Friday, December 15, 2017

Set aside a weekend for these easy crafts to make and sell. These are the projects you need, if you want to start your first gig in entrepreneurship!

Easy Crafts To Make And Sell For A Crafty Entrepreneur

Who says you can’t put your craft skills to good use when it comes to business? Personally, I’ve gotten a good number of orders on some of the DIY projects below. That being said, here are 55 easy DIYs to help you get started with your Etsy account! Check out the full list to find your favorite easy crafts to make and sell.

 

1. DIY Beaded Bracelets

DIY Beaded Bracelets | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image credits in DIY Projects article

Making custom bracelets is fun, especially when you can customize it in any color and size you want. Take your pick  which beaded bracelet to make and sell, they’re all beautiful!

 

2. DIY Necklaces

DIY Necklaces | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image credits in DIY Projects article

If bracelets don’t appeal to you, try your skills with these DIY necklace ideas. You can actually make both and have a matching set of bracelet and necklace. Jewelry is always a go-to for easy crafts to make and sell.

 

3. Homemade Dog Biscuit

Homemade Dog Biscuit | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via DIY Projects

There’s no better way to spoil a furry friend than by baking them homemade treats. If you can whip more up, sell them to pet lovers in your neighborhood. And if you get lucky, you may supply a pet shop too!

 

4. DIY Makeup Bag

DIY Makeup Bag | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via DIY Projects

If you think Clinique bags are enviable, but not always affordable, this easy tutorial of DIY makeup bag will give the same style without the hefty price. Cute and handy, this sewing project will be a breeze.

 

5. DIY Tote Bag

DIY Tote Bag | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via MADE Everyday

Love bags and sewing? Here’s a project that utilizes the two things that you love. Make it in two versions of DIY tote bag and say goodbye to the pricey store-bought tote bag.

 

6. DIY Picture Frame With Mosaic Tiles

DIY Picture Frame With Mosaic Tiles | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via DIY Projects

Customize and design regular picture frames and sell it for a premium price. I’m sure you’ll have lots of fun crafting while earning with this DIY picture frame with mosaic tiles.

 

7. DIY Flower Crowns

DIY Flower Crowns | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via DIY Projects

Going to a music festival? It’s a perfect opportunity to have fun and earn by selling these lovely flower crowns. It will be a hit!

 

8. DIY Color Block Crayon Candles

Candles are the perfect way to add accents to any room. These color block crayon candles are a fantastic addition to any space, and they’re a great DIY project for recycling broken crayons.

 

9. Fat Quarter Pillow

Fat Quarter Pillow | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via DIY Projects

Every bedroom needs a pillow. So learn how to make a fat quarter pillow and make it every color you want. Then, start your small pillow business!

 

10. Decorative Throw Pillow Covers

Decorative Throw Pillow Covers | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via DIY Projects

Since you already have a pillow, then decorative throw pillow covers will surely jazz it up! You need not to worry about your sewing skills because this beautiful sewing project is quick and easy to make.

 

11. DIY Wooden Dowel Lamp

DIY Wooden Dowel Lamp | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via DIY Projects

There’s always a space for one more lamp in the house, especially if creates such a stunning light effect. This functional home decor is perfect for any room!

 

12. DIY Bath Bombs

DIY Bath Bombs | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image vai DIY Projects

A great gift idea and perfect for a night of relaxation. With endless possibilities, because you can customize it in a variety of styles, scents and colors.

 

13. DIY Fabric Dog Collar

DIY Fabric Dog Collar | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via DIY Projects

Sew up some dog collars and start selling. Make them in various colors and patterns. I’m sure any pet lover would love to have one for their furry pals.

 

14. Gold Foiled Pencil Cup

Gold Foiled Pencil Cup | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Damask Love

This chic gold foiled pencil cup is a cinch to make. Start by spraying white paint on a glass tumbler. Apply thin strips of double sided tape, once the paint has dried. Then, peel off the backing and stick on the foil. Finally, unravel the foil, and start photographing your beautiful masterpiece.

 

15. Monogrammed Clay Keychains

Monogrammed Clay Keychains | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Homey Oh My

When making these keychains, start by cutting the clay into your desired shape. Then, stamp your letters on using a clay emboss kit. Once you’re done, poke a hole at the top and bake it in the oven until the clay has gone hard. When it’s ready, insert a jump ring through the hole on top, then loop in a smaller jump ring as well as a key ring after.

 

16. Gold Dot Champagne Flutes

Gold Dot Champagne Flutes | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
imagex via Lulus

These DIY champagne flutes would make super elegant wedding gifts. Did I mention all you need to do is place a few gold dots using pointed Q-tips and gold nail polish?

 

17. Chalkboard Calendars

Chalkboard Calendars | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Hawthorne And Main

When making this calendar, remember to place painters tape on the sides of the board first. This will help you mark off the chalkboard area.

 

18. DIY Crystal Geodes

DIY your own crystal geode with an eggshell, food coloring, glue, and alum powder. This tutorial uses fake eggshells from Walmart, but if you’d like, you could opt to use real eggshells instead — just be sure to be very delicate when handling them as they tend to break easily.

 

19. Flowery Perler Notebook

Flowery Perler Notebook | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Eilen Tein

Feel a hint of nostalgia as you set your eyes on this flowery perler notebook. By the way, don’t forget to place a weight on top of the perler while waiting for it to dry.

 

20. Scrappy Key Fobs

Scrappy Key Fobs | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Leigh Laurel Studios

These key fobs are a cute way to store your keys! If you’re someone like me, who tends to lose their keys in the bottom of their bag, I highly suggest picking a fabric in a striking color so it’s easier to find. This is surely one of the easy crafts to make and sell since everyone uses keys!

 

21. Clothespin Picture Wreaths

This picture wreath lets you show off your photos without stocking up on too many picture frames. Remember, your main item for this project are the clothespins. So the more you have, the more photos you can display.

 

22. Washi Tape Clocks

Washi Tape Clocks | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Tell Love And Party

Upgrade an ordinary clock with a few strips of washi tape. Go crazy by picking out a design with all sorts of cute and funky patterns.

 

23. Metal Roses

Metal Roses | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via The Happier Homemaker

These DIY metal roses look so punk chic. I especially love how the embossing tool gives a unique texture to the flower petals.

 

24. Cutting Board Clocks

Cutting Board Clocks | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via A Beautiful Mess

Upcycle a cutting board into a DIY clock. You could do this project with scrap board you have at home as well.

Tip: Don’t forget to leave a few points or marks for easier time references such as 12 nn, 3 pm, 6 pm, and 9 pm.

 

25. Convertible Harvest Apron And Produce Bag

Convertible Harvest Apron And Produce Bag | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Adventures In Making

This project is beyond amazing because it’s dual-purpose — a total yes in my book. I’m sure a ton of gardeners will be interested in this kind of apron.

Tip: Get rid of those pesky fraying edges by sewing on a zigzag stitch.

 

26. Lace Up Flats

Give plain flats extra flair by attaching laces on them. They’ll look perfect when paired with a knee-length skirt.

Tip: Sew on pieces of ribbon for the loops. They’re much easier to thread through as opposed to a suede cord.

 

27. Upcycled Paper

Upcycled Paper | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via In My Closet

Did you know you can create your own paper from recycled strips? You can even place some leaves or flowers on it. This is one of the easy crafts to make and sell that you can customize!

 

28. Cactus Pincushion

Cactus Pincushion | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via A Beautiful Mess

These cactus pincushions are so adorable, I can already tell they’ll sell like hotcakes. Fill the cushions with a good amount of stuffing to help the cactus stand upright.

 

29. Wrapped Pencils

Wrapped Pencils | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Sisoo

These pencils look so elegant when wrapped with pretty strips of origami paper. If you’d like, you could even try selling them in packs of 3.

 

30. Gold Dipped Magnets

Gold Dipped Magnets | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Gina Michele

Ensure a clean line by laying a strip of tape down the middle of the nugget. Place a layer of gold paint and wait for it to dry. Then, attach a small magnet to the back.

 

31. Felt Ball Necklaces

Felt Ball Necklaces | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Lia Griffith

These felt ball necklaces are one of the lightest necklaces ever. Another thing I love about this project is its endless possibilities. See them for yourself by experimenting with different lengths, colors, and patterns.

 

32. Mini Succulents

Mini Succulents | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Live Laugh Rowe

DIY a succulent people can display in their homes. Did I mention this tutorial uses egg cups as planters?

Tip: A cactus mix — potting soil, pumice, and coir — is the best soil for succulents.

 

33. Double Decker Quilled Jewelry Box

Double Decker Quilled Jewelry Box | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Vikalpah

This jewelry box is a gem on its own because it holds 3 layers inside. The cup can be used for storing earrings, while the medium and small discs can hold bracelets and rings.

 

34. Handmade Bezel Resin Hearts

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These handmade bezel resin hearts are so intricately designed, with its use of beads, cabochons, and various jewelry pieces. Don’t worry about using too much glue in this DIY, as the glue will turn clear once dried.

 

35. Prism Sculptures

Prism Sculptures | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via The Crafted Sparrow

If you already have an air cutting machine on hand, then this prism sculpture project will only cost you about $3 to make! Just imagine how much you could sell them for online! Need a quick guide? Cut 6 pieces for a cube prism and 3 pieces for a pyramid prism.

 

36. Anthropologie Inspired Matchstick Earrings

Anthropologie Inspired Matchstick Earrings | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via JBH

The secret to make these Anthropologie-inspired matchstick earrings lie in the hammering. If you hammer until the frames lay flat, they’ll become stronger and won’t bend easily.

 

37. Nautical Coasters

Nautical Coasters | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Love + Marriage

All you’ll need for this project are some cork coasters, paint, vinyl, stencils, and a paintbrush. I got to say, I love how this DIY uses both the silhouettes and its cutouts to make the pattern on the coaster.

 

38. DIY Time Out Stool

DIY Time Out Stool | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Christiney’s Crafts

This playful idea for putting your adorable one in time out is a sure hit. This DIY time out stool project is bound to be a great conversational piece that would be an easy craft to make and sell.

 

39. Seat Belt Pillows

Seat Belt Pillows | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via The Frugal DIY Mom

It’s comfy and the kids will absolutely love it. Every kid almost always falls asleep in the car. Perfect anywhere you go to keep kids comfortably tucked in the car.

 

40. Amigurumi Cactus Crochet Pattern

Amigurumi Cactus Crochet Pattern | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Hopeful Honey

Isn’t this Amigurumi cactus just adorable? Make a couple and I’m sure it will sell like hotcakes!

 

41. Braided Headband

Braided Headband | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via P.S. I Made This

It looks so cute! A quick and deceptively easy, yet stylish, DIY braided headband can make a big difference in giving your outfit a trendy twist.

 

42. Strawberry Lip Balm

Strawberry Lip Balm | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Soap Deli News

Swipe on a touch of pink  with this homemade lip balm recipe. Super easy to make with a delectable scent–just a touch of strawberry flavor oil and an optional pink colorant to give lips a sheer to bold color.

 

43. Alcohol Ink Coasters

Alcohol Ink Coasters | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via The Crafted Life

Because everyone needs a cool set of colorful coasters in their home. Get the base tiles plus bonus guide and kick in your crafting!

 

44. DIY Body Scrub Bars

DIY Body Scrub Bars | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Burkatron

Who doesn’t love body scrubs? The best part about this is that it’s all natural. Don’t you want more easy crafts to make and sell that are good for your skin? I’m sure many will love this cool product.

 

45. Cute Charging Station

Cute Charging Station | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via EinGemachtes von Anique

Because practically everyone has a smartphone, this cute charging station will surely help you get started with your crafty entrepreneurship. This is such an ingenious idea you can sew in a flash. Get creative when choosing the fabric designs.

 

46. Superhero Comic Book Magnet

Superhero Comic Book Magnet | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Crafts by Amanda

Deny it as you may, there may be a comic book nerd deep inside you. If you’re planning to go to Comic Con, why not make a batch of these easy comic book magnets? You can sell them by piece or as a set!

 

47. DIY Jeweled Headband

DIY Jeweled Headband | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Pearls and Scissors

A super easy craft project that isn’t just a headband, but can double as a necklace as well. Cool, right? Your inner princess will rejoice at this super cute DIY jeweled headband/necklace!

 

48. Easy Knit Produce Bag

Easy Knit Produce Bag | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Delia Creates

With everyone going green, this is one of the easy crafts to make and sell that will be a hit at supermarkets and other stores.

 

49. DIY Wine Cork Charms

DIY Wine Cork Charms | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via evite

This will make great giveaways for parties and even intimate gatherings. The best part, you have something to create at almost no cost at all!

 

50. Crafty DIY Rope Bowls

Crafty DIY Rope Bowls | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Hallmark Channel

This rope bowl only looks pricey and hard to make, but it’s actually made only with some bowls, rope, and a glue gun. Make your own rustic rope bowls in minutes and you will be able to create a ton to sell in no time. Experiment with different types of rope and jute so you can provide your customers variety of choices.

 

51. Chevron Pallet Mounted Hanging Mason Jar Vase

Chevron Pallet Mounted Hanging Mason Jar Vase | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Unoriginal Mom

I love mason jars and all the crafts that can be made out of it! This Chevron pallet mounted hanging mason jar vase offers the perfect touch of rustic beauty, making it a highly marketable piece. If you have some spare mason jar and pallets, you must give this craft a go!

 

52. Reversible Coffee Cup Sleeves

Reversible Coffee Cup Sleeves | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Crafty Staci

These adorable, customized coffee cup sleeves are bound to be a big seller, because they are brightly colored and machine washable. Every coffeeholic will surely love to have one!

 

53. Wooden Photo Display

Wooden Photo Display | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via The Art Of Doing Stuff

Print pictures on wood with just wax paper and an inkjet printer. EASY and with amazing results! The perfect DIY for unique home decor.

 

54. Yarn Ball Bookmarks

Yarn Ball Bookmarks | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Design Mom

These yarn ball bookmarks are so chic and cute sure to become a bookworm’s favorite. What’s great about this craft? Aside from being very easy to make, these are normally small in size, so you can make your materials go a long way.

 

55. Etched Cutting Boards

Etched Cutting Boards | Easy Crafts To Make And Sell
image via Design Mom

Sharpen your wood burning skills and create some etched cutting boards. You could even personalize them for special orders.

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