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Why I Create: Community Submissions

We asked the Etsy community why they create — and the response was astonishing. handmade and vintage goods


Celebrate motherly wisdom by sharing the best thing you’ve learned from your mom. handmade and vintage goods

Craft In America: An Interview With Carol Sauvion

The PBS series “Craft in America” is shining a light on Etsy, so we sat down with the producer to discuss exciting changes in the creative economy. handmade and vintage goods

The Power of the Handwritten Word

Every person’s handwriting has a unique look and feel, and Etsy sellers offer creative ways to preserve those treasured scraps of sentiment. handmade and vintage goods

Real Weddings: Brazilian Bliss

Any and Bernardo went home to Brazil to celebrate their marriage with family and friends. handmade and vintage goods

Why I Create

What inspires your creativity? Share an Instagram photo of your process with #whyicreate and @etsy for a chance to win a $250 Etsy gift card. handmade and vintage goods

Etsy Around the World: Latvia

Discover the large creative community in one of Europe’s smaller countries. handmade and vintage goods

How to Plan the Modern Bridal Shower

A bridal shower is an awesome excuse to celebrate one of your BFFs and the new chapter in her love life. Let’s get started! handmade and vintage goods

We Love Instagram

Are you on Instagram? Join us as we share the #dayinthelife of makers, DIY projects, and the best of the Etsy creative community. handmade and vintage goods

Inspired by Science

Five Etsy shops blend art and science in an array of gorgeous experiments that empirically prove beauty and brains go together. handmade and vintage goods

Getting Creative With Tech Accessories

Add a human touch to your tech with a collection of clever and beautiful accessories dreamed up by Etsy sellers. handmade and vintage goods

Himmeli: The Geometry of the Heavens

Discover the ancient traditions behind the clean geometry and airy aesthetics of these unexpectedly modern mobiles. handmade and vintage goods

Editors’ Picks: Terrariums and Planters

Explore gardening on a small scale with a collection of vessels designed for terrariums and house plants. handmade and vintage goods

Etsy Around the World: Israel

A can-do attitude and a thriving entrepreneurial scene energizes the growing community of Etsy sellers in Israel. Read on to learn more.

Tying One on With Handmade By Emy

In this short video, a tie maker shares the tale of her unexpected path to entrepreneurship.