Crocheting is fun, relaxing, and you get to make beautiful things with a hook and yarn. You post a picture online showing your friends and family what you just made (or learned to make!).
Next thing you know, people are sending you messages asking you to sell them your creations.
Why not? Some extra cash would be nice AND you get to do what you love. Sounds about right?
Selling Crochet is a fun endeavor. You get to pick the patterns, yarn, price, and how much you want to sell.
Since there are many people are selling on Etsy and Amazon....
In a highly-competitive environment,
Let me just tell you a few things:
You are your work are highly valuable
You are meant to stand out for what you do
Don't settle for less
In order to sell your handmade crochet, YOU need to stand out within the crowd. There are THOUSANDS of pages where people just like you are posting their items, hoping to sell them.
Only SOME actually sell.
The secret? 6 key points to Sell Handmade Crochet
Guide to Sell Handmade Crochet
1. Pick a Niche - Focus on ONLY one type of item or even ONE pattern.
2. Take beautiful pictures -- see this post where I show you how to take the BEST pictures of your items.
3. Choose KEY words used for your listings
4. Charge 2 times your cost
5. Choose pretty packaging
6. Pick a time of the month (or quarter) where you plan on shipping