Overview of this Business:
If you are creative and love making crafts and working with your hands, this could be an enjoyable business for you.
Pros of this Home Business:
- If you're creative and have a flair for design, you'll use it every day.
- Your creations can bring joy to other people.
- Your services could be in high demand around gift-giving holiday times, but birthdays and anniversaries present demand year-round.
Cons of this Home Business:
- You'll need an adequate supply of materials on hand at all times.
- You may need climate-controlled storage if your gift baskets will include perishables.
- Competition may be stiff in your area. Research carefully.
What You Need to Get Started with this Home Business:
- A good idea of who your potential clients will be and how best to approach them and win their business.
- A high level of creative talent and a flair for design.
- Patience for those times when your designs didn't turn out the way you wanted them to.
- A strong personality for working with people and getting to understand what they want.
- Potentially a backup materials supplier for busy times.
- Inexpensive and reliable means of shipment/delivery.