29 Tips for Craft Fair Vendors

It is always handy to have a list of tips on what works well as a craft fair vendor. If you are new to craft fairs, this information will be extra helpful. Being comfortable with multiple ways to prepare and arrange your displays is an advantage for all vendors.

In addition to covering the principles of setting up a craft fair booth, colorful photos from actual events illustrate the points. Even better, they may trigger a different approach for your own booth. You never know what could inspire a fresh idea for your handcrafted displays.

Crafters are creators, and ideas are our business!


Meet Brenda DeHaan

Brenda DeHaan is a wire-wrapper, writer, and K-12 librarian. She’s been selling jewelry at craft fairs since 2012. She spends a lot of time straightening chains at craft fairs and books on library shelves.