Simple, Casual and Eco-Friendly Date Night

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A romantic dinner, walking hand in hand a long the river, lounging on the deck enjoying conversation and a cup a coffee or sitting quietly watching a beautiful sunset… I don’t know why this idea popped in my head, other than I love date nights and Etsy.  It could also be the crazy, busy summer [...]

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 [...]

{thoughts on shops} eyeing the 5seed shop

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  Hi nicies! I’m so excited to be here, sharing the April {Thoughts on Shops}. As we all know, there are so many important elements to crafting a fabulous business. Each week we’ll look at a few ideas that help to make our indie business shops as great as they can be! Today we’re visiting [...]

Etsy Resources, Part 2: Pounce, Etsy Emails and The Storque

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As the second part of a mini-series on Etsy resources, we’re going to explore 3 more areas, specifically Pounce, Etsy emails and The Storque.  You may not be aware of all the great information you’re missing out on! For those of you unfamiliar, Pounce is a feature on the front page and it serves two [...]

green green gah gah: day two

There are some fantastic recycled, trashion and organic baby clothes on etsy, I have to say. Bright colours, unique designs, good value, and green as all get out. I love it. Two personal favourites are: Salt Water Taffy Felted Baby Booties, by onemetaldog, $20. Infant pixie hat in recycled fabric stripes, by sweetpepita, $24.