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« Reply #90 on: November 09, 2006 11:49:23 AM »


 Hope this helps!!


Very helpful! Thanks so much! For some reason I just couldn't visualize how the bottom would stand.  Smiley   And the diagram is very helpful since (normally) I'm a visual person.
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« Reply #91 on: November 12, 2006 04:19:46 PM »

Thanks for all of the wonderful ideas and pictures. I just started selling my wares at the local Farmer's Market here in Bellingham, Washington and all of the fabulous advice and info I found here on craftster really helped me to be totally prepared! Here are some pics of the display I came up with.

I used a 4 foot folding table covered with an old seventies table cloth and a 5 foot ladder with shelves placed across the steps. It is really sturdy and very easy to set-up and take down.





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« Reply #92 on: November 12, 2006 07:49:34 PM »

I love your ladder idea! It is great for when I don't need booth walls. Thanks!!
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« Reply #93 on: November 13, 2006 11:10:48 AM »

I LOVEthe ladder idea!! I never would have thought to use that! Good one!
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« Reply #94 on: November 13, 2006 02:20:27 PM »

I may have to incorporate that ladder idea into my set-ups!  I LOVE the color of it.

Here are some from my second show.  I share booth space with a friend that sells jewelry, I do purses and accessories. 

Here is the 8x10 booth:


Here's my side showing my purse-rack.  Behind that is a clothes rack for fabric for custome orders.  Suprisingly, I get more custom orders than I outright sell purses:


And here is my table detail.  Most things either have tags attached describing how to use the product, or there is a tent card with description.  Some things, like my diaper bag and cosmetic case, have props in them, like a sippy cup and diapers to show the pockets are big enough for those items, and a makeup brush and bronzer to quickly show it's a cosmetic case.


Here is my friends side.  I have more detailed pics if anyone wants to see them, but I think this one shows everything pretty well.
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« Reply #95 on: November 20, 2006 06:35:34 AM »

What a great informative thread! I have my first craft fair next Sunday. Boy am I nervous - and excited. I am not even at home this week so I am crafting here(my mother's house -I have to be here to nurse her after surgery) and dh is making a display at home. Hopefully! I emailed him this thread to give him ideas. A table(6ftx2ft) will be supplied.

I don't know how busy it will be - I just want to do it and get it over with and get the experience. I sell jewellery by the way.

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« Reply #96 on: November 20, 2006 09:11:04 AM »

me too. I'm a newbie to craft fairs and its this Sat! I'm scared but just want to get it over with!!! I think I'll make a mock table and post it later, to get some feedback...

Thanks for the lovely ideas all!
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« Reply #97 on: November 20, 2006 10:27:34 AM »

My neighborhood had a little craft fair as part of their Fall Harvest Festival and here is my humble set up....

Two tables and a ladder (a guy walked by just as I snapped the picture he is in front of the ladder!)
I used table cloths in fall colors because it was a fall harvest festival.

That's my hubby in the background being goofy!  Roll Eyes



The ladder:
This was a GREAT idea!
I put fancy bulletin boards and a cookie sheet of magnets on it.



Table shots:




I made some resin Christmas ornaments and displayed them on a silver mini tree.


I got so many great ideas for set up by reading this thread that I had to post pictures!
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« Reply #98 on: November 20, 2006 04:59:03 PM »

I sold my stuff for the first time this past weekend. It wasn't really a fair or bazaar, but my friend's salon was having a customer appreciation day. They were doing makeup and hair demonstrations and there was a DJ and food. There weren't a lot of people  there to shop, but none the less, I made $47. I was happy that I just made back my table fee. There was 1 other girl selling bags, but they were store bought bags that she embroidered.

I wasn't sure about my bag set up but it worked until I can get something better and more bags. This set up of a clothes rack with bungee cord and clothes pins were perfectly fine for the size of the show.

My entire set up.


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My table.. too small, but okay for my first time... hairbow holders, make up pouches, stationary...
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