Quilt Marketing

Second in importance only to the sign outside your quilt shop are the signs inside your quilt shop. For the signs lining the walls and shelves of your quilt shop business will either give your customers the information they require to make a purchasing decision or confuse them to the point that they throw up […]

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NOTE FROM CHUCK: This week’s article is inspired by a question from one of the Quilting Biz ezine readers. With her permission, I’ve reprinted her question and my response to her for your benefit.


Finding the perfect name for your quilting business is similar to parents seeking the perfect name for their newborn. But while parents can pick any name under the sun – with the aid of baby name books, co-workers and family – you will face several limitations because of trademark law.


If you own a quilting business, then you should make an attempt to give your business an online presence in addition to your bricks-and-mortar presence. You may think you don’t have what it takes, but there are some great options today that make it easy for even the most technologically-challenged of us to develop a […]


Selling Your Quilts on eBay

by Charlotte Colmon

If you’re looking for ways to sell your quilts to a worldwide audience, then eBay is the site for you. As the most popular shopping web site on the World Wide Web, you can be sure that the people who visit eBay like to shop – and there’s plenty of opportunity to sell your quilts […]

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With a quilting business, especially a quilt shop, you will need to regularly expand your product offerings if you want to stay ahead of the competition. Doing so not only means coming up with ideas for new product ideas that will enhance your business, but also putting in the research needed to introduce only those […]


Quilt shop owners live for the seasonal craft fairs and trade shows that allow them to showcase their goods. But if you decide to attend one of these events – and why wouldn’t you? – remember that the convention center or auditorium will be packed with men and women displaying their finest quilts and quilting […]