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|03-31-2012, 04:06 AM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2008
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Day 1 of Craft Show
I made it to the show today! Guess that kidney stone is gone.
My pics are not too good, sorry. People kept coming by and it was hard to get a good shot. At least you can see our set up. The smiling woman sitting at the end of one table is my SIL Silvia.
Fridge magnets were good sellers. I'm almost sold out.
Not a single bunny dish has sold so far. Thought sure they would go early.
Never know what the customers will buy.
We did sell a variety of $5-15 items, which is ok with us. We made booth rent, Indian business License fees and are still $$ ahead.
Traffic was steady all day. There are 70+ vendors at this show and a good variety of quality items are available.
Saturday should be a very good sale day, according to past history. Here's hoping they run to our booth with $$ waving. LOL
Nancy in AZ
A clean house is a sign of a broken scroll saw!
|03-31-2012, 04:14 AM||#2|
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Mentor, Ohio
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Looks good Nancy. Glad you are doing better. Thanks for sharing your pics with us.
Last edited by DWSudekum; 03-31-2012 at 04:17 AM.
|03-31-2012, 04:25 AM||#3|
Join Date: Jul 2008
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Nice set up. So glad you did good the first day, hopefully better tomorrow.
|03-31-2012, 06:04 AM||#5|
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Hamilton, Montana
Thanked 398 Times in 297 Posts
Good for you on first day paying for the weekend. Glad to hear you are feeling better.
There is a very fine line between “hobby” and “mental illness.”
As You Slide Down the Banister of Life, Pray That All The Splinters Are Pointed The Other Way...
"Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
|03-31-2012, 11:19 AM||#6|
Join Date: Jan 2005
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Glad you are able to get there after all your work getting ready! Hope the rest of the show goes great for you.
|03-31-2012, 02:33 PM||#9|
Laying into Inlay
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Lincoln, RI
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I'm glad you made it to profit on your first day...The rest is all gravy...
Good for you...!!!
Nice looking set up too..
|03-31-2012, 03:17 PM||#10|
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Eugene, Oregon
Blog Entries: 4
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It's great to pay your expenses on the Friday. Typically Saturdays are the busy days.
Is the show in a casino? We did one in a casino once - never again. People are more interested in spending their money in the slots.
Hope the rest of the weekend goes great for you!
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