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Decorating with Vintage Holiday Collectibles

From glitter-encrusted cardboard villages to rosy-cheeked Swedish gnomes, these festive vintage treasures will fill your home with holiday cheer.

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Featured Shop: Rebecca Tollefsen

What began as a way to de-stress from a challenging job has become a profitable full-time pursuit for personalized jewelry designer Rebecca Tollefsen.

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Featured Shop: Anueva Jewelry

Seattle jewelry maker Jennifer Vinje’s recycled-diamond Art Deco designs and boho gemstone statement pieces reflect her unique artistic vision.

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Featured Shop: Design Unsanctioned

Inspired by equestrian style and time-worn patina, these makers are creating a line of design-conscious accessories meant to last a lifetime (or two).

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Featured Shop: Rock Salt Vintage

For maker Katelin Reeser, jewelry is a fine art form — and her sleek, minimal designs offer a distinctly modern take on the medium.

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Featured Shop: Muki Crafts

Make a cozy cap adorned with bunny ears or a snuggly hood fit for a fox with these downloadable knitting patterns from a self-taught crafter and mom.

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Crafting an Identity Through Costumes

From steampunk enthusiasts to Burning Man devotees, explore a few of the creative communities that find inspiration — and amazing costumes — on Etsy.

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Meaningful Wedding Details Made Just for You

From cake toppers to the bouquet, these makers deliver one-of-a-kind wedding creations you’ll never forget.

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19 Ways to Celebrate Friendship on Galentine’s Day

Romance, schmomance. Here are heartwarming (and humorous) ideas for honoring your best gal pals this February.

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Valentines for the Real World

We talk to Etsy illustrator (and greeting card game-changer) Emily McDowell about honoring platonic, awkward, and otherwise unconventional love.

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Etsy Around the World: United Kingdom

Survey the U.K.’s art scene — through an Etsy lens.

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Etsy Portrait Artists Talk Shop

Learn how seven artists capture likenesses in clay, rubber, watercolor, thread, fabric, felt, and more.

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Etsy Around the World: Australia

See what makes the Aussie Etsy scene unique — then send your favorite AU maker to apply for the Etsy Design Awards!

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Etsy Around the World: Greece

A lust for life and a love of color define Greece’s Etsy seller community.

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Etsy Around the World: Japan

An ancient maker culture offers endless inspiration to Japan’s Etsy shop owners.

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Mark Frauenfelder: Maker Dad

We caught up with Boing Boing founder and Make Magazine editor-in-chief Mark Frauenfelder about his new book of dad-and-daughter projects.

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Craft In America: An Interview With Carol Sauvion

The PBS series “Craft in America” is shining a light on Etsy, so we sat down with the producer to discuss exciting changes in the creative economy.

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The Power of the Handwritten Word

Every person’s handwriting has a unique look and feel, and Etsy sellers offer creative ways to preserve those treasured scraps of sentiment.

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Etsy Around the World: Latvia

Discover the large creative community in one of Europe’s smaller countries.

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How to Plan the Modern Bridal Shower

A bridal shower is an awesome excuse to celebrate one of your BFFs and the new chapter in her love life. Let’s get started!

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Getting Creative With Tech Accessories

Add a human touch to your tech with a collection of clever and beautiful accessories dreamed up by Etsy sellers.