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Featured Shop: Sara Bergman

“Everyone who works hard to make our clothing deserves a living wage.”

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15 Etsy Finds Inspired By Hands

It’s easy to grasp the appeal of these hand-themed objects — from embroidered art to surreal soaps — even if you can’t quite put your finger on it.

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Featured Shop: Two of Wands Shop

“I create patterns so that my customers can experience the thrill of making something special.”

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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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Featured Shop: Orchard Street Apparel

Whitney learned to screen print the punk-rock way – self-taught, and on homemade equipment.

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Featured Shop: Gera Bloga

“I want to create necessary things, and I want them to be valuable.”

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Smells Good Enough to Eat: the Perfume Cake

Scent, taste, and memory are inextricably linked, which is one reason this historic cake recipe (the secret ingredient: perfume!) is so intriguing.

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Last-Minute Valentine Treats and Printables

Pressed for time this Valentine’s Day? We’ve got you covered with easy DIY lollipops and adorable download-and-print valentines.

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19 Ways to Celebrate Friendship on Galentine’s Day

Romance, schmomance. Here are heartwarming (and humorous) ideas for honoring your best gal pals this February.

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Featured Shop: Vintage by Crystal

“People often ask what on Earth possessed me to start making these things in the first place.”

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DIY Valentine Treats for Your Dog

Don’t forget your furry BFF this Valentine’s Day! Say I love you with this recipe for colorful conversation heart dog biscuits.

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Featured Shop: Alistir Wood Tait

“We’re quite proud to be a traditional and old-fashioned jewelry shop, but we take an informal, friendly approach.”

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Featured Shop: Meander Works

“When I finish a piece of jewelry, I see a story that’s just beginning.”

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The Hottest Home Trends of 2015

Freshen up your space with of-the-moment pieces made from concrete, metallics and more, as curated by the designers at Homepolish.

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Featured Shop: Girl With a Serious Dream

“I truly enjoy working with all of my lovely brides.”