Things to sell for extra money - Content Raj

“Take two ideas and put them together to make one new idea. After all, what is a Snuggie but a mutation of a blanket and a robe?” This phrase gives us an idea that, there is a market for each and every product whether you’ve made that product from the old stuff or you’ve bought that product from the market. As it is said, “To make new stuff you need a good imagination and a pile of junk”. If you’re creative and want to earn some extra cash, then this article is just for you. With the help of this blog, you will get a glimpse of 10 categories of customized ‘physical things’ that you can sell to make extra money.

Homemade Jewelry


Jewelry is always in demand whether it is new trending or whether it is old-vintage. But, nowadays, people are making jewelry at home with the help of polymer clay, beads, shiny stones, crystal, leather, metal wires, etc. for this you need to look at some of DIY’s online and use your imagination to make an unique and new style jewelry. One of the major advantages is that it is easy to pack and you can take it to some reusable craft fairs or make some extra money by just selling it online.

Unique Home Décor


People are more preferring old and classy look instead of trending and standing out of the crowd look. You can make unique home décor with the help of:

  • Teak wood
  • Paints
  • Photographs
  • Fabrics and many more…

And the best part is not necessarily it has to be a wall décor you can just make it sit still on a side table, bookshelf, or nameplate.

Scented and Colored Candles


You can create amazing candles with the help of oil pastel crayons and with the help of few drops of essential oil. You can even decorate it with cinnamon sticks. Nowadays, people are making candles from egg-shells, tea-cups, and jars.

Bathing Soaps\Glycerin Soaps


You can make handmade soaps with organic products or just by melting glycerin soaps by adding food colors. You just need few things such as:

  • Glycerin soap
  • Color
  • Essential oil
  • Molds

You can create outstanding soaps with the help of it, and sell it online these various products would attract kids more and it will be a great start for your business.

Woolen Items


If there is someone at your home who knows sewing than it would be great for you. You can make a few things to get some extra money post sales such as:

  • Woolen tops, mufflers, and sweaters
  • Pillow covers
  • Blankets
  • Holders
  • Pouches and many more

You can even make various costumes for kids also.

DIY organizers


Each and every one of us must have cornflakes boxes or some trash cans but do you know you can make amazing organizers by just arranging them and sticking them together. You can make following things such as:

  • Utensils holders
  • Boxes
  • Pencil holder
  • Storing products

This idea can be unique and more effective to attract a few customers’ interests to help you get some extra money, and take a creative product home for themselves.

Decorative items

You can decorate items such as:

  • Dishes
  • Cups
  • Glasses

You can melt candles in wine glasses and reuse it. Decorative old dishes, mugs, and glasses make great gifts.

Creative Paper Goods


You can create products such as:

  • Planners
  • Checklists
  • Notebooks

You can sell them digitally and can create a digital file that the customer can print.

Decorative pins

You can decorate old pins by making origami and painting it.

Pets Essentials


People love to spend more time with their pets, you can make:

  • Beds
  • Clothes
  • Collars
  • Socks
  • Hot glue lockets, etc.

This will stand out from the crowd and would be beneficial for pet lovers.

Let’s Earn Some Extra Money!

Once you have created the items you can sell it online or you can go to fairs to sell it, this would be a great start for some of the people who don’t believe in reusing old stuff and spend their money on new ones.