I have tried on-line sales previously, but haven't been entirely satisfied with the effort it takes and the amount of revenue for the time invested. However, all that said, sometimes it is the operator at fault, not the actual system. So, not being one to say 'been there, done that', I am trying once more to offer my textiles on-line, this time via Circle Craft
I spent some time during the show letting the people in my booth know that I was opening a shop on the Circle Craft website, and now I'm letting you, dear readers, know as well.
While I have run sales on my blog previously, it can get a bit overwhelming doing it on a web site that isn't set up to take payment, sort out shipping issues, etc., so I am giving this a go for the coming year. For those of you who are interested in buying something I have woven, you will now have a year of access to an on-line shop. Once I get used to the web site things should get a little easier in terms of the administrivia,
Please note all prices are in Canadian dollars and I'm offering free shipping in North America. I'm not sure how the tax collecting - or not, if you are in the US will work - so if someone from the US purchases, could you let me know if the shopping cart recognizes an out-of-country address and doesn't charge tax? If it doesn't I will have to make an allowance for any tax billed. And let Circle Craft know that perhaps their web site could have a 'no tax' option for out-of-country purchases.
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