Sunday, June 15, 2008

Great Crochet Links

I'll list here great crochet related links - instructions:

Saturday, June 7, 2008

various bloggers

Link to Etsy Bloggers
Listing of Etsy bloggers:


ETSY related Blogs

The MiniBlog was created to showcase Etsy shops, sorted by category. Each person may only appear once on the blog; so if you have multiple shops, you must choose the one to feature.

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Crafts Blogs I like
Here is some of the crafts blogs I like:

She blogs about her papercrafting:

Landscaping - ponds
I like this blog - if you need a pond in your backyard got to read this:

Tit Bits -
Woman knits herself new tits:


Find crochet and knit-out events and many valuable tips and info:

Friday, May 16, 2008

Portuguese - crochet blog

I stumbled upon this nice Portuguese crochet blog - it also has a traslator:

Monday, April 14, 2008

Friday, April 11, 2008


I have attempted for a while to do rings with wires. At last, last night I made 3 of them. They're not perfect, but acceptable.

I'll add them when i take the pix

In the meantime it's similar to this and they are selling for about $80.00! :

Friday, April 4, 2008

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Etsy stores I like

I love wireworked jewelry. Here is some of the stores i like on Etsy:

Sunday, March 9, 2008

Scrapbooking sources

While driving around town I spotted this company for paper - when i need someday large quantities, to check them out, they are in E Hanover, NJ:

Friday, February 22, 2008

Formula for pricing crafts

From my various notes, here is my notes regarding pricing crafted items:

mail order operations
38% Ad costs
40% merchandise
10% operations
2% accounting
provides 10% profit before taxes

To watch for:
expenditure of payroll
supply costs and advertisement

My Etsy queries

Gift tags:

ACEO links

The ACEO Magazine:

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Online Creative Communities

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Wednesday, February 6, 2008


Jewelry and bead notes

Portuguese jewelry blogger: of star on etsy with hole, this one is sold out

check this out:
1180 bway, 1st floor 779-9888
120 bway 3rd floor

bead stringing - wire: retail gem, lapidary and gift show beads and lampworking needs, supplies, tools

http:/ celtic collection, MD TX , meaning of gems MD wholesale only AZ - figures, shapes, silver for designers...

www.gemorex 55w 47St #950 IN NM fine findings no min TX

www.beadindustries NY 49W 37th St - 15th floor Afghan emerald

Knitting Links and info

Got online knitting class: - hot to knit - beginner knitting in .pdf