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Tips on Gauging the Supply and Demand for Handmade Crafts

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 20:08:09 +0000

How do you know if your crafts will sell? Gauging the supply and demand for handmade crafts means studying and testing the market. A huge stepping-stone to success is always to first understand who your target market is and where these folks can be found. You can do research on and off the Internet to determine what sort of demographics you should be aiming for. Ask yourself questions such as:


Tools of the Trade for your Knitting and Embroidery Business

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 19:44:14 +0000

When starting a home knitting and embroidery business, equipping yourself with the right tools of the trade will make all the difference to your success.


How to Get Started Making Candles

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 19:30:14 +0000

It is one thing deciding to try your hand at making candles at home but it is another story figuring out where to start. While many of the large, national craft stores sell candle and soap making supplies, their offerings are not always of the greatest quality, and their selections are inclined to be very limited. To obtain your supplies, it is advisable to visit one of the many Internet sites devoted to the craft of candle and soap making.


Selling Homemade Candles by Consignment

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 18:44:55 +0000

While some home candle makers learn and perfect the craft for personal enjoyment, chances are that most of them have thought about selling their candles to generate some supplemental income. Some even choose to replace their income entirely at one point or another. Moreover, with so many ways to sell your candles, where is the best place to focus your attention? While no one can answer that question for you, there are benefits to each way that may affect your decision. Here is an overview of selling your homemade candles by consignment so that you can decide whether this method may work for you.


Paraffin Candle Wax vs. All Natural Candle Wax

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 17:46:21 +0000

If you are a connoisseur of candles, then no doubt, you have heard the great debate on paraffin candle wax vs. all natural candle wax. While some candle makers choose to offer two separate candle lines, most crafters choose to focus their efforts on one type of wax or the other. Although each wax offers its own benefits and drawbacks, one wax is not necessarily better than the other is.


Teach Crafting to Promote Your Craft Business

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 17:06:21 +0000

There is no better teacher of crafts than someone who makes crafts their business on a day-to-day basis. If you have a passion for crafts and you have a fondness for teaching coupled with plenty of patience and understanding then you can definitely teach crafting to others. In addition, this is an excellent way to promote your own business in the process. Teaching crafting is a way to help your sales increase and that is always good news!


Tips on Marketing Knitting Items at Craft Shows

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 16:23:38 +0000

A craft show is a great way to display items you have designed and knitted. At a craft show, you can display the crafts that you have worked on for weeks and months for many different folks. The great thing about displaying your work at a craft show is that potential buyers will be among the onlookers. When you attend a craft show, the main objective of show casing your craft is so that you can make money from the sale of it. There are many ways that you can make sales by marketing knitting items at craft shows.


Container Candle Making Troubleshooting Tips

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:54:00 +0000

With any worthy craft there are bound to be minor troubles. If you spend any amount of time pouring candles, you will eventually spend some time troubleshooting. Here are the most common concerns and complaints about container candles and tips to alleviate some of the frustration all candle makers undoubtedly feel at sometime during their home candle making career.


Fundraising Programs Selling Home Made Candles

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:29:15 +0000

While many candle makers learn and perfect the craft as a hobby, there are others with goals to make money from the craft. Of the many ways to sell your candles, setting up fundraising programs is one option that you may wish to consider. Establishing a fundraising program featuring your candles is a great way to multiply your sales force in an economical manner. While hiring and managing a sales force may not be possible, fundraising can be a great way to have many people selling on your behalf. It also allows you to leverage your ability to sell without you doing most of the work.


Tips on Making Paraffin Wax Candles

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 14:01:19 +0000

Selecting the ideal paraffin wax to use in your candles requires an analysis of several key factors, the first of which is deciding what type of candles you are going to make. For example, the type of paraffin one would use for container candles is very different from the type of paraffin one would use for pillar candles.


How to Wholesale Homemade Candles

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 13:39:02 +0000

While most candle makers start out making candles as a hobby, many eventually choose to turn that hobby into a full-fledged business. Whether through retailing, fundraising, consignment or wholesaling, there are several choices to expand your business into a valid part-time or full-time enterprise. Here we will discuss the topic of wholesaling as an option for building a solid business.


Starting a Home Based Fleece Embroidery Business

Sat, 07 Apr 2018 13:24:36 +0000

Worn especially among the younger generation and many athletes, fleece is one of the hottest new fashion fabrics available today. The material is not only comfortable to wear, but also conducive to quick absorption of sweat. Using fleece material along with various sewing techniques, you could start a custom fleece embroidery business of your own, which could ultimately help you make money working from home.


Organizing Home Craft Parties for Children

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 12:58:01 +0000

If you are interested in starting a fun career that can help parents get a break from their children, you can organize children's craft parties. The only two main requirements of going into the business of organizing children's craft parties are that you need to be able to be creative and you must like kids. Not only that, but you also need to know how to have fun, too.


How to Promote your Unique Wood Crafts Business

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 11:47:11 +0000

Learning how to make unique wood crafts is one of the most valuable skills that you could ever acquire. The reason why is because most household furniture contains at least some kind of wood structure. You can make both decorative and functional furniture, and you can make small wooden sculptures, which will accent any fine home, cottage, apartment, or other dwelling. Not only that, but you can make holiday decorations out of wood materials. If you promote your products correctly, you are sure to make a profit.


How to Start a Knitting for Baby Business

Wed, 04 Apr 2018 11:15:43 +0000

If you have ever been invited to a baby shower or visited the maternity ward at the hospital, you are sure to see people going gaga over babies and baby items. If you are in the knitting business, you can use this to your advantage to get your own knitting for baby business started.


Patchwork Quilting as a Home Based Craft Business

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 10:52:27 +0000

There is nothing more beautiful than a patchwork quilt. Whether you buy one for yourself or for others, it is always a prized possession. Patchwork quilting has been around for thousands of years, as archaeologists and historians date it to around 3400 BC. At that time, the Pharaohs of Egypt were known to use quilt patterns in their dressing styles, while the army used the same concept to make armour. The Amish, during the 17th century, elevated this work into a heart-warming art and spread it all over the world. Its popularity has also encouraged many people to use it to generate an income.


Profiting from your Home Knitting and Embroidery Business

Mon, 02 Apr 2018 10:06:57 +0000

The most successful people in business got that way by doing something that they love and for folks who love knitting and embroidery, this is true as well. It is more than possible for you to make a sizable profit from your knitting and embroidery business, contrary to what you might have heard otherwise. At times making a profit will come easier than others, but as long as you keep working at it, you can make a steady income.


Handmade Crafts that Sell – How to Find a Niche

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 10:04:44 +0000

Finding your niche in the hand made craft business will help in ensuring your success because if you are passionate about what you do and know all the in’s and out’s associated with it, then your high energy and self- confidence is likely to be evident to your customers. This will help to both attract customers as well as to keep them coming back for more. There is nothing more uplifting in the world of crafts then someone who is passionate about all aspects of their business. That passion transmits well to others and is often infectious. Additionally, many folks have tremendous admiration for those who create something out of nothing with their own hands and those who manage to turn a hobby into a successful business.


Best Natural Wax for Home Candle Making

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 09:27:38 +0000

Selecting the best natural wax to use in your home made candle making business depends on several key factors. For one, you need to determine what type of candles you are going to make since the type of natural wax you would use for container candles is very different from the type of natural wax you would use for taper candles.


Candle Making as a Work at Home Craft

Fri, 30 Mar 2018 08:34:09 +0000

Over recent years, candle making has become extremely popular both as a hobby and as a moneymaking craft working from home. For the most part folks tend to be attracted toward candle making as they start to realize just how much cash they spend on candles. While learning the craft takes an investment of both time and money, it can be time well spent as it is easily achievable to make your own candles that are of comparable, if not better quality, than what is already available in the mass marketplace.


Learn How to Embroider School Sports Kit

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:23:41 +0000

If you like to sew and are looking for a way to make money at it, then why not learn how to embroider school sports kit or sewing embroidery patches on children's uniforms. You can find customers for this almost anywhere, no matter where you live, as long as someone else has not already cornered the market. The best way to start is to brainstorm a list of potential markets in your neighborhood and then make a list of items you would need to prepare for this new sewing venture.


How to Sell Hand Made Crafts Online

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:23:41 +0000

Internet usage has been growing at an alarming rate. In fact, you would be hard pushed to find anybody that has not been on the web at some time or the other. People use the Internet for all sorts of things from entertainment to communication to shopping and home decorating. This can only mean good things for your hand made crafts business. When you start selling your hand made crafts online, you have tapped into a potential market that is simply huge.


Custom Embroidered Patches as a Profitable Home Craft Business

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 06:23:15 +0000

Starting a new home craft business can be tough going since there is often a lot of competition in most niches. However, there are numerous options and if embroidery is your forte, there may be an alternative that you have not thought of and that is custom embroidered patches. Embroidery patches are very versatile with kids using them to decorate jackets and backpacks and teams or clubs that use them to personalize uniforms. Business can also use them to add permanent name tags for employees.


Handmade Holiday Craft Ideas

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 05:28:47 +0000

Every holiday is remembered by the colors and symbols that represent it. For instance, the baby Jesus, a Christmas tree, manger scenes, Santa, Frosty the Snowman, and the color red and green can all invoke Christmas memories. Another example is Valentine’s Day, which is represented by angels, cupids, hearts, flowers, stuffed animals, and the colors red, pink, and white. You have quite a few opportunities to earn money crafting for these, as well as other religious and secular holidays, both American, and non-American.


How to Select Candle Dye Colors

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 04:23:26 +0000

More often than not, candle makers choose to enhance their craftsmanship by adding dye to their candles. While some candle makers choose to leave their candles naturally colored, most crafters want to enhance the decorative aspect of their products by creating vibrant colors. In today's market, there are a number of ways to achieve these results. Here some basics on how to select candle dye colors to add a touch of pizzazz to your creations.


How to Market your Craft Business

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 04:23:26 +0000

Running a craft business is much more than just making things and selling them. If you already have a business, you have most likely figured this out by now. Once you make a business of selling your crafts, the actual making becomes the easy part. The hard part is all the extra work that goes into marketing yourself.


Tips on How to Sell Your Crafts on Ebay

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 03:24:15 +0000

If you want to sell crafts, you can do so on eBay in two different ways. You can either set up your own eBay store, which will assure you increased exposure, or you can list items in an auction format. Both ways of selling are incredibly effective. Selling on eBay is considered an acquired skill that you can learn to further your crafting business.


How to Turn Monogramming into a Custom Embroidery Business

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 02:17:44 +0000

If you are looking to get into the embroidery business, but are unsure where to start, monogramming may be for you. Almost anything can be monogrammed – from hand towels to baseball caps to sports jackets. In addition, monogramming has a variety of uses in everything from making business uniforms to personalized baby gifts.


How to Start a Home Based Candle Making Business

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 02:01:56 +0000

Everybody loves candles, and most folks burn them. Therefore, this type of craft will usually be in high demand. Furthermore, some folks like to collect specialty candles, which they use for decorating during special occasions or holidays. It is easy to make candles, and you can sell several different types. Starting a candle making business at home is not that difficult provided you know what you are doing.


How to Make Money from a Knitting and Embroidery Website

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:28:53 +0000

Creating your own knitting and embroidery website can provide you with an extra part time income if you set it up correctly. If you are already an experienced craft artist who has received rave reviews for your work, you will have a head start over others. Moreover, you can display your work on your site, and make money doing so. If you do not know how, you can take advantage of all the resources available to help you learn how.


Beginners Guide to Scrapbooking Crafts

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 01:02:10 +0000

Scrap booking crafts are not always cheap for some folks. It is a hobby that can quickly become very expensive, if you do not know what you are doing or buying for that matter. Many folks jump into scrap booking feet first by buying all of the scrapbook supplies they can find, only to discover later that they hate the hobby. If you are new to scrapbooking and do not know where to begin or do not have a lot of money, then rest assured that you can still enjoy this hobby if you take the time to learn what you need.


Creating Unique Specialty Candles

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:49 +0000

The wide variety of specialty candles available in the marketplace has opened the door for the everyday candle maker to try something new and possibly create their own, unique candle line. Specialty candle making is typically reserved for more experienced candle makers, but the option is also there to anyone new to the craft.


Choosing Fragrance Oils for Candles

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 23:40:40 +0000

The number one reason folks purchase candles is for the aroma and for this reason, fragrance oils for candles are the most important ingredient in the whole candle making process. Fragrancing is also one of the most complex and costly areas of candle making. Not only is fragrance oil for candle making the most expensive ingredient but it will also be the determining factor in whether or not your candles are a hit or a miss.


Make Money Sewing High School Letter Jackets

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 22:32:56 +0000

If you want a steady sewing account you may want to sign up to make money sewing high school letter jackets. You can actually create the letter embroidery patches, or purchase ready-made letter patches to stitch onto these jackets. It is highly unlikely that the demand for this type of job would cease. Every high school football team, band class, and many extracurricular clubs order letters which people earn to place on their jackets.


How to Start a Profitable Home Based Bead Craft Business

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:03:41 +0000

Your decision to turn your love for bead craft into a business no doubt stemmed from a desire to make money from what you love to do. All the most successful business people know that the best way to be successful in a business is to do what you love to do. This is no different from your bead craft  business. You already have the knowledge and talent that is takes to have a successful beading business, the next thing that you have to decide is exactly what crafts you should be doing.


Work at Home Sewing Opportunities

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 21:40:50 +0000

There are many work at home sewing opportunities that can offer a skilled seamstress or tailor the chance of making money from a home based sewing business. While sewing in itself is gradually becoming a lost art,  there is still a greater than ever demand for this valuable skill. Although it requires a lot of commitment, dedication and motivation, if you are into sewing, you may be well placed to make money by starting your own home based sewing craft business.


Candle Making Equipment and Supplies

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 21:19:02 +0000

If you are considering starting a home candle making business, you are going to need a variety of equipment and supplies. However, when you start looking at the different candle making supplies available to the candle maker of today, the list seems almost endless. It seems an intimidating job to decide what is truly essential for candle making versus what may be merely helpful. Here are some tips on the most basic necessities together with common equipment and supplies that you may find helpful.


How to Promote Your Hand Made Crafts

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 20:54:25 +0000

You may be a very creative person who has created gorgeous decorative items for homes, or you may have created a huge variety of knitting patterns that you would like to promote. However, you may be not sure how to go about this process of marketing your talent. You have no need to worry though, because you have quite a bit of help and resources available to you.


Home Based Jewelry Making Business

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 20:37:25 +0000

It really is not as complicated as some folks may think to learn the art of jewelry making. You do need to have a bit of creative flair, but even that can be minimized if you know where to look for ideas. In that case, it is just a matter of having the right materials and being able to use examples to inspire you. Quite often, what started out as a hobby for some folks, has turned into a home based jewelry making business.


How to Ship Hand Made Crafts

Sun, 11 Mar 2018 19:49:11 +0000

When it comes to shipping your hand made crafts, you need to look into delivery methods that are both practical and safe. After all, your customers will be none too happy if your carefully crafted item arrives at its destination in many pieces instead of whole. To that end, try to get some advice from others who have been in the craft business longer than you have. Find out what supplies they use to ship their goods and what shipping options they offer to their customers. In addition, find out whether they only ship locally, within the same country or do they ship overseas to international customers.


Easy Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids to Make

Sat, 10 Mar 2018 18:52:05 +0000

You are going to be having many kids over for thanksgiving dinner, so you will need to make sure you have something to entertain them. There are a number of creative thanksgiving crafts, which you can introduce to your children and family members, which will make this holiday enjoyable for the little ones in your family. Here are some suggestions that may help.


How to Make Scented Container Candles

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 18:26:54 +0000

When you first begin making candles, the most important question you must ask yourself is what type of candles do you want to make. With all the different candle types to choose from, knowing where to start can be difficult. Many folks get into the home candle making business because they want to be able to make their own to fragrance their homes. With that goal in mind, learning to make container candles is probably the best and easiest way to get started.


Candle Making Additives

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 18:11:13 +0000

If you are just starting out on your home candle making business, the chances are that you will be consulting various resources for instructions and troubleshooting. It is highly likely that the use of additives will crop up at one point or another. Here is a quick rundown of some of the most common candle making additives together with tips on when and why they should be used.


Pricing Crafts to Sell and Make a Profit

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 18:00:08 +0000

Everybody wants to turn a profit when it comes to selling their crafts and to do this it is necessary to know some helpful hints or guidelines for success. First, find out what other craftspeople price their crafts at. It is always important to identify your target market and then to work to keep your costs low. Next, you must “maximize your selling price” and finally it is time to market your crafts in every way you can.


How to Price your Knitting to Sell

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 17:01:31 +0000

Selling hand-made items can be a tricky business. The market goes up and down, as well as the amount of competition. Figuring out how much to charge for your knitting can be a great guessing game that will leave you with nothing but headaches. Consider pricing carefully before you get started for best results.


How Craft Shows Can Boost Your Business

Mon, 05 Mar 2018 16:27:47 +0000

Traditionally craft shows, ranging from the smallest, such as local community shows, to the largest and most illustrious, the national shows, have been the number one place for craftspeople and artists to sell their wares. Craft shows are extremely effective at doing this because they reach the widest audience possible by this means. They attract crowds of people who are interested in, and have a passion for, crafts of all shapes and sizes. A craft show, whether large or small scale, is a meeting place and gathering place for people of like minds to talk about what they love as well as to share ideas and to buy crafts that appeal to their individual tastes.


How to Make Money Knitting for the Holidays

Sun, 04 Mar 2018 16:13:11 +0000

You can earn holiday cash if you knit your own crafts to sell. The biggest secret to success in the knit craft industry is to start early in the year. You will then be assured that your products will be ready at least a few months before you plan to sell them. Holidays during which crafts are often sold are Christmas, Independence Day, Easter, Valentine's Day, and Halloween. Not only that, but sometimes craft shows run during other holidays, such as Hanukkah, Yom Kipper, and various Eastern holidays.


Market your Own Designs for Embroidery and Knitting

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 16:07:56 +0000

If you are looking for a way to market your creativity, you can possibly make money selling your own designs for embroidery and knitting. Either you can sell them as patterns for other folks to sew on, or you can display them as samples of work that you have done, that you can do for others. You can sell both patch work and work that will be sewn directly on fabric. Not only that, but you can knit your own clothing designs and either, sell the clothes that you have designed, or as a pattern for others to buy. No matter how you decide to market your creative talent, you have the potential to make money.


Making and Selling Candles for Profit

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 15:25:13 +0000

While many folks start candle making as a hobby, the huge interest in candles makes it possible to earn a decent part-time or full-time income by making and selling candles to others. You can sell wholesale, on consignment or set up fund raising programs. The most common approach is to retail your candles. Here we will introduce you to retailing so that you can determine if this method is a good fit for you.


How to Organize a Holiday Crafts Only Garage Sale

Thu, 01 Mar 2018 14:20:18 +0000

When you are looking to sell your homemade crafts, the best time of year to do so is the holiday season. The shopping season is in full swing, and folks are in the frame of mind to buy and enjoy handcrafted items. Holding a craft only garage sale is one of the easiest ways to draw a large number of interested customers. However, organizing one of these events can mean a lot of hard work, so be prepared.


How to Choose the Best Candle Wicks

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 13:34:41 +0000

When folks first begin making candles, they are often surprised by just how many wicks there are available. This can make it a bit complicated to determine the best wick for each type of candle. However, choosing the right wick can be the ultimate difference in whether your candle is a raging success, or a not so subtle failure. Proper wicking makes all the difference when it comes to the life of the candle, how well it burns and whether or not it even stays lit.


Home Based Craft Business – Is it Right for You

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 12:56:06 +0000

In order to decide if a home based craft business is right for you, first ask yourself if you enjoy making hand made crafts, not occasionally or once in a while, but is it a true passion of yours? Do you have the time, energy, and dedication and know how to undertake such an endeavor?


Create and Sell Handmade Craft Kits

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 12:15:36 +0000

Have you ever seen those homemade bread kits and thought to yourself that you could make something like that? These handmade kits consist of the dry ingredients needed to make bread, to which the recipient only has to add the wet items such as milk, butter, or oil. They are usually packaged up in a sturdy artistically designed package or decorated jar and displayed at craft or cooking shows to be bought and given as gifts. These are only one of the many types of craft kits that you can put together to sell.


How to Profit from Handmade Bath Products

Sun, 25 Feb 2018 11:59:02 +0000

If you have a talent for making handmade bath products, why not turn your skill into something that you can make a profit. Everyday folks turn their skills at craft making to successful, profitable business. There is no reason why you cannot do the same. Handmade bath products are a niche market that very few folks have gotten into yet. This is an excellent reason for taking your products to the public and offering them for sale.


How to Start a Home Embroidery Business

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 11:41:06 +0000

For those who enjoy doing it, embroidery can be a great work at home business which is relatively easy to set up. Here are some of the things to consider when setting up a home embroidery business.


Container vs. Molded Candle Craft

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:20:02 +0000

Most folks decide to start their home candle making business by making container candles, but a select few choose to begin with molded candles. Most often molded candles, such as votives and pillars, are a next step for somewhat experienced candle makers. While making molded candles is not necessarily more difficult than making container candles, they do demand a bit more technique, a few more supplies and most often require a greater time investment in determining the best use of additives and learning the molded candle craft.


Molded Candle Making Troubleshooting Tips

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:46:28 +0000

Every candle type presents its own special challenges and molded candle making is no exception. Indeed, any worthy craft will have its own specific difficulties and if you have ever spent any amount of time pouring candles, you will find yourself troubleshooting eventually. Here we are some of the most common concerns and frustrations related to molded candle making.


Why the Knitting Crocheting Business is Seasonal

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:19:48 +0000

Similar to snowboard sales, the knitting crocheting business tends to be seasonal with a successful sale period taking up about six months of the year. The autumn and winter months comprise the bulk of the demand for knitted merchandise. Depending on the area of the country where you live, this season can be either longer or shorter. For instance, in the dry western areas of the United States, the season for knitting and crocheting profits would be clearly shorter, since the demand for the product simply would not exist very long. Nevertheless, in the north-eastern part of the country such as the New England states, the seasonal demand for knitted products might be slightly longer than the typical winter and autumn seasons combined due to more frequent cold and rainy temperatures.


How to Make Money Selling Homemade Crafts

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:54:50 +0000

If you are a creative individual who is looking for a way to make money while working from home, you may want to think about crafting. Selling homemade crafts is a simple way to make money doing something you love. Nevertheless, there are important factors to think about when deciding to start an at home crafts business.


Home Based Custom Embroidery Digitizing Business

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 07:57:41 +0000

Computers are everywhere and can be used for virtually anything including digitizing embroidery designs. An automated embroidery machine will create your finished product in less time with a more finished appearance and less work on your part when it comes to the actual stitching. However, embroidery digitizing involves a fare amount of skill and not something you can jump straight into without some training.


Tips on where to Sell Handmade Crafts

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 07:18:42 +0000

In order for your crafts to sell, you need to choose the right marketing path in which to sell your hand made beauties. For instance, if you are person selling handmade wood furniture, you are most likely not going to make much money selling those pieces in a flea market that primarily sells small inexpensive crafting items, such as candleholders or place mats, and so forth. On the other hand, you can make money at a place that promotes itself as a vendor of all different types of crafts. You need to know your market before you try to sell.


Home Candle Making Business Resources

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 06:45:41 +0000

Even experienced candle makers once had to conquer the candle making learning curve. No one just automatically knows exactly how to make the perfect candle. All candle makers have to learn the process and seek information and instructions to perfect their techniques. With all of the resources available today, just what is the best way to go about learning the craft of home candle making?


Photo Cross Stitching as a Home Based Craft Business

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 05:42:22 +0000

For the experienced cross-stitch fanatic, the same old patterns that you can buy at the craft store may seem boring and out-dated. If you are looking for something newer and more exciting, consider trying photo cross-stitching. You can change favorite photos into beautiful works of art with some time and patience.


How to Define the Target Market for your Knitting and Embroidery Business

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 05:13:38 +0000

An important part to any business start up is defining the market for that business. The same will be true for your knitting and embroidery business. Defining your primary market essentially means that you doing the work to figure out the people that will purchase your products. By defining the market for your business, you are making it easier to do conduct business. In the process of doing this for your business, you might find that there is no market in the area that you wish to conduct business. Knowing this will help you to better place your products.