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crowd pleasers
6 Surprising Bridesmaid Gift Upgrades

They held your flowers, calmed your nerves, and made sure no one stepped on your train. Say “thanks” to your favorite bride squad with thoughtful gifts they’ll keep using and loving long after the wedding weekend.

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3 ways to show your appreciation

In bloom

Lush Watercolor Art
A Day in the Life of CreativeIngrid

Painter Ingrid Sanchez finds inspiration everywhere she looks—including the leafy parks and elegant flower shops of her London neighborhood—and turns it into whimsically beautiful wall art and decor. "I want to create art that makes people feel good and reminds them what a privilege it is to live in this world.”

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Like what you see? Discover more maker interviews, shopping guides, gift ideas, original DIYs, and more on Etsy's blog.

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Meet us at the pool

Power Suits
Featured Shop: Beacha Swimwear

Israeli swimwear designer Irit Gromy draws on a background in industrial design to create her comfortable, confidence-boosting line. “I work to design swimsuits that meet women’s needs and desires to look good and feel great,” she says.

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New shops to love

Fresh Shops
15 Up-and-Coming Etsy Shops From Across the USA

Now that road trip season is officially here, why not sit back and join us for a (virtual) voyage across the USA, popping in on 15 recenty opened Etsy shops from sea to shining sea? Whether you discover a new favorite Etsy seller just up the road or fall hard for the work of a maker miles away, you’re sure to find something—or someone—to admire among this collection of fresh finds and rising stars.

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Gimme a mini

Tiny Treasures
Obsessing Over: Miniatures

"Minis delight because they’re readily recognizable, universal objects—simply shrunk down, with impossible detail and impeccable craftsmanship,” says Daily Mini founder and all-things-small aficionado Kate Esme Ünver. Here, she shares eight of her favorite mini-centric Etsy shops. One of them is sure to give you a little thrill.

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Everything's coming up rosy

Trend Report
Summer’s Top Feel-Good Beauty Trends

Rediscover the joys of getting ready—and reinvigorate your morning routine—with a fresh (handmade, small-batch, or generally extra-special) addition to your beauty product lineup. From made-you-look floral false eyelashes to superfood-infused body balms, Etsy Trend Expert Dayna Isom Johnson has rounded up some of her favorite trending beauty buys to scoop up this season.

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Creativity plus clay

Trend Report
Spotlight on: Polymer Clay Jewelry

Meet the material that’s making a fresh wave of creative jewelry designs possible. An affordable, approachable, and uniquely malleable medium, polymer clay is rapidly broadening horizons for new and experienced jewelry makers alike.

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Rainbow bright

Fiber art
Featured Shop: Mandi Smethells

From tassel-adorned rainbows to nursery-ready animal shapes, this Minnesota-based fiber artist reimagines wall hangings for the modern home. "I want to surprise people with the work I create and make something that you’ve never seen before, something that makes your eyeballs happy," says Mandi.

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Summer spruce-up

Trend Report
3 Decor Looks We Loved at ICFF 2018

See what caught our eye at one of the country’s biggest annual design fairs and discover the Etsy shops that are already bringing the trends to life.

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