Looking over yarnies' (this is what I call super-small indie-yarn-makers) websites today, trying to find just the right ones for A Novel Yarn (my real-life yarn shop), is frustrating.
I love handmade yarn and I love yarnies.
I want to help them all.
I want to see them all succeed.
I do NOT want to say No.
But the most frustrating part is – the yarnies left me no other option.
Based on what they've given me, I can't say yes.
Why am I saying No?
There are 7 mistakes yarnies (and all sorts of crafters) are making, so I turned on my recorder and ranted a bit.
You can download it here: 7 Reasons I Say No
(right click and Save As…to save to your own computer)
The first step to getting your goods onto a shelf in a shop?
Stop doing these 7 things!
The second step:
Figure out what to do, how to do it and how to ROCK it in this Wednesday's class,
How to Rock the Shop.