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Holiday Gift Guides 2014- Gifts for Kids

Happy Friday everyone! It’s time for another gift guide for the holidays, and this one is all for the kiddos. There are so many fabulous items for children and babies on Etsy! Some of them make me wish I was a kid again! This guide is longer than my usual guids since I could have done a whole post just on plushies. I narrowed them down a bit and added in some great toys and accessories. Here are just a few of my favorite holiday gift ideas for the little ones:

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Fox Plush Toy with Scarf, Fox Softie, Fox Stuffed Animal, Handmade Fox Art Doll, Toy Animal, Kids Christmas Gift, Poosac, Nursery, Kids Toy from Poosac

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Modern Kids Play Kitchen from Mint Home

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Limited Edition Metallic Gold Moccs, Moccasins, Baby Moccs, Baby/Toddler Shoes, Genuine Leather, Metallic, Metallic Gold, Gold from Tiny Baby Soles

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Mr. Beaver, a woodchuck softie plush doll toy, made to order, OOAK from Dunlap Love

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CUSTOM Signature Cotton Candy Dolly,Handmade Dolls,Homemade Dolls,Cloth Doll,Fabric Dolls,Handmade Fabric Doll,Soft Cloth Dolls,Rag Dolls from Cotton Candy Dollies

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Christmas deer plush toy , handmade stuffed toy, baby safe soft toy, holidays from Skripskrap

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Kniting Teddy Bear Hat – Hat Character – Boy hat – Teddy Bear Beanie – Best Teddy Bear – Animals hats – Teddy Hat – Winter hat – Warm hat from Meet Best Knit

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Forest Friends Roll Up and Play Mat, woodland roll up with wooden figures, waldorf inspired, wool felt toy, handmade kids toy from Gnome Werks

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Stuffed Animal Teddy Bear Plush Toy Charcoal Grey Neon Pink Lime Green Linen Doll Handknit Ecofriendly from Me and Tex

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Outer Space Wood Bank from Mmim

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Baby Mobile — Bears in Party Hats — Customize to Match You Modern Nursery from Pink Cheeks Studio

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Plush Owl Softie Stuffed Owl Doll for Children and Baby Plush Toy from Friends of Socktopus

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Marimekko Unikko Kids’ Teepee (Small) from Teepeedees

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Free Armbands!!! Personalized Boy SUPERHERO Cape for Christmas comes with FAST DELIVERY – 26 inches – Custom Letter from Pip and Bean

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Cute Bug Plush – Handmade cloth doll kids toy monster bug plushie from Palooka Handmade

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The Farm Paper Toy Kit – DIY Paper Craft Kit – Puppet Theater – Paper Toy – Birthday Party Favor – PRINTABLE PDF from Pukaca

Aren’t they all just so adorable! If I had children I’d be buying them all! As it is, I’ve got a few of the softies on my Christmas wish list. I hope you all enjoy browsing through these fantastic shops! I’ll be back next week with another gift guide. Until then…

Happy Shopping!

Holiday Gift Guides 2014- For the Host or Hostess

Happy Friday everyone! This week has been a whirlwind with getting ready for the Flea Market and holiday crafting for the blog. Before I sign off for the weekend though, I wanted to pop in and share my first holiday gift guide of the 2014 holiday season! I’ve put together some of my favorite items from Etsy’s wonderful handmade shops that would make lovely gifts for the host or hostess. It is the season for parties, and there’s nothing quite as charming as a little something handmade to show your appreciation and love! Here are my top twelve gift ideas for your holiday party hosts…

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Wooden Spoon, Hostess Gift, Shower Gift, Housewarming Gift, Bridal Shower Gift, Wedding Gift, Kitchen Gift, Birthday, Valentine’s Day Gift from We Should Spoon

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tweet bowl, green and white ceramic nesting bowls. modern, quirky pottery dishes. large cereal bowl, small bird bowl. gift for hostess from Karo Art

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WASHCLOTH – 100% COTTON, stocking stuffer, hostess gift, crochet washcloth, handmade washcloth, wash cloth from Right Soap

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Custom Monogram Initial Paper Coasters Black and White Polka Dot Floral Initial Colorful Personalized Coasters Wedding Hostess Gift Set of 5 from When it Rains Shop

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Tea Towel Set: Catherineholm Lotus Coffee Pot Tea Towel, Hostess Gift, Housewarming, Scandinavian, Norway, Turquoise, Red, Yellow from Fresh Pastry Stand

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Personalized Family Tree Cutting Board, Anniversary Gift, Custom Wooden Chopping Block, Engraved Housewarming Hostess Gift, Dandelion Decor from True Mementos

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4×6 RECIPE CARDS Set of 10 – cute elephant recipe card for potluck hostess housewarming gifts from Boy Girl Party

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Custom house portrait ornament personalized ornaments engagement gift, hostess gift from your photo by Cathie Carlson from Magic Markings Art

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Pre Buy HOLIDAY CHRISTMAS Soap / 6 bars / Rosemary Mint Soap with Shea Butter / Handmade Cold Process Soap from Joan’s Gardens

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Personalized Birch Bark Vase from Rustic Grove Designs

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Serving Spoons, Grateful and Thankful. Hand stamped servers for your holiday table decor or hostess gift from Milk and Honey Luxuries 

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All natural soy wax tea cup candle with saucer – green and gold floral from Three Birds Vintage Co.

Aren’t they all fabulous! I love them all of course! The Catherine Holm tea towels and the bird bowls are definitely on my wish list this year. Do you have a favorite? Be sure to check out all these amazing artists and their shops to see even more goodies! I’ll be back next week with another gift guide. Until then…

Happy Shopping!

I Heart Etsy Fridays- Christmas Printable

Happy Friday everybody! This week has been a little crazy between the holidays and a sick hubby, but I did want to pop in and share these fabulous printables from Etsy’s awesome artists! I love the digital printables you can find on Etsy! There is something for every occasion. I love to get printable tags for my holiday packages since I am not a big fan of the ones you find at the chain stores. Every one of these printable items comes as an instant download, so you can print them out immediately after you purchase them if you like. Here are some of my absolute favorites:

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JOY, NOEL Rosette Banner Decoration Printable Paper Christmas Crafts by Fantastic Toys Here

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christmas village – favor boxes, luminaries, party centerpiece decoration printable PDF kit by Claudine Hellmuth Here

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Christmas Printable, Holiday Art Print, Typography, Tis The Season To Be Jolly by Mooseberry Printables Here

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 Printable Fiat-Style Vintage Holiday Car – Cake Pop Box/ Favor Box/ Holiday Decoration by Paper Built Shop Here

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Printable Christmas DIY Gift Tags Labels Scandinavian Holiday by Sam Osborne Store Here

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Printable Christmas Gift Tags – Chalkboard Style by Anthology Arts Here

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Christmas Gift Tags- Printable Set of 8 by Life Made Lovely Here

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Retro Christmas Gift Tags Digital Collage Sheet by Curious Crow Digital Here

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Printable Christmas Tags, Digital Collage Sheet, Retro Vintage DIY Gift Tags by The Vintage Remix Here

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Vintage Retro 1950s 24 Round Christmas Gift Tags Digital File Printable by Fenderskirts Vintage Here

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Christmas Printables for Playful Toys and Festive Decor by Tuesday Mourning Here

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Gingham Christmas PRINTABLE Party (INSTANT DOWNLOAD) by Love The Day Here

Don’t you just love them all! I do! I am definitely going to be snagging some of these for my Christmas wrapping. I hope you all enjoyed my little round up. Be sure to go take a peek at all of these amazing Etsy shops. They are full of printables! Hope you all have a wonderful weekend!

Happy Shopping!

Holiday Gift Guides 2013- Gifts for Teens

Happy Friday everyone! I hope you all have had a fantastic week! The last few Fridays I have been sharing gift guides with you with some of my favorite gift ideas from Etsy’s wonderful world of handmade artists. Today I have compiled a little collection of gift ideas for teens. Check em’ out:

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Check out this fantastic SHERLOCK FAVOURITE MOMENTS Women’s Fitted T-Shirt by Charming Fan Designs Here

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Check out this lovely Hello Necklace Bunting Necklace Banner Pendant tiny birds necklace sterling silver by Zooz Jewelry Here

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Check out this sweet Kindle Touch Case – Hardcover Book Style, Storyboek Whale Watch Fabric by Iris and Lily Here

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Check out this beautiful RAINBOW Cashmere Scarf / Patchwork Rainbow Scarf / Rainbow Infinity Scarf by WormeWoole Here

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Check out these awesome Doctor Who Shoes by Satan’s Slippers Here

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Check out this fantastic To Infinity and Beyond Ring – Rocket Ship – Adjustable Aluminum Wrap Ring by It Came From The Internet Here

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Check out this awesome May The Force Be With You – Star Wars Yoda Wall Decal by Wall Candy Company Here

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Check out this fabulous Pirate Kitty – Ladies Slouchy Sweatshirt by Dowdy Studio Here

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Check out this cool Laptop bag 13 in. with leather strap buckle and shoulder belt by Etoi Design Here

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Check out these amazing Custom Harry Potter House Sweaters made just for you – Your initial on a sweater by Sew Ecological Here

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Check out this awesome Harry Potter mug by Love It Get It Got It Here

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Check out this fun I BELIEVE – Doctor Who – Blue Version – 24×36 – doctor who, tardis, geek, art, poster by Big Bad Robot Here

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Check out this amazing iPad Tablet MUSIC Workstation – MIDI Keyboard Pads And Knobs – Music Making Machine by Old Time Computer Here

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Check out these cool Recycled Record Guitar Picks by Record Time Clocks Here

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Check out this awesome iPhone case-R2D2 star wars movie by Fantasy Sky Here

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Check out this fantastic Retro Polaroid 1000 Camera Pillow Cover by The Retro Inc. Here

Don’t you just love them all! I am a huge Harry Potter nerd, so I am totally in love with the top. So cute! I hope you all enjoyed my little list, and found some gift ideas that you like too! Be sure to check out these fantastic Etsy shops, there is something for just about everyone on your list. Hope you have a fantastic weekend! I’ll be back next week with another holiday gift guide. Until then….

Happy Shopping!

Holiday Gift Guides 2013- Gifts for Pets (and Pet Lovers)

Happy guys! I hope you all are enjoying Thanksgiving weekend! We are going to be putting the Christmas lights up on the house this weekend. I am so excited! Today’s gift guide is for all of your furry friends. Don’t worry there is something for all my fellow animal lovers in the mix too! I always end up with animal themed gifts because I am such an animal nut. We collect cats, dogs, and now even chickens. I have a whole collection of vintage chicken ceramics in my kitchen now. Whether you call them your four-legged babies, fur babies, house panthers,or granddoggies, our furry friends enrich our lives and for many of us are the heart of our families. Spoil them well!

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Check out this adorable Pullover Knit Dog Sweater Dress in Hot Pink and Green by The Doggie Market Here

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Check out this sweet Kitty Cat Dish Personalized by The Brick Kiln Here

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Check out this adorable cat sculpture, sweater pet TODD by Blob House Here

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Check out this awesome COMMISSIONED Pet Portrait by Adam Regester Art and Illustration Here

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Check out this fantastic Wine Barrel Dog Bowl serving dish V2 made from Napa Wine Barrels -100% recycled by Wine Country Craftsman Here

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Check out this amazing Whimsical Cat and Dog Art Print – FoLLow YouR BliSS by 3 Crows Here

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Check out this adorable Wood Dog Tags – Laser Cut Skull Tie Pet Collar Tag by Cropscotch Here

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Check out this lovely Red Rosette Wool Felt Flower Dog Accessories by Little Blue Feathers Here

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Check out this awesome Up in the Clouds Dog Collar by Day Dog Designs Here

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Check out this funky cute Large Plush Durable Christmas Dog Toy with Secret Heart Fortune & Squeaker Bambi by Fugly Friends Here

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Check out this cute little Christmas Reindeer Catnip Cat Toy by Pacific Cat Toys Here

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Check out this fabulous Siamese Cat Sculpture by Bonjour Poupette Here

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Check out this adorable Custom Pet Sculpture by Studio Blinkr Here

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Check out these sweet Felted woman slippers BLACK CAT by Simplicity of Felt Here

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Check out this amazing A Little Whoops- GREETING CARD Greyhound Art Print by Almost An Angel Here

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And Check out these fabulous Custom Pet Riveted Metal Earrings- Italian Greyhound by Pooch Tags Here

Don’t you just love them all! I know I do! I think Beaureguard looks so much like the iggy in the sweet card, and I think Sadie would be too cute in the sweater dress! I hope you all enjoy browsing through these fabulous Etsy shops as much as I did! I’ll be back next week with another fun holiday gift guide. Until then…

Happy Shopping!

 

New DIY Kits in the Shop & Black Friday Coupons (20% OFF)

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Hi guys! I hope everyone had a fantastic Thanksgiving filled with lots of great food and being with the ones you love most! I just wanted to pop in for a bit to let everyone know that I have added a couple of craft kits to my Store this weekend! I have been wanting to add kits to my shop for a long while now, but finally got my butt in gear and I have my first two kits available as of tonight. Now you can buy a handmade kit to make your own Vintage Inspired Ball Jar Ornament or a sweet DIY Vintage Hanky Bracelet. These kits are great! Everything but the glue is included for you, and prepped so you can just grab your glue, open the box and have at it! I am really excited to finally be sharing these two with you! Both the bell jars and the hanky bracelets are two of my favorite projects ever! There will be many more kits to come in the future. Also, I am always happy to create a custom kit for most any of my projects that you see here on my blog. So if you see something that strikes your fancy, contact me and let me know. I am happy to make a crafty kit just for you.

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In other shop news, it is officially black Friday, and even though I don’t usually get all caught up in the shopping holiday, I wanted to add an extra special coupon for all of my followers. For this weekend only please enjoy 20% off of your total order from my store. Use coupon code BLACKFRIDAY20 at checkout. I will also be sharing a coupon for free shipping with a minimum $20 purchase on my Facebook Fan page for my lovely Facebook followers. Go on over and check it out by clicking the facebook icon above my profile photo.

Hope you all have a wonderful holiday weekend! XOXO!

Holiday Gift Guides 2013- Gifts for Gals

Hey there! I hope you are all enjoying your weekend! I meant to share this with you guys last night, but the time got away from me. Etsy is so full of wonderful artists! You can find something for everyone all in one place, it’s awesome! Today I am going to share with you a little collection of gifts for the ladies in your life. Here are some of my absolute favorites:

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Check out this lovely Olive Green Bow Hat by Sisters and Stories Here

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Check out this fabulous Dark blue wool coat jacket by Fashion Woman Store Here

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Check out this awesome Chunky infinity scarf, purple scarf, purple infinity scarf by Shanionie Here

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Check out this adorable Ceramic Pig Planter Vintage Design in Lemon Yellow by Fruit Fly Pie Here

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Check out this fantastic Embroidery Hoop Wall Hanging. “ride free” Dick and Jane Themed Fabric, Sally and Raggedy Ann by Merriweather Council Here

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Check out these fabulous Woodland Creatures Collection. Hand Block Printed. Your choice of animals and colors. Made to order by Laura Frisk Here

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Check out this sweet Personalized iPhone Case – Mason Jar Flower Chalkboard iPhone Case in Pink and Yellow by Mooseberry Cases Here

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Check out this awesome Oxford Library — Book Lovers’ Scented Soy Candle by FrostBeard Studio Here

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Check out this cool Wood Jewelry Box – Vintage Souvenir from Spain from Meanglean Here

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Check out this fabulous Metallic SilverDruzy Personalized Initial Necklace by Wrenn Jewelry Wedding Here

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Check out this beautiful opal ring. gold opal ring. ONE delicate stackable birthstone ring by Meadowbelle Market Here

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Check out these fantastic Custom Made, Personalized Ring Dish, Ring Bowl, Wheelthrown Pottery, Made to Order for You by Miss Pottery Here

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Check out these awesome Cameo Silhouette Wood Coasters – Set of 4 by Pepper Sprouts Here

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Check out this wonderful Original Embroidery Artwork – ‘let’s go’ in pink and green – mounted 14×11 by Three Red Apples Here

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Check out these lovely English fine bone china teacup, with ‘Books & Flowers’ illustration by Sophie Richardson Shop Here

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And Check out this amazing The Un-Tourist Scarf: Palm Springs // Silk Scarf, Vintage Inspired, 36″ Square by Emily McDowell Illustration Here

Aren’t they all just fabulous! I would love to have any of these wonderful goodies under the tree this year! I hope you all enjoy browsing through these amazing Etsy shop as much as I always do! I’ll be back next week with another fun holiday gift guide. Until then…

Happy Shopping!

Holiday Gift Guides 2013- For Kids

Hi guys! Last Friday I started out my holiday gift guides for 2013 with a bunch of fun Etsy finds that would be great gifts for guys. This Friday, or actually Sunday now, I am going to share with you some of my favorite gift ideas for your kiddos. I do not have any wee ones of my own, just the four legged kind at the moment, but I do LOVE stuff for children. I am a big stuffed animal lover so half of these finds are plushies.  The big kid in me still loves to collect them! Here are a few of my favorites:

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Check out these fantastic Screen printed handmade toy Panda plush with 70s Scandi vintage apple fabric by Jane Foster Here

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Check out this adorable Mr. Lion Heart 102 – Lion Plush Toy stuffed Doll Plushie by Jipi Jipi Here

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Check out this fun OOAK Plush Black and White Stripe Art Doll Modern Soft Sculpture Plush Doll by Polka Dotty Dolls Here

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Check out this awesome set of Handmade Personalized Family with Dog. Rag dolls by The Citizens Collectible Here

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Check out this sweet Red felt mouse in a matchbox by Atelier Pompadour Here

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Check out this awesome Blue Spotty Guardian Plush Creature doll by Cindy Hoose Studio Here

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Check out these adorable Teddy Bear Stuffed Animal Plushie in Simple Kawaii Style by Bijou Kitty Here

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Check out this funny Needle felted cat Baby Pink Displeased Kitty Tree Ornament Plush by 5erg Here 

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Check out this fun Wooden Toadstool Mushroom Bowling Set- Pink Multi by The Pine Cone Gnome Here

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Check out this cute Chalk Board Town – Create Your Own Town – Wooden Toy by Zooble Here

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Check out this fabulous Flamingo Bike Bell by Beachy Toes Here

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Check out this fantastic Hangman Chalkboard Wall Vinyl Kids Games by Ghetto Vinyl Here

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Check out these awesome Star Wars R2-D2 Mini Crayons – Set of 8 by Extra Money For Mommy Here 

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Check out this fantastic Modular Doll House Towers, Manzanita Kids Eco-Friendly Toy by Manzanita Kids Here

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Check out this cool Rainbow nursing necklace with wooden ring – Teething necklace by Best For Kids Here

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Check out this adorable Fox Mask and Tail for Children by BHB Kidstyle Here

Don’t you just love them all! There’s a little something for just about any kid here. I hope you all enjoy browsing through these fantastic Etsy shops as much as I always do! I’ll be back next Friday with another fun Holiday gift guide. Until then…

Happy Shopping!

Holiday Gift Guides 2013- Gifts for Guys

Happy Friday Everybody! I am very excited to kick off my holiday gift guides today! For the next several weeks, you can tune in every Friday for a different guide to help you find the perfect gift for just about everyone on your list. Today I am going to be sharing some of my favorite gift ideas for the guys in your life from the wonderful world of Etsy. Check them out:

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Check out this Awesome Man Gift Set BEARD Conditioner Wash Cream Wild Man Beard Oil from Wild Rose Herbs Here

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Check out this cool 13” Handcrafted Leather Briefcase / Messenger / Laptop / Bag in Dark Brown from I Love Bags Shop Here

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Check out this fun Mens Wallet Made from Cork from Corkor Here

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Check out this fantastic Wood Deer Silhouette Guitar Wall Hanger from Spare Time Wood Designs Here

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Check out this cool Ipad Mini Custom Gadget Sleeve Tartan Plaid Case with Pockets from Bramble and Beene Here

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Check out this fantastic The GREEN MACHINE – MAGNOBOTS – interactive mixed media robot – magnetized from Magnobots Here

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Check out these yummy Popcorn seasoning – flavored popcorn spice sampler – 8 tins in a gift box from Dell Cove Spice Company  Here

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Check out this nifty Mens Keychain Keyring Leather Pick Guitar Case from RNTN Here

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Check out this awesome Man of Steel Superman Comic iPhone 4 4s Case from Heavaens Here

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Check out this fantastic Calavera Vader Black Mens T-Shirt from Mis Napoles Art Here

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Check out this cool Star Trek Tie Clip from Male Accessories Here

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And Check out this awesome Mid Century Modern Abstract iPhone 5 or iPhone 4/4S Phone Stand Docking Station from Phone Tastique Here

Don’t you just love them! I think the robot is my favorite, but I know my hubby would just love everything on this list! Definitely check out these fantastic Etsy shops to see even more fabulous gift ideas. You can also see more on my Pinterest board Holiday Gift Guides Here. I’ll be back next Friday with gifts for kids. Until then…

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Holiday Gift Guide 2012- Handmade Gifts for Gals

Hi everybody! It’s Wednesday again, and it’s time for another holiday gift guide! This week I am showing off some of my favorite gift ideas for the gals in your life. Today’s guide features handmade gifts for gals from the wonderful world of Etsy.  I absolutely love buying handmade gifts! They are usually much better made, and a lot more unique than what you can find at the mall. Etsy is full of amazing handmade things, I had such a hard time narrowing my list down to just 20! Here are some of my favorites:

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Check out these sweet Silver Initial Necklaces from Fiore Jewellery Here

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Check out this awesome “I Party with Jay Gatsby” Tote Bag from Silks and Screens Here

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Check out this amazing Customizable Flying Airplane with Banner Locket from Khara Ledonne Here

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Check out this beautiful Hand Knit Chunky Teal Blue Infinity Scarf from Blue Birds Fly Boutique Here

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Check out this adorable Jaunty Animals 2013 Calendar from Hello Small World Here

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Check out this fun “I Love You” Messege in a Bottle Necklace from Faerie Nest Here

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Check out this funky Monster Coin Purse in Neon Colorblock from Woolly Mammoth Design Here

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Check out this fabulous “Off to See the World” Pillow Cover from Three Red Apples Here

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Check out these cool CHOOSE YOUR OWN – 1 teeny fabric stacking ring from Shop Marmalade Here

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Check out this fun Meet the Gang small clutch / Coin purse from Cute Fairy Bear Here

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Check out this sweet Knit Bow Ring Light Blue from Sheepish Knit Crochet Here

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Check out this fantastic Bear, Bunny, Bird Pocket Notebook Three Pack from The Black Apple Here

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Check out these lovely Hand Knit Boot Cuffs from Ozetta Here

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Check out this fantastic So Loved – Large Format Print from The Wheatfield Here

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Check out this amazing Paris Wood Wall Clock from I Luxo Here

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Check out this sweet Forest Animal Deer Trinket Box Vintage Design in White from Fruit Fly Pie Here

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Check out this awesome The Cat that Dreamt of the Moon Necklace from Tilly Bloom Here

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Check out this fantastic Such a cool cat – limited edition giclee print of an original illustration (8 x 10 in) from Helen Dardik Here

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Check out this lovely Little Star Gazing Bunny Pendant from Sarah Birt Jewellery Here

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Check out this fun Fox Stole Scarf from Cheshire Cat’s Madness Here

And there you have it! Aren’t they all just fabulous! I would love to have any of these lovely items under my tree! I hope I have given some of you some great gift ideas for your favorite gals! You can see more items including some of my favorites from Modcloth and Anthropologie on my Holiday Gift Guide on Pinterest Here. Be sure to tune in Friday for part two of my Gifts for Gals!

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