So by now you all know that I’m a big fan and supporter of Etsy, if you’re still not sold on the wonderful indie international marketplace of Etsy, the upcoming Etsy Made Local pop-ups may just be for you. Top sellers from 13 cities and towns across the UK are joining forces to bring their wares to awesome pop-ups 5th-6th December, so get your butt off the sofa and go check out some clever clogs in a town near you. To give you a little inspiration, I’ve chosen some of my fave pieces from my fave three cities on the list to share with you, so read on to discover some cute crafts in time for Christmas!
Time for another bunch of picks from the awesome Etsy, if you want to give something unique as a gift this year AND support small, indie biz and creators it’s the best place to head. Today’s theme is the 90s and nostalgia, as a child of the 90s myself I thought this would be a fun one as well as being a look that is very popular at the moment. There’s SO much awesome stuff, links to the shops at the bottom of the snazzy collage.
Whilst visiting my Mum last week, I managed to borrow her sewing machine and have brought it home to Brighton for some adventures. I haven’t used a sewing machine in about 10 years, maybe even longer. I spent a couple of hours finding tutorials and watching some videos and I MADE A SKIRT!
On Saturday we visited the Renegade Fair with our friends, the Renegade Fair is a arts and crafts fair that started in America and brings together the coolest crafters and makers. It look place at the Old Truman Brewery in Shoreditch. There was so much talent there, so I’m going to write a few blog […]
I love knitted things, it is such a traditional craft, associated with grandma’sÂ knitting tacky jumpers and tea cosies. I learnt to knit last Summer, it took me ages to get a hang of it and to this day I have not managed to do anything other than straight lines, therefore limiting me to scarves! This […]
Ok, so pretty much everyone who likes their lovely handmade, crafty bits of heard of Etsy.com, right? Well the problem with Etsy is that there is so much amazing stuff on there it’s difficult to just browse, and I find that you have to know what you are looking for, which is often not the […]
I’m Jayne, I’m 21 and live in the UK in the county of Yorkshire. I’ve decided to start a blog project for myself as a hobby. Since leaving University and starting full-time work I’ve felt I’ve lost my hobbies and lost the drive to do creative things, so thought that this blog may be a […]