Creativity

Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

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.

comments
104
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

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.

comments
62
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

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!)

comments
37
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

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.

comments
49
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

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.

comments
26
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

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.

comments
29
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

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.

comments
82
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

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.

comments
58
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

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.

comments
10
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

How to Make Embroidered DIY Merit Badges

Show off a recent accomplishment or honor a friend’s good deed with a personalized twist on a classic scout badge.

comments
111
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

Whip Up Delicious Homemade Dip in 5 Simple Steps

Elevating your family’s next barbecue night is as easy as following our recipe for fresh and flavorful herb dip to serve on the side.

comments
50
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

How to Make Picnic-Perfect Icebox Cakes

Whip up some joy in a jar with this simple recipe for mini, minty cakes the whole family can enjoy in the shade with a spoon.

comments
38
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

Put a Fresh Twist on Mother’s Day Flowers With This DIY Tray

Let your creativity bloom with this pretty DIY platter that makes a perfect gift for Mother’s Day—or for yourself.

comments
65
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

How to Make an Edible Terrarium

Looking for an at-home activity to satisfy your creative itch and sweet tooth? Meet the tastiest terrariums in town, made from cupcakes and candy.

comments
166
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

A Colorful DIY Dessert to Make Easter a Little Sweeter

Even if the neighborhood egg hunt is off, you can still fill their baskets with a one-of-a-kind treat using this surprisingly simple homemade recipe.

comments
83
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

8 Kits That Will Make You Fall in Love With Embroidery

Try your hand at one of the super-popular projects DIY fans are raving about. Bonus: They’re beginner-friendly!

comments
31
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

4 Scary-Good Halloween Treats You Have to Eat to Believe

Up your spooky snack game with four wickedly delicious DIYs.

comments
62
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

How to Make Mystical Halloween Candleholders

Give your Halloween decor an on-trend twist with this spooky and sophisticated DIY.

comments
43
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

5-Star Buys: A Make-Your-Own Monster Mask

Discover the DIY kids’ costume that’s helping crafty parents everywhere make Halloween a smash hit.

comments
22
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

How to Wallpaper a Dresser

Update a basic set of drawers in a flash with this quick and simple DIY. The best part? Just peel and stick—no glue required.

comments
34
Etsy.com handmade and vintage goods

Enchanting DIY Embroidery Kits From Cozy Blue

The perfect project to occupy those long summer days? A colorful embroidery DIY designed to delight both expert stitchers and first-time crafters alike.

comments
69