Are you a crafty person that
also loves working with silk flowers and arrangements? Then this is the
perfect business for you!
For this business, you will
use your creativity to make unique wreaths in different colors and styles.
You can use dried herbs, silk flowers and more, it all depends on the
style you choose or that your customers request. If you feel you need
more help with your design skills and creativity, most local craft shops
host classes for wreath designing, be sure to check it out in your area!
You can purchase the supplies
for your wreaths at wholesale cost, cutting down the prices to make each
wreath. After finishing, each wreath design, take a picture to make a
portfolio of all your different designs to show your potential customers.
This business model is great for selling your wreaths on eBay, friends
and family and also local craft shows and the like.
*Positive: This business can
start part time from your home to make some extra money but also has the
possibility to expand to full time if properly marketed. All you really
need is a flair for creativity and working with flowers.
Some of the supplies needed
for this business are glue and glue gun, pruning shears, dried flowers,
decorative accessories, display rack, flexible wire or hangers and anything
else you will incorporate into your wreaths.
*Negative: As with any business
you will have, your competition and it will take you time to get your
name out there. Start by giving a few of your wreaths, as gifts, friends
and family will be sure to ask where they got their beautiful wreath!