If you are thinking of setting up a business why not consider leather crafts as your initial start up? It requires little investment and you can practically do it at home. All you need to do is get some leather craft kits and start with the basic and common leather things that you can easily sell.
The leather craft business is good because you would be making assorted things out of leather. These are the common things used everyday by most people like leather wallets, purses, belts, fashionable bracelets or necklaces. Most start up kits have pre-cut parts so all you have to do is sew them together as per instructions. Then you can add your personal touches like adding some adornment of glitter, beads or other pretty trimmings to make them unique.
Since you are starting with small items, you can do more of them. The idea is to work on them carefully and intricately. You can have them in different designs, colors and shapes. You can show your finished products to your friends. Usually word of mouth is a good method to spread your business around.
You can also join community fairs or handicraft exhibitions around your area. These are also good ways to advertise your products. You can also link up with a local franchise to sell your products.
Make use of the internet and make your own website about your lit. The internet is the fastest way to link to almost everywhere you want to showcase your products. Take pretty photographs and make good descriptions of your leather crafts so people would be interested in them.
As long as you make your crafts in good quality you will not fail in this business. Most people have a particular attraction to leather because of its versatility, durability and attractiveness. That alone can make your business prosper so keep those factors in mind.