Home made dreamcatchers & vases, how much should i charge?

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by shay20, Sep 24, 2010.

  1. shay20

    shay20 Shay's Flock of Fun

    Jul 31, 2008
    in the wild, Mass
    Ok so i made some dreamcatchers with my own birds feathers, they are about 8 to 10 round and then feathers comeing down, i am not sure how much to charge for them, what sounds like a good price to you guys?

    i also made some feathered decorative vases, i bought the vases already and then decorated them with my own birds feathers, again what do u guys think would be a good price?
     
  2. How much did it cost to make them?
     
  3. shay20

    shay20 Shay's Flock of Fun

    Jul 31, 2008
    in the wild, Mass
    The vases it cost me about under $2.00 for each.
    teh dream catchers about $3.00 each
     
  4. suzyq53511

    suzyq53511 Drowning in Chickens!

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    I sell my dream catchers for 10ish but its up to you!
     
  5. Sooner

    Sooner My kids Mom!

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    I would like to see pictures.
     
  6. firedancer57

    firedancer57 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I do a lot of scroll saw/frett work and the rule of thumb that I follow is: $ materials + X hrs @ minimum wage.

    If your dream catchers material is $2.00 and say it take you 1 hr to complete at $7.25 so now it actually cost you $9.25 to make add you mark-up at 1.65% and your SR would be $14.98.

    Hope it helps.
     

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