The Steady Hand Blog is owned, operated, written and edited by Aprile Mazey.
For questions about The Steady Hand,  please contact

The FTC requires bloggers to disclose any type of advertising revenue received from my blog. As such, please note I make money from the banner ads on my sidebar,  posts and footer.

The Steady Hand accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All advertising is in the form of advertisements generated by a third-party ad network. Those advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements.

The Steady Hand is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though I receive compensation for my posts or advertisements,  I always give my honest opinions,  findings,  beliefs,  or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic,  quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer,  provider or party in question.

The Steady Hand does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.

Thank you,
Aprile Mazey
The Steady Hand