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Sparkle Fashion And Glitter Trend: Make Them Work For Your Dropshipping Store

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Sparkle Fashion And Glitter Trend: Make Them Work For Your Dropshipping Store

Can your ecommerce business benefit from the glitter trend and the rising sparkle fashion? Why not!

Shiny sequins, glitter powder and sparkly rhinestones steal the show on major fashion events around the globe. They seem to be used everywhere, from makeup products to elaborate outfits. Not surprisingly, the public demand for them is rising faster than ever.

Still, as you can easily see it, glitter (as much as any other sparkling material or substance) is a seasonal product.

During some specific periods of the year, the demand for these types of items skyrockets; at all other times, the demand is stable – but not excessively high.

So, it might be a bit risky to create a dropshipping store that is exclusively dedicated to sparkly and shiny products. First of all, trends don’t live for too long – and besides, even now, when this sparkle fashion is on the rise, it might not bring you the same amount of profit throughout the whole year.

Instead, it would be a good idea to spice up your existing product offer with some trendy items. If/when shiny stuff goes out of fashion, you can easily remove these products from your store and keep going with no damage to your profits and business image. Let’s see what you can do!

How to benefit from the glitter trend with a makeup & nail art store

Well, the solution here is obvious.

If your dropshipping store is dedicated to makeup tools and nail art supplies, you can easily top up your product offer with some sparkly items like the ones below.

Please note: check the product rating, the supplier’s profile and the AliExpress buyers’ reviews before importing every specific item from this category. See whether the users report any allergy outbursts or other skin/nails issues, and make sure that you can explain the product’s chemical composition to your own clients if necessary. 

Nail glitter

Price – US $0.45-1.66, rating – 4.7*, number of orders – 32525

Face glitter

Price – US $0.92, rating – 4.7*, number of orders – 625

Temporary tattoo

Price – U $S0.79, rating – 4.8*, number of orders – 488

How to incorporate the glitter trend into a clothing & accessories store

If you dropship apparel, you can find tons of sparkling AlIExpress products that are waiting for you to import them! Here are some examples.

Turtleneck dress

Price – US $13.43, rating – 4.8*, number of orders – 1373

Knitted shirt

Price – US $10.49, rating – 4.8*, number of orders – 91

Embroidered glitter socks

Price – US $1.45, rating – 4.8*, number of orders – 3183

Glitter socks with rhinestones

Price – US $2.05-3.89, rating – 5.0*, number of orders – 79

Hair clip

Price – US $0.99-1.26, rating – 4.8*, number of orders – 6804

Scrunchie

Price – US $0.28-0.89, rating – 5.0*, number of orders – 591

Hair pin

Price – US $1.54, rating – 5.0*, number of orders – 25

Can the sparkle fashion find the way to an accessories-oriented store?

Absolutely.

Lots of lifestyle accessories on AliExpress are decorated with glitter, so you are free to choose whatever you fancy. Thanks to their cuteness, these lovely items are quite likely to trigger impulse purchases, which makes them a valuable addition to your store.

Glitter phone case

Price – US $1.19-1.49, rating – 4.8*, number of orders – 7862

Cosmetic bag

Price – US $3.50, rating – 4.9*, number of orders – 109

Wallet

Price – US $6.36, rating – 4.9*, number of orders – 437

How to make profit from the glitter trend if you dropship craft supplies

Are you selling scrapbooking materials, sewing supplies, stationery, or any other must-haves for crafters? Following the sparkle fashion trend, they surely want to add some glitter to their own artworks – and there’s where you get them.

Foam sheets

Price – US $4.60-4.99, rating – 4.9*, number of orders – 469

Sticky tape

Price – US $1.39, rating – 4.8*, number of orders – 3335

Elastic band

Price – US $3.00, rating – 4.8*, number of orders – 77

3 mm ribbon

Price – US $0.63, rating – 4.7*, number of orders – 3085

Organza

Price – US $1.91, rating – 4.9*, number of orders – 1484

Integrating the glitter trend into home décor

Surely, the examples below are not ordinary everyday products. However, if you’re dropshipping partying products or if your buyers are small businesses that resell home improvement and repair suppliers, they might work out.

Glitter wallpaper

Price – US $29.53-30.19, rating – 5.0*, number of orders – 87

Self-adhesive wallpaper

Price – US $6.65-66.50, rating – 4.9*, number of orders – 252

Tablecloth

Price – US $18.73, rating – 4.9*, number of orders – 257

As you can see, your niche store can heavily benefit from the booming glitter trend and the rising sparkle fashion. So, if you’re planning to update your store offer soon, it’s an interesting product idea to think about!

By Olga L.
Olga is a content creator at AliDropship, and she aims to explain the most complicated drop shipping concepts in the simplest terms possible.
3 Comments
Glenda Wanless February 13, 2019 2:39:50

I am getting closer to ordering a custom made store from you. I don’t have a clear understanding of how I proceed to advertise on Facebook once the store is up and running. McCullough you explain this process please?
Cheers,
Glenda

Said February 13, 2019 8:54:45

Very interesting article.

Calvin February 13, 2019 19:39:32

Great, awesome, cool ideas…. I can definitely incorporate some of these into my store. Thanks much

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