11 Cute and Easy Crafts to Make and Sell

crafts to make and sell

Katarina Radovic / Stocksy United

Gear up for your next community craft fair with some fresh ideas. These ten easy crafts are perfect to make and sell, and your friends, neighbors, and community members will appreciate these cute creations. Pick your favorites, or make them all if you're ambitious–either way–your craft booth is sure to be the talk of the town.

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    This marbled phone case is a more modern item to add to the usual craft fair spread, and an excellent chance to get your teens a little more interested in community activities than usual. Grab some plain phone cases for cheap at a local store, and maybe even check to see if craft stores carry plain cases for crafting purposes!

    Marbled Phone Case from The Spruce

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    Kathryn Vercillo

    This is an unbelievably easy crochet craft with an incredibly cute result. Ever make your own baby cocoon? Here's your chance to make it the next big hit at your local craft fair. Just a few easy steps to swaddling your little ones in a sweet little bundle of love.

    Easy Crochet Baby Cocoon from The Spruce

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    Stephanie White

    Here's a super easy spring or summertime craft fair item–a graphic picnic blanket! If you're a first time crafter or perhaps just not a natural sewer, follow this easy step-by-step guide to making a functional, fun, and warm weather craft to sell at your local fundraiser.

    No Sew Graphic Picnic Blanket from The Spruce

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    Rita Shehan

    Here's a craft that never gets old–a wooden gratitude wall decoration! A craft fair classic and a homey favorite, nothing is better than a simple and cute reminder of what matters most. Reclaimed wood is a look that never goes out of style!

    Wooden Gratitude Wall Hanging from The Spruce

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    Marie Lebaron

    Get some little helping hands in on making this one. Mini hand-painted garden pots can be home to a cute succulent or flower and are a perfect craft fair sell. Perhaps try some on-site custom painting for a fun way to get your customers interested!

    Mini Flower Garden Pots from The Spruce

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    Stephanie White

    This is a perfect craft for right around the winter holidays. If your community is hosting a Christmas fair or any winter event, these handwarmers will be a huge hit! There's nothing like a handmade handful of love during cold months!

    Cozy Hand Warmers from The Spruce

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    Bring the tropics home all year round with this very chic gold leaf art print, easy to make and very in vogue. This is a great way to up your game from classic craft fair finds to something a little flashier! Experiment with different leaves and floral designs to spice things up.

    Gold Tropical Leaf Art Print from The Spruce

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    Mollie Johanson

    Embroidery is an excellent way to upcycle old clothing items and accessories that are collecting dust around the house. Use this cute foliage pattern on an old hat or purse or scarf to make your throwaway items into someone's new favorite craft fair find!

    Foilage Embroidered Hat from The Spruce

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    Katherine Lee

    For fall fairs and back to school events, these homemade pencil holders with matching pencil toppers are a great way to start the year off right. Make them in any variety of colors and shapes and you've got a winner!

    Matching Pencil Holders and Toppers from The Spruce

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    Leah Jubara

    A simple gift to make for selling around Valentine's Day. A cute knit heart is a great gift for little kids or a sweet reminder to a spouse or partner, and so easy to make. Whip up a whole bunch of these and get crazy with colors and patterns to make your craft stand pop!

    Cute Knit Heart for Valentine's Day from The Spruce

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    The Spruce

    Kid-made paper maché bowls are a very sweet idea for crafting fair flair. These make for great jewelry holders or just adorable decoration, and are a perfect way to involve the young ones in the craft-making fun this year!

    Pretty Paper Maché Bowls from The Spruce