6 Things a Newbie Etsy Shop Owner Should Do

Six Etsy Tips to Opening Your New Shop  When I first created my Etsy shop, The Gretchen Collection, I had been accepted as a seller at the Apex Peak Fest and wanted my artwork to have an online presence to make my business look “legit.” So, I took a few pictures of my artwork and quickly slapped them on Etsy. …

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Looking Back at Vend Raleigh’s Holiday Sip and Shop 2013

What a great night we had together promoting mom-owned businesses and the Helen Wright Center for Women on November 15th! I really enjoy getting the word out about our community of Raleigh area Mompreneurs and this was a great way to introduce our Vend Raleigh Business Directory to Wake County consumers that didn’t know this new resource was available! Thank …

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3 Things an Etsy Shopper Should Look at Before They Buy – Etsy Blog Series

Tips for buying on Etsy from an Etsy shop owner. Supporting small businesses is very important to keeping main street America alive and growing.  You are helping someone pay their mortgage, buy food for their family and helping keep someone’s dream alive.  The best thing you can do when you are looking for gifts or crafts and supplies is to …