Shell Frame Tutorial & Tips {Handmade Gift}

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Need an idea for all those shells you collected?  This is one of my favorite ways to use shells!  These shell frames make wonderful handmade gifts for anyone on your list. Here’s a little project that would be great to do yourself or with your children over the summer. What a wonderful way to remember… [read more]

Instagram–15 Quick Tips to Get You Started

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Are you on Instagram??  I’m growing to seriously love it!  What’s not to love when it involves pretty photos from people all over the world…Instagram rocks! I thought I’d share a few tips I’ve learned along the way to help you get started on Instagram.  You quickly find yourself enjoying this super fast growing form… [read more]

Tons of Fabric Storage Inspiration & Tips {Get Organized}

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Fabric Storage Inspiration & Organizing Tips Fabric storage and organizing is such a challenge!  I can always use helpful tips to keep my love of fabric from taking over! The next time you’re at a garage sale or thrift store you’ll want to grab any old cassette holders…this is a fabulous way to keep fabric… [read more]

25 DIY Home Organization Ideas

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Oh my gosh, have you seen all the cool DIY home organization ideas on Pinterest?  Could you use a little organization like me?  How do things get soooo out of control? Handmade Meets Home Organization I love pretty boxes and baskets, but I hate to pay for them.  When you need 10 boxes at once… [read more]

Are You Being Yourself Online?

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{You Are Beautiful by Fresh Words Market} No woman is an island. We may wish we were on an island, but that’s a different story altogether. The point I’m making is that we’re all part of a community, or more accurately a number of communities. We’re friends, daughters, moms, etsy sellers, craftahaulics, vintage freaks, bloggers,… [read more]

The 10 Secrets of Successful Blogging

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Pin It Here is a method that is helping thousands of Etsy sellers reach a wider market using their blog as a marketing tool. Identify a niche that you love and expand on it. So if you love printables and that’s what you sell, expand outward to organization or home decor. Find a large niche,… [read more]

The Secret to Success Without Genius or Money

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{Image via typeeverything.com} I’ve been writing this blog for about three years. Want to know something awesome? A surprisingly large percentage of the people I first “met” in blogging about Etsy are still creating and selling online. They still have Etsy shops. They still have blogs. They’re still going strong. Some of them have had… [read more]

Etsypreneur {Weekly Business Update}

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Most of you already know that we have changed up Etsypreneur.com and it’s now all about Etsy business with a daily newsletter full of inspiring information to help your business grow.  Well, not JUST grow…skyrocket to become the business of your dreams!  Not everyone’s dream is the same… Your Business Made to Order – What… [read more]

Slow Sales? Kick It Up A Notch With 11 Easy Tips! {Etsy Business}

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{Art by Raw Art Letter Press} When sales slow down, it’s time to kick it up a notch! For whatever reason, everyone experiences slow times with their shops.  Take advantage of this time and prepare for those sales to come. You’ll be glad you did! Here’s a few tips to get you going…in no particular… [read more]