Today’s guest post is by Julie. Julie or “J” is a 30-something tech professional pursuing financial independence through side hustles in Seattle, Washington. She is the creator of the Etsy Printables course, host of the financial independence podcast, Fire Drill, and personal finance blogger at Millennial Boss.
Bachelorette parties are the new avocado toast and could be standing in the way of homeownership according to Today.
I believe it and I’m not ashamed to say I profit from it too. My side hustle is selling accessories to women headed to bachelorette parties and it’s profitable.
I sell gold foil temporary tattoos on Etsy with funny sayings such as “Bride Tribe” and “Wolf Pack.” They cost me very little to have made and the markup is insane since there is so much pressure on bridesmaids to create the perfect night out. They are willing to pay more for throwaway items like these tattoos and other party favors. (more…)