Posts Tagged "etsy"


My beloved pug, Maverick, had surgery to remove a cancerous tumor last November. Ever since, his tummy has not been quite right. Once of the suggestions from our vet and online was to use a raised feeder. We started with a box of canned tomatoes, but eventually I needed to actually use those tomatoes! In my Etsy search, I came upon the adorable feeders from Country Man’s Pet Feeder. He created a custom height feeder in the celadon with copper shabby chic style above. And it’s adorable!

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This post is part of a 3 part series on selling your handmade items to brides. Click here to see the rest of the posts.

So you’re onboard and have brainstormed some items you can sell to brides. Now what?

Selling to Brides

If you are already selling on Etsy, you should be optimizing your descriptions and tags for relevancy search. If you sell on your own site, you should similarly be optimizing your descriptions and categories for SEO.

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Cupcakes, flowers, and YAY!Creative Commons License Kisså via Compfight

This post is part of a 3 part series on selling your handmade items to brides. Click here to see the rest of the posts.

In How to sell your handmade items to Brides — Part 1, we talked about selling accessories and clothing for weddings. Now let’s talk about all the fun wedding specific stuff that you can make!

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Creative Commons License Vesna Tiricovska via Compfight

This post is part of a 3 part series on selling your handmade items to brides. Click here to see the rest of the posts.

Wedding season — generally late spring through early summer — is coming up. This means that lots of brides are spending lots of money on unique items for their wedding. More and more brides are turning to Etsy and other handmade or unique sellers to add special touches to their wedding. In fact, there are more and more “alt-weddings” happening and lots of blogs catering to them. Here’s a quick slide show describing these alt-weddings.

The wedding industry is giant and I believe that most handmade artisans can create offerings that cater to brides and grooms during this special time when they are spending a lot of money to express themselves. Let’s start with clothing and accessories.

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