Editors’ Picks

Etsy Design Awards Winners

They’re here! We're so proud to present the top honours in the 2021 Etsy Design Awards. Get to know the people behind the award-winning shops – selected by judges Leanne Ford, Meena Harris, Joseph Altuzarra, and Etsy’s Trend Expert, Dayna Isom Johnson – to learn what sets them apart from the rest.

Grand Prize Etsy Design Award Winner

Congratulations to you, Candice Luter | Art + Interiors! Equal parts elegant and extraordinary, Candice's decor design won the judges' hearts – and the Grand Prize Award.

Candice Luter | Art + Home

Modern Gilded Mirror

She’s got an eye for interior design and a knack for making bold statements in fibre, glass, and macramé. But today, Candice Luter’s most magnificent new wall art installation – a made-to-order mirror embellished with textured golden flourishes – has officially stopped the show. Read on to learn more about her collaborative creative process, and discover the secret to making her pieces shine.

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Meet the Maker | Candice Luter

Co-judge Meena Harris :
“You really feel the presence of the designer in each work, and there’s something really compelling about that kind of boldness and authenticity.”

Silver Etsy Design Award Winner

Three cheers for you, Lara Kazis! This gorgeous, geometric clutch, meticulously crafted by Larissa, is a prized pick and a one-of-a-kind accessory.

Lara Kazis

Convertible Clutch

This chic holdall from handbag designer Larissa Hildmann has a surprising secret: With a few simple folds, it can transform into two equally eye-catching styles, perfect for taking you from your daytime look to your after-hours vibe. Click through to learn how this Germany-based maker, using her signature mix of quality leathers and clean lines, created her brag-worthy bag.

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Co-judge Joseph Altuzarra :
“All the winning designs share a sense of ingenuity and an element of surprise. They reinterpret familiar objects, but subvert them, making them feel totally new and fresh.”

Bronze Etsy Design Award Winner

A toast to you, CatchMyDriftVintage! These expertly sourced chairs are a stunning, sustainable standout—and a unique sight to behold.

Catch My Drift Vintage

Vintage Terje Ekstrom Chairs

Talk about a conversation piece (or two)! Sourced by dedicated vintage hunters Aliza Kaipainen-Rand and Joel Kaipainen, these matching postmodern Terje Ekstrom chairs are the type of rare treasure that the curator couple dreams about finding: functional art objects that are totally iconic to an era. Click to read more about the duo’s approach to picking out furniture from the past.

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Co-judge Dayna Isom Johnson :
“From bringing the beauty of glass flowers to your coffee table, to perhaps being one of the only owners of those highly coveted vintage chairs, these items will certainly bring a slice of joy to any shopper.”

Klarna People’s Pick Award Winner

And the votes are in: here’s to you, Glas & Glas! Our shoppers chose Noor's delicate, delightful, stained-glass design to be this year's prize winner.

Glas & Glas

Stained Glass Wildflower Bouquet

Have you ever seen such an artful arrangement? Bursting with colourful blooms (and 100% wilt-proof, to boot!), this handcrafted assortment of stained glass florals is made to brighten your everyday life. Read on to discover how Belgian artist Noor Springael produces such pretty petals, and create your own permanent display.

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Co-judge Leanne Ford :
“Etsy never fails to surprise and inspire me. You can tell these pieces were made with love!”

Shop our finalists

This incredible community is bursting with creativity! Here are the inspiring and imaginative sellers chosen as this year’s Etsy Design Awards finalists.

Home & Living

For the daring decor accents that shape how we nest


For the skillfully made styles that shimmer, sparkle, and stun

Clothing & Shoes

For the gorgeous garbs and footwear with outstanding details

Bags & Accessories

For the fantastic finishing touches that make the entire outfit


For the expertly crafted pieces that build a home


For the imaginative items that capture little hearts