Category Archives: Learning the Ropes at Etsy

Tips, ideas, and discussions about opening and maintaining a shop at Etsy.

Have You Seen the Larger Featured Images at Etsy Yet?

Over the last couple of days, I began seeing Etsy shops with one large featured image and some smaller ones off to the side of it and I was like, Hey!  How come my Etsy shop doesn’t look like that? … Continue reading

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Now Only Available in Three Sizes – Making Decisions for my Etsy shop

Wow!  This morning I started crocheting Bootie Soles in quantity and I couldn’t help but notice the enormous size difference between the smallest and the largest sizes that came with my new favorite pattern. It made me realize that if … Continue reading

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Becoming a Photographer – when all you want to do is crochet

The time has come, the crocheter said, to talk of many things: Of shoes, and ships, and sealing wax, and taking good enough photos to add interest to my upcoming Etsy shop.  And this crocheter, is starting from ground zero … Continue reading

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