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Globally Yours: Euro Week 2011

Join us in a celebration of European art and artists from March 21-27, 2011. Find out what you can do to spread the global love!

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UK Finds: Moving Stationery With Daniel Nelson of mydeco

This social media pro and hoarder of guilty pleasures invites you to the dark side with a feast of typographic treasures.

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UK Edition: From Concept to Couture With annapopovich

Anna tracks the evolution of her designs, taking inspiration from the striated muscles of the human body and the pleats of Hollywood glamour.

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UK Edition: A to Z With Jane Audas of Shelf Appeal

What’s more fascinating than the shopping habits of an avid collector? Join Jane as she hunts for shelf-sized treasures in the United Kingdom.

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UK Edition: Save the Arts

Join over 100 leading artists in the campaign to oppose a proposed 25% cut of governmental funds to the arts.

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UK Edition: Gain Media Exposure With Ellie Tennant of Ideal Home Magazine

As deputy shopping editor at Ideal Home Magazine, Ellie Tennant shares advice for sellers who are anxious to have their wares featured in magazines.

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UK Edition: Trends With Dan Hasby-Oliver of Last Style of Defense

Dan Hasby-Oliver is a fashion journalist and the voice behind Last Style of Defense — the men’s fashion blog at the fore of the hottest products, fashion news and commentary from London and around the world. He was selected by UK’s Grazia Magazine as the “Style Star of the Future Fashion Front Row” last month…

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UK Style: Super You

New film release, Kick Ass (which is so much fun, by the way), was initially refused funding by various studios due to the controversy sparked by profanity and violence, specifically of its 11-year-old character, Hit-Girl. English producer Matthew Vaughn believed enough in the project to raise the money for it himself, and has expressed his…

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UK Style: The Boudoir Beckons

I know I’m getting into dangerous style-crush territory when a trend makes my heart beat a little faster. This spring’s lingerie-inspired fashion has done exactly that and I sense I’m in trouble. As someone who’s recently had a trial run with this style (all in the name of research, you understand), fear not! You don’t…

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UK Etsy Finds: Self Appreciation on Valentine’s Day

Samantha Jones: “Yes, I love you! It’s just…I’m just gonna say the thing you’re not supposed to say: I love you but I love me more and I’ve been in a relationship with myself for forty nine years and that’s the one I need to work on.“ — Sex and The City: The Movie When…

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Perfect Valentine’s Cupcakes With Eloise Durrant of The Gourmet Cupcake Company

On a journey from cupcake crush to professional baker, Eloise Durrant of The Gourmet Cupcake Company has amassed an impressive portfolio of tempting confection both eclectic in flavour and original in design. Three time winner of London’s Iron Cupcake competition, she reveals here a wickedly indulgent recipe, which is guaranteed to get the taste buds…

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UK Edition: Greetings From Etsy’s UK Blogger

Hello and a very warm welcome to the UK Edition of the Etsy blog! My name is Amity, I’m an Etsy addict, and it’s such a pleasure to meet you all. Etsy and I go way back. I’ve been a seller since 2006, when I started out selling my photography on cards and postcards. Along…