CraftyGirl Weddings: A Night in Paris

The city of Paris has become synonymous with romance. Images of candlelight, good wine and romantic whispers come to mind – which is why it’s a popular wedding theme among couples. As usual, there are plenty of wonderful handmade sellers on Etsy who create the perfect Parisian accessories for your wedding.. Here’s my top 5 favorites:   Paris Wedding – Ring Bearer Book with Blue, … Continue reading CraftyGirl Weddings: A Night in Paris

CraftyGirl’s Tips: Fill Out Your Etsy Policies Section

  I love featuring Etsy shops – seeing shops from all over the world is almost like traveling from the comfort of your laptop (or phone). I’m also a frequent buyer on Etsy – birthday presents, just because presents, etc. As much as I love an item, there’s one thing that can stop me (and most buyers) from purchasing : a blank policies section. I … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Tips: Fill Out Your Etsy Policies Section

CraftyGirl Weddings: Shabby Chic

Burlap, lace, distressed wood…these are a few of my favorite things. 🙂 Shabby chic is a popular wedding theme for many couples, simply because there’s a wide range of options for everyone. To some people, shabby chic is distressed white paint with glass accents; to others, it’s burlap and twine. This theme really can combine the best of all tastes to bring together sophisticated or … Continue reading CraftyGirl Weddings: Shabby Chic

CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: RetroGrandma

Today’s featured shop brings new life into old books. Say hello to RetroGrandma, an Etsy shop with over 1800 sales and sparkling feedback! Based in Saskatchewan, Canada, you’ll find a wide array of items, including hidden book safes, purses, bookends and more. Here are a few of their items that caught my eye: IPad Mini Case, Kobo Cover, Kindle Cover, Nook Holder Dr. Seuss One … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: RetroGrandma

MelodyAndWords : Custom Book Jewelry

I get incredibly excited when friends of mine sign up for Etsy! Melody, a friend of mine from our young school days, has recently set up her shop, MelodyAndWords, on Etsy, and she’s already had two sales! She is incredibly creative, and I love her product ideas. I thought I’d share a few of her items with you! 🙂  Custom Handmade Book Necklace, $15.00 Speak … Continue reading MelodyAndWords : Custom Book Jewelry