I think offering a fairly diverse range of items at your first craft fair, while keeping the overall "feel" and "style" of your products the same, is the best strategy. This way, you can test what sells best for future and bigger events. I plan to expand Pink Robot's range to include lined baby skirts in fabulous, unusual fabrics- like these two Japanese cotton designs.
Origami crane and blossoms
|A little selection of Crafted Home labels|
The fabric label was super easy to sew on, and there was plenty of room at either side of the text for stitching.
|I made the label a feature of the skirt|
|Giving my skirt a more professional, designer feel|
|Easy to sew!|
I also make baby tutus from soft and fluffy tulle. I decided to add branding to two I made for Heather a while ago, and experiment with the placement of the labels for this review. As a tutu has nowhere "out-of-sight" to place a label, I embraced it as part of the bespoke design. It looks great, and my plan is for people to see the brand name when Heather wears them... a mini walking advert! With that in mind, I sewed a label on to the vest from my peacock collection, to experiment further with position. I placed this one right at the bottom, and it gives the vest a unique look.
|The stitching is hidden in the tulle|
|Pink Robot branded ballet tutu!|
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