Saturday, 17 March 2012

Sale today

Well, it was a little disappointing I have to say.  I sold very little - only two bags, though lots of purses and phone cases.  Made about half what I would hope to - but that will still make a difference to the children in Utange.  I like to think of it in terms of children, and the amount I raised today should feed 25 children for a month, or 2 children for a year.  That makes it feel very worthwhile.
I was pleased with how the stall looked, and thought I would share some photos of that.
The whole stall
Main table
The rails on which most of the bags were displayed.
Purses and phone cases
Some of the owl phone cases
The main display of owl phone cases.  I was really pleased with this - it is a metal Christmas tree decoration from Ikea, and I think was just right for displaying the owls (and a few other things!)


  1. Hello! Just wanted to a big thank you for your kind words over on my blog. I absolutely admire the work that you can sometimes be disheartening if the results is not as we expected, but keep at it! It's worth it! Much love and blessings to you! ♥

  2. Thank you Tania.
    I did better than most of the people round me, I know - the problem was simply one of too few customers. Hopefully there will be more people at my next sale!

  3. Congrats on the sales - every little helps doesn't it!

    Just stopped by to let you know that I featured your coin purse on my round tuit post this week!
    Round Tuit 93
    Thanks again for linking up! Hope you have a great week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success

  4. Hi Caroline, don't be disheartened. :-) Agy

  5. Thanks Agy. Hopefully the rest of this year's sales will be more successful. I helped to organise another fundraising event this week and that one was very successful, making up for the disappointment of the sale!