NamedKeychains – Personalized Metal Key Chains

The shop:  NamedKeychains
The owner:  Rowena Tulio from Kuwait
The product:  Handcrafted, personalized metal key chains available, with several styles to choose from. 
Fun facts:  Each key chain is made from 0.1 inch stainless steel; sanded & polished to a mirror finish 🙂  You can also find more products at Named-Keychains.com
Reviews & Sales:  Recently opened, NamedKeychains has no sales on their Etsy shop yet, but I imagine that will change soon.
Here’s my 3 favorite picks from Etsy shop NamedKeychains:


Personalized Inside Box Hollow Cut Single Named  Metal Key chain 
Personalized Inside Box Hollow Cut Single Named  Metal Key chain 
 
Personalized Couple Two Metal Key chain Set 
Until next time, stay crafty!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: MishiuFerris

The shop:  MishiuFerris
The owners:  Simon & Jon from London, England
The products:  Detailed & gorgeous laser-cut wooden jewelry, home decor and accessories, most of which are available for personalization. (They also accept custom orders!) 
Fun facts:  Tiring of their normal workdays, Simon and Jon decided to take a chance and turn their hobby into a business, embracing their passion and creativity for woodworking.
Reviews & Sales:  Recently opened in January 2016, MishiuFerris has 48 sales and a 5 star average review rating. 🙂 
Here’s my top 3 favorite items from MishiuFerris:


Personalised Wood Cufflinks, Engraved Walnut Wood Cuff Links With Metal Surrounds 
Unique Wooden Bookmark with Leather String, Laser Cut Walnut Bookmark with Birch Plywood Bamboo Inlay and Yellow Leather String 
Tree Wall Decal, One of a Kind Laser Cut Birch Plywood Tree Silhouette on Black Canvas, Set of 4 
Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: KnottyNiki

The shop:  KnottyNiki
The owner:  Niki McNeil from Coloma, MI
The products:  Fun & colorful hats, scarves and more for the whole family.
Fun facts: Owner Niki has been teaching crochet classes for the past three and a half years.
Reviews & Sales:  9 sales and a 5 star average review rating
Here’s my top 3 favorite items from Etsy shop KnottyNiki:


Fox  Hooded Cowl 
Spring Cloche Panama Hand Beaded Flower Crochet Hat 
Lamb Bonnet Photo Prop 

Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: RaynBoutiqueApparel

The owner:  Rayn from Colorado Springs, CO
The products:  Screen printed & heat pressed apparel focusing on dog themed shirts, hoodies & accessories. So cute! Use coupon code CRAFTYGIRLMERCH for 15% off your order until February 10th
Fun facts:  There’s t-shirts available for almost every dog breed – I’m sure you’ll find your favorite!
Reviews & Sales: 350+ sales and happy customers 🙂
Here’s my top 3 favorite items from Etsy shop RaynBoutiqueApparel:

Saint Bernard dog Love Heart Dog Breed Silhouette shirt bag hoodie 
Old English Sheepdog Dog All Purpose - 100% Cotton Canvas Sling Bag 
Womens Old School Vintage Look Basset Hound puppy dog pet lovers t-shirt, tshirt is Bella-Canvas 
Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: DOVIESlovingKNITS

The shop:  DOVIESlovingKNITS
The owner:  Lindsey Finch-Field
The products:  A fun variety of crochet items – accessories, adorable baby items and more.
Fun facts:  Inspired by her two young children, Lindsey loves to relax with a ball of yarn to create after her children have gone to sleep for the night.
Reviews & Sales:  300+ sales and plenty of happy customers. 🙂
Here’s my top 3 favorite items from Etsy shop DOVIESlovingKNITS:
gingerbread hat - Gingerbread girl hat - Gingerbread man hat - Babies to adult sizes - Girls beanie hat - girls winter hat 
Crochet slipper boots, womens slippers, womens slipper boots, slipper boots, brown slipper boots, slippers with a button, slouch boots 
Crochet Baby flip flops, Baby Flip Flops, Crochet Baby Shoes, crochet baby shoes, Sizes 0-6 Months and 6-12 Months 
Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Zuffolo

When it comes to fashion, it’s a great time to be a kid. Classic styles & bold colors are making a huge comeback, and there are a large number of boutique designers who offer great products at affordable prices…like today’s featured shop. Meet Cynthia Valletta Baker, owner & creator behind Etsy shop Zuffolo. Cynthia offers crisp, clear product photos of her classically inspired, brightly colored girls’ clothing & accessories. Handmade, each piece is one of a kind and lovingly crafted by Cynthia, who also accepts custom orders if time permits. Right now, Cynthia is offering a special coupon code – HOLIDAY15 – for 15% off your order of any ready-to-ship item with a price of $25 or more. Here’s a very special top 7 picks from Etsy shop Zuffolo:




Tween Girls Embroidered Cape - Size 10, 12, 14, Gray Grey Brushed Denim - Fully Lined - Luxury One of a Kind Christmas Birthday Gift 
Girls Size 5 Coat Jacket Embroidered Matryoshka Russian Nesting Doll Dusty Pink Corduroy Fall Autumn Winter Back to School Ready To Ship 
Girls Size 8 Long Sleeve Dress Silver Gray Grey Satin Tulle Embroidered Christmas New Years Wedding Bridesmaid Flower Girl Special Occasion 
Girls Size 5 Coat Jacket with Belt Embroidered Flower Daisy Deep Plum Purple Corduroy Fall Autumn Winter Colors Back to School Ready To Ship 
Tween Christmas Dress Outfit Denim Blazer Jacket Red Twirly Skirt Polka Dot Embroidered Polar Bear Carousel Horse Size 10 Photo prop Gift 
Girls Size 4 Coat Jacket Embroidered Blue Birds Bright Orchid Pink Corduroy Fall Autumn Spring Colors Back to School Ready To Ship 
Girls Size 4 A-Line Short Sleeve Black Lace Dress Cotton Lined Formal Special Occasion Wedding Party Ready to Ship Little Black Dress 
Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: CloverSac

When you invest in a designer handbag, you want to make sure you’re taking care of your investment – keeping it clean & organized, and keeping the purse in the best shape possible. Check out Etsy shop CloverSac, who is here to help you protect your style investment. Opened in May 2014, Cloversac offers purse organizer inserts, base shapers, and covers made by owner Diana Lee. After making a large investment in a designer purse, it’s great to find accessories at an affordable price! 🙂 Here’s my top 3 favorite items from Etsy shop CloverSac:

Purse Organizer Insert for Hermes Birkin 35 (Beige) 
Base Shaper for Louis Vuitton Speedy 30 by CloverSac 

Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Triposhi

I love featuring shops that have just opened; it’s always a privilege for me to be able to help spread the word about newly opened shops. Today’s featured shop opened just a few short days ago on November 1st, but already has 16 items in stock to choose from. Meet Rhys O’Connell, owner of Etsy shop Triposhi. Featuring bohemian clothes & accessories, Triposhi’s items are created & sourced by professional stylists. Here’s my top 3 favorite items from Etsy shop Triposhi:


Blue Wool Knitted Headband 
Lace Cardigan 
Lace Head Band 
Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: LiVeCameraStraps

Accessories can add that extra something to an outfit – color, style, etc. Most of us, when thinking about accessories, think of purses, scarves, hats…But what about camera straps? Check out LiVeCameraStraps, an Etsy store that offers stylish & colorful camera strap options. Owner Liga opened LiVeCameraStraps earlier this year, and has over 150 items in stock to choose from. Here’s my top 3 picks from Etsy shop LiVeCameraStraps:


Lucky Elephants Camera Strap. Original Camera Strap.  DSLR Camera Strap. Canon, Nikon Camera Strap. Women Accessories 
World Map Camera Strap. Blue Camera Strap. SLR, DSLR Camera Strap. Gift For Photographer. 
Roses Camera Strap. Black and Purple Camera Strap. Canon Nikon Camera Strap. Photo Camera Accessories 
Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: BabyBottomsUp

Check out today’s featured shop, BabyBottomsUp! Based in Miami, Florida, BabyBottomsUp opened in 2008 and has 800+ sales and glowing reviews. With bright colors and fun belt buckles, BabyBottomsUp’s items are not just stylish, but practical as well! The belts are created in such a way that allows you to remove the belt buckle & place it on any BabyBottomsUp’s belt strap of your choice, giving you ability to accessorize with many outfits. BabyBottomsUp sells additional straps in their Etsy store, and you can also find them, as well as many other cute accessories, at their main website, BottomsUp4Kids.com! Here’s my top 3 picks from BabyBottomsUp’s Etsy shop:


Personalized Initial belt 
GIRLS pink metallic Rhinestone heart buckle belt - can come on any color belt strap 
2 Kids BELTS BoYS Girls S Kids BLock Letter INITIAL belt  You Get 2 Straps per a buckle 
So, if you’re looking for colorful accessories for your little one – or you’re just trying to keep their pants from sagging! 🙂 – make sure to check out Etsy shop BabyBottomsUp!
Until next time, stay crafty (and accessorize)!
-Katie

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 April 2015. Sherene remembers how hard it can be to find that perfect accessory, and was pleased to be able to open “I Do” Wedding Boutique to provide options for brides-to-be and make the accessory process as stress-free as possible. Whether you’re looking for that special accessory for your wedding, or another special event – prom, baptisms, etc – Sherene has you covered! Sherene is also the proud owner of Etsy shop SimpliAdorable, a very successful Etsy shop offering hair elastics, headbands, bows & more. Here’s my top 5 favorite items from Etsy shop “I Do” Wedding Boutique:


Bridal Headband, Bridal Hair Piece, Bridal Accessories, Rhinestone Headband, Wedding Hair Accessories




Bridal hair accessories, Wedding headpiece, Bridal Hair Comb, Bridal Accessories, Rhinestone Hair Comb, Wedding Hair Accessories




Bridal Sash, Wedding Sash, Bridal, Bridal Belt, Wedding Accessories, Wedding Belt, Rhinestone jewelry




Bridal Headband, Bridal Hair Piece, Bridal Accessories, Rhinestone Headband, Wedding Hair Accessories, Flower Girl Headband




Bridal hair accessories, Wedding headpiece, Bridal Headband, Bridal Accessories, Rhinestone Headband, Wedding Hair Accessories
So, if you’re in the market for that special touch for your wedding day – or even just a special occasion – make sure to check out Etsy shop “I Do” Wedding Boutique and see all of the items that Sherene has for sale!
Until next time, stay crafty (and celebrate)!
-Katie

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 April 2015. Sherene remembers how hard it can be to find that perfect accessory, and was pleased to be able to open “I Do” Wedding Boutique to provide options for brides-to-be and make the accessory process as stress-free as possible. Whether you’re looking for that special accessory for your wedding, or another special event – prom, baptisms, etc – Sherene has you covered! Sherene is also the proud owner of Etsy shop SimpliAdorable, a very successful Etsy shop offering hair elastics, headbands, bows & more. Here’s my top 5 favorite items from Etsy shop “I Do” Wedding Boutique:


Bridal Headband, Bridal Hair Piece, Bridal Accessories, Rhinestone Headband, Wedding Hair Accessories




Bridal hair accessories, Wedding headpiece, Bridal Hair Comb, Bridal Accessories, Rhinestone Hair Comb, Wedding Hair Accessories




Bridal Sash, Wedding Sash, Bridal, Bridal Belt, Wedding Accessories, Wedding Belt, Rhinestone jewelry




Bridal Headband, Bridal Hair Piece, Bridal Accessories, Rhinestone Headband, Wedding Hair Accessories, Flower Girl Headband




Bridal hair accessories, Wedding headpiece, Bridal Headband, Bridal Accessories, Rhinestone Headband, Wedding Hair Accessories
So, if you’re in the market for that special touch for your wedding day – or even just a special occasion – make sure to check out Etsy shop “I Do” Wedding Boutique and see all of the items that Sherene has for sale!
Until next time, stay crafty (and celebrate)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: GothChicAccessories

Just because you’re going to a formal event doesn’t mean that you can’t have a little fun with your accessories. When my husband and I were dating, I purchased some Star Wars R2-D2 cufflinks for him, and he wore them to our wedding! (And yes, I was fine with it. 🙂  ) You might as well have a little fun with your accessories, and Etsy shop GothChicAccessories has plenty of cufflinks, tie clips and more to choose from. Based in Milano, Italy, GothicChicAccessories has been open since January 2013 and has a very impressive 2400+ sales and glowing reviews. Proudly made in Italy, each item is handcrafted and is sure to add flair to your outfit. A lot of GothChicAccessories’ items would be great for weddings, as well! Here’s my top 5 favorite items from GothChicAccessories:
Rocket wood cufflinks - Fly Me To The Moon 
V for Vendetta Tie Clip - Maple wood tie bar




Skull Cufflinks - rosewood hand inlaid with bone 




Make sure to check out GothChicAccessories to see the rest of their handmade items for sale!
Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: BaliCantik

Jewelry is a wonderful way to accessorize – to add flair to any outfit. Whether you prefer a simple, understated look or something colorful & over the top, there’s a perfect piece of jewelry out there for you…and today’s featured shop just might have it! Meet Ni Luh Anggraeni, owner of BaliCantik. BaliCantik is located in Gianyar, Bali and offers a wide array of jewelry options – from bone carved pendants, to earrings, rings and fake gauge earrings. Opened in March 2013, BaliCantik has an impressive 1100+ sales and glowing reviews. All of the reviews agree – BaliCantik’s products are beautiful & of wonderful quality. Here’s a very special 10 favorite items from today’s featured shop:
Hand Bone carving Ethnic Feather Necklace, Bone Feather Carving Jewelry 
Small Star Bone Dangle Earrings - Bali Handmade Jewelry



Hand Carved Circle Double Swirl Pendant  - Koru Maori Pendant Handmade Bone Jewelry 
Fake Piercing Wooden Tribal Earrings - Fake Gauge Wooden Earring - Fake Piercing Earring



Large Gothic Key Bone Pendant, Bali Bone Carving, unique handmade jewelry from Bali 
Flower Bone Ring, Bali Bone Carving Jewelry



Saba Rose Earrings, Wood earrings, Fake Plug Earring, Bali Unique Handmade Jewelry 
6g Gauge Earrings 4 mm MoP Fish Tail Gauge, Yellow Mother of Pearl Gauge Earrings



6G 4mm Pair of Coconut Wooden Gauges - Double Wing Design - Ethnic Organic Ear Gauge Hand Carved Body Art Jewelry 
One Pair Saba Rose Plug Earrings Wood Plug Earrings
Don’t forget to check out the rest of BaliCantik’s intricately carved items – you never know what gorgeous treasures you’ll find! 🙂 

Until next time…stay crafty (and shop handmade)!
-Katie
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CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Schmucktruhe

Today’s featured shop evokes a sense of timeless elegance with a touch of romance. Meet Martina, owner of Schmucktruhe. Located in Aurich, Germany, Martina individually handcrafts jewelry and hair accessories with quality materials. With glowing reviews and an impressive 600+ sales, Schmucktruhe offers plenty of options to choose from – over 800 items in stock! Martina’s attention to detail and eye for design make her items perfect for gifts, a special occasion or even every day dressy wear. Here are my top 5 favorites from Schmucktruhe:
Elegant Compass necklace in bronze, men jewelry, navigation, seafaring 
Baroque hair comb in bronze , festive hair comb, antique hair jewelry, bridal hair comb, hair cameo jewelry, LARP hair comb




Bronze colored earrings with Eiffel Tower and cats silhouette, Paris Earrings, France, round earrings, glass earrings, glass cabochon 
Small hair clip in bronze with raven and moon, with shell core pearl, halloween hair clip, gothic hair clip, vintage hair accessoires




Small hair clip in turquoise silver with compass, nautical, navigation, rhinestone hair jewelry, compass rose, sea, exclusive hair jewelry 
Right now, Schmucktruhe is offering an exclusive coupon code – SPRING15 – for your orders between now and May 8th, 2015. So, head on over to Martina’s shop and check out all of the gorgeous items she has for sale. 🙂 

Until next time…stay crafty (and shop handmade)!
-Katie
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CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: Lateanywaywatch

I’ll admit it: I don’t wear a watch. In today’s technology advanced world, most people use their cell phones to check the time; watches have really become more of a fashion statement than an actual tool to tell time. But you know what? With the styles of Lateanywaywatch’s products, I’m okay with that! Meet Marius, owner of today’s featured shop. Featuring fun colors & a bright sense of whimsy, Marius uses natural colored leather combined with his designs to handcraft his products. Currently, Lateanywaywatch is offering a SPECIAL promotion! Buy 2 watches, and get the 3rd for free! Here’s my top 5 favorite items from Lateanywaywatch:
Purple Girl's Watch, Leather Wristwatch, Falling Numbers Watch 
Vibrant Stainless Steel Wristwatch, Colorful Whatever Im Late Anyways Watch Stainless Steel Bracelet Watch Handmade Jewelry Wristband Watch




White Whatever Im Late Anyway  Watch - Leather Wrist Watch - Leather Bracelet Watch for Women - Womens Clothing - Womens Watches 
Unisex Stainless Steel Wristwatch, Designer Steel Watch for Men, Stainless Steel Accessories




Cobalt Blue Women's Leather Wrist Watch, Leather Statement Watch, Graduation Gift Ideas 
So, whatever the occasion or style, there’s something for everyone at Lateanywaywatch’s Etsy shop! Don’t forget to check out the rest of Marius’ shop stock, including “Who Cares” watches, leather bracelets and more!

Until next time…stay crafty (and shop handmade)!
-Katie
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CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: CluzAccessories

Ladies: this post is for you! If you’re anything like me, you want to wear that gorgeous strapless dress…but there’s no way a strapless bra is going to cut it by itself. Check out CluzAccessories, an Etsy shop that makes jeweled bra straps that work with (using the hooks) or without (using the pins) a bra. Not worried about support, but you want to make sure your dress doesn’t fall down? It works for that, too! It’s also a great way to add a little bit of shine to any outfit you wear, whether it’s for a wedding, formal occasion or even a dinner date. Based in West Palm Beach, FL, CluzAccessories has glowing reviews and descriptive listings. Here’s my top 5 from CluzAccessories:
Dress Strap for Women Bra and Clothing - Ultimate Support!  Rhinestone Straps with Exclusive Metal Pin-Hooks 
Bra Strap Dress Accessories, Royalty Style Crystal with Metal Pin Hooks-Prevents Strapless Falling




Beautiful Simulated Pearl Crystal Pin Straps for Bra, Tops, and Dress Gowns 
Beads Pin Straps for Bra, Tops, and Dress Support




Crystal Shoulder Dress Pin Straps for Strapless Party & Wedding Gowns, Prevents Strapless Falling 
Don’t forget to check out CluzAccessories to see the rest of the items they have in stock! 🙂 
Until next time…stay crafty (and wear your dress with confidence)!
-Katie
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CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: CAOMKA

One of the perks of featuring Etsy shops on my blog is getting to work with shops from all around the world. It’s inspiring to see the craftsmanship, styles and shapes from different countries, and today’s featured shop is no exception. Meet Gemma Valls, owner of Etsy shop CAOMKA. The inspiration for her shop name? Her three children, Carla, Om & Kai. Mixing practicality with style, Gemma creates one of a kind numbered pieces with a sense of fun & bright pops of color. CAOMKA is offering a special coupon code! Use code SPECIALDISCOUNT for 10% off! While all of CAOMKA’s pieces are feature-worthy, I had to choose just 5…otherwise this blog post could easily be pages and pages long. 🙂 Here’s my favorites from CAOMKA:
 
 
 
Make sure to check out CAOMKA on Etsy to see all of the styles Gemma has available; you can also find CAOMKA on Facebook! 
Until next time…stay crafty (and celebrate international style)!
-Katie
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CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: CaeseOne

With a passion for design and an eye for detail, today’s featured shop makes handmade accessories. Meet Caesar and Yaneth, owners of CaeseOne. Inspired by vintage designs, all of CaeseOne’s items are made by hand – no mass producing here! CaeseOne is based in Winchester, CA, & many of their items are ready to ship. Here’s my favorite picks from CaeseOne
READY TO SHIP, Nude Champagne Flower sash, Flower sash, pearl and rhinestone sash, Tulle flower, Nude feather sash, Flower feather sash,Lace 
READY TO SHIP, Black and Red feather headband,gatsby headpiece,1920s headband,Flapper, Black feathers, beaded rhinestone headband
 
READY TO SHIP, Black and turquoise Art deco Headpiece,Feather flapper,Rhinestone,1920s headpiece,Gatsby headband,Downton Abby headband,Aqua
READY TO SHIP,One of Kind, French netting bridal sash,1920s ,Pearl and Rhinestone sash,Downton Abby, Gatsby, Art Deco bridal sash, white
Don’t forget to check out CaeseOne to view the rest of their inventory!
Until next time…stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie
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Shop Closing Sale

CraftyGirl Merchandise is having a 40% off shop closing sale! It’s time to take an indefinite break from selling online and focus on other pursuits…buying a home, getting healthier, and hopefully becoming a mom. 🙂 So! I’m selling off my shop stock for 40% off. You’ll get GREAT deals on gifts for this holiday season! 40% off everything, including these items:
Closing Sale Crochet Ear Warmer - White with Red Rose - Winter Accessories 
 Make sure to head over to CraftyGirl Merchandise to see these, and other, great sales!
Until next time…stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie
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