The month of May was pretty decent for the booth. Still a long cry from our $2000 goal, but whew! Compared to April, it’s a fortune!
Etsy, on the other hand, as hard as it is to imagine, was even more dismal. I still take most of the blame there. My inventory is still way down, predominantly things that have been relisted a a few times awaiting the right person to find them – and things that really just need to be put out to pasture – but I’m gradually adding to it. When I say gradually, I mean reallllly gradually. Maybe 4-5 items a week. As of this writing, I think I’m back up to 173 items in the store. I’d love to have 1000 items in there.
So. Let’s start with what sold in the booth, shall we? Continue reading
My booth sales and Etsy sales for April 2017
Egads! What the heck happened to April?! There are always ups and down in the vintage and antique selling business. Any business, actually. But April 2017 – for us – was HORRIBLE! Alarmingly so. Like, I’m still reeling and shaking my head and wondering what happened? Continue reading
Wow! What a busy couple of months it’s been! Conducted back to back estate sales. It’s just two of us prepping and pricing, so we have to work extra hard with long hours. Ricky and I did manage to get the booth stocked up during all this, though and booth sales were decent in March. Thought I’d do a quick report on what sold in the booth in March. (If I get a chance – got to start prepping another, massive sale this week, actually should be there right now – I’ll do a March Etsy sales update, too.) Continue reading