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Decorating With Vintage Holiday Collectibles

Explore charming mid-century ceramics, glitter-encrusted cardboard villages, and the cutest Swedish gnomes from vintage sellers on Etsy.

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Featured Shop: Awl Snap

“When I design a new product, I’m driven by necessity.”

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Kitchen Histories: The Gingerbread House

Learn the history of this holiday icon — and get tips for constructing your own extra-special version.

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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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Featured Shop: Tokyo Factory

“Tokyo is where I’m from – it’s my root, and it’s always in my blood.”

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New Year’s Glam: 10 Etsy Finds to Boost Your Party Style

Add glamor and glitz to your New Year’s Eve ensemble with HelloGiggles’ favorite party accessories.

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How to Make Gingerbread Folk Ornaments

Whip up a sweet garland of smiling dough ornaments with this tutorial by Heather Baird.

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Editors’ Picks: Gifts for Nomads and Travelers

You can’t wrap a vacation — but you can treat a globetrotting pal to some top-notch travel goods. Browse our picks and enter to win a $250 gift card.

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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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Featured Shop: Wind & Willow Home

“My goal is to create products that I would have in my home and use myself.”

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25 Thoughtful Gifts Under $25

Looking for some tiny gifts with big heart? We scoured the site for the best little ways to show you care.

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Featured Shop: FORMA

“‘Forma’ is the Latin word for form, which is the main concept of my work.”

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Kitchen Histories: Bûche de Noël

A charming log-shaped mold triggers an exploration into holiday history and how the traditional Yule log morphed into a frosted treat.

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Featured Shop: LVNEA

“My perfumes begin as a concept or a feeling.” – April

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Make a Crystal-Topped Jewelry Box

You don’t have to be an alchemist (or even a chemist) to create your own pretty crystals — and turn them into an undeniably precious present.