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RE: earn money knitting
Posted by: clover04750 (IP Logged)
Date: January 16, 2009 11:11PM

Colleges and schools have seasonal craft fairs posted on the websites from time to time. I keep telling my mother that we should get a table at one, but you have to make sure you have tons of the same product in tons of colors and textures. You can't really take orders. You can also rent tables at flee markets and have yard sales in the summer.

A lot of people sell their patterns/finished products on e-bay/amazon, but they charge a rate for posting. You're better off making a website with pay pal. Just make sure you're really on top of the incoming/outgoing

Craigs list is free for posting products and services, but you have to be very careful about getting your payment (and I'd certify mail or write reciepts to show that they've received the product).

The best way to sell your knits is to sport your gear. When people say, "Wow, that's nice." offer to make one for the cost of materials. Morally, I wouldn't charge someone for my time.

*FYI* Make sure that you're being respectful towards the freebie pattern creators. Micro or macro, when people steal, we all pay for it.



Subject Written By Posted
  earn money knitting terrie 01/15/2009 07:06PM
  RE: earn money knitting clover04750 01/16/2009 11:11PM
  Re: earn money knitting Alex 01/17/2009 01:28AM
  Re: earn money knitting heatherg23 01/17/2009 10:08PM
  Re: earn money knitting terrie 01/19/2009 01:30AM


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