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Get Your Etsy Items Featured On Handmadeology

Sage and Sunshine : Curated by:  StudioSeventyFive I love making Etsy treasuries from all the amazing handmade, vintage and supply items found on Etsy.  So I am putting together this weeks treasury and I would love to make one from the items found in the Etsy shops of my fans and readers.  I will also be featuring the treasury here ... Read More »

Etsy News – Etsy’s New Checkout System Supports Sales Tax

From Etsy: We’re happy to announce that the new Checkout will support collecting sales tax. Starting today, you can go to http://www.etsy.com/your/taxsettings and set tax rates for U.S. states, Canadian provinces, and countries where you would like to collect sales tax. You can also indicate whether the tax rate for each region should apply to shipping charges. The sales tax ... Read More »

A Few Alternatives To Renewing Etsy Items

Update:  Links are fixed daniellexo says: First, I want to note that we here at Etsy are working on other more interesting and innovative ways for buyers to find the Etsy items they’ll love and purchase AND more interesting and innovative ways for sellers to promote their work on Etsy. Our amazing product and engineering teams are on the case! ... Read More »

Time. Do You Value It?

Post By: Johanna Draper That is the hardest question isn’t it? It doesn’t sound hard, but when it comes right down to it, it’s excruciatingly hard. Do we value our time? How often do we spend hours and hours designing and creating and then let it go for the price of a 5 minute job, all because we feel that ... Read More »

What We’ve Learned After 5,000 Etsy Sales

32NorthSupplies says: We hit 5,000 sales a couple days ago and wanted to share a few of the things we’ve learned along the way. Some things are tried and true, others surprised us and made us wish we’d done them sooner… * LIST OR RENEW THINGS EVERY DAY Not only does it keep your store fresh and full, but listing/renewing ... Read More »

How To Make Fabric And Paper Garland

Decorate your space with handmade fabric and paper garland!  Make your own or check out some of the coolest paper and fabric garland on Etsy. I was happy to see the response to the covered jar lids and pencils post from a few days ago. It seems I am not the only one who saves paper scraps and needs a ... Read More »

Why You Should Keep Your Etsy Shop Announcement

With the recent changes to Etsy look some shop owners are not liking the look of the abbreviated Etsy shop announcement. Although it may not look the best, your Etsy shop announcement plays a very important role in the SEO of your Etsy shop.  Removing your Shop announcement will remove the important meta description. I removed my shop announcement so ... Read More »

Rusty House by Studio B Architects

Rusty House designed by Studio B Architects. Description from the architects: Rusty House The Rusty House has risen from the timber skeleton of a previous structure built in the late 1960’s. The project is bounded by street and an expansive southwest view. The site drops in section twenty feet from front to back and the interior spaces house the client’s ... Read More »

Handmade Eco-friendly Alternatives To Everyday Conveniences

Article by:  Soap Deli News In our effort to save the earth, many of use have turned to recycling and eco-friendly alternatives to everyday products that fit into our lifestyle. Cloth napkins replacing paper towels, handmade laundry soap versus chemical laden detergents, and re-usable grocery sacks in lieu of plastic grocery bags. However, there’s one thing our busy life styles ... Read More »

Modern Roller Blinds And Fabric By Création Baumann

Modern roller blinds and fabric by Création Baumann. Description from Création Baumann: Création Baumann is renowned for high quality textiles for interior design. Thanks to our in-house design studio and our own production facilities, unconventional creations are possible. Our offer comprises customized solutions and interior shading systems as well as light control, dimming, and sound absorption solutions. Création Baumann is ... Read More »

How To Turn Old Paperbacks Into Custom Hardbacks

Here is a great how-to on turning old paperback books into new custom hardcovers. From ohdeedoh: We love to integrate books into our decor, but does your child have favorite books that aren’t quite in display condition? Beat up paperbacks can easily be turned into custom hardbacks with some scrap cardboard, fabric, a gluestick, and an inkjet printer. Unleash your ... Read More »

Personalized Jewelry In Hebrew & English BY SIMAG

I received a package today from SIMAG.  Inside was  a personalized gift from jewelry designer and owner of SIMAG,  Sima Gilady!   Thank you so much Sima, we love the necklace. So here is our little guy….. Camden Reid born 7.31.10!  We love you Cam! Photo taken by Christina my wife: Grace Designs Photography Visit SIMAG on Etsy HERE, and get ... Read More »

Hanging AirPlant Pods by Michael McDowell

Modern hanging AirPlant Pods designed by American designer Michael McDowell. Description from designer Michael McDowell: I designed these ceramic hanging air plant pods™ specifically for air plants (Tillandsia) after discovering that tillandsias will not survive in standing water and if water pools in their leaves it can harm them. Each pod is made from a gorgeous natural moroccan sand colored ... Read More »