November is definitely turning into a profitable month for me. I received my 3rd online sales order today plus my local yarn shop Wild Yarns sold a skein of my hand spun yarn this month. Sales definitely keep the creative juices flowing and boost ones confidence.
It was a fairly crappy week for me but I stayed focus on finishing the headbands and actually spin up 3 different fibers this week. Yesterday didn’t see any sales for me at the ranch but word is getting out in the neighborhood so hopefully December will see sales for many of us. I do love seeing the baby alpacas and llamas on the ranch every week. We have been lucky to have nice weather (no snow) but sometimes windy thus far. I definitely use my time wisely while there. Be it taking product photos, completing projects or cataloging merchandise.
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I just discovered there is a yarn for ruffle scarfs made out of Mohair and Wool for sale which is similar to the Flounce yarn. Need to find a local source for purchasing and listing in the shop. The purple Flounce scarf I made for my sister she loves and actually wore for her birthday outings. We both love purple!
I have ordered some unique gift tags that I want to include with sales so I am hoping they arrive by Tuesday so I can include a couple in today’s sale. The skeins have been sorted as to which ones need yarn labels and which ones I need to wash/finish/measure. Still need to research patterns for fingerless mittens with a flap cover. I am thinking of making them with the Llama/Soy Silk yarn or Merino wool red. Need to find patterns and send them to my friend for final approval though. Well I am off to clean yarn and post items on Etsy/EBay!