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Make a Chocolate Surprise Egg

Create your own delectable chocolate egg with a surprise inside using Heather Baird’s easy tutorial.

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Featured Shop: The Busl Barn

A lack of unique, wholesome dolls on the market inspired this mother of four to launch her own line of custom and personalized rag dolls.

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Featured Shop: Maple Propeller

Menswear designers Milda and Gediminas believe that well-made, stylish clothing and accessories can inspire great endeavors.

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Wedding Accessories to Watch in 2015

From hair jewelry to sheer capes, all that glitters, sparkles, stuns, and surprises for bridal accessories this year.

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Featured Shop: Big Stuffed

Paris-based designer Dana Muskat left her career in fashion to start a line of plush underwater creatures.

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The Insiders’ Guide to the World’s Best Flea Markets

Etsy’s savviest vintage sellers spill their favorite flea markets around the world.

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Featured Shop: Ellen Giggenbach

New Zealand-based artist Ellen Giggenbach turns colorful cut paper into art, scarves, and DIY kits.

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Featured Shop: Waen

Meet Asli and Murat, makers of glass terrariums in Istanbul, Turkey.

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Adventures in At-Home Cheesemaking

Food historian Sarah Lohman tries large-scale and at-home cheese production on for size.

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Featured Shop: Etta + Billie

“I’m majorly inspired by food; incorporating that love into my creations feels very natural.”

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Craft a Colorful Rope Lampshade

Turn humble cotton rope into a one-of-a-kind pendant lamp with this easy 30-minute tutorial.

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Featured Shop: Melinda Rose Design

“I believe in the idea that small business can make a big impact.” Meet bridal accessories designer Melinda Rose.

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Featured Shop: by Angeline

“Transforming precious metal with fire feels like magic!”

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DIY Shibori: Learn From the Experts

Four textile-dyeing pros share their best beginner tips.

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Featured Shop: Tying the Knots

“I see each couple’s story as a unique narrative.”