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Selling on the Folksy online marketplace

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Selling on the Folksy online marketplace

Getting started on Folksy

Folksy was established to showcase the items of British Designers. It’s a hand-made boutique marketplace. You'll need to be a British seller to list items for sale.

Folksy offers 2 selling options - a subscription store or a pay-as-you-go membership. Visitors to Folksy come from all over the world and, as a seller, you can determine what markets you’re willing to ship to.


Folksy is a business-to-consumer (B2C) market place, selling to customers in the UK.


You can sell on Folksy if your business is in one or more of the following sectors:

  • Hand made
  • Unique crafts

Subscriptions and fees

As a seller, you have two subscription options on Folksy. You can pay monthly or pay as you go.

Contact us

Get in touch with our trade advisers who can help you sell on international online marketplaces.


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