Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Shop Update

Just a quick post to let you know that my Felt shop is now chocka full, just in time for Christmas shopping! I've listed more magnets, hair clips (in small and large) and rings, and finally got around to listing my new tiny Japanese paper stud earrings. Have a great week!

Tiny Japanese Paper Stud Earrings
$16.00
Japanese Paper Magnets - set of four
$13.00
Japanese Paper Ring
$15.00
Japanese Paper Hair Clips - Small x2
$8.00



Thursday, 11 October 2012

Starting out

The Felt team do a round up every week of new shops and I really enjoy having a good look through them all. I know how hard it is to get started in a handmade business, and how exhilarating those first sales are.

I'm continually impressed by the quality of products and listings from new sellers, and here's a few whose work (and photographs) I'm loving - these guys will be racking up the sales in no time at all!

1. Sneaker  |  2. Hand Printed Table Runner  |  3. Coloured Bullseye Felt Brooch
4. Wellington Street  |  5. Eco Friendly Quick Red Fox
6. Edible Wafer Paper Butterflies  |  7. Original Munchbox  |  8. Whimsical Fairy Door
9. Romantic Floral Ampersand Print
For those of you who are interested, my 500 Fan Giveaway on Facebook was a huge success! A massive (overdue) thank you to everyone who entered or shared my posts. Over the five days of giveaways I had 277 entries, and now have 590 fans. I used used Shortstack, to run the giveaway, which worked really well - it was easy to set up, and free to use. I spent a lot of time designing the images for each day, but you could also use it to run a very simple promotion in no time at all. I'm also now only six sales away from the big 500 in my shop, so another giveaway is in the pipeline, hooray!