How To Start Your Own Quilt Shop: Quilting Business Guide
This helpful book will show you how to start, run, and market a successful quilt shop that will have quilters lining up at your front door from the day one…
Introducing… How To Start Your Own Quilt Shop: Quilting Business Guide
It is the definitive guide to showing you the ropes to starting, running, and marketing your own quilt shop. How To Start Your Own Quilt Shop: Quilting Business Guide is a single, 130+ page business “bible” that will show you the fastest way to get it off the ground.
You’re sick and tired of understaffed quilt-shops where the clerks and owners don’t know squat about what real quilters are looking for in a full-service quilt-shop.
That’s why you want to take the leap of faith and open your own. A quilt-shop for quilters like you – they have a passion for good quality quilting supplies at a fair price. And, a quilt-shop that offers great instruction for quilters of all levels.
Maybe you’ve just started to explore the possibility of opening one to see if you’re ready for the commitment. Or perhaps you know you’re ready, but want to be completely prepared when you begin to look for locations and secure some financing.
Here is a summary of the benefits you receive:
1) Comprehensive manual
General biz books don’t go into enough detail about the specifics of opening, running, and marketing a successful quilt-shop. This book delivers the step-by-step instructions you need to get it up and running in the least amount of time.
2) Written with the novice in mind
Never run a business before? You don’t have to worry about getting bogged down with over-complicated terms or unnecessary information. This book provides an easy-to-read primer to help you through some of its difficult concepts.
3) Excellent marketing section
Without customers, your quilt-shop will quickly die. That’s why there’s an entire section dedicated to marketing it. You’ll see which advertising and promotional techniques will the most useful and effective methods of getting the word out about it.
4) Industry statistics and demographics
It’s tough to market it unless you know what your average customer looks like. Discover some interesting facts about the quilting market, and how you can get involved in this $21 billion plus market.
5) Packed with valuable resources
There’s no way that any one book can give you every little bit of information you will need to run it long term. So, you’ll be provided some additional resources that will give you more information about some key concepts, including running a biz and finding suppliers.
6) How to get financing and write a biz plan
Probably the scariest part of starting a new biz is getting the money together for the initial inventory and improvements on the space. Advice on how to pull together a biz plan that will go a long way towards getting the loan you need for it.
7) Quilting classes primer
Most successful quilt-shops consider quilting classes to be the most effective method of generating new biz. You get some great tips on how to run an effective class, including how to fill seats again and again.
8) Day-to-day advice
Running a business is not a walk in the park. In fact, it can be one of the most difficult things you’ll ever do. But, with the right planning and attitude, you can take a lot of the “sting” out of the more mundane tasks, like record keeping, accounting, hiring, and more.
9) What to order
You know you want your quilt-shop to be a “cut above” the rest you’ve frequented. A lot of what people will think about it will be tied to what kind of inventory you offer. Not only will you get a list of some of the items you should have, but also a sample budget.
10) Working with distributors and manufacturers
There are distinct differences in how you go about ordering your inventory – either direct from the manufacturers or through a fabric and notions distributor. You’ll get tips for working with both manufacturers and distributors (and which is better!).
11) Store layout advice
You may have an exact idea of how your store should look, and exactly what the theme of your store will be. In this book, you’ll get some great advice on how to get the quilt-shop of your dreams, and how to lay it out to make the most use of the space you have.
And much, much more…
Now, you’re probably wondering how and why we can do all those things.
It was written with the novice in mind. You know quilting and love your hobby. But, you may not know how to begin and run a successful biz. This book is designed to give you that knowledge and to help you decide if you want to make that leap from quilting hobby to full-service quilt-shop owner.
WARNING: Do NOT buy any Quilt-Shop-Business-Guide unless it meets the following 3 criteria
There is a lot of confusion surrounding the field. 3 criteria or elements you absolutely, positively must have in any solution you obtain:
Comprehensive Guide: You need to know how to name your biz, register it, structure it, run it, and market it. This book gives you this basic information geared towards it.
Information on Running Your Quilt-Shop: One of the things that can kill a biz faster than a natural disaster is not knowing the ins and outs of running it successfully. This book provides insight on the ins and outs of running a successful quilt-shop.
Marketing, Marketing, Marketing: Without a doubt, good marketing can help you create a successful quilt-shop. This book offers the top methods to get the word out about it and drive swarms of customers through your front door.
In summary, here’s what you get:
You receive the complete How To Start Your Own Quilt Shop: Quilting Business Guide with over 130 pages of information. You get proven, tested advertising and marketing strategies geared towards quilt-shops. And you get a list of some of the most valuable resources for your new quilt-shop.
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How To Start Your Own Quilt Shop: Quilting Business Guide