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Etsy and Copycats - The Problem of Design Stealing on Etsy

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Etsy and Copycats - The Problem of Design Stealing on Etsy

If you sell on Etsy and become even marginally successful, it is a given that you will encounter copycats. Design thieves. Unimaginative pathetic morons. Whatever you like to call them.A few months back I came across a seller that offers leather luggage tags. Every single design was copied from an established Etsy seller. They copied six of my designs.When I asked them to remove the listings, they replied “but i want to said is design myself”. (seller is located in China).No. You did not design it yourself. Copying my exact listing titles is a dead giveaway that you copied the...

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Who or What is Successful on Etsy?

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Who or What is Successful on Etsy?

How do you define success on Etsy? Is it possible to make a living on Etsy? Yep. My main Etsy shop shop grossed $90,000+ revenue in 2015. In 2016, my sales have increased by 33.41%, well on track to clear $120,000+ revenue in 2016. But how could I ever know if that is considered to be “successful” among the 1.5 million sellers on Etsy? Etsy’s new rules allow for the use of manufacturing and staff (gasp!). If I am doing $100k a year as a single maker operated business, there must be hundreds of shops making 5x-10x that amount. It...

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Leather Luggage Tag Wedding Favors - Personalized Design

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Leather Luggage Tag Wedding Favors - Personalized Design

Leather Luggage Tag Wedding Favors with personalized names and date exclusively from Exsect Inc. Find them here: personalized luggage tag wedding favors    

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Personalized Sunburst Brown Genuine Leather Camera Strap

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Personalized Sunburst Brown Genuine Leather Camera Strap

Personalized genuine leather camera strap in sunburst brown by Exsect Inc. found exclusively on Etsy. Premium full grain genuine leather camera strap. Meticulously hand dyed with only non-toxic leather stain for an vintage antiqued sunburst look. Hand sealed with exclusive Exsect Inc Leather Conditioner for a beautiful dream soft camera strap with superior strength. Gorgeous metal (NOT PLASTIC) black hardware, clips and rings. This camera strap arrives flexible and hand broken in! This genuine leather camera strap is 1" wide.The metal clip and ring set measure 2' long on each side for a total strap length of 40". Some style cameras...

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Tiny Leather Keychains Are My Obsession

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Tiny Leather Keychains Are My Obsession

I cant get enough of super tiny leather keychains. When I have extra time (which is rare) I click out shapes and make lovable little keychains. Here is there newest one:       This lil' love measures only 1.25" and is thick cut from huge 8/9 oz hides, this tiny key chain will last GENERATIONS. Super lightweight to not weigh down your keys. Split ring hole is reinforced with a matching silver grommet.

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