I’ve been using Etsy as my e-commerce venue now for about 5 years. I set the first shop, Cool Creek Designs, up in 2011, the second, Country Chic Shoppe, came in 2012, and the third KnobSnobbery, in 2014 ... well, it was 2013, but I revamped it completely so it was actually 2014.
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I saw a piece on the Today show with a gal who gave advice on selling your own crafts, and the venues you could use to do that. I’d never heard of Etsy before, so was excited to check it out.
Well…it has been a slow go. And in all honesty, I cannot say that it has provided me with a great income. After 5 years, my first shop has only sold a little under 500 items. Nothing to boast about there. As the experts on Shark Tank have been known to say, and I had to admit they were right, “This is not a