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Christmas Cube Lights

Discussion in 'Buy / Sell / Trade - Other' started by tarheelfan_08, Nov 29, 2009.

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Should I make and sell these or no?

Poll closed Dec 29, 2009.
  1. Yes( go for it)

    77.4%
  2. No(waste of time and money)

    22.6%
  1. Nov 29, 2009 at 1:07 PM
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    tarheelfan_08

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    I was in a holiday craft store the other day and I saw these things called Ice Cubes, and I thought they would be a great idea for gifts! Until I looked at the rice and saw that they were $40 dollars. I looked everywhere for these things and no matter where I went they were all extremely expensive. So I came up with the idea of making my own and selling them for half the price ($20)!! I have all of the parts to make them and they would be great gifts! Right now my supplies are limited and I do not want to go out and spend a ton of money to make them and they not sale. So I thought I would ask my friends on here and see if anybody was interested. So if you are then just send me a PM or post on here! And if I get enough positive responses then I will make them and sell them for $20(as long as prices stay the way they are).

    Ice Cubes_small_0.jpg
     
  2. Nov 29, 2009 at 1:14 PM
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    JimBeam

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    my dad made a bunch of these for family friends last year for christmas

    good luck with the drill so as to not crack the glass
     
  3. Nov 29, 2009 at 1:20 PM
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    tarheelfan_08

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    Yea, I went and bought a special bit that is made the drill these! :D First one I did with a regular drill bit and I about lost a hand!
     
  4. Nov 29, 2009 at 1:21 PM
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    Oh yeah guys, these would be great for your girlfriends and wife's!! You could even tell them that you were the one who made it lol!!!!
     
  5. Nov 29, 2009 at 1:54 PM
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    And as an incentive, everyone that votes(yes or no) will be put into a drawing for one free ice cube block. But this is only if I get enough support to buy them!
     
  6. Nov 29, 2009 at 2:01 PM
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    Those would be great gifts!
     
  7. Nov 29, 2009 at 2:12 PM
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    Would you be willing to pay for $20 for one or is that to much??
     
  8. Nov 29, 2009 at 2:16 PM
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    personally i wouldnt buy one but if you can make the same item for cheaper than you can get in a store, im sure you could sell them on here and at local craft fairs or something like that
     
  9. Nov 29, 2009 at 2:20 PM
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    I would, but I don't have any $$ I'd love to get one for my Grandmother for Christmas.
     
  10. Nov 29, 2009 at 2:34 PM
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    I would get one if it was $20 shipped......
     
  11. Nov 29, 2009 at 2:49 PM
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    Well if you voted then maybe you will be lucky enough to get one for free
     
  12. Nov 29, 2009 at 2:50 PM
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    That could be arranged or shipping should be pretty cheap! I will check into that once I begin making them!
     
  13. Nov 29, 2009 at 3:31 PM
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    I voted no just because I don't know what the hell its purpose is...
     
  14. Nov 29, 2009 at 4:04 PM
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    It is for decoration. My mom has one on all of the bathroom counters and she stuck one under the tree to look like a lighted present. They are really nice and look great in all homes!
     
  15. Nov 29, 2009 at 4:53 PM
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    Looking like I will be making them!
     
  16. Nov 29, 2009 at 4:58 PM
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    i say hell yeah go for it. any way to make a few bucks and have fun doing something in the process is always worth it.
     
  17. Nov 29, 2009 at 5:09 PM
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    Now that I have decided to make them, the question is...who wants one???
     
  18. Nov 29, 2009 at 6:44 PM
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    Anyone want to place an order??
     
  19. Nov 29, 2009 at 7:51 PM
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    What are they?
     
  20. Nov 29, 2009 at 8:17 PM
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    They are Christmas decorations. They are 8 x 8 x 4 inch glass tiles with christmas lights in them and a nice bow on top!
     
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