Turn your crafting hobby into a side hustle with these 20 Easy DIY Crafts to Make and Sell for a fun and creative way to earn some extra cash!
Need to make some extra cash? DIY Crafts can be a surprisingly lucrative side hustle, and if you enjoy crafting, it can be loads of fun, too!
Here are my Top 20 Picks for the Best DIY Crafts to Make and Sell. These DIY Crafts have been proven to sell in all types of markets throughout the year – not just at Christmastime – and can turn into lucrative side hustles or even full-time work from home jobs!
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Etsy printables are a really great passive income source (i.e. make money while you sleep). Since you’re selling digital downloads, you make the design once and can sell it again and again.
Once you create a best seller, you can keep the product up there with minimal maintenance and continue to bring in sales. It’s also a really fun way to get your creative juices flowing!
Selling on Etsy is super easy and affordable. We pay just $0.20 for each listing, and Etsy takes just 5% of each sale as a service fee.
We just started selling, so this is still just a side hustle for us. Some other Etsy sellers have turned selling printables into a lucrative side hustle or even a full-time business.
Kevin Jones is another Etsy seller who has made about $8,000 in his first 18 months on Etsy.
While there are 6-figure Etsy sellers, Kevin’s experience is much more common for someone just getting started.
Once you get your shop up and running, use a free tool such as eRank to see how your sales compare to competitors.
Love to make intricate crafts? Consider making jewelry. Here are some creative ideas:
With our fast-paced lifestyles, everyone should take some time to relax. An excellent way to take some time out is with Moisturizing Bath Bombs.
Bath Bombs are surprisingly easy to make with a few inexpensive ingredients and tools:
Promote them as gifts, and sell them in bulk for bachelorette parties and other big events.
Everyone needs blankets to cozy up when it’s cold outside. Put your crafting skills to good use with some of these surprisingly easy projects:
Store bought vanilla – even pure vanilla extract – just can’t compare to homemade! And it couldn’t be easier to make!
You just need 4 things:
Reusable bags and totes are great for carrying just about anything, including your groceries, and are much better for the environment than disposable bags. Here are some of my favorite DIY bags:
Reusable produce bags are another must-have for eco-friendly grocery shopping. Here are my top two choices:
This cute and functional bookmark design makes a great gift for bookworms.
Make these festive and colorful headbands by the dozen in no time with this easy DIY.
Depending on your woodworking skills, you might be able to make showstopping designs like these:
Sweet-smelling candles are super popular, and these are even better, made with all-natural ingredients and scented with essential oils. Plant Therapy is my favorite essential oil brand – they’re affordable, top quality, and conveniently available on Amazon.
If you’re looking for a project that is easy and cheap but looks like something you might buy in a store, I’ve got the perfect one for you! These watercolour painted mugs have a marbled effect and are also dishwasher and microwave safe.
Give your kitchen some style with Mason Jar Soap Dispensers! They’re inexpensive to make and brings the perfect vintage touch to your space.
Follow these easy step-by-step instructions to learn how to make them.
Knit and crocheted coasters are a unique way to protect your tables, but these ornate designs and vibrant colors go beyond that to become a statement piece perfect for any decor.
Find the tutorial for these Rainbow Coasters and more knit coaster ideas here.
Make your own easy Sun Catchers with coloring pages in less than 15 minutes.
With the chic necklace display on the right, jewelry storage becomes an art piece in its own right. The massive storage cabinet on the right is for consumers with more jewelry than they know what to do with.
Here are more creative ways to store rings and earrings.
Tie dye has been around for decades now and somehow still remains as popular as ever! Here are some of my favorite tie dye projects, but really, the possibilities are almost endless!
This cool retro design can be used for any cold weather occasion from Christmas to birthdays and even Valentine’s Day!
With these 20 Easy DIY Crafts to Make and Sell, you can earn some extra cash and actually have fun doing it!
Scale your business, and you might even be able to make a lucrative side hustle or quit your day job!
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