First Trade Stand of the Year

First Trade Stand of the Year

Event in Wolverley On Sunday 2nd June I attended the Wolverley Country Craft Fair and Fun Dog Show with my trade stand. It was really nice getting the trade stand back out again, especially after last year's disaster, when the gazebo blew over by a freak gush of wind. Just before Christmas, my wonderful husband found another gazebo online that was second-hand but was better quality for a not such a bad price, so off he went in his truck to pick it up. Networking "Much prefer to talk to people than sell to them" Usually, I attend these local events to network with people more than sell to them, as I'm pretty useless at being a sales person and would much prefer to talk to people than sell to them. As long as people are taking an interest in what I'm doing and take a card (just in case), then that makes me happy. Products & Services on offer I made some different coloured stirrup keyrings this year,...
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Spring Craft Fair 2018

Spring Craft Fair 2018

Craft Fair Sunday's are usually a day of rest for me and a time to catch up with the family before the working week starts again on a Monday, but today we had a table at a spring craft fair not too far from home. Networking Group A year or so ago I joined a free networking group called Networking Mummies (Wolverhampton) or NMW for short. Initially, I met them online via their Facebook group but eventually when my day job allowed it I attended a couple of their meetings that took place at a local hotel. The group membership is mainly of women who have their own business as well as juggling a full-time career and/or children. The group arranges seasonal events for the members to take part in where we can sell our wares or showcase our business service, whichever is most appropriate for us. Bantock Park The Spring Craft Fair was taking place at Bantock Park in Wolverhampton and is the first...
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