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Old 02-24-2018, 04:32 PM
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My MIL is wanting to sew something new for her holiday craft bazaars this year. Does anyone have any suggestions??
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Old 02-24-2018, 06:25 PM
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Not sure what extent she wants to go with size of items but holiday mug rugs sold in packs of four flew out the doors at a guild bazaar last year. She can get really creative with appliqués or paper piecing stars...lots of options.
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Old 02-24-2018, 06:32 PM
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Dolly quilts. Small, quick and easy.
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Old 02-24-2018, 07:18 PM
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my family always clamors for more bowl cozies and our guild has great success with bags--either zipper topped or those that use a piece of metal tape measure to snap close.
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Old 02-24-2018, 10:29 PM
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Fleece hats, scarves and mittens.
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Old 02-25-2018, 02:53 AM
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Table runners - reversible for holidays. Tote bags. Pot holders.
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Old 02-25-2018, 07:15 AM
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I can offer what Did Not sell well at our last craft bazaar (2017):
Clip-on hand sanitizer caddies
Fabric coasters
Fabric bookmarks
10 minute table runners
Even when these items were marked down considerably, they still sat & were eventually donated.
Maybe this will save your MIL some aggravation. Good luck! I hope she does well.

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Old 02-25-2018, 08:06 AM
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Some thing that I always look for (and have never found) at a craft fair is a pouch for my cell phone. I would like to find one I could hang from my waist band, not belt. Don't know if they would be too time consuming to make or if they have been tried before and not sold.
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Old 02-25-2018, 08:54 AM
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My niece did craft fairs and Saturday markets. Her best seller was a zippered cosmetic pouch. Roughly 4x6". She sold them for $8 each in the Midwest.
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I like the idea of a dolly quilt.
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