DIY (Do it Yourself) Creations
If you are creative or crafty, you probably have the ability to create products in your home. Here’s a list of a few crafts that could easily be made at home and sold for profit. (I’ll update this list often, so be sure to check back.)
Soap — you can create cold-press soap in your home, using just a few basic ingredients. You could even go green and use only organic ingredients. If you don’t already know how to make soap click here to get an ebook/online video that will show you the soap-making process from beginning to end. Created by a professional soap maker who has many years of experience, this ebook and video will ensure that you know the ins and outs of making soap the right way, and teach you how to avoid common mistakes.
Sewing — if you know how to sew –even if it’s just a basic straight line– you can make money. If you’re a beginner, you can create things like machine quilts, baby bibs, and baby blankets. Those with intermediate sewing skills can create purses, diaper bags, and tote bags. If you have more experience, try making clothing. Search eBay for “diy purse,” “diy tote,” or “diy baby blanket” for ideas, and to see how successful some moms have been doing the exact same thing that you can do.
Candles — candles have really increased in popularity in the last decade. If you’re a candle maker, you have the potential to generate a lot of income with your skills. This ebook can teach you exactly how to turn your candle making skills into a successful business. Includes how to find suppliers so that you can get your supplies at lower prices (thus increasing your profit margin).