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Are you wondering exactly WHAT you should be making to sell? Want to stop guessing at what you should be doing, and start feeling confident that you’re making and selling the exact right thing at exactly the right time?

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Kelly Barth Handmade small business owner and coach

Do you want to turn your creative passion into a handmade business?

Then you’re in the right place!

I’m Kelly Barth – a maker, entrepreneur, teacher, and the founder of Cabooties. Oh, and I’m a mom too!

I’ve been selling on Etsy since 2006, Shopify since 2015, and I started coaching small business owners in 2021.

I started this site to help makers like you build the business of your dreams, with a solid foundation to support you for years to come.

If you’re ready to demystify the world of selling handmade goods online without any gimmicks or “hacks” then you’re in the right place!

The journey won’t always be easy, but it’s one worth making and I can’t wait to walk it with you!

You need a plan

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Resources for Makers:

Are you an aspiring handmade business owner, but don’t know where to start? Do you already have an Etsy shop or website, but need a plan to turn your side-hustle hobby into the business you’ve been dreaming of? Check out my latest blog posts for creative entrepreneurs:

How To Find Customers
Building an audience from scratch for your small business Are you having trouble finding new customers for your small business? I know from experience that It can feel impossible to get noticed online, so today I'm sharing how to find customers using my favorite methods to build an audience. In …
Getting Started with Brand Reps and Affiliate Marketing
Use influencers to grow your small business If you're a small business owner who's looking to get started with brand reps and affiliate marketing, you've come to the right place! In this post, I'll give you an overview of what brand reps, ambassadors, and affiliates are, and I'll also provide …
Handmade Wholesale How To For Beginners
A step-by-step guide to selling your products to shops and boutiques Are you a maker who is looking to sell your handmade items to stores? If so, you're in luck! In this blog post, I'll share everything you need to know about wholesaling your handmade items. We'll cover topics such …
My Favorite Sewing Tools
Have you ever wondered what the best sewing tools are? Or maybe you're just getting started with sewing and don't know where to begin. Well, wonder no more! today, I'm going to share my favorite tools for sewing. these are all tools that I use on a regular basis and …
Learn how to sew so you can sell on Etsy
Do you love to sew? Or perhaps you're a crafter learning to expand your maker toolbox before you take the plunge and sell on Etsy? If so, then you've almost certainly been thinking about selling your sewing creations on Etsy. In this blog post, I share with you my favorite …
Start Sewing to Sell Online in 7 Steps
Are you thinking about starting your own small business? Perhaps you're considering sewing to sell online? If so, you're in good company! Sewing is a great way to make a little extra money, and with the right planning and preparation, you can create an income while doing what you love …
What to Make to Sell Like a Pro
A step-by-step guide to getting unstuck fast Do you own or want to start a handmade business? If so, you know the struggle of deciding what to make to sell online. The choices are seemingly endless, and it can be hard to predict exactly what your customers will want and …
How to avoid burnout as a work from home mom
There's no question that being a work from home mom is a juggling act. It can be hard to find the right balance between working and taking care of your family. But with a little bit of organization and planning, you can avoid burnout and stay sane while you juggle …
11 Online Business Ideas to Try in 2022
Are you looking for online business ideas to start in 2022? You're in luck! I've compiled a list of 11 online business ideas that are worth trying this year. Whether you're interested in starting a blog, becoming teaching a course, or launching an e-commerce store, there's something for everyone on …
Six Steps To Start Your First Online Business
Are you a stay-at-home mom with an entrepreneurial spirit? Maybe you're looking for a way to make some extra money, but don't know where to start? If so, this is the perfect time to start your first online business. There are many different types of businesses that you can start …

Small Business Blueprint

Step by step instructions to launch your new business, even if you don’t know what to sell yet


Let’s start building your handmade business together today!