CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: OldVintagePosters

Framed wall art is a wonderful way to decorate your home, and is easily changeable. Decide you don’t like your current print? Switch it out with a new one! There’s wall art out there for every occasion, every style and every room; the options are endless. And that’s where today’s featured shop comes in…. Meet Hugo Ribeiro, owner of Etsy shop OldVintagePosters. Based in Lisbon, … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: OldVintagePosters

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: SaySomethingTees

I love featuring Etsy shops that were created by inspired parents – ideas born out of necessity or curiosity are always interesting to feature. A lot of my favorite Etsy shops were created by parents, and this featured shop is no exception! Meet Ashley Frese, owner of shop SaySomethingTees. Based in Columbus, NE, Ashley created SaySomethingTees after searching for positive message tees for her daughters. … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: SaySomethingTees

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: WeWillCharmYou

When you search for jewelry online, the majority of items that pop up right away are made for women – don’t get me wrong, I love my jewelry…but some men like jewelry too! (For instance, my husband wears a cross pendant most every day.) So, when I saw that WeWillCharmYou had a men’s jewelry section, I was really excited. 🙂 Based in Syracuse, NY WeWillCharmYou … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: WeWillCharmYou

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: ChicJoaillerie

Elegant, understated jewelry is the perfect way to accessorize most any outfit, and is also a great gift option. Whether it’s for that special someone, friend or a close relative, jewelry is a great, meaningful gift option that really shows that you put thought into purchasing a gift. Gift cards are great, sure…but there are some occasions that are perfect for jewelry. Valentine’s Day is … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: ChicJoaillerie

Do Etsy Research with Crafty Sparks!

Have you ever wondered what the most favorited item on Etsy is? Or what tags are the most viewed? Check out Crafty Sparks. With a clean, easy to understand layout, Crafty Sparks shows you Etsy metrics and their favorites of the week. You can sort by top sellers, most admired, most viewed, and more! Crafty Sparks also showcases their favorite shops of the week at … Continue reading Do Etsy Research with Crafty Sparks!

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: RanchSkis

I love featuring Etsy shops that have found a way to repurpose items, breathing new life into them. Meet Therese, owner of Etsy shop RanchSkis – RanchSkis specializes in creating art from old skis, ceramic tiles & more. According to Therese, the ski design and creation takes around 3-4 weeks in order to ensure the best design & quality. Each piece is carefully picked, including … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: RanchSkis

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Eustheelf

Browsing fabric online can be really fun; it’s amazing the amount of choices we have today compared to just 50, 100 years ago. Today’s featured shop is Eustheelf, an Etsy shop that specializes in hard-to-find and rare fabric, as well as lace & trim. Opened in 2010, Eustheelf has 400+ sales and glowing reviews. With holiday themed fabric, to licensed characters and even a sale … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Eustheelf

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: EarthsPurity

I think we can all agree that, in most cases, using natural products is better. Not just for our bodies, but for the environment in general. Today’s featured shop, EarthsPurity, is based in beautiful Sunrise, Florida, & believes in using all natural beauty products. Opened recently in May 2015, EarthsPurity only has one product currently available at the moment: All Natural Hair Growth Oil for … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: EarthsPurity

CottonSnaps Sunglass Retainers

I can’t begin to count the pairs of sunglasses I’ve misplaced when I’ve taken them off and put them down somewhere. Blame my horrible memory, or being in a constant rush, but whatever the reason is doesn’t erase the fact that I’ve misplaced some pretty cute sunglasses! Well, here’s a stylish way to keep your sunglasses – and add flair to your outfit in the … Continue reading CottonSnaps Sunglass Retainers

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: HipAppeal

Are you looking for a stylish way to stash your stuff without having to carry around a bulky purse? Check out Etsy shop HipAppeal. Opened in November 2013, owner Michelle Stewart offers handcrafted hip band fanny packs, perfect for stashing your phone, money, etc without the outdated look of a traditional fanny pack. Available in a variety of colors, Michelle’s hip bands are popular – … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: HipAppeal

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: XYZWorkshop

3D printing has proved to be very versatile & innovative, improving the quality of life of many, many people. While 3D printing has created some amazing things – prosthetic limbs, for instance – it’s also a way to create amazing art and express yourself through your creations. The sky is the limit with the designs possible…and today’s featured Etsy shop has taken their designs to … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: XYZWorkshop

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: GalleryLF

It’s often said that a picture is worth a thousand words. If that’s true, Etsy shop GalleryLF, with over 2000 items in stock, must be exploding with words! Based in Las Vegas, NV, GalleryLF specializes in antique photo & map reproduction. Browsing though GalleryLF will take you back in time with iconic photos, maps & more. Opened in April 2013, GalleryLF has a very impressive … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: GalleryLF

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: JBTilas

One of my favorite categories on Etsy to browse is the jewelry section. It’s a very popular category with sellers (and buyers, as well), and sometimes it can be a little overwhelming wading through all the listings..until you come across that special jewelry piece that you adore. It’s fun seeing all of the different styles, patterns & colors, and seeing what unique items sellers are … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: JBTilas

CraftyGirl’s Book Picks: Cookbook Edition

I’m a little bit of a cookbook addict. At one time, I had a collection of over 150 vintage cookbooks…eek! I’ve since downsized, but cookbooks are still my favorite thing to read for food inspiration. Browsing Amazon, I’ve come across a couple cookbooks that I thought I’d share with you today. (There are affiliate links featured) Who knows, maybe you’ll get some food inspiration, too. … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Book Picks: Cookbook Edition

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Dy Style

Today’s featured shop offers an array of retro inspired rockabilly & pinup clothing, made to order to your exact measurements. Meet C. Diana, owner of Etsy shop DyStyle. Opened in mid-2012, DyStyle offers colorful and fun takes on retro fashion; skirts, dresses, accessories & more. Clothing is a wonderful way to express your personality and your style – you might as well have a little … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Dy Style

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: MauriceLuckettPoetry

Words can evoke any emotion that you’re feeling, describing our lives and what makes them worth living… Words can be a powerful weapon, or a soothing balm to someone who needs it. Today’s featured Etsy shop uses words to create descriptive poems, hand-typed on paper for extra charm. Meet Maurice Luckett, poet & owner of new Etsy shop MauriceLuckettPoetry. Based in San Diego, CA, Maurice … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: MauriceLuckettPoetry

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: NorthMomCreations

Adding a pop of color to your outfit with accessories is an easy way to customize any look. It can be hard finding accessories that are affordable and stylish at the same time…until now. Check out Etsy shop NorthMomCreations. Based in Hastings, ON, Canada, shop owners The Henry Family handcraft affordable hair accessories, totes & gifts, all with a pop of color and great style. … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: NorthMomCreations

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: "I Do" Wedding Boutique

Wedding season is upon us! When I was planning my wedding, it took me a while to find some of the accessories I wanted. I wish I had thought to look on Etsy. There are endless options on Etsy, all beautifully handcrafted…much like the items from Etsy shop “I Do” Wedding Boutique. Based in Albany, CA, owner Sherene recently opened “I Do” Wedding Boutique in … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: "I Do" Wedding Boutique

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: FoxHillLlamas

Animals have a special place in my heart, and I’m a huge fan of being able to take care of them and create something beautiful at the same time. Today’s featured shop sure loves their llamas, and I love their creativity! Meet Nichelle Scholz, owner of Etsy shop FoxHillLlamas.  Based in Crossman, WA, Australia, Fox Hill Llamas is pleased to be able to share their … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: FoxHillLlamas

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: CyberAgriculture

Today’s featured shop really stands out in a crowd of handmade items on Etsy. Meet Hsi-Chuan Chen, owner of Etsy shop CyberAgriculture. CyberAgriculture creates and packages Venus Fly Trap plant tissue cultures into colorful terrariums, perfect for decorating your office or work space. Maintenance free, each Venus Fly Trap requires absolutely no work – it thrives on its own! CyberAgriculture’s products are developed by a … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: CyberAgriculture

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Nakkashe

I love revisiting Etsy shops I’ve previously featured. It’s fun seeing how they’ve grown, what new items they’ve added and how they’re doing! Check out Etsy shop Nakkashe…. Originally featured on CraftyGirl Creates in February 2015 , Nakkashe is based in Turkey and specializes in traditional & modern hand crocheted jewelry designs and fashionable accessories for women of all ages. The intricate detail in Nakkashe’s … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Nakkashe

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: 518Shipp

Printed wall art is a fun way to jazz up any room, is easy to hang, and is budget friendly. With printed wall art, there are endless options; and, if you work with today’s featured shop, you can even place a custom order! Meet Brian Chaflin, owner of Etsy shop 518Shipp. Based in Philadelphia, PA, 518Shipp has an impressive 700+ sales and glowing reviews. Brian … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: 518Shipp

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: BusyBeeMamaJewelryCo

If you were to see me now, you wouldn’t think that I’m a girly girl…but I am. Pulling weeds and doing dishes doesn’t exactly inspire one to put on a dress and heels, hence my old jeans and t-shirt approach to today. 🙂 I love dressing up, putting outfits together and that sense of accomplishment when I know I’m looking my best. One of the … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: BusyBeeMamaJewelryCo

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: LovefulBeings

Today’s featured Etsy shop is running a special – and quick! – promotion. Meet Tara, owner of Etsy shop LovefulBeings. Based in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, LovefulBeings offers handmade top knot and big bow headwraps for girls in a variety of styles and colors. Right now, for the next 24 hours – yes, just 24 hours! – LovefulBeings is offering a special coupon code – … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: LovefulBeings

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: EmbroideryByPJ

Customization is the name of the game with today’s featured shop, EmbroideryByPJ. EmbroideryByPJ is an established embroidery company that specializes in chenille patches & personalized items. Based in San Dimas, CA, EmbroideryByPJ offers an array of items just waiting to become the perfect personalized gift! From baby gifts, to totes & t-shirts, each item can be personalized with the name & font of your choice. … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: EmbroideryByPJ