Tuesday Treasury: It’s Movember!

Tuesday Treasury: Movember Gift Guide

Our uber popular Tuesday Treasury series is back – and with a bit of a spin! Rather than having you vote for your favorites – we’re giving anyone who makes a treasury a chance to win! Thus, creating a more egalitarian contest for all to enjoy! For more details on how we’ve crafted this new [...]

Introducing Etsy Gift Cards! {Business Tips}

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Image courtesy of Etsy How many times have you wandered through stores, grumbling, “I don’t know what to buy for Aunt Helen!” or “Dad has everything!” This happens to be all the time. Sometimes I’m very creative and sometimes I hit a wall. I can’t think of any clever or cool or appropriate gifts to [...]

{Business Tips} Etsy’s new policy and what it means to you

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Etsy announced a new policy change prohibiting sales of certain types of products on August 8th, 2012. According to the announcement, these are the items that are prohibited in its entirety: Tobacco and other smokeable products: We have long-prohibited the sale of tobacco on Etsy. We’ve added other smokeable products to the list. This includes, but is [...]

How to Make Wine Cork Christmas Trees

My daughter just recently began her part-time job at Jo-Ann Fabrics and was aghast to see that the Christmas items were already being prominently displayed in the store. Upon inquiry, she was informed that the reason for the early displays (It was, after all, the beginning of September.) was to ensure that crafters would have [...]

{Tuesday Treasury} A Tisket A Tasket by BetsyandBess

A Tisket A Tasket by betsyandbess wins the teamecoetsy treasury challenge this week!  Her collection is so summery and pretty. This beautiful vintage napkin clutch is only one of the lovely pieces listed in her shop. To see even more of the eco-friendly art available from our team, take a look at  Night on the [...]