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Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:23 PM Re: Important update regarding our fees

Thank you Rita for the nice words of understanding Read more...

Wed Aug 14, 2019 06:35 PM Re: Important update regarding our fees

Thanks for the info! I'm looking forward to seeing and using the redesigned site. I understand changes for pricing structure. I also understand the post from MsRainesSewingRoom. It was the constant changes on another platform that also lead... Read more...

Tue Aug 13, 2019 08:36 PM Re: Important update regarding our fees

I as I'm sure everyone understands it must be expensive to run a platform as this one. Any estimation when the new design will be implemented,
I have to be honest here, This is not a business for me but more of a hobby, I don't expect to... Read more...

Tue Aug 13, 2019 01:46 PM Important update regarding our fees

Hi guys,
As you know, we've been working on the site redesign for a while now. We are also working on expanding our current platform, so we could host a number of related niche marketplaces, while keeping iCraft focused on handmade art and... Read more...

Mon Jul 8, 2019 07:04 PM Re: My First Sale!

Thanks Shelly and Ms. Raines for the congrats!!! You're most welcome, GrammaChebby! Will be adding a back link to your store in my listing description along with a listing photo of your new store banner and avatar. Blessings ~ Rita Read more...

Wed Jul 3, 2019 09:28 PM Re: My First Sale!

Thank you Rita for helping me set up my store with the banner and avatar. I love them both and was very happy with your fast and friendly service. Read more...

Sun Jun 30, 2019 11:46 AM Re: My First Sale!

Congrats on your first iCraft sale Rita!!!!!!
So Happy for You Read more...

Sun Jun 30, 2019 08:42 AM Re: My First Sale!

Yay!! Congratulations - Rita Read more...

Sun Jun 30, 2019 08:04 AM Re: My First Sale!

Thank you! Read more...

Sat Jun 29, 2019 11:19 PM Re: My First Sale!

Hi RIta,
No, you don't usually need to do anything. It's possible that there was a delay in getting payment status from PayPal.
And congrats on your first sale! Read more...



Article in Toronto Star. In the News


September 20, 2010 - Online sites let Artisans reach around the world
by The Toronto Star

iCraftGifts.com has been mentioned on the front page of the September 20, 2010 Business section of The Toronto Star, as one of the places to sell handmade online.
Read more >



Article on Mashable.comJune 18, 2010 - 10 Great Websites to Buy Handmade Goods
by Mashable.com

...If you just love homemade and handcrafted treasures, or if you’re a seller looking to get your goods out there, here’s a list of 10 great sites (in alphabetical order) that you might want to take some time to check out. Read more >

Note: they've got our pricing wrong saying that “Starter,” “Professional” and “Elite” packages are then offered from $5 to $150 (Canadian) a month.
Our "Elite" package is actually offered at $12.00 USD/month. See our Pricing Policy for more details.



Be A Locavore of Handmade Goodies!May 29, 2009
- Be A Locavore of Handmade Goodies!
by Canartisan.blogspot.com

.. So what happens when we combine our love of unique hand made goodies for ourselves and our homes with local shopping?  We get places like iCraft which I've just discovered.  It's Canadian, out of Toronto and is the latest kid on the block in online handcraft venues.  It's a really visually appealing site and I'm hearing good things about it.  



Utilize Help and Information From Your Selling Venues May 20, 2009 - Utilize Help and Information From Your Selling Venues
by GalleriaLinda

One of the ways online sellers can benefit from marketing and selling success strategies is through the selling venues that they use. You can find a lot of selling, promotional, and marketing tips in the venue's documentation that is very valuable!

The forums on each of the venues becomes a treasure trove of shared experiences about everything for selling online. Use it! Even if you just read, you will gain such valuable information that you can use. Read, read, read.

Today, I want to introduce the Sellers' Boot camp going on right now at iCraft.ca!

April 13, 2009 - An interview with iCraftGifts.com
by Byhand.me

iCraftGifts.com is a Canadian based selling venue for handmade products. Their goal is to connect artists, designers and craftspeople to those who appreciate their work.

January 18, 2009 - Etsy Alternative #7 - iCraft
by Etsybitch.blogspot.com

In this continuing series, we bring you a review of alternative selling venues, website hosting services, shopping carts, and basically anything else that you can use to sell your lovely handcrafted goods. Next up - iCraft.



About.com - Tammy's Jewelry Making Blog: Another On-Line Jewelry Selling Outlet.March 10, 2008 - Tammy's Jewelry Making Blog: Another On-Line Jewelry Selling Outlet
by About.com

In my web wanderings, I happened upon a relatively new site that looks like it is in many ways similar to Etsy.com. It's called iCraftGifts.com, and it is yet another outlet that those who sell their hand-crafted jewelry may want to check into.




iCraft Creator Reviews


A collection of websites and personal blog posts from iCraft Creators. Read about their opinions, comments on various articles, thoughts on products, and anything else they have found interesting while being part of the iCraft community.


March 14, 2009 - Know Your Selling Venues: iCraftGifts.com
Craft.ca keeps on their toes with new and exciting features on their still young web site.

February 5, 2009 - You Must Go See iCraft's Front Page Feature Header!
Craft.ca keeps on their toes with new and exciting features on their still young web site.

December 28, 2008 - shinyadornments.com/wordpress
In a previous post, I provided a list of venues for artists, artistans and artisan crafters. This week I’m profiling another of those sites on my blog.


December 13, 2008 - Another look at iCraftGifts.com
Last month I reviewed iCraftGifts.com, a Canada-based handmade commerce site with a clean, professional look.

November 3, 2008 - bloghandmade.blogspot.com
iCraftGifts.com is the latest international player in the online handmade market. Based in Toronto, it has quite a few features that larger sites still lack...


April 30, 2008 - limefreckle.blogspot.com
I have a new venue for selling my jewelry at icraftgifts.com I'll be posting more in the days and weeks to come...


April 24, 2008 - inkonmyfingers.typepad.com
iCraft, the Canadian Etsy
As most of you know, I've been selling my prints on Etsy for a while now, and I'm getting to the stage where I want to expand this endeavour.


April 5, 2008 - mandaladesignstudio.com/blog
Just have to spread the word on a truly wonderful community of artists, designers and craftspeople. iCraft is an online showcase of all things unique and one-of-a-kind.

April 5, 2008 - hummingbirdlady.wordpress.com
New Canadian Venue for selling handmade unique goods with an international flair.

April 1, 2008 - weesweet.blogspot.com
...So to convince myself that I'm not lazy, I opened another shop. This time on icraftgifts.com, an indie sellers, handmade only site.

March 26, 2008 - aurorasgardenblog.blogspot.com
A friend from my Hippiesew group mentioned a new site to sell on that she found...I checked it out.


March 17, 2008 - caffeinatedcrafts.blogspot.com
Last night I found out about iCraftGifts.com! What a great site!! I have opened a shoppe there. You should go take a look at the site.


March 21, 2008 - villa-design.blogspot.com
Back in January, I joined a new selling venture called iCraft, and just this week, the shopping bag is fully functional! What does this mean?

March 15, 2008 - tiffanyteske.blogspot.com
Craft? Yes, yes, I do. Art, craft, fashion, decor. They all seem to be on iCraftGifts.com.

February 18, 2008 - decadence2artbar.blogspot.com
You can now find a selection of my jewellery (and artwork will follow) on the brand new, not even been released site icraft!


January 26, 2008 - talentlab.blogspot.com
New and Canadian!
Finally we got our own Canadian market place to showcase our talents, connect with each other and sell our creations.


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