As part of our run-up to the Etsy Christmas pop-up shop at the end of this month, we’d like to introduce some of our sellers to you. We asked them a few questions about their shop, how they became an Etsy seller and their golden tips for online success!
This episode: Karen from KarenMeyers
Karen sells amazingly colourful handbags, hats and accessories made from recycled wool and leather.
How did you choose your shop name?
It chose me!
How did you decide to be an Etsy Seller?
I have sold at fairs and festivals for years and when it Etsy came along it was the perfect way to reach a wider audience.
What do you love most about your products?
I love that they are colorful, eco friendly and useful.
What have been your biggest challenges in running an Etsy Shop?
Marketing my shop on social media, I have a hard time keeping up with it.
What are your best tips for running an Etsy shop?
Add new items often, I find this is the best way to get quality views and hearts.
Come meet Karen, and our other sellers at the Fountain Inn, 12 Regent Street, Cambridge!
29th November 2014: 11:00 – 20:00
30th November 2014: 11:00 – 20:00