Okay, I got taken.
↑ This will not be me.
←That one, I can’t promise.
Your comments seem to cover EVery angle–you’re the greatest!
I do understand shop overhead and have never begrudged anyone making a profit–but there seemed to be no respect given toward MY time, artistry, or profit…
I guess I should have included last post that I DiD in fact talk to her about readjusting my price (and why) if she wanted any others.
I explained how previously (with better quality suitcases) it’s taken me just more than an hour to complete this project,
~I’d round it to the one hour PLUS materials–$35.
*With adjustments to be made for any unforeseen issues, of course…
She declined. Draw your own conclusions.
Believe me that I’m not in the habit of taking advantage but,
since she didn’t ask for the salvage back
-and I ended up much underpaid in the deal-
I decided to turn the cut-offs into a project…make up some of my losses.
-So with this 1st, I fitted it out with pine, added flea market hardware rings to the ends, and trimmed the edges with a soft braided ribbon. I think I’d like to take another approach for the 2nd perhaps–?
I’ll wax the entire piece, inside and out, before putting it to use or up for sale...make up for the beginning of this story.
~A fun place to throw your keys and phone end of day…
~Or to catch the TV remotes…