Sunday, December 22, 2013

etsy update

It has been a little over 6 months since I opened up my etsy shop and with 7 more sales that I ever thought I would get! Some of my items expired and I choose not to renew them but rather donate them back into the thriftosphere, others I am still hoping will find a good home. I have added 2 new items from my stash. For the new year I hope to learn to be more patient and take better pictures (see the green purse listing) and maybe carve out more a niche than just items from my closet since I am running out of items I want to part with! Overall it has been a good experience and I hope to keep at it.

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  1. I had an Etsy shop a few years ago. I liked the revenue, but hated dealing with shipping. I don't have a scale and always found calculating shipping costs a pain.
    Happy to hear your shop is staying open though…I must admit I've been eyeing that black 80's sweater you've got in your shop…

    Lisa.

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    1. ooh my shop is kinda ghetto that way I don't have a scale and kinda wing the shipping. I am trying to sell flat or easily packaged items since I know from sending gifts how much they usually cost. I have only been off by 50 cents so far so doing pretty good. You can always try on that top it looks so nice it is just a smidgen baggy in the arms for me so that tends to be a deal breaker for me.

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  2. i've been thinking about opening an etsy shop and sell cute kawaii things. but like Lisa said ^^^ I don't want to deal with shipping. The green purse and the earrings look super cute! Also nice to see another Winnipeg blogger <3

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