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Month: December 2015

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: HeartfeltCreativity

The shop: HeartfeltCreativity The owner: Tamara from Grand Forks, ND The products: Handcrafted crystal, pearl & gemstone jewelry Fun facts: Having gained an interest in beading and jewelry making from her mother-in-law, Tamara decided to open an Etsy shop to express her love of crafting. Tamara is a proud U.S. Air Force wife, who loves to spend time with her two puppies. Reviews & Sales: Glowing, positive reviews and 96 sales 🙂 Here’s my top 3 picks from Etsy shop HeartfeltCreativity:   Turquoise and Silver Leaf Bead Cap Earrings –… Read more CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: HeartfeltCreativity

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: OregonAlbacoreTuna

As I’ve mentioned before, I love to cook – sometimes I spend a quiet afternoon browsing through my cookbooks. (A little nerdy, sure..but delicious!) Often, the success of a recipe depends on the quality of the food you put into it..For instance, if you put a cheap, fatty sausage into your jambalaya, you’re likely to get a lot of gristle due to its poor quality. While large, brand-name companies have quality products, I prefer to go with smaller, individually owned companies as much as possible.. I think they have higher… Read more CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: OregonAlbacoreTuna

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: HARKandCo

So, we’ve been talking about Christmas presents, Christmas decor…Let’s talk about Christmas apparel! 🙂 Ugly Christmas sweaters are legendary; some people have parties with ugly Christmas sweaters as the theme! Today’s featured shop, HARKandCo, has some great “ugly” Christmas sweatshirts that are definitely more stylish than ugly. 🙂 Owned by a husband and wife team living in Chicago, HARKandCo offers screenprinted apparel, posters & home decor inspired by their love of travel & creativity. Right now, HARKandCo is offering a special coupon code – HARK30 – for 30% off your… Read more CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: HARKandCo

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: BirdAndBeed

There’s something just so special about handmade jewelry – most offerings on Etsy are one of a kind pieces, each with their own unique flair. You might find other pieces of jewelry like them, but you’ll never find two that are exactly the same. Today’s featured shop specializes in handmade jewelry, with each piece capable of holding a special place in your heart. Meet Monique, a jewelry artisan and owner of Etsy shop BirdAndBeed. Opened in 2012, BirdAndBeed uses authentic gemstones – no fakes here! – as well as high… Read more CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: BirdAndBeed

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: winkdesignsk

‘Tis the season to be decorating! We trim our trees, hang up lights outside…but chances are, we often forget that wall art can be festive, too. 🙂 If you’re thinking it’s too close to Christmas to find the perfect addition to your holiday decor, never fear: Etsy shop winkdesignsk offers some seriously amazing Christmas printables that would look perfect on your walls (plus cards & invitations that are sure to excite your guests). Owner/designer Lucia gladly accepts custom orders, working with the clients to create the perfect item from scratch… Read more CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: winkdesignsk

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: ShopLexxi

It’s December 1st! Have you finished your Christmas shopping yet? There are so many gift options for all of the people on your list, and personalized gifts are a great one. From the wine enthusiast, to the golfer & more, there’s a little something for everyone at Etsy shop ShopLexxi. Recently opened, ShopLexxi has 60+ gifts available to be customized. Most items at ShopLexxi are available to be shipped in 3-5 business days, so you’ve still got a little bit of time to order in time for Christmas! Here’s my… Read more CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: ShopLexxi