Sunday, December 27, 2009

Amboyna Burl 24mm Silvertip Badger Shaving Brush

It's not all that often that you find a great gift that can work for any man. That's what makes this handcrafted shaving brush so special. It is made from a rare wood from Southeast Asia and finished with a waterproofing polish.

Find this shaving brush at for $64.99.

Happy holidays

I hope everyone had a great holiday and I look forward to even more Top Etsy Finds in the coming year.

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Passion - Lilac Clutch with Purple Beaded Flower Brooch - 7-inch

This fabulous clutch is made from a soft microfiber material with a detachable purple feather brooch. Take this purse for a night on the town. It's sure to grab attention.

Get this clutch at for $50.

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Porcelain Vase in Poppy Green

This stunning piece of pottery is food and dishwasher safe. It would make a beautiful addition to any room, especial with beautiful fresh flowers.

Get this vase at for $48.

Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Backpack - Felix the gray cat

How cute! This precious kitty backpack would make a great Christmas gift for any young student. It is made of fleece and fully lined with a 100% cotton.

Find this sweet backpack at for $50.

Mission Style Kitchen Island

This gorgeous piece of woodworking would look wonderful in a country kitchen. It measures 48" in length, 30" in width and 36" tall. It has a cherry hardwood countertop and is available in other colors.

Get this spectacular piece at for $1,184.

New listings

This morning I listed three new scarves on my store Web site. All scarves are currently on sale. Check out all of my hand knit items at

Special thanks to my friend Gabriella Souza for being the model for these photos!

Sunday, December 13, 2009

Handblown Glass Teardrop Ornament in Ruby Gold

Just in time for Christmas, this teardrop glass ornament will add class and style to your tree. Measuring 3.5" in diameter and 5" in length, this ornament is also available in silver green, gold topaz and silver blue.

Add sparkle to your tree with this piece from for $20.

Saturday, December 12, 2009

The Strapped Shoulder Bag in black denim

I love this black denim bag by definitionofself. It comes with a D ring for keys and a cell phone pocket. It closes with a magnetic snap and has a tan lining.

Get this fun purse at for $75.

Thursday, December 10, 2009


I recently met a lovely seller from Edinburgh, Scotland, who makes machine-embroidered cushions and golf accessories. All of her items have free shipping and can be personalized.

Check out her items at

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Sea Foam Patchwork Baby Blanket

UPDATE: This blanket sold quickly, but the seller has already sewn another. So shop quickly before the new one is purchased!

This beautiful blanket is the perfect gift for the friend who's expecting. It's made with 100% cotton designer fabrics by Tanya Whelan and Tula Pink plus premium prewashed and preshrunk pure wool/polyester batting.

Find this baby blanket at for $59.

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Green Frog hat

How adorable! This sweet green frog hat fits babies 5-12 months and is sure to keep your baby warm (and fashionable!) this winter.

Get this knit hat at for $30.

Monday, December 7, 2009

Forever and always bottle set

These sweet cream-colored bottles were made for each other. Standing about 4" high and 3.5" wide, these bottles are a great gift for someone you love.

Get this set at for $39.00.

Saturday, December 5, 2009

Horse of a Different Color Winter Craft Market

I will be in Palm Harbor, Fla., tomorrow for the first Horse of a Different Color Winter Craft Market, where I will be selling my hand knitted scarves, hats, washcloths and purses. I hope to see some of you there!

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Monogram Coasters, B

These pretty little coasters would make great stocking stuffers this Christmas. They are 4" square and are printed on thick white standard absorbent stock.

Get 12 coasters for $12 at

8 oz Sugar Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Bark

Get this yummy bark for your friends this Christmas. It's even good for diabetics or dieters, because it's sugar free!

Find 8 oz. of this delicious treat at for $10.

Monday, November 30, 2009

Solo Air Plant

This fabulous air plant measures almost 3" in length and requires no soil. It's true — no soil! Just stick it anywhere!

Get this easy-to-care-for plant at for $3.75.

Blue carved scooter mug

This stoneware mug is a great way to promote Vespas! Who doesn't love those cute scooters? Snap up this mug for your favorite eco-friendly scooter rider.

Get this great hand-thrown piece for $20 at

Christmas Money Holders

If you give money to a loved one this Christmas, dress it up with one of these adorable money holders.

Get read to give cash this Christmas for $3 at

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Incense Gift Set - 5 pks (100 sticks) w/Free Incense Holder

Before your holiday party, grab some of these nifty incense sticks to make your house smell yummy. The seller, nikkicandles, offers more than 50 different scents.

Get 20 11-inch sticks for $10 at

ETSY HOLIDAY SALE Sapphire Blue Paisley Ornament

Add a little flair to your Christmas tree this year with this stunning ornament. It's currently on sale for $9, so go ahead and order it in time for this year's holiday.

Get this beautiful piece at

Key Lime Pie Olive Oil Soap with Unrefined Shea Butter

If you're looking for the perfect gift for a friend with a penchant for fruity treats, this is it. This deliciously scented soap is made with cocoa butter, unrefined shea butter and olive oil, so it's great for your skin.

Get a bar for $5.50 at

Saturday, November 28, 2009


This weekend only, get a gorgeous 4" by 4" original oil painting of sunflowers for just $29.98, with free shipping included. This painting, titled "Sunny Tuscany," comes ready to hang.

Get this painting at

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

New listings

I just added a few new listings to my shop. Check them out at!

Special holiday sale

All of my scarves are on sale for $16 this week — that's $4 off the regular low prices! Check out the deliciously soft coral scarf pictured above that was just listed.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Tiny Turtle Cupcake Toppers

These cute cupcake toppers would be perfect for any child's birthday party. They are approximately 2” tall and made from durable layers of cardstock.

Get 12 of these turtle toppers at for $5.50.

Monday, November 23, 2009

4 Handcrafted Solid Copper Napkin Rings Twists and Swirls

Impress all you friends by using these elegant copper napkin ring holders for your formal dinners. Each napkin ring measures 3 inches long and 1 1/2 inches wide and comes in a set of four.

Find these napkin ring holders at for $15.95.

Sunday, November 22, 2009

Hand Painted Glass Ornament

Add a little different to your Christmas tree this year with this spectacular round glass ornament in rich reds and oranges.

Get this unique tree decoration at for $20.

Six Pack of Labs and Carrying Tote - Mixed Litter Beanbags

This adorable litter of beanbag puppies would make a great Christmas gift for any young child. Teach your child colors, counting and so much more with this set of six. The set also comes with a coordinating tote so you can take these pups on the go!

Get these toys at for $28.

Hot Damask Journal

Check out this ruby red journal in faux suede. It measures 4.5 x 6 inches in size and 1 inch thick and has 192 pages.

Write all your deep, dark feelings in this journal at for $32.

Friday, November 20, 2009

New listing

UPDATE: This listing is now sold!

I just listed this luxurious scarf and hat combo on my site. The scarf is 5 1/2 inches wide and measures a little over 5 feet long. These items are unbelievably soft and will probably go quickly!

Thursday, November 19, 2009

Really, Really, Really, Really Good Hot Chocolate 8 oz

Yum. This tasty hot chocolate would be perfect for a cold winter night.

Read this great description by the seller, TheFoodSnob, "As a self-proclaimed hot chocolate fanatic I can safely say I have tried dozens of varieties in the past. This hot chocolate, in combination with our homemade marshmallows, was the only kind to ever make me hold onto the counter top for dear life as I was literally weak in the knees!"

Get eight servings of this delicious mix for $10 at

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

A dRoP in Time Spiral Wall Clock

This unique timepiece was sculpted freehand from porcelain and fitted with a Seiko mechanism.

Find this stunning piece at for $38.

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Dragonfly 16 oz Earth tone Mug Webb Stoneware Pottery

Check out this large earthy mug. It's available for $20 at and would make a great Christmas present for your favorite hippy friend.

"Equally suited for tea, coffee, or cocoa, this mug has a has a smooth rim for a nice 'lip feel' and a comfortable handle fits 4 fingers. While it will hold 16 ounces of your favorite beverage, this mug is not heavy or clunky. The glaze has a satin matte finish that feels wonderful in the hand," according to the seller, webbpottery.

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Autumn Glamour

Take a look at this taffeta purse that's perfect for a nice fall evening out.

The seller, OriginalsbyKathleen, says, "Carry this burnt orange taffeta bag to your favorite places and really stand out in elegance."

Find this bag at for $39.99.

Saturday, November 14, 2009

Tudor style vintage dress

Check out this cute little vintage find. It's a cotton dress that measures 35" long, has a 34" bust and 26" waist.

Get this classic piece at for $26.

Friday, November 13, 2009

Harvest sun

These unique earrings are made from mother-of-pearl discs and genuine freshwater pearls that are placed on 14k gold fill ear wires.

Best of all, the seller, humankindness, supports education for impoverished children in rural Northern India.

Get this great set of earrings at for $18.

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

New items

UPDATE: These two listings have sold!

I just added a couple of new items to my store. I added two hat and scarf combos. One is forest green and the other is green stripes. The scarves pictured above each have matching hats in the listings. Let me know what you think about my handiwork.

Mosaic trivet, sea

Take a look at these gorgeous stained-glass trivets. This particular listing is for the center trivet, but the others are also available at the seller's store,

This easy-to-clean trivet is a perfect place to put a pretty handmade candle and it's available at for $24.

Sunday, November 8, 2009

Cotton Cardigan Sweater

I love this sweet cotton cardigan by Definitions. It's perfect for cool evenings or even for the office and comes in sizes small to large.

Get this cute cardigan at for $50.

Saturday, November 7, 2009

White Rose Pillow with green center

Add an elegant touch to any room with this gorgeous accent pillow made from 100% cotton fabric. The pillow measures 15" square and has a simple white applique rose of the same cotton fabric. The green center is also 100% cotton.

Perk up your room with this pillow from for $24.

Thursday, November 5, 2009

The Book of Good Thoughts — Bright Green Leather Journal

I love the whimsical look of this green leather journal. It measures 4.5" x 6.7" and has 244 pages of soft ivory-colored paper.

Get this fanciful journal to write all your wishes in at for $49.

Climbing Vine — Earth-friendly, contemporary, handcrafted wall clock

This spectacular wall clock measures 7 1/2" by 71/2" and runs on AA batteries. It's made of 100% recycled wood fiber and comes hand painted with old-fashioned milk paints in chocolate brown, taupe and cream. The colors would look fabulous on any neutral-colored wall.

Find this clock at for $35.

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Chocolate Drops -3 string guitar

This beautiful three-string instrument would make a perfect gift for the artist in your life. It comes with a pick, 1 extra string, and song book with directions.

Get this charming guitar at for $195.

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Funky Cool 16 oz. Coffee Mug

Check out this dishwasher- and microwave-safe mug that would make a perfect gift for a hip friend.

According to the seller, AngelaCrewsArt, "This funky design is one of my favorites. Each piece is hand painted with jet black underglaze paint then covered in a clear food-safe glaze. It is then fired in a kiln to an 06 cone."

Get this unique piece at for $15.

Monday, November 2, 2009

Striped Baby Sweater

This adorable piece of knitting would be a great baby shower gift of Christmas present for a friend who's expecting. This exquisite baby sweater fits infants 3-6 months and is made from luxurious merino wool.

Find this sweet sweater at for $55.

Friday, October 30, 2009

Outshined, 5x7 Digital Photo Print

This crisp image looks like sites around where I live. It is a 5 by 7" photo taken at the Florida Botanical Gardens in Largo and comes printed on premium luster paper.

Find this stunning image at for just $8, shipping included!