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Featured Shop: Ena & Albert

“When I’ve got the beginnings of an idea, I sit down with a lump of clay and start rolling.”

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Featured Shop: Des Enfantillages

“We profoundly believe in simple beauty, and that’s been our driving force aesthetically.”

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Modern Furniture to Know Now: Foreply

We talk with the New Talent winner of Australia’s inaugural Etsy Design Awards.

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Featured Shop: Moonshine Supplies

“I’ve always wanted to be part of the creative process for my fellow artists.”

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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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Featured Shop: host & toast

“There are a lot of amazing Etsy shops out there, and we are proud to be one of them.”

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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.