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25 Creative Crochet Patterns to Get You Hooked

The best downloadable crochet patterns on Etsy—from hand-stitched pillows and cozy hats to DIY decor and awesome amigurumi—are only a click away.

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Pins, Patches, and Stationery for Self-Expression From Justine Gilbuena

See why the cozy and comforting designs from this NY-based illustrator make the perfect back-to-school (or back-to-office) accessories.

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10 Unique Gifts We’d Love to Give (or Receive!) From This Year’s Etsy Design Awards Finalists

Browse meaningful, magical finds destined to make anyone’s eyes sparkle, then vote for your favorites from the competition’s top 100.

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8 Kits That Will Make You Fall in Love With Embroidery

These unique, beginner-friendly Etsy embroidery kits will help you jump-start a hand-stitching hobby. Bonus: they come with rave reviews.

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DIY Father’s Day Gifts He’ll Love (and You’ll Love Making)

Show him you care with these extra-special DIY Father’s Day gifts you can make for (or with!) him, from tie-dyed tees to homemade kimchi.

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Simple Rope Plant Hangers You Can Make in Minutes

Sunny windows have met their match in this DIY plant hanger, which is both easy on the eyes and easy to craft at home.

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Make Spring Last With a DIY Dried Flower Bouquet

Lean into the popular back-to-nature aesthetic with a dried flower bouquet that exudes effortless beauty. We’ll show you how, here.

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Elevate Any Basic Banana Bread With This Tasty Trick

The secret to making this classic comfort food even more warm and inviting? Topping it off with a fruity flourish.

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How To Make a Custom Beard Oil

Learn how to create a simple, smoothing oil in your very own signature scent—or whip one up for the bearded guy in your life.

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Make Your Valentine a Mixtape (Cookie)

Treat your valentine to a sentimental sweet with these easy-to-customize mixtape cookies.

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Make an Easy, Flower-Infused Bath Soak

Take bath time up a notch with this restorative botanical soak.

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Embroidery Art and DIY Kits From Natalie Gaynor Designs

This talented textile artist stitches gift-worthy hoops emblazoned with heartfelt messages, and curates hands-on kits to help shoppers follow suit.

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Introducing the Winners of Etsy’s 2020 Design Awards!

Feast your eyes on all the creative genius on display in this year’s top designs, and discover the people—and the passion—behind the products.

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Make an (Edible!) Haunted House

Looking for ways to make Halloween at home extra-sweet? This DIY dessert doubles as decor, and is as fun to make as it is to eat.

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9 Ingenious Essentials From This Year’s Design Awards Finalists

Discover the competition’s most creative takes on everyday staples, then explore all 100 designs up for the Grand Prize. (Plus: vote for your faves!)

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9 Obsession-Worthy Fall Crafts

Bring on the cozy fun! From quilt patterns to watercolor sets, discover the DIYs Etsy shoppers can’t get enough of.

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Five Ideas for a Sip and Paint Night With Friends

Discover beginner-friendly ideas and exact steps for hosting a fun sip and paint night with friends.

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How to Make Cheerful Paracord Coasters

Refresh your coffee table tableau—or create a sweet homemade gift for a pal—with this simple, satisfying DIY.

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Punch Up the Outdoor Fun With This Festive Summer Refreshment

Add some pizzazz to your punch bowl with an easy-to-make (and entirely edible) block of decorative ice.

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Beginner-Friendly Weaving Kits From Oake and Ashe

This talented textile maven shares her love of weaving with the world through sustainably produced wooden looms and craft kits.

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Show Your Favorite Shop a Little Love: Nominate Them for The Etsies

One sweet way to support a standout seller? Encourage them to enter this year’s Design Awards, and you could win a $1,000 Etsy gift card.

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