Upcycled Flower Garland | Sesame Seed Designs

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EcoEtsy Team Member Casey of Sesame Seed Designs (home of the famous upcycled cashmere sweaters & more!)  makes, with her own two hands – toys, accessories and home goods that are natural, sustainable and made with great care and attention to detail. Her business has grown from her love of nature and her love of […]

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DIY Make your own Paper Tutorial

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  Making paper is a fun way to reuse old newspapers to create a unique piece of art for a gift.  Not only are you reusing items that would otherwise be wasted, but you are eliminating additional waste that often comes from sending generic gift cards to loved ones. This biodegradable art project is not […]

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baby love {finds}

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  PlaYSKool Pounding Bench from joonE  Who remembers these??  This month I am featuring some beautiful eco friendly finds for the wee ones.  Let’s play!!!  Eco Etsy shines in so many areas and there are so many items to choose from.  Find gifts for others or one for your own little one.This one is a […]

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simple summer {finds}

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Vintage inspired retro eco cotton swimsuit by PierogiPicnic School’s out for summer just about everywhere now and our minds have turned to summer adventure, getaways, vacations, pools and beaches.  Pull up a chair and take a quick gander at some of the beautiful finds I ran across for this month’s Etsy finds.  Here is a […]

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It’s Another Linky Party! Spring Fun and Fashion

Hey Ho! To all our loyal EcoEtsy Readers!  I’m off to a rough start this morning – seems my week flied by and I didn’t realize it was Friday until around 9:15 today.  But, I’m only a hour late with my post.  With that said, we had some awesome submissions last week and I’m excited […]

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EcoKaren Giveaway: Two $25 Etsy Gift Cards

Hey Everyone! We interrupt your evening to share an awesome giveaway with you. EcoKaren is hosting a giveaway and you can enter right here on EcoEtsy.  Here’s an excerpt about the giveaway: These handmade business owners were so generous in donating/placing an ad on the Hurricane Sandy Relief Fundraiser page. I am able to buy 20 heaters […]

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Trending Now – Warming Up in Winter

It’s no wonder all of us are thinking about warming up with some eco-friendly fall and winter finds this season, with snow in the northeast and lower temperatures country wide we’re already shivering.  The seasons are not immune to climate change and this year it feels we skipped right over fall.  But regardless how brisk the […]

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Warming Decor Ideas for the Eco-Friendly Home

It’s chilly and dreary outside right now. This, to me, is all the more reason to decorate my home with vibrant, warm colors to keep up my mood. I love these eco-friendly housewares by EcoEtsy members for that purpose… Recycled cotton woven rug by ReWovenDesigns Contemporary Circles Design Mirror by BululuStudio Balsam Fir filled Sachets […]

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Greening Your Home for Autumn

With the plethora of colors outside now as the seasons change, how can one not be inspired by the natural scenery around them? When you get the hankering to begin decorating your home for autumn, keep in mind the beautiful housewares that EcoEtsy offers. With these items, you can mimic the beauty of nature right […]

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