Maximizing Profits at Craft Shows (Part 2): Displays that Increase Sales

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The next part of this series is focused on creating displays that attracts shoppers- and hopefully turns them into buyers. The more appealing, professional, and organized your booth, the better. You can encourage buyers to purchase your products with the following suggestions: Do a Practice Setup It’s a good idea to do a trial run […]

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Maximizing Profits at Craft Shows (Part 1): Picking the Right Event for Your Business

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Craft fairs are a fun, personal way to get your products into the hands of shoppers while building brand awareness. I’ve sold my handmade jewelry at many shows over the years, so I’ve put together the following series to help you increase sales at in-person events. To start off, let’s look at a few ways […]

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The Top 3 Tips for Running a Booth

The Top 3 Tips for Running a Booth

We all know how crazy busy craft fairs can be. One minute you’ve got your booth all laid out perfectly and you’re waiting for customers to come by, and the next you’re trying to help five customers at once and answer a dozen different questions about your products. It can be very stressful! That’s why […]

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Craft Fair Trend: Tie-Dye!

Craft Fair Trend: Tie-Dye

Are you excited for all of the upcoming spring craft fair shows? I know we are! We’ve been checking everywhere to see where all of our favorite crafters will be and to see what the hottest trends are this season. And the biggest trend that we’ve discovered for this upcoming spring season is… Tie-Dye! Now, […]

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15 Ways to Decorate Your Booth for Spring

15 Ways to Decorate Your Booth for Spring

Good news crafters….spring is almost here! While the official first day of spring isn’t until March 20th, here at CreativeIncome it’s never too early to get a head start on spring. The spring craft fairs are just around the corner, and you want your inventory to be full of all the best and most festive […]

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5 Ways to Effectively Network at a Craft Show

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Craft fairs are a great chance to get your brand and products in front of a wide audience. You’ll meet not only customers, but also bloggers, store owners, photographers, and other people in the craft world. Here are a few tips to help you make the most of your networking opportunities at shows! 1. Hand […]

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22 Crafts: 1 Secret Material

22 Crafts: 1 Secret Material

We’ve been keeping an eye out at all the recent craft fairs and trade shows that we’ve been to lately. And we’ve been starting to notice a growing trend. Have you noticed? Maybe you’re already on board with this trend, and you’ve beat the rest of us at the game. Maybe you’re still trying to […]

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20 Crafts: 1 Secret Material (V-Day Edition!)

20 Crafts: 1 Secret Material

February is here, and you know what that means. Big red hearts, little flying cupids, chocolate kisses… you guessed it. It’s Valentine’s Day season! Every year we get excited to share the love with you through all of our adorable Valentine’s Days crafts. This year, we focused on one secret material that will be a […]

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