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Natasha Denness

I’m a creative business coach, supporting and empowering creative folk to build a life they love. I’ve been coaching and mentoring, as a freelancer and in the workplace, for over 20 years. I’ve also worked as a freelance writer, stylist and photographer.

Candy Pop

In its tenth year, Candy Pop is a well-established lifestyle blog specialising in creative business, personal development, self-care, creativity and simple living. Candy Pop has a loyal readership and a combined social media following of over 200k.


Winner at the Thirty Plus Blog Awards 2016 (most innovative content)
Finalist at the Thirty Plus Blog Awards 2016 (photography)
Finalist at the Amara Interior Blog Awards 2015 & 2016
Shortlisted at the Best of Pinterest Interior Awards 2017


Cross Country Trains
First Great Western
Laura Ashley
Panasonic (Lumix Ambassador during 2015/2016)
View Quest
White Stuff

Selected book and magazine features

Reloved ~ (Dec 17) Festive styling feature
Woman & Home (Nov 15) ~ Luxury for less case study
The Oxford Mail (Oct 15) ~ Amara interior blog awards finalist news item
Mollie Makes, Issue 49 (Jan 15) ~ Bookmark tutorial
Mollie Makes, Issue 43 (Aug 14) ~ Photography feature
Mollie Makes, Issue 36 (Jan 14) ~ 6 page home feature
Mollie Makes, Issue 34 (Dec 13) ~ Collector feature
91 Magazine (Spring / Summer 13) ~ 8 page home feature
Vintage Life (Mar 13) ~ 6 page home feature
Your Home (May 10) ~ 6 page home feature
N.E.E.T. The Book (Nov 10) ~ Home feature

Breathe magazine articles:

Issue 1 ~ Simplify Your Relationship with the Internet
Issue 2 ~ The Ultimate Goal and How to Clear Your Inbox
Issue 3 ~ How to Simplify Your Wardrobe, Answer in the Affirmative and The Ingredients for a Calm Morning
Issue 4 ~ Like Minds
Issue 5 ~ How to Overcome Creative Block
Issue 6 ~ A Clearer View
Issue 7 ~ Five Steps to a Mindful Day
Issue 8 ~ Clear and Simple
Issue 9 ~ All Calm on the Home Front
Issue 11 ~ Own your Goals
Issue 18 ~ Fresh perspective, how to use personal reflection

Selected online features

Breathe (Jan 19)
Independent Oxford (Nov 17)
Houzz (April 16)
Panasonic (Jan 16)
Mollie Makes (Aug 15)
Boden Diaries (May 15)
Boden Diaries (Mar 15)
Mollie Makes (Jan 15)
Stylist Magazine (Apr 14)
A Beautiful Mess (Oct 13)
Stylist Magazine (Oct 13)