handmade and vintage goods

Process: Sustainable Wooden Jewelry by PrasseinDesignStudio

Process is a new Etsy video series that features the intimate relationship formed between Etsy sellers and the handmade items that they create and make available to the world through their online shops. Process is not to be confused with a How-To video, as each video is intended to show each seller’s unique artistic voice…

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Fresh Shops: Aula46

What can I say, I’m a sucker for electronic geekery. I’m also a sucker for Pounce, which is how I discovered today’s Fresh Shop. First of all, the moment I see resistors in a listing image, the seller becomes a contender. Perhaps it’s a weakness of mine, but I like to think of the ability…

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Fresh Shops: tinyminds

Preface:There I was, just minding my own business, writing an exciting Storque Fresh Shops article, when the technology  mainstream media scooped up the story out from under my nose! It took only a matter of hours for tinyminds magical little Etsy shop to trickle up from Technabob’s blog all the way to Corey Doctorow’s recent…

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My First Crush: The Handmade Art and Animation of Julia Pott

Julia Pott is an illustrator who joined Etsy just a few short months ago. Her artwork was recently used to highlight an article in the Storque, and the very generous ArgyleWhale provided a link to the following animation. Julia’s stylish and adorable illustrations translate very nicely into some of the most beautiful animations we at…