Thursday, December 29, 2011

New - decoration for the kitchen

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Tuesday, December 13, 2011

From Etsy’s Merchandising Desk: December 2011

December’s Trends:
  • Holidays: Personalized stockings, ornaments, outfits and card sets.
  • Wizardry, magic, owls, and mysticism with the DVD release of the final chapter of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
  • 2012 Calendars: Wall, desk, pocket, multifunctional and creative new styles.
  • Personalization: Gift ideas with monograms, initials, text, numbers, zodiac, constellations, portraits, custom labels, stamps, fingerprints and family trees.
  • Gadget Accessories: Creative gadget cases, docking stations and accessories, especially geared around the iPhone 4S and iPad.
  • Moustaches & Beards: They’re still here and going strong.
  • Weddings: Handmade and vintage variations on the wedding dress, engagement rings, creative invitations, save the dates, and signage are on the rise.
  • Fashion: Winter accessories, vintage boots and patterned leggings. Sheer layers, lace sleeves, brocade, trenches, tailored jackets and blazers. Bright solids paired with black, platform pumps, cocktail rings, tribal and native references.
  • Culinary Trends: DIY culinary kits are on the rise. Classic cocktails, home brewing, beer and wine accessories, herb infusions and kits, garden to table.
  • Designer Vintage: Authentic fashion, collectibles, bikes, and auto accessories.
  • Letters, Numbers, and Symbols: Large vintage signage letters, letterpress blocks, monogram housewares, and typewriter keys.
  • Natural History: Woodland forest themes and animals, namely birds, owls, squirrels, hedgehogs, chipmunks, bunnies, butterflies, feathers, nests, eggs, acorns, leaves, trees, branches, woodgrain, and natural colors.
  • Lockets, secret hiding places, skeleton keys, arrows, diamonds, paper cuts, silhouettes, fortune cookies, wishbones, constellations, fortune telling.
  • Large scale vintage and handmade paper maps, botanical and anatomy charts.
  • Upcycled lights, lamps, exposed bulbs, and chandeliers.
  • Vintage cameras, especially Polaroids with film.
  • Bike caddies, baskets, and creative accessories.
  • Cottage chic decor and accessories
  • Video game-inspired references
  • Writable chalkboard surfaces
  • Wall and laptop decals
  • All things steampunk
  • Mermaids
  • Peacocks
Upcoming Dates to Remember
  • December 1: World AIDS Awareness Day
  • December 1: Start of Summer, Southern Hemisphere
  • December 5/6: Sinterklaas (aka St. Nicholas)
  • December 5: Ashura
  • December 7: Letter Writing Day (UK)
  • December 8/9: Fête des Lumière in Lyon
  • December 10: Human Rights Day
  • December 12: Poinsettia Day
  • December 17: Day of Reconciliation, South Africa
  • December 20-28: Hanukkah
  • December 22: Winter Solstice: Shortest day of the year
  • December 25: Christmas Day
  • December 26: Boxing Day
  • December 26 – January 1: Kwanzaa
  • December 31: New Year’s Eve
  • December 31: Hogmanay (Scotland)
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Friday, December 2, 2011

New - Plastic Tile Sticker Set of 4 - Wine and Grapes

Set of 4 Plastic Tile Sticker to use at home or office. 
Put it on your mini bar, table, refrigerator, file cabinets, lockers, door, window, wall or almost any flat surface. 
Each sticker measures 4x4 cm/ 1.57x1.57 inch 
Each plate has sticky tape on the back side 
Perfect gift for anyone! 

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Thursday, December 1, 2011

Saturated brown chic

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