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Shop Your Sign: Gemini

Shop Your Sign: Gemini

Photo by Salt and Earth Ceramics When in doubt, look to the stars. In our Shop Your Sign series we pair an original horoscope for the month’s rising sign with related (and fated) Etsy finds. Have you
Summer Trend to Watch: Wanderlust Style Straight From the Source

Summer Trend to Watch: Wanderlust Style Straight From the Source

Photo by Katz & Birds The Etsy Trend Guide is a compilation of fresh trends our expert has discovered across Etsy and the world as a whole: what sellers are creating, what shoppers are loving, and
Featured Shop: Reclamation Etchworks

Featured Shop: Reclamation Etchworks

Photo by Kelly Puleio Timothy Daw spent 16 years tending bar and waiting tables in the elite San Francisco dining scene, so when he decided to host a holiday party in 2012, the pressure was on. He
Buy or DIY: Chic Summer Statement Earrings

Buy or DIY: Chic Summer Statement Earrings

Photo by Lumafina There’s a reason I’m jumping for joy this season, beyond the suddenly sunny weather: Big jewelry is back. For so long now, everyone has been all about subtle jewelry, the kind that’s
Featured Shop: Junior Baby Hatter

Featured Shop: Junior Baby Hatter

Photo by Alex Velázquez When Kisha Velazquez had her son, Adam, in 2013, she couldn’t wait to dress him up—but the boys’ clothing she found in typical stores didn’t exactly thrill her. “All the cute
Floral Favorites From Etsy’s Social Media Feeds

Floral Favorites From Etsy’s Social Media Feeds

Photo by Lorraine's Cottage Our fondness for florals won’t fade—and neither will these on-the-rise garden-inspired finds sourced from Etsy’s social media feeds. From glittering stained-glass bouquets
Featured Shop: Bash Party Goods

Featured Shop: Bash Party Goods

Photo by Bash Party Goods Chicago-based party goods designer Angela Wator is a firm believer in jump-starting creativity IRL. “I try to avoid using the internet as a source for inspiration, because
A Day in the Life of Pottery by Osa

A Day in the Life of Pottery by Osa

Photo by Morgan & Owens Looking at a finished piece of pottery—perfectly solid, cool to the touch, sturdy and functional in your hands—it’s easy to forget all the hard work that went into bringing
Mother’s Day Jewelry Gifts That Show Her You (Really) Know Her

Mother’s Day Jewelry Gifts That Show Her You (Really) Know Her

Photo by Four Eyes Ceramics Mom has always had a way of making you feel like you’re the center of her universe. She could be a pinch of sugar away from perfecting her meringue recipe or a paragraph

Etsy Celebrates Innovation This National Small Business Week

Photo by Alexandra Reed for Zandra Beauty It’s a refrain we hear time and again when we chat with artists, makers, and vintage-goods curators in the Etsy community: that starting and running a
Featured Shop: FreeFolding Ceramic Studio

Featured Shop: FreeFolding Ceramic Studio

Photo by FreeFolding Ceramic Studio The first thing you might notice about Michal Keren Gelman’s elegant, functional ceramics are their surfaces: etched with delicate geometric patterns, softened
Go Behind the Scenes With Etsy’s Trend Expert

Go Behind the Scenes With Etsy’s Trend Expert

If you’re a regular reader of the Etsy Journal, you’ve probably perused our monthly Trend Guides. You’ve discovered the hottest home decor motifs, latest and greatest wedding fashions, up-and-coming
Say Hello to Spring With These Fresh Jewelry Trends

Say Hello to Spring With These Fresh Jewelry Trends

Photo by Freshly Fig The Etsy Trend Guide is a compilation of fresh trends our expert is noticing across Etsy and the accessories industry as a whole: what sellers are creating, what shoppers are
Featured Shop: Canopy Verde

Featured Shop: Canopy Verde

Photo by Natalie Kay Smith Bags have always been Linda Wong’s accessory of choice. “I’m not that much of a shoe person,” she confesses. “But I’ve always been really selective about bags. I kept
Shop Your Sign: Taurus

Shop Your Sign: Taurus

Photo by picturing When in doubt, look to the stars. In our Shop Your Sign series we pair an original horoscope for the month’s rising sign—sourced from Etsy’s Instagram—with related (and fated) Etsy
Real Weddings: In Love and Lawn Games

Real Weddings: In Love and Lawn Games

Photo by Amanda-Lee Seely In the Real Weddings series, we share stories of recently wed couples who used Etsy to source items for their celebration, and learn more about how they planned the day they
Featured Shop: Bonbi Forest

Featured Shop: Bonbi Forest

Photo by Bonbi Forest Looking back, it seems written in the stars that UK-based artist and illustrator Lee May Foster-Wilson would grow up to do something creative. “I kind of pigeonholed myself quite
Earth Month Gets Magical With This Surprising Natural-Dye DIY

Earth Month Gets Magical With This Surprising Natural-Dye DIY

Quick, what color do you think of when you hold an avocado in your mind’s eye? The almost-black of its skin, the yellow-green ombré of its ripe flesh, the mahogany-hued pit at its center? Chances are,
Top Decor Trends to Bring Home This Spring

Top Decor Trends to Bring Home This Spring

Photo by Atelier Stella Ceramics The Etsy Trend Guide is a compilation of fresh trends our expert is noticing across Etsy and the home industry as a whole: what sellers are creating, what shoppers are
Featured Shop: The Heirloom Shoppe

Featured Shop: The Heirloom Shoppe

Photo by The Heirloom Shoppe In 2012, after her mother passed away and her father moved into a nursing home, Sue Templin found herself sorting through a house full of beautiful antiques that her