BY Catie Colliton in Crafty on Jun 24, 2010 |
Here at BUST we love crafty things and lovely ladies, and Babble (a modern parenting website) just released it’s Top 50 Etsy Moms! Go crafty moms! Working, raising kids, and finding time to create can’t be easy, but these moms are doing it and are pretty successful to boot. Babble’s top ladies have created classy jewelry, sweet kids' clothes, creative toys, adorable gifts, and oh-so-desirable things for moms. Check out their stores at Etsy for ... Read More
BY Intern Laura in Crafty on Feb 04, 2010 |
Winter may still be upon us, but at least daylight hours are growing longer and we are getting closer to the annual Spring Craftacular. Even so, if you like many BUST readers are growing impatient and can't wait to get your hands on some crafty goodness, there is still hope.
Craftacular veteran Better Than Jam has opened a co-op in Bushwick that features clothing, jewelry, and accessories all hand made by local designers, many of them being some of our ... Read More
BY Intern Leala in Crafty on Dec 01, 2009 |
Barking Maddison will be at this weekends Craftacular, and I've got to say, I'm glad. Look at how cute these bags are! Among other items handmade by Barking Maddison are leather belts and cuffs with personalized messages, like lyrics or poems. Items are made with vintage fabric and wallpaper. They can be found on Etsy.com.
But I claim this bag for myself!
Photo courtesy of Barking Maddison on ... Read More
BY Intern Stephanie V. in Crafty on Nov 30, 2009 |
Down here at BUST headquarters, we're eagerly awaiting Sunday for the Craftacular. So to give you all a little taste of what to expect at this slammin' event, we're highlighting some of the goods that will be at this shindig.
The Hand of Fatima makes some fascinating products that seem kind of mystical and magical for the wearer. The Double Agent necklace could've belonged to a KGB spy in a past life. (It's rally a WWII observer's decoration, for ... Read More
BY Intern nicole! in Eat Me on Nov 16, 2009 |
EEEEEKS! If you're just sitting around and wish you had something to do right now (and are in the NYC area), you can head down to Etsy Open Craft Night at Etsy Labs (55 Washington St., Suite 512, Brooklyn) to sew some reusable bags with Bags for the People and Katherine Bell, author of the new book, Quilting for Peace. If you can't make it to the event, which ends at 8 PM this evening, you can view an online tutorial right now! To take a ... Read More