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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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Make a DIY Statement Necklace In an Hour

Create bold, textural jewelry with this easy paper bead project.

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Make a Bright Boho Purse Charm

Get in on the tassel trend with this three-part tutorial from Aunt Peaches.

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How to Transform a Thrift Store Frame

Breathe new life into a thrifted frame using three simple materials and this tutorial by The Crafted Life’s Rachel Smith.

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Elizabeth Gilbert Has a New Book (and We’ve Got the First Look at the Cover!)

The best-selling author of “Eat, Pray, Love” gives us the exclusive on her upcoming book on living creatively, “Big Magic.”

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Holiday And Hostess Gifts for Your Favorite Entertainers

Show a seasoned host your appreciation with these thoughtful finds, selected by Salt & Sundry owner Amanda McClements.

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What’s in Your Bag?

A look inside five archetypal (but imaginary) Etsy shoppers’ carry-alls.

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Make Handpainted Pillows

Flex your creative muscles and add a pop of color to your living room with handpainted pillows.

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How-Tuesday: Upcycled Book Art

Give tattered children’s books new life with this smart tutorial by Handmade Charlotte.

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11 Expert Tips for Ordering a Custom Wedding Dress

Purchasing a custom gown online is a little nerve-wracking, so we’ve compiled tips from the pros to help you get the dress of your dreams.

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Eatsy: Spicy Zucchini Pickles

Infused with dill and chile flakes in a vinegary brine, these pickles are not unlike a classic dill in their savory crunch and face-puckering sour.

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Make Your Own Custom Tea Blends

A tea-making and tasting party is both a respite from the holiday bustle and the perfect way to craft a custom gift for friends.

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How-Tuesday: Nine Nautical DIYs

Get carried away by the waves of creativity in these summery, sea-themed projects.

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How-Tuesday: Embroidered Headphones

A few simple stitches transform ordinary headphones into a must-have accessory.

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How-Tuesday: Crystal-Encrusted Planter

Turn an ordinary planter into the belle of the crystal ball.

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12 DIY Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

Let your dad know just how much you love him with a handsome handmade gift.

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Make Embroidered DIY Merit Badges

Honor a true gem with a handmade twist on the classic scout badge.

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How-Tuesday: Happy Camper Piñata

This travel-themed piñata is sure to be a hit at your next party!

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How-Tuesday: Upcycled Pallet Shelf

Kick off a season of spring cleaning and gardening with this perfectly repurposed project.

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How-Tuesday: Finish a Vintage Quilt Top

In honor of National Quilting Month, try your hand at turning a top into a finished quilt with this comprehensive guide.

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Show the World Your Magic

Spark that little light of yours with twelve tips for creative inspiration from artist and author Mati Rose McDonough.