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Crafty Business Advice: Make your handmade goods truly unique.

I’ve read your article about pricing, and while I love the theory of pricing based on labor and I agree that my skills should be at least $20 or more, who in the world would pay $60 for a little

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Is it legal to mention the brand name of a yarn in my shop listing?

Today’s Crafty Business Advice Question comes from Heather. I was wondering: Is it legal to mention the brand name of a yarn used when selling an original knitted design? Does this involve copyright law? I hope I am not doing

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Handmade Marketing on a Budget

Today’s Crafty Business Advice Question comes from Ti of NomBieCraftz. What is the best way to advertise on a budget? Social networking is one of the best ways to market your shop, period. And it’s free! Okay, so as the

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How do you set yourself apart from the competition?

Today’s Crafty Business Advice Question comes from Krista of Kihten. How do you anticipate what people want / will buy from the shop & how do you set yourself apart from other people who make essentially the same types of

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Should I leave the tags in a reconstructed garment?

Today’s Crafty Business Advice Question comes from Joy. I had a question about recon clothing.. I have been purchasing gently used thrift store clothing and or clearance items and refashioning them to sell..Do I cut  the tag out or leave

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Howdy, I'm Lex! I'm a craft addict & fashion designer.
This is where I share my DIY tutorials, tips, supply sources and more!

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