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Last Minute Holiday Sales Tips

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(author’s forward: even if you are out of stock or finished with your holiday sales, read this article because you can do the same thing for Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day. It WORKS. Many crafts people report making more money in a few hours this way than at a huge craft fair.) It’s just days […]

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A Holiday Invitation

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It is the season of bright lights and holiday cheer. The streets and buildings of New York City are sporting garland, twinkling lights, exotic window displays and Christmas trees of all sizes. Magazines feature Christmas decor and recipes and the Christmas specials are already on all the television channels. It brings to mind my view […]

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Time for Santa to Check His List

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Christmas is fast approaching and that means checking that list one more time to make sure we haven’t forgotten anyone! This is most certainly true for Santa Clause and that is why December 4 is officially Santa’s List Day! So, which side do you fall on; naughty or nice? Either way, what better way to […]

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First Month Free! December Love

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This Promotion Has Expired In the spirit of the Holidays, Handmade Artists’ has decided to give away one free month to all new vendors that sign up in the month of December 2012. This promotion is only available to new vendors that sign up for a monthly subscription, new annual subscribers are not eligible. This […]

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Fabric Covered Candle Tutorial

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With the Christmas holiday fast approaching, I thought I would share this quick and easy tutorial for decorating a simple candle. These make creative, affordable gifts and can be coordinated with anyone’s decor, or use a bit of holiday fabric to spruce up your holiday decor. Find a candle shape and size that you like. […]

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The Christmon’s Tree and it’s History

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The Christmon’s Tree and it’s History Many asked about Christmon’s, or have never heard of them, so here is the History and some pictures. All of them are HANDMADE and should never be sold An evergreen tree, which symbolizes the eternal life, which our savior has won for us, forms the background for tiny white […]

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Blessings… In All Shapes… Colors.. Sizes…

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  I am learning the ropes as far as computers and selling online… and let me just say that I have come across so many fantastic ladies… that are “covering my back ” so to speak… they are helpful.. knowledgeable… kind… considerate… looking out for others… Yes, no doubt there are some that are strictly […]

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What’s It All About… Santa???

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    Here we are only a few weeks before Christmas… what would Santa be doing I have to ask myself… no doubt running around trying to tie up loose ends… finish off last minute requests… wanting to make sure that not a single person is missed or a single wish overlooked… is that what […]

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