I’ve been busy making new earrings and listing them but perhaps I should focus more on getting the orders I’ve sold out and then list the earrings after Christmas.
You know what etsy should make? An option to add to a queue. So we can write up the listings and they will automatically publish without us having to be at the computer. That would be splendid.
Want to see the new earrings I’ve been working on?
most of these are already in the shop.
I think the next time I’ll be adding new items is after the new year. We will see.
So I’m trying the ‘Etsy on Sale’ App. Pretty cool if you ask me. The sale ends tomorrow.
To be honest, this whole ‘Sale’ thing has been rough. It’s hard to balance my life with my etsy store. If you ask me, most etsy sellers don’t have their prices high enough (me included!) I’m not getting paid enough for the time I put into it. I’m going to need to figure something out.
Anyway, here are some new necklaces!
They’ll be added to the shop starting Sunday~
Ah, my rocking chair necklace was featured on the front page of etsy again.
That’s the second time this week. (:
Thank you so much TheFancyLamb ♥
Thanks to LongWinterFarm my rocking chair necklace was featured on the front page of etsy!
LongWinterFarm has a gorgeous shop, I’m always eying their delicious body products. mmmm
Thanks again! It means more to me than you know ♥
Earlier today, I handed in the photos I took on my Halloween shoot. It was my first ‘professional’ shoot. I learned a lot. Most importantly I learned that I am capable of taking nice shots and I should be charging more than $35 an hour (don’t worry, it was a friend of a close friend, I was worried about charging too much. – never again.) I feel a lot more confident about it and maybe when I feel like I have more free time I’ll look into doing it more.
The photos we were taking were for senior portraits. Look at these pretty ladies:
These girls are not only beautiful, they super sweet and really fun to work with!
Over the weekend I took a lot of new pics for the shop, I just love the way they look:
That background is that old chest I got at the antique store. I love it; it’s my favorite. It makes a beautiful rustic background.
I was looking at my shop today -with all the different backgrounds. I feel the cohesiveness come back with more of the wooden chest backgrounds. I should really redo all of the photos. (*Etsy tip: ALWAYS be willing to change your shop; specifically the looks. I think it’s super important to always be willing to redo your photos and striving to make them better. This, in my opinion is vital.) One thing was off. The banner. I hate changing my banner but I knew I had to. I decided to stick with something simple:
I like it. I should redo my pictures so they look like it. Ah, so much time goes into this. I know I’m getting paid a lot less than minimum wage. I should really increase my prices. I put so much into this. I am learning.
For all of you etsy sellers:
You deserve more than you think; it’s easy to underestimate yourself.
Try your best to not fall into that trap. You know what you put into it.
I’ll be adding them soon to the shop.
These necklaces are heading back to my shop this week!
send me a convo if you would like to reserve one!