handmade and vintage goods

Etsy Love Challenge Update

Dear Lovebugs, The EtsyLoveChallenge is on a serious heart shaped roll! Check out the submissions so far! Here are a few of my personal faves… " For the love of…..immigrant rights!" ~ JunkPrints   "I have a love of summer…sand between my toes, warm sun on my skin, and watching my kids catch waves." ~smashgirl…

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Etsy Love Challenge

It’s almost Valentines Day! Time to get all lovey dovey, don’t you think?  We challenge you to create an item for your Etsy shop that tells a love story.   Any kind of love story will do!  Perhaps you can use this challenge to show how you found your true love, your love for a child…

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Gift Ideas: Shop Local Detroit

I used to be a founding member of the Michigan Indie Crafters of Etsy.  When I moved to Brooklyn I had to sadly say goodbye – but my time with these Detroit artist is very much missed.  I wish I could fly up and attend their holiday show December 8th at the Royal Oak VFW…

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Ich Liebe Etsy

So I did a little contest on the Etsy Myspace. I asked people: 1. what does ich liebe etsy mean? 2. what is the storque? 3. why do you love etsy? I sent out a few tees to the first few entrees! 1: I LOVE ETSY 2: The Storque brings great stories to us! 3:…