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Why are our Scrunchies so Expensive?

I know you probably think our scrunchies are expensive. Please remember it cost to get the materials to make it along with the cost to ship the items. What you get is the best quality I can make them. These are handmade with a sewing machine. I have never had a scrunchie fall apart yet so you are getting a quality item.

Are my scrunchies perfect? No but I keep trying to make them the best of my abilities. Are you going to be able to see where I had closed the scrunchie up with. Yes most likely but I try to find a thread color as close as posssible to the color of the fabric. I am not perfect. Could I have hand sewn them. Yes, but the quality would not be there compared to using a sewing machine. It takes longer to hand sewn than it does to use a sewing machine plus I have found the quality of my own hand sewing is not as good as if I used a sewing machine. I rather make something that is of a quality product to where the scrunchie is not going to fall apart.

I have looked around at other handmade scrunchie businesses and I have found that my prices are still cheaper than some of the other businesses out there doing the same exact thing I am doing.

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Getting to Know the Owner of Sparkal Time

I figure that it would be best that I write some things about me so that you can get a feel about who I am and what Sparkal Time is about. From time to time, I will give tidbits about who I am when I think about it.

First of all, my name is Melissa. I am a quiet person and I do have a shy side. Once I get to know someone, then I am not so quiet.

I do have a regular job outside of Sparkal Time. Right now Sparkal Time is a side business as sales are not regular as of this writing. Even after I get regular sales, there is still a chance I will still want to keep my regular job. I hope eventually Sparkal Time could be my main source of income.

When it comes to the crafting I do, I learned on my own with a little help with Youtube or other tutorials out there. I try to improve on my own to make it better than what is shown if at all possible. The more I learn, the better I get.

When it comes to the items I make with fabric, I only pick fabric that I like. I really do get excited about different patterns.

When it comes to our scrunchies, the plain colored ones will always be available, but the patterned ones will usually be available on a limited basis. I wish I could keep the patterns longer, but it depends on what is available. I find patterns I love and I find that they are discontinued.

When it comes to all of the items in the store, there is a limited stock. Once I know a item is popular, I will make sure there is a higher stock level so there is no delay in delivery. I will try to keep adding items to the store as I make them. There may be times you won’t see anything for a while and then all of a sudden, you will see a whole bunch added. A lot of times I make a whole bunch at the same time as I buy things in bulk when possible.

When I am not crafting or working, I play video games. Right now I only play games on the computer though but its fun and relaxing most of the time.