FunkyFleurDesigns: Czech Glass Earrings

The shop:  FunkyFleurDesigns
The owner:  Tracy Farley from Saint Paul, Minnesota 
The products:  Colorful, handcrafted Czech glass earrings – use coupon code FREESHIP for free domestic shipping on your purchase of $20 or more.
Fun facts:  Tracy makes sure to purchase authentic Czech beads for her creations, buying them directing from sellers in Slovakia & Prague. (And her earring findings are purchased from fellow Etsy sellers!)
Reviews & Sales:  31 sales with a 5 star average review rating 🙂 
Here’s my top 3 favorite items from Etsy shop FunkyFleurDesigns:



Czech glass earrings, boho style earrings, patina spacer, caramel and pumpkin beads, rustic earrings, earthy beads 
boho earrings, czech glass earrings, hawaiian earrings, blue and red earrings, flower earrings, pansy earrings, small flowers, casual 
SALE Boho Earrings, Czech glass, pansy earrings, copper hoops, flower earrings, bohemian earrings, hoop earrings, golden pansy beads 


Until next time, stay crafty!
-Katie

MinaKindo – African Handmade Jewelry

The shop: MinaKindo
The owner:  Aminata Amadou Kindo from Carlisle, Pennsylvania
The shops: Colorful handmade African jewelry – necklaces, bracelets and earrings 🙂 

Fun facts:  Aminata always begins her jewelry projects by sketching a design, before jumping into creating & assembly. You can find more information on her jewelry, including tutorials, on MinaKindo.com
Reviews & Sales: Opened this year, MinaKindo has 7 sales and a 5 star average review rating!
Here’s a very special 7 favorite items from Etsy shop MinaKindo:


Beaded bracelet Blue Navy, handmade bracelet, bracelet Crystal beads, simple bracelet, mother's day, modern bracelet 
African earrings green and orange, African jewelry, Beads jewelry, Beads necklace, Niger, handmade jewelry, ethnic jewelry, tribal jewelry 
African earrings elegance pink, African jewelry, beaded earrings, simple earrings, handmade jewelry, modern earrings, tribal jewelry 
African necklace, African jewelry,red and turquoise, Beaded African necklace, Niger, handmade jewelry, ethnic necklace, tribal jewelry 
African earrings elegance blue, African jewelry, beaded earrings, simple earrings, Niger, handmade jewelry, modern earrings, tribal jewelry 
Geometric earrings illusion, African jewelry red blue, geometric earrings, Niger, handmade jewelry, ethnic jewelry, modern earrings 
Yellow beaded bracelet, handmade bracelet, bracelet Crystal beads, faceted beads Rhinestones, baptism, birthday, mother's day, modern 

Until next time, stay crafty!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: willynillypopupshop

The products: Fun, colorful origami Scottie dog earrings in a variety of quantities – perfect for party favors! Mention “craftygirlblog” at checkout for a FREE pair of earrings!
Fun facts: Earrings are also available in bulk quantities at wholesale prices!
Reviews & Sales: Having just opened a few weeks ago, willynillypopupshop has 1 sale and no reviews yet – totally normal for a new shop! I expect more sales and reviews will come soon =)
Here’s my top 3 favorite items from Etsy shop willynillypopupshop:




Wholesale Earrings / 50 PAIR / Origami Scottie Dog Earrings / Nickel Free / Dangling Earring / Origami Jewelry 
Origami Scottie Dog Earrings, Style 3 
Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: ancienttribal

Jewelry is a fun way to change up any look – add a necklace, a new stud or a bracelet, and your outfit suddenly changes. Today’s featured shop specializes in jewelry perfect for your piercings – nose studs, cartilage piercings and more. Based in Israel, owner Elizabeth loves to handcraft jewelry for her shop, ancienttribal.  Her love of creating jewelry was passed down from her father, a master jeweler who she would sit and watch work for hours. Opened in early 2015, ancienttribal has 175+ items in stock, and already has a very impressive 500+ sales. Currently, Elizabeth is offering a special coupon code – ETI123 – for 10% off your order. Here’s my top 3 items from Etsy shop ancienttribal:

tragus stud 24g tragus stud opal tragus silver tragus nose piercing tiny stud tragus




NOSE RING gold nose ring silver nose ring fake nose ring nose rings set




GOLD STUD turquoise stone nose stud 14 k gold filled nose screw body jewelry nose stud gold studs
Until next time, stay crafty (and buy handmade)!
-Katie

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: SomethingSnappy

Opened in March 2012, SomethingSnappy features an array of earrings, rings, necklaces and more. Owner Barbra, located in Evansville, Indiana, accepts custom orders and occasionally has flash sales! Here are a few of her items that caught my eye:

Handmade Painted Mario Bullet Bill Mini Lanyard Charm
Handmade Painted Mario Bullet Bill Mini Lanyard Charm, $5.95

Dainty Minimalist Teal Turquoise Light Blue Magnasite Magnesite Stone Heart Copper Love Romantic Earrings
Dainty Minimalist Teal Earrings, $10

Rose Pink Ceramic Painted Owl Bird Earrings Post Dangle Cat Eye Beads Silver Plated Copper
Rose Pink Ceramic Painted Owl Bird Earrings, $12

Also, from now until July 31st, SomethingSnappy is offering 15% off! Use coupon code CGB15 for 15% off your purchase. 🙂

Until next time…stay crafty!
-Katie
Owner, CraftyGirl Merchandise

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop : LemonTree7

There’s an overabundance of jewelry shops on Etsy, but once in a while you come across one that sticks out to you..whether it’s for the owner Amanda’s crisp, clear photos or stellar reviews, LemonTree7 sticks out to me. Featuring timeless styles, LemonTree7’s necklaces and earrings would make a classic addition to almost any outfit. Here’s a few of Amanda’s items that caught my eye:

Violet Iolite Earrings, Natural Iolite Jewelry, Gemstone Stud Earrings, Fine Jewelry, 925 Sterling Silver
Violet Iolite Earrings, $30

Dark Red Cubic Zirconia Necklace, Zirconia Pendant, Fine Jewelry, 925 Sterling Silver
Dark Red Cubic Zirconia Necklace, $25

Black Diamond Necklace, Genuine Diamond Jewelry, Little Black Dress, Fine Jewelry, Sterling Silver
Black Diamond Necklace, $70 

Be sure to check out LemonTree7 and see what jeweled treasures you can find. 🙂

Stay crafty!
-Katie
 Owner, CraftyGirl Merchandise

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: IslandTreasures2013!

Spring has sprung, warmer weather is coming, and all I can think of is…the beach. Growing up 30 minutes form the ocean has royally spoiled me, now that I’m several hours inland, but I can still feel like I’m at the beach with the right accessories. 🙂 Which brings me to today’s featured shop:  IslandTreasures2013. Featuring a gorgeous array of beach themed jewelry, owner Alyssia Dodson combines the casual feel of beachwear with an upscale vibe, resulting in beautiful earrings and necklaces. Alyssia has always been an artist at heart, and loves to write, paint and sing. Her creativity and love of the beach inspired the island treasures you’ll find in her shop, and no matter where you are, you’ll feel like you’re at the beach when you’re wearing one of her gorgeous creations. Here are a few of  her pieces that caught my eye:
Long Gold Chain Necklace with Round Opal and Turquoise Colored Stones
 
With round opal and turquoise stones, IslandTreasure2013’s Long Gold Chain Necklace is a perfect mixture of colors, with just the right amount of sparkle. Featuring a 14k gold fill chain and lobster clasp, the necklace is 34 inches long when extended, and ships within 24 hours of your order! It’s a steal for only $68, with shipping included in the price.
Swarovski Earrings,Natural Stone Earrings,, Aventurine Stone Hook Earrings

Emitting an air of casual elegance, IslandTreasure2013’s Aventurine and Swarovski Crystal Earrings feature sterling silver findings, Aventurine stones and bi-faceted Swarovski crystals. Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and I think this would make a perfect gift, priced at just $28 with shipping included. 

Small Round Opalite Stone Earrings 
With colors and hues that remind me of a summer sunset, IslandTreasure2013’s Small Round Opalite Stone Earrings feature 14k gold fill findings and small, round opalite stones. These earrings are perfect for a casual day at the beach, or an elegant dinner out. They’re priced at just $24, with shipping included. 🙂
If you’re looking for a great deal on gorgeous, beach-themed jewelry, IslandTreasures2013 is the place to go. 🙂