Ready to see what Etsy news and Etsy trends were breakout stars in February and March 2021?

Grab a seat, pop some popcorn, and let's get to it! ⬇️ ⬇️ ⬇️


Common Patterns:

✅ Black History month – celebrate Black-owned shops and messages of equality this season!
✅ Craft kits: Many people are still in lockdown...give your customers something fun to kill the time!
✅ Coin necklaces and gold are on 🔥🔥🔥 Get IN on the minimalistic jewelry trend by offering more delicate gold bits and bobs!
✅ Botanicals: It's about to be spring, so let's give buyers the burst of spring style they're begging for.
✅ RAINBOWS – because we're all ready to see the light at the end of the storm.

Visit Etsy's trending page to explore what's trending in YOUR NICHE:

Editors’ Picks - Etsy
Find the perfect handmade gift, vintage & on-trend clothes, unique jewelry, and more… lots more.

Common Patterns:

✅ Delicate gold jewelry – there are TWO in the top 100 right now! If you can sell minimalistic jewelry customers will clearly go nuts for it.
✅  Personalized items AGAIN...buyers want to put their name on it!
✅ Masks, candles, and personal makeover items continue to kill it on Amazon. (This trend is ⬆️ since fall 2020). People want to remake everything: their homes, their minds, and their look! Offer customers easy ways to upgrade whatever they want on a whim – with the season, their mood, etc!

Visit Amazon Handmade's top 100 page to explore further here:

Amazon Best Sellers: Best Handmade Products
Discover the best Handmade Products in Best Sellers. Find the top 100 most popular items in Amazon STRING(guild-store-name) Best Sellers.

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What We Talked About This Month:

These free articles are just waiting for you on the blog. Grab 'em all HERE (or by clicking below) ⬇️ ⬇️ ⬇️

The Myth of “Good Enough” Photography for Your Etsy Shop
Are your Etsy photos good enough? If just a few sales every month is all you need, then they probably are. But if you want to boost your Etsy sales, then your photos can ALWAYS improve. See what happens when you edit your photos in today’s podcast about selling on Etsy.
Etsy Ads vs Etsy Coaching: Which is Worth the Money?
Let’s compare the cost of running Etsy ads to the cost of trying an Etsy Shop coach. If you want to promote your Etsy shop, Etsy ads might seem like an easy way to get it done in one click. But which investment will make you more money over TIME? Let’s find out.
Want Etsy Photos Done for You? Creative Market can do that!
Feel like you’re a terrible Etsy photographer? Wanna make your Etsy products look UNBEARABLY beautiful, but not sure how to make it happen? Today we’ll talk about Creative Market, the tool I used to cheat my way to perfect photos on Etsy.
Why is it TAKING So Long for Etsy to WORK??
Should you give up on Etsy if it doesn’t start working right away? How long until your first sale on Etsy? If your Etsy shop isn’t doing much, you might be really worried, but this article will help you decide whether your shop is normal or not.
Etsy News and Trend Roundup January 2021
Ready to see what Etsy news and Etsy trends were a big deal in January 2021? We’ll review the trends that will boost your Etsy shop faster right here.

What Paid Members Earned This Month:

Our paid members got BUTTLOADS of Mini-Courses this month! We focused hard on SEO, fixing issues that BLOCK sales entirely, and making sure you're up-to-date WITHOUT all the extra effort (phew!)

Here are the goodies only available to MEMBERS ⬇️ ⬇️ ⬇️

This ONE Etsy SEO number matters WAY more than visits or views!
This month’s Etsy course is HERE and it’s all about the ONE NUMBER that will make or break your Etsy shop. See how to boost your conversion rate in today’s step-by-step Etsy SEO exercise.
Should You Have a Wide Variety of Etsy Items?
Should You Have a Wide Variety of Etsy Items or Start Multiple Shops? Eclectic shops might seem like a good idea, but find out if they actually SELL in today’s replay!
Live Etsy Shop Critiques: Printables, Paper Products, and Sneakers
Watch our Etsy coaches critique five different shops: from paper products to printables, stickers, and sneakers! Watch the replay and see if your shop is making any of the same mistakes!
Live Q+A Replay: Do Videos for Etsy Listings Affect Your SEO?
Should you be adding a video to your Etsy items? Will that boost your traffic and SEO? Find the answer to this and your other burning Etsy questions in today’s live Q+A replay!
What’s Clogging Up Your Etsy Sales?
Not sure what’s wrong with your Etsy shop? See what happens when you apply a simple system to finding the problems in your shop. After DOING the work in this course, you can expect more sales in 1-3 months.

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What Do You Get as a Birch Please Member?
Ready to SKIP OVER the “trying everything” phase on Etsy and just get to the part where you SEE a difference? Get access to an Etsy coach each month and finally see what it’s like to grow on Etsy!

From Our Free Sellers-Only Community

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✅ Get help with things like suppliers, resources, and shipping. All you have to do is ask!

✅  Reminders about Etsy trends, content, and changes AS they happen. (Reminders happen on your phone, because you're modern human and you deserve to be treated like one!)

🚫 My Etsy coaches and I ARE NOT AVAILABLE in the free community, but we do have moderators who make sure info is CORRECT and helpful!

We *kick out* members who do not play by our rules (read: INCLUSIVE, kind, and helpful = 👍), so the free community will always be a safe, non-toxic place to chat with Etsy sellers 😊

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Birch Please Seller Space
Here’s what you’ll get if you join us for free: ✅ Access to other Etsy sellers who UNDERSTAND what you go through everyday! ✅ A place to get advice, ask questions, and see what other sellers are doing that WORKS. ✅ Get help with things like suppliers, resources, and shipping. All you have to do is a…

REMINDER: Start Prepping EARLY for these BIG SELLING Holidays in 2021 ⬇️

🐇 Easter (April 4th)
👩 Mother's Day (US: May 9th / UK: March 14th)
🌈 Pride Month (June)


Etsy Tells Us: Home Decor That's Selling NOW

Should you be selling candles this year??

Corona has led to an INSANE level of hyper-focus on home decor...How your surroundings feel and how they make YOU feel really matters when you're at home 24/7.

Buyers are looking for NEW ways to decorate, and Etsy is covering all the top sellers for you HERE. ⬇️

Home & Living: Category Insights, Trends, and Tips
Find the perfect handmade gift, vintage & on-trend clothes, unique jewelry, and more… lots more.

One of the big items that's trending this year is candles...

And as it turns out, you can add these to your shop in the CLICK of a button, even if you've never made a candle before in your life.

Printed Mint just started offering candles as one of their Print on Demand items at the end of 2020:

Try Printed Mint Candles HERE.

So there's no excuse for missing out on this trend!


Did this Etsy Trend Digest Help You?

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Email Digest - Birch, Please!
See what’s new and trending on Etsy every month. We do the research for you, all you have to do is read about what’s new⇣

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Enjoy!