Handmade Business


Welcome to the Small Business Trends handmade business column featuring Handmade Business expert Donna Maria Coles Johnson. This weekly column highlights topics of interest to entrepreneurs and business owners engaged in handmade crafts. Here you will find business issues, legislation, marketing tips, the latest trends and other matters of interest to small business owners and managers in handmade and crafts businesses.

thanksgiving crafts

19 Thanksgiving Crafts to Sell

Nothing personalizes a home during the holidays like handmade decorations, here are some Thanksgiving crafts to sell to make this happen this season.


christmas crafts to sell

52 Easy Christmas Crafts to Make and Sell

As consumers look for original and handmade items for their holiday decorations, take a look at these Christmas crafts to sell when the season rolls around.


halloween crafts to sell

26 Halloween Crafts to Sell

If you want to give your customers original ways to trick or treat people this year, take a look at these handmade Halloween crafts to sell this year.


30 Best Candle Business Stores on Etsy

30 Best Candle Business Stores on Etsy

If you want a bright future, consider starting a candle business. Here are some of the best ones on Etsy to inspire both your creative and business sides.









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