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14 Reclaimed, Recycled, and Reused Creations on Etsy

Etsy sellers are an inventive lot — a fact proven by these wildly creative items crafted from repurposed materials, from guitar strings to book pages.

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Cat Photographer Kate Funk Talks Costumes + Creativity

Set design, costume sewing and tiny wig making is all in a day’s work for cat photographer Kate Funk.

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Not Your Average Doll: Upcycling With an Impact

See how an unexpected layoff and an eye for upcycling led this Australian-based maker to develop an award-winning line of down-to-earth dolls.

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Shop the Trend: Memphis-Inspired Design

Contemporary designers and vintage collectors alike are embracing the return of this 1980s aesthetic.

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Elizabeth Gilbert’s Guide to Creative Living

The best-selling author of “Eat, Pray, Love” and “The Signature of All Things” shares inspiration and insights from her newest book, out today.

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The Fantastical World of Fairy Houses

Learn how two dedicated makers of fairy houses became enchanted with the art form — and how you can get started, too.

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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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Five Fund on Etsy Projects to Know Now

Have you checked out Etsy’s pilot crowdfunding platform? Here are five more reasons why you should.

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Food as Art: A New Creative Medium

Artists on Etsy are proving that creativity finds expression in all kinds of unexpected materials — including some you can eat.

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“What Etsy Means to Me”

You won’t find these definitions in the dictionary! Etsy sellers, shoppers, and all-around enthusiasts dish on what the marketplace means to them.

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10 Years of Etsy Trends

What drives a person to spend her days making owl figurines or mustaches-on-sticks? Etsy sellers share why their passions are more than a passing fad.

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24 Inspiring Finds for Architecture Lovers

We’re celebrating National Architecture Week with Etsy finds inspired by buildings.

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The Insiders’ Guide to the World’s Best Flea Markets

Etsy’s savviest vintage sellers spill their favorite flea markets around the world.

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CraftFail: When Homemade Goes Horribly Wrong

We talk to Heather Mann about her new book, “CraftFail,” which celebrates the unique (and hilarious) glory of DIY disasters.

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Etsy City Guides Go to Canada

Discover unique items from Etsy designers in boutiques near you — plus inspiring cafes, bars, and more — with our handy guides.

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Introducing Etsy City Guides

Discover unique items from Etsy designers in boutiques near you — plus inspiring cafes, bars, and more — with our handy guides.

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Giving Thanks by Giving Back

Many Etsy sellers include giving back as part of their way of doing business, and the ways they do it are as unique as their talent and craft.

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Visit an Etsy Trunk Show at a Boutique Near You

This Small Business Saturday®, Etsy sellers will be making in-store appearances at local boutiques across America.

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Unwrap Your Good Hair Day

Check out Etsy’s best hair accessories and enter to win a $250 Etsy gift card.

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An Interview With “Worn Stories” Author Emily Spivack

We talk clothing and memory with the fashion historian, writer and editor.

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Shop Small: Find Etsy Sellers at Boutiques Near You

Find Etsy sellers near you — perhaps at your favorite local boutique — this year on Small Business Saturday®, November 29.

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