10 Most Profitable Crafts to Sell

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I bet you probably have a Cricut machine but don’t know how you can make money with it. Did you know that some of the best money making crafts can be made with a simple die cutting machine?

Even if you’re short on time you can find and create any of these easy craft projects. Many of them are great ideas for hobby crafts. 

Instead of just making them for your hobby, you could also get paid for it. Let’s dive into the 10 most profitable crafts to sell.

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Can you make money selling crafts?

10 Most Profitable Crafts to Sell

First of all, you may be doubting that any of this possible. Like, yeah, maybe other people who are really talented and artsy can do it, but can you do it? Can you make money selling crafts? 

Yes, it’s possible and you don’t have to be the most talented or artistic person to ever practice that hobby to do it. 

Lots of people are selling their wares online and in-person in places like Etsy, Shopify and at local craft fairs.

Even Amazon, aka, the everything store, has a section for craft sellers called Amazon Handmade.

What can I make and sell to make money?

So now that you know that it’s possible, What kind of creative craft projects can you make and sell to make money? Start with what you already like and know how to do.

It’s easier to look at your current hobbies and choose something from that list.  While you can, try to learn a new skill, it will save you time and effort by going with something that you already know how to make.

You can also brush up or improve on existing skills. For instance, let’s say that you make t-shirts with your Cricut machine, and you want to open an online t-shirt shop. 

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What handmade items are in demand?

I mentioned earlier that it’s good to begin with a craft or hobby that you’re already familiar with. 

But what if your hobby is making macrame for seahorses? Hmm, you may not sell a boatload of those anytime soon. 

You want to find that sweet spot between what you like making, what you’re good at making and what handmade items are in demand

Look no further, than those same websites that I talked about above.

Etsy and the find everything online store, Amazon, will show you what’s popular and what craftspeople are willing to pay for.

Look for items with a high number of reviews, and think about where you can fill in the gap. How can you make similar items but adding your own creative spin to it?

Best Money Making Crafts

After you’ve done your research, you can move onto deciding which crafts you will make.

To help you, I’ve created a list of the best money making crafts below.

Get a printable version of this list at the bottom of this post. Just scroll down to find it.

Custom t-shirts

Glitter tumblers

Vinyl decals 

Baby birthday clothing kits

Pet costumes

Leather Keychain

Wooden Name Puzzles

Mommy and Me Outfits

Temporary Tattoo Sheets

Birth Announcement Pillows

If you need resources for getting started, I also have a page of recommended craft supplies.

Use these ideas for inspiration. Remember to add your own twist to anything that you make. 

Offering customization or personalization is a great way to set yourself apart. Adding digital fonts and images in svg format is a quick way to make your crafts more personalized.

If you don’t know how to make svg images, sign up for my So Simple SVG Files course to learn how. I will walk you through the steps to make simple shapes and turn them into drawings and text that you can save as svg files. 

Ready to start creating crafts that make money from home? I hope you feel armed and ready to get crafting and start selling!

If you liked these ideas, save this post to your favorite crafts board on Pinterest.

10 Most Profitable Crafts to Sell

Did you know that some of the best money making crafts can be made in your spare time as a hobby? 

Instead of just making them for your hobby, you could also get paid for it. Let’s dive into the 10 most profitable crafts to sell.

Cricut Crafts

Custom t-shirts

Leather Keychain

Glitter tumblers

Vinyl decals 

Baby Crafts

Baby birthday clothing kits

Birth Announcement Pillows

Pet Crafts