Etsy Fashion Hits Washingtonian.com

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The well known magazine The Washingtonian is one of those so-called local publications whose reach extends far beyond the city whose name it bears. We’re thrilled to see them show-off some of the fashions that can be found on Etsy.com While this weeks Etsy fashion picks at Washingtonian.com might not be exactly up my ally,… [read more]

Quilted

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Isn’t this a beautiful quilt? You can find it at Quiltville. This summer we’ve spent quite a few nights at a children’s hospital with one of our sons. Traveling out of town under such stressful conditions is no picnic, but you can bring a bit of home with you. I’m so glad I decided to… [read more]

Handmade is On Fire Worldwide

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A recent New York Times web slideshow highlighted a number of handmade artisans who have found a way to make a “real” living selling online through sites like Etsy (our favorite). Among those featured, the most dramatic (and probably highest priced), was this incredible fire bowl made of thick steel plate by Etsy seller John… [read more]

The World of Etsy {Croatia!}

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We absolutely love the global nature of Etsy.  It’s the “global economy” brought down to an individual level.  WAY COOL! To celebrate that, we’re going to periodically select some really cool far away (from us) place in the world and highlight a few Etsy shops from there. Not to be boring or predictable, we’re starting… [read more]

Etsy Artist Spotlight – Amy Gaines {Giveaway}

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This week we have a very successful Etsy seller…Amy Gaines! Many of you already know about her wonderful little knit creations, but I’m sure you’ll find out something you didn’t know in this week’s Etsy Artist Spotlight! Here’s Amy… Tell us a bit about yourself. I was born in Texas and raised there and in… [read more]

Etsy Artist Spotlight – The Little Red Door {Giveaway}

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Today’s spotlight is on a very successful Etsy shop…The Little Red Door! I’ve always loved her little clay houses and you won’t want to miss a word of this post! Please tell us a bit about yourself. Hello! I’m Toni and I love to play with clay. In my shop I offer ceramic miniatures and… [read more]

Sweet Watermelon {Etsy Love}

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Watermelons are a favorite thing around here! I have a son that just ate 3 of them this week! They’re totally yummy and pretty! Here’s a few sweet watermelon finds from Etsy… Sunbasilgarden has this fabulous watermelon soap with a touch of sea salt. It would bring a splash of summer to your shower! You… [read more]

Summer Coastal Fun {Etsy Love}

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Summer is in full swing and coastal inspiration is in every store right now! How about some coastal finds from Etsy? These beauties can bring a bit of the shore to you or your home in an instant. And they’re delivered right to your mailbox…too cool! Decorating with this cast iron wall hook from riricreations… [read more]

Summertime Yellow {Etsy Love}

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Are you planning to spend time outside in the beautiful sunshine this weekend? Well, I found some pretties on Etsy that will bring the sunshine inside for you! I love these… Madder Root Organic Linen Tea Towels – I can’t even tell you how much I want these! Have you seen this shop? It’s a… [read more]

Road Trip {Etsy Love}

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Are you planning a road trip? Maybe a flight to visit family? Summer is here and trip planning is in full gear! Whether your going to travel soon or just enjoy dreaming of far off places, you’ll love all the fun travel related finds on Etsy. Here’s a few ideas to get you started… Keep… [read more]