3 Things that Will Make Your Craft Booth Instantly Appealing to Customers

You can spend hours, weeks, or months working on your products, but not sell much because of an unappealing booth. This seems unfair, but it’s the truth. The good news is, it’s not difficult to ensure your booth’s aesthetic appeal. We’ve written about craft booth design before, but this time we’re delving a little deeper. […]

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5 Design Trends You’ll See at Craft Fairs in 2015

Have you ever heard of Lidewij Edelkoort? No? It’s time you changed that. She’s one of the world’s most prominent trend forecasters, and as a handmade designer, trends are something you can’t afford to ignore, especially as the outdoor fair and market season gears up. According to Edelkoort, this year’s most popular designs will be […]

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Etsy Interview Series: Meet Jenna Richards

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After attending Renegade Craft Fair Chicago, I just HAD to get to know some of the wonderful designers! Lucky for you, I’ve spoken with many designers, Etsy shop owners, handmade business owners and more. Get ready to learn from the best folks! Today we get to meet Jenna Richards from My Old Kentucky Homespun! How […]

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Hand-Sewn Success: 13 Product Displays and Organizers You Can Make Yourself

The more homespun your booth looks, the better. You do own a handmade business after all! One of the fastest, easiest ways to build things for your display is by sewing them. You can use curtain to create backdrops or a build “walls” for your booth, you can sew pretty fabric liners for the baskets […]

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Etsy Interview Series: Meet Katie Lukes

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After attending Renegade Craft Fair Chicago, I just HAD to get to know some of the wonderful designers! Lucky for you, I’ve spoken with many designers, Etsy shop owners, handmade business owners and more. Get ready to learn from the best folks! Today we get to meet Katie Lukes!  How did you get started with […]

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7 Inspiring Jewelry Displays for Your Next Craft Fair

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I’m always looking for new and unique ways to display jewelry. Here are some of my recent faves! 1. Using a tree branch you can create this organic look with ease. Ocala farm market this Saturday from 9 am to 2 pm #handmadejewelry #ocalaflorida #ocalafarmmarket #ocalasfarmmarket #ocalafarmersmarket #jewelrydisplay #craftbooth #jewelycraftbooth #jewelrybooth A photo posted by […]

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What I Learned at Renegade Craft Fair Chicago

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My mother walked up to a vendor and expressed how beautiful she thought everything was at Renegade. “I spent my entire paycheck before the fair opened.” she replied. I believe it! Renegade Chicago was an absolutely fantastic experience. With so many beautiful minds, ideas, and handmade goods in one room – it was hard to […]

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10 Craft Fair Booths that will Drop Jaws

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Get ready to pick up your jaw from the floor – these are some pretty fantastic craft fair booths. 1. Succulents? Check. Holiday spirit? Check. What more could you need? We are feeling the Holiday Cheer with our new Christmas Tree and garland adorning our booth for today Hand To Hand Indie Market in Downtown, […]

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8 Real Craft Fair Booth Ideas You Can Borrow

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To me, inspiration is everywhere. I look for ideas in everything I see and every place I go. But, I can’t be everywhere at once. There is an abundance of information and things to learn and I simply don’t have the time or energy to spend hours searching for a new idea. That’s why hashtags […]

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Go Vertical at Your Next Craft Show!

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Art fairs and craft shows are a essential parts of most handmade businesses.  Throughout the years I’ve participated in many and am still constantly try to improve my setup to draw in more shoppers.  An important yet easy way to get your items seen more often at a craft show is to use vertical displays!  […]

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