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A Day in the Life of Spirit Speak Tarot

Drawing, dog-walking, and divination—these are all part of an ordinary (ultra-inspiring) day for artist and Spirit Speak tarot card maker Mary Evans.

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Community Favorite Featured Shops

Rediscover the seller stories readers loved the most this season.

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Make a Color-Blocked Pendant Lamp

Because who cares if it’s getting dark earlier when you have this adorable (and easy-to-make) pendant lamp around?

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Make a Glam Velvet Pumpkin

Skip the carving mess and create a polished pumpkin patch at home with these easy-to-sew velvet stunners, complete with real stems.

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Style DIY: Denim Meets Weaving

This beginner-friendly fall fashion DIY combines two of our favorite trends: embellished denim and chunky rope weaving.

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How to Make (Faux) Woven Ring Dishes

There’s no better way to keep your favorite jewelry within arm’s reach than with a trio of DIY ring dishes designed to look like tiny baskets.

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Why I Collect Vintage Travel Guides

One globetrotting travel writer’s old-book obsession.

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How to Make a Woven Headboard

This DIY headboard project only looks like it requires an advanced degree in weaving. (Surprise: It’s actually easy enough for beginners to make.)

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4 Halloween Treats You Won’t Find in the Candy Aisle

This Halloween, up your spooky snack game with four wickedly delicious DIYs.

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How to Make a Customized Letter Board Cake

Spread the word: The most on-trend food craft of the season—a customizable cake modeled after a letter board—is as easy to make as A, B, C.

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Real Weddings: An Unconventional Beachside Bash

After years of long distance, this couple had the laidback, donut-filled wedding of their dreams—just four years after technically tying the knot.

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Make Simple, Stylish Woven Shoe Clips

Start the school year off on the right foot with these fun, beginner-friendly DIY shoe clips from textile artist Maryanne Moodie.

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How to Make a Chic Circle Purse

The secret ingredient in this eye-catching pouch? Iridescent leatherette.

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Easy-to-Make Magnetic Memo Boards

Make this school year the most organized yet with a colorful, customizable DIY magnet memo board.

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The Ultimate DIY Birthday Party Playbook

Mix and match your favorite handmade ideas—from a sweet (and easy) dessert station to favors guests will treasure—for a more personalized party.

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How a Mother’s Etsy Shop Saved Her Family From Eviction

When her family was two weeks from losing their home, this mom opened a business that fulfilled her creative calling and changed their lives forever.

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Make an Easy Upholstered Bench

Create a bench that’s just your style with this upholstery DIY from Honestly WTF.

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A DIY Wedding Favor That’s Just Your Taste

Create a signature tea blend your guests will love with aromatic ingredients like rose buds, dried vanilla bean, and black tea leaves.

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Crafting a Community

As an artist, then a gallery owner, and now curator of the shop Golden Rule, Erin Duininck has always found magic in the connections between makers.

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Celebrating Pride With Tate Britain

This year, we’re proud to celebrate Pride in partnership with Tate Britain at the Etsy You Belong Here pop-up market.

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Make Cute and Colorful Rainbow Soap

Make your next celebration a memorable one with these easy DIY party favors.

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