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paulcoyne

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1634 days ago

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hey everybody just uploaded my first item for sale on etsy and would love some feedback and guidance…

http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=40280844

-- thats not a mistake... i ment that


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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1634 days ago

Interesting work. It seems like a very reasonable price given the materials and time and unique product.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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paulcoyne

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#2 posted 1634 days ago

Thanks jim that is nice to hear it is always difficult figureing out a price structure…

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MrsN

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#3 posted 1634 days ago

Looks good to me. Your photography looks good. You might want to include dimentions of the cuff links. I don’t know if it is the same, but when I listed my jewelry pieces it was the comment I got the most. (which reminds me I need to finish fixing that…)
Anyway, Good luck with your sales.

-- ----- www.KNWoodworking.com ----- --

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paulcoyne

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#4 posted 1634 days ago

thanks Mrsn i completely forgot to do that but have rectafied the situation and changes have been made, thanks for the heads up

-- thats not a mistake... i ment that

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KayBee

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#5 posted 1634 days ago

Nice picture and nice write up too. I really like how you told about it being recycled wood. The price seems in line for etsy. Good luck.

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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John Gray

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#6 posted 1634 days ago

Looks good and is reasonably priced! Good luck on the sale.

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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NaFianna

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#7 posted 1631 days ago

Love your 1P cuff links and they are reasonably priced, but I suppose you have to start somewhere.

-- Cad a dheanfaimid feasta gan adhmad.......?

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SteveMI

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#8 posted 1631 days ago

The penney link picture will get larger when clicked on and then you can zoom again to really see them. The other cuff link only came up in the same size picture. Try to do the same for the smaller picture.

Think about offering to burn a miniature domino (not the joinery) or side of a dice to the customers choice of numbers. Could be a birthday or special number. You could first drill the eyes a bit and then burn them. Special orders are extra $$.

Steve.

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Lisa Chan

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#9 posted 1623 days ago

The Irish penny links are really neat. I wish I knew someone who wore cuff links!

-- Lisa Chan, custom cafts and yarn accessories, http://www.grippingyarn.com

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Wood_smith

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#10 posted 1623 days ago

I wear cuff links, Lisa… cough, cough…little hint… ;-)

-- Lloyd Kerry; creator of the Kerry-All Pouch, http://www.kerrywoodworking.com

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