Small Biz Tips

Are you "selling" yourself short? How to Price your Items

Small Biz TipsChantal MiyagishimaComment

Pricing your items when it comes to handmade is so difficult. It essentially comes down to asking yourself how much you are worth as a person. Too many times I see people pricing their items so low that I know there is no possible way that they can be making a profit and it hands down pisses me off. It pisses me off that they aren't paying themselves what they deserve - as well as it pisses me off that they are straight up undercutting Knitatude and myself.

"Where didya get those pom poms?" A Quick Guide to Asking for Suppliers

Small Biz TipsChantal MiyagishimaComment

You're ready to take the leap, start your own biz, or maybe you're scrolling through your social media feed and really like something that someone just posted. You want to know where they got that yarn, those pom poms, those materials, etc so you head to comment section, start typing and... LET ME STOP YOU RIGHT THERE! 

Let's hit the pause button and I'll let you in on a secret: