Home decor is an amazing way to express your personality and style. Adding accessories, changing hardware and rearranging items can breathe new life into any room in your home. Today’s featured shop, CJhomedesign, offers home decor accessories & hardware sure to add style and charm to any home! Owner CJ, a U.S. Marine vet, recently opened his shop in June 2015 to offer industry leading … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: CJhomedesign
I was browsing summer DIY projects, and came across this adorable tutorial from Stitch To My Lou. I think this would be GREAT if you have kids…or if you fancy yourself a mermaid at heart. 🙂 Mermaid Tail Towel from Stitch to My Lou So, make sure to check out this great tutorial..and others!…at Stitch To My Lou! Until next time, stay crafty (and DIY!) … Continue reading Mermaid Tail Towel DIY from Stitch To My Lou!
Jewelry is a wonderful way to add color and character to any outfit…and today’s featured shop has both! Meet Megan, owner of Etsy shop MissPittyPatsJewels. Named after Megan’s cat, Miss Pitty Pat, Megan’s shop features an assortment of colorful & affordable jewelry; earrings, necklaces, & more! Combining new and vintage items, Megan creates unique pieces that you’re sure to love. MissPittyPatsJewels is based in Jacksonville, … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: MissPittyPatsJewels
Getting started selling your crafts can be hard; there are a lot of venues out there available, and not just online. Farmer’s markets, co-ops, craft shows, etc. How do you know which one suits you? Check out PsychedToSellCrafts.com! Psyched To Sell Crafts offers a quiz for $9.99 that helps you determine what selling venues you’ll be most successful at, and is planning on offering courses … Continue reading Psyched To Sell Crafts
Cards are a great way to express a wide range of emotion. From birthdays, to thank you cards…even cards just to let people know you care. Cards are readily available at most stores, but often lack character and design elements that add to the emotion you’re trying to convey. Today’s featured shop handcrafts cards sure to please! Meet Rich & Julie, owners of Etsy shop … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: RadiantExposures
There are a plethora of jewelry designers on Etsy, but I’ve always been partial to designers who create their own signature look. Today’s featured shop, UrbanJule, has embraced a design aesthetic that balances between contemporary and rugged, featuring eye-catching textures and finishes. Owners Martha & Charles, a mother-son team, are based in Washington D.C. and combine their signature look with personalized customer care in order … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: UrbanJule
I’m on a little bit of a cupcake research mission lately. I have the wonderful opportunity of making cupcakes for a dear, close relative’s bridal shower (I am SO excited) and we’ve been discussing flavors. Of course, I just have to do a few test runs…right? So, I was browsing for a great peanut butter frosting recipe (one of the flavors we’ve picked is inspired … Continue reading Fluffy Peanut Butter Frosting from All Recipes!
Wedding season is in full swing – my Facebook news feed has been filled with pictures of happy couples & their bridal parties. Traditionally, when thinking of wedding gifts, most people think of the gifts that the happy couple receives – but don’t forget gifts for your bridal party! 🙂 Today’s featured shop offers a great selection of gifts, including whiskey stones perfect for your … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: ChuckStone
Home decor is a great section to browse on Etsy. If you’re anything like me, you get the urge to change up your decor a few times a year – nothing major, but just brighten it up and make a few changes. Personally, I usually go for rearranging my furniture..but after seeing Etsy shop PillowsNMoreThings, I’ve come to realize that it would be much easier … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: PillowsNMoreThings
Colors are a fun way of expressing your personality, whether it’s in home decor, apparel or art. Whether it’s bright colors, pastels or muted shades, you can easily show off your personality with your choice of colors. Today’s featured shop, ChamberWear, has plenty of colors for you to choose from! 🙂 Owner Will plays with bold colors & patterns in a variety of tie-dye apparel … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: ChamberWear
I think it’s important to have fun with what you wear. A lot of people tend to shy away from color, sticking with dark solid colors like black, navy or gray, feeling that it’s more slimming or professional. Colors can, in fact, be slimming and work appropriate – it’s all in how you use it. 🙂 There’s certainly no lack of color at Etsy shop … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Kipfashion
I’ve always admired people who have the talent to draw; if asked to draw a picture, I can produce a stick figure..but that’s about it. Browsing on Etsy shows off some of the wonderful illustrators in the world, giving you a chance to own their creations. I admire the detail and passion that goes into each illustration, like the illustrations from Etsy shop EYCartoons. Based … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: EYCartoons
One of my favorite things about writing is being able to feature Etsy shops from all around the world. I may not be able to physically travel everywhere, but I can certainly “travel” with my eyes as I explore Etsy. It’s a fun and intriguing experience to be able to explore various colors, styles and designs….and this featured shop is no exception. Meet Saar Maoz, … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: LiliyaJewelry
Whether you’re looking for a special gift for someone, or something special for yourself, personalized gifts are a wonderful option. Today’s featured shop makes shopping for personalized gifts easy! Check out Etsy shop ArtsAndSoles; featuring an array of monogrammed gifts & hand painted TOMSshoes, ArtsAndSoles has been open since November 2011 & has over 800 sales. Currently, ArtsAndSoles is running a customer appreciation special and … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: ArtsAndSoles