Etsy Handmade Craft Carnival: #4

The Best Carnival in Town!

Welcome to the Carnival!

Welcome to our largest “Etsy Handmade Craft Carnival” ever!

I know we said that last week, but our Carnival just keeps on growing! Today’s Carnival features 100 amazing Etsy shops! Crazy, Right? But don’t worry, we have plenty of popcorn and stuffed animals to go around!

Thanks to everyone who participated in this week’s Carnival! Don’t forget, if you have an Etsy Shop and would like to be featured in next Friday’s Carnival, feel free to sign up here.

Time to check out this week’s Carnival! Have fun!

Clothing & Accessories


Belinda from New Day Embroidery wanted to share: Purple Girls Sundress Sweet Ice Cream and Cupcakes Tuti Fruti Pillowcase Dress Size 6 – Size 6 Purple Sundress / Pillowcase Dress.  Different Ice Cream designs cover this dress.  Adjustable Purple Ribbon Ties at the Shoulders.  Dress is made out of 100% cotton.  Pre-Washed to prevent shrinkage.

Barbara from Amber studios wanted to share: Patchwork sweater Coat – Bohemian gypsy sweater Coat made from up cycled sweaters and vintage fabrics.

Gigi from Gigi82Knits wanted to share: Knitted Christmas stockingsKnitted Christmas stockings are made to order and can be personalized with a name or a message. Early orders for this Christmas are appreciated, I’m expecting to be very busy later on in the year.

britney from bapsicrafts wanted to share: veral ribbed cowlit’s a soft and warm easy to wear accessory i designed for fall and winter. i make these to order with your color of choice [available colors included in the listing!], with my wool acrylic blend, which i chose for its durability as well as its comfort.

Tamara Neubauer from Frogwear’s Fashion Transplants wanted to share: retro fingerless gloves, double-sidedWonderful fingerless gloves for a stylish retro look: polka dots on one side and white flowers and stripes on marine blue background on the other side.

Jen Anderson from Jen’s Tangled Threads wanted to share: Flip-FursFlip-Furs are the latest thing in indoor footwear. They are a cross between a flip-flop and a slipper. Completely customizable, they are fun, girly and perfect for any occasion.

Nevyana from Granny Knows Best wanted to share: Woman’s crochet hat in blue, winter beanie – “This lovely women’s crochet hat is convenient for the autumn and the winter. The blue beanie is realized in hot 50% wool yarn, although it is soft and doesn’t scratch the skin.”

Lisa from Ding and kennie wanted to share: Reusable Cloth Panty Liners – Cloth panty liners are made with four layers of flannel and close with a poly resin snap in coordinating colors. The wings go around your panties so the pad will not slide around.

Rich B from Sizzlestrapz wanted to share: Satchel Leather bag – This genuine leather satchel, Made in USA, can be used to carry your books, I pad, 11″ Macbook Air and be the talk of town. I use genuine full thickness leather hide that is vegetable tanned so you are assured of great quality.

Jaci Anderson from Silkenvoice wanted to share: Silk Chiffon Scarf – This original, one only, scarf is hand dyed from 3mm 100% silk chiffon. The lovely pink, purple and magenta colours are highlighted with gold rosettes embedded with the silk.

Lana from MILAVIKIDS wanted to share: KIDS HATS AND BOOTIES.

Wendelyn Williams from Peek at a Bow wanted to share: Triple layer orange, white, and blue bow – A medium (4″) triple layered hair bow made with a layer of 1.5″ aegean blue & orange peel ribbons, with a layer of 3/8″ white ribbon. The center is finished with a french knot. All ribbon is securely attached to an unlined double prong alligator clip.

Tammy from FancieStrands wanted to share: Blush Bridal Feather Fascinator – Gorgeous! Handcrafted with first quality champagne blush goose feathers and bleached peacock feathers. Each feather flower is embellished with a 3/4 inch rhinestone center.

Jackie from SparkleByJackie wanted to share: Red Peep Toe Flats with Black & White Polka Dot Bow and Rhinestone Button Size 5 1/2 – “These red peep toe flats are so cute! They each have one black & white polka dot bow and a big rhinestone button sewn in the middle. They are a size 5 1/2 with a very little heel.”

Cheryl from BundleOfJoyshop wanted to share: Pastel Green Baby Cocoon and Hat – This pastel green baby cocoon and hat set is perfect for cuddling with your baby.

Tammila Birt from Euphoria Road wanted to share: Dragonfly Hair Clips, Ribbon Hairclips, Sculpture Hair Clips, YOU PICK COLOR – These sweet little dragonflies look adorable in the hair. Each 1 7/8 inch clip is nickle free, hypoallergenic, fully covered, and has no slip grip included for fantastic hold even in baby fine hair.

Katie from GreySkiesBlue wanted to share: Gender Reveal Pins – Beau or Bow? Have guests wear their guess at your gender reveal party with these cute mustache and bow pins.

Wanda from Krochetlady wanted to share: Cell Phone Wallet – Beautiful red white and turquoise Chevron pattern cell phone wallet wristlet.  Handmade crochet 100% cotton thread. 5 3/4 inches long 3 1/4 inches.

Mariela from Sweet Bella Luna wanted to share: Broomy, a little girl purse – “This 8″”x5″” purse is made out of EVA foam, A PERFECT ACCESSORY FOR A LITTLE GIRL!! A GOOD IDEA FOR A FANCY BIRTHDAY PARTY GOODIE PURSE!! AND A GIFT FOR A GIRL WHO LOVES TO CARRY A PURSE LIKE MOMMY!!!”

Michelle from Chrysalis Recreations wanted to share: Fingerless Gloves With Lightning Bolt Appliques – This pair of fingerless gloves was carefully created from 100% cotton T-Shirts. The embellishments are made from recycled or scrap fabric as well.

Utary from Oyeta wanted to share: Grey and White Stripe Clutch Purse – Linen clutch purse in grey and white stripe is roomy enough to carry your small essentials. Wear it as wristlet with matching detachable strap included or a clutch. Perfect for a gift too.

Ida Mae from GPlay wanted to share: Organic Onesie, Birds, handprinted – Natural – 6M – Beautiful, organic cotton, natural Bird onesie.  The design is a compilation of my two-year old’s line drawing resembling a bird and my idea to copy and arrange in a  flight formation.  Enjoy!

Heike from Schalrausch wanted to share: Lightweight handmade Satin Loop Infinity Circle Scarf ” Green Hope “ – This is a lightweight and airy double loop scarf in wonderful versatile pretty colors. A very elegant and harmonic combination, surely to get noticed with.




Juliet Armstrong from Juliet jewelry Design wanted to share: Hot Pink Agate Necklace – “Hot Pink Agate Necklace with Vintage Swarovski Crystals. Measures: 24″””

April Correia from AprilCorreia, Prayerfully Made 4 U! wanted to share: Picture Jasper Cross w/SS Treble Cleff Necklace Set – Picture Jasper cross paired up with a handmade (by me) sterling silver treble cleff to create the focal point of this necklace set.

Stacey from handmade raspberry wanted to share: Retro Fruit Bracelt – This is a beautiful handmade polymer clay bead bracelet.The beads are of fruit, including strawberries, oranges, melons, apples and limes among many others.

Marilyn from handcraftusa wanted to share: Crochet Necklace Vintage Style Thread Crochet With Pearls Wedding – Lovely thread crocheted necklace, vintage inspired with vintage pearls.  You can wear it either dressed up or down.  You are welcome to stop by and see it, thanks have a happy day.

Kathryn from iCharming wanted to share: Owl necklace in sterling silver – A charming Handmade OWL necklace makes a great gift for you or someone you love. This necklace is perfect for casual everyday wear.

Kelly from juBEADlation wanted to share: Dangling Earrings with a Silver Leaf – Silver leaf with a black acrylic bead. Very light weight. Earrings are 3 1/2″ in length on a silver plated fish hook style ear wire.

Emma from The Candy Tree wanted to share: Rainbow Glass Pearl Bracelet – Rainbows are my favourite and this bracelet is an explosion of rainbow colours!  Created using 14mm glass pearl beads and sterling silver clasp, this bracelet has a lustrous sheen which shimmers in the light.

Jessica Sherriff from JessicaSherriff wanted to share: Flower Acrylic Cuff Bangle – “Very pretty wide Perspex handmade cuff, with Salmon Pink Flower design. The image is my own photo of a salmon coloured Dahlia against a subtle green background. ”

Renee from ReneeBrownsDesigns wanted to share: Aqua Green with Brass Starfish Anklet – Beachy and summery antiqued brass Starfish charm anklet with waves of aqua Czech glass and Natural sand colors.  Anklet will adjust to fit most sizes.

Cortney Kreiser from Stylized Designs wanted to share: Green and Peach Flower Printed Bezel Necklace – This green and peach beaded necklace is a shabby chic design with a floral printed handmade bezel and three hanging charms. This necklace is a symmetrical design which has three beaded linked sections with green shell beads, peach shell beads, cream seed beads, and gold plated metal beads.

Disco Sorbet from Enigmatic Creations wanted to share: Men’s Beaded Bracelet – The Roen – “Features dark brown wood beads and a wine colored, uniquely patterned acrylic bead. The bracelet is strung on durable stretchy cord that retains its elasticity over time which provides you with maximum comfort and ease of wear.”

Leslie Kill from Aunt Matilda’s Jewelry Box wanted to share: Steampunk crystal ball watch pendant antique with squid – This Steampunk crystal ball watch pendant is a Working clock in a 1″ glass ball. Watch mechanism can be seen from the back. Battery can be changed when needed.

Juhi from Dewdropsdreams wanted to share: Vintage necklace cream white pearls and rose flower – “Creamy white pearls and large white cabbage rose on a brass chain, 18″” long create a gorgeous vintage charm. Also lovely on a beautiful bride embodying the purity of white.”

Erica Holt from Studio70Seven’s Modern Art-ifacts wanted to share: Green and White Jade Necklace Pendant with Copper Ball Chain – “Fabulous jade in white and green tones on recycled copper wire with copper spacer beads. This necklace is perfect for everyday wear and accents just about any style outfit perfectly!”

Lora Kalbfleisch from One Blue Dragonfly wanted to share: Black Onyx Bracelet – Black onyx bracelet made with facet cut black onyx, a beautiful mix of red coral & Swarovski crystals. Antique silver toggle with charm of onyx, a gemstone statement bracelet.

Mindy Bryant from Elemental Silver wanted to share: Woodland Fern Leaf Pendant – This .999 Fine Silver pendant was imprinted with a beautiful fern leaf. I love that this leaf is preserved forever in silver! It measures just under 2 inches & comes with an  18 inch box chain.

GG from ggoriginal wanted to share: Energy Ring – RING “Energy4” in Sterling Silver and Gold. Modern, Rustic and Organic. Handmade. Hammered, Forged. In polished sterling silver with patina.

Amber Phillips from AmberBracelets wanted to share: Magenta, Red, and Lime Green Feather and Chainlink Earrings – This is a pair of magenta, red, and lime green feather earrings. I am pretty sure these feathers are synthetic. These earrings also include green and silver colored chainlink.

Debbie Finch from Finch:Bespoke and Alternative Jewellery wanted to share: Multi Skull Bracelet – “Mutli coloured Howlite Skull beads with black on a bracelet measuring 7.2 inches, I can to make to order just measure your wrist in inches and I will make for you.”

Tatiana Korba from tatianakorba wanted to share: Long Beaded bead pink handmade necklace with pearls – “Long charm pink Beaded bead handmade necklace. It’s a very charmig charm pink color necklace with silver plated elements and cultured oval pearls. Necklace from beaded beads, hand beaded by me from czech seed beads.”

Jen Potenza from EarthlieTreasures wanted to share: Shell Necklace – “This front toggle clasp white donut shell pendant necklace has sterling silver throughout. I love turquoise and brown together, and this features both.”

yolanda from YMBlueOriginals wanted to share: Copper Earrings with Green Patina – “These copper earrings have been hammer textured then given a beautiful green patina. The ear wires are hand formed from brass wire. These are medium in size ( 1 and 3/4 in diameter) and very lightweight and easy to wear.”

Staci egan from Contempo Jewelry wanted to share: Tiffany Blue Stud Earrings – Gold filled hand wire wrapped tiny tiffany blue faceted fire polish glass bead stud earrings. Little 4mm faceted turquoise colored glass beads are securely hand wire wrapped with gold filled wire.

Jaie Johnson from Dirty Girl Designs wanted to share: Celtic Interlocking Design Shrink Plastic Ring – Created from shrink plastic, full color ring, perfect for people with metal allergies, fits several sizes.

M Lujan from Going Hollywood wanted to share: Jewelry – Featuring Luscious emerald green vintage rhinestone teardrop earrings that are super sparkly and feminine.The rhinestones are set in golden brass settings and hung from gold plated rose posts with butterfly clutches.

Lynn from urban pearl studio wanted to share: simple white pearl drop earrings – very feminine and simple, I made these lovely earrings from quality 7mm to 8mm genuine white freshwater pearls and created dangles by adding a delicate sterling silver chain.

Stefanie Brooks from Phishstuff wanted to share: Beautiful Translucent Lampwork Earrings – Beautiful translucent lampwork beads made with specialty, high-end glass and capped off with what I call spaceship caps (sterling silver).  The beads are made one-at-a-time by me using meticulous care.

Katherine Powis from Pistil and Pennyroyal wanted to share: Repurposed Necktie Cuff Bracelet, Blue, Silver, Grey – This cuff is made from a repurposed men’s necktie. It is a blue, silver, and grey brocade. I added three vintage buttons to finish the look. Snap closure. The perfect addition to any outfit!

Erinn LaMattery from Off on a Whim Jewelry wanted to share: Desert Sky – A simple single wrap bracelet made with genuine gemstones wrapped onto tan leather, great as a gift or for yourself!

Ariella Kirtley from Haus of Ariella wanted to share: Rosewood Wooden Earrings – “These amazing Wooden Earrings are made from contoured Rosewood guitar picks making them uniquely beautiful. The earrings measure approximately 1.25″” by 1″” (3.2 cm by 2.5 cm) and are on silver tone.”

Cindy Kuo from TreeCraftDiary wanted to share: Blue Ocean Cornelian Gems Necklace and Bracelet Pair – Feel The Breeze Diary: Sophisticating Cornelian gems with the combination of treasure beads, enhance the mystical mood of infinite deep blue ocean.

Amanda from Raggedee Anne’s Bead Designs wanted to share: Tangerine glass bead and painted glass pearl necklace – This is one of my favorite items I have put together. This necklace features tangerine colored glass beads, painted glass pearls, and gold spaced beads.

Betsy Sio from East Street Tins wanted to share: Recycled Tin Woven Bracelet – Summer baskets full of veggies gave me the idea of weaving the recycled tin to make this colorful bracelet.Lots of great cans were recycled in the making of this bracelet.

Barbara Richmond from TheLogicalCat wanted to share: Yellow & Aqua Swirl  Blown Glass Earrings – Yellow and aqua blown glass beads join yellow Swarovski crystal beads and sterling silver to make these earrings. The beads are wire wrapped with Bali-style headpins to solid sterling silver earwires.

Indira Jainanan from SocialDeviance wanted to share: White Brass Eagle Pendant – This eagle was originally made for my dad for Christmas of 2011 in 14k gold after his previous store-bought eagle pendant was stolen. This pendant is made from white brass and synthetic sapphire.


Health & Beauty


Sara James from Tin Roof Soap Company wanted to share: Sweet Susu Soap – I made breast milk soap to preserve the bond between baby and breast.  Sweet Susu soap is all natural soap made with shea butter and scented with lavender and patchouli essential oils.

Milly from SecondSpringSoaps wanted to share: Candy Corn Soap – This soap smells and looks just like a big bite of candy corn! The soap was made using the cold process method, and is made with a base of olive oil and tallow, which work together to make a rich and creamy bar of soap.

Lauren from Bumbly’s wanted to share: Lollapalooza Soap – Lollapalooza: “one that is extraordinarily impressive”…and this soap is exactly that! A creamy shea butter soap bursting with the freshness of ginger and lime.


Food Stuffs

 from Bluebonnet Barbecue wanted to share: Texas Barbecue Dry Rub – All our products are hand-blended in small batches using premium quality spices. No additives or preservatives are used in our products. Works great on beef or pork ribs.

Patricia and David Beets from Dell Cove Spice Co. wanted to share: Popcorn seasonings (we’re rolling out some of our holiday flavors!) – Try Dell Cove Spice Co.’s Popcorn Salts & Seasonings! More than 30 gourmet, tasty flavors including White Cheddar, Cajun, Chocolate, Amish Caramel and Kettle Corn!


Decor & More


songbird58 from Lamps to Light Your Way wanted to share: lighted wine bottle lamps – Recycled wine and liquor bottle are prepared by stripping lables and glue from the glass.  A hole is drilled at the base of the bottom where the lights will be inserted. Tissue paper and glue decorate the lamp with theme stickers, bows and ribbon.

Joelle McAndrew from JoellesDolls wanted to share: Blonde Doll in Fur Stole – “This fancy one of a kind Blonde Doll is wearing a real fur stole. She might be on her way to a charity ball. Or maybe she’s a Hollywood starlet attending her first Oscars. Don’t hate her for wearing fur. Her stole was upcycled from an old coat.”

Amanda Jo from amandajocrafts wanted to share: Miniature Blue Octopus (Thinglings by amandajocrafts) – Welcome to the world of Thinglings, a new creation by amandajocrafts! Hailing from the magical island of Hopalong, this adorable mini blue Thingling crochet octopus would love to swim on home to you!

Bethann from Bethannscreations wanted to share: Note Cards – This card is stamped and then handpainted with watercolors of an Irish Dancer.

Chris Cruse from MadCreekDesigns wanted to share: Scrambled Eggs Tablerunner PDF Pattern – Scrambled Eggs is such a fun tablerunner to make.  And you can use up some of your fabric scrap stash, too.  It looks great in homespuns or contemporary fabrics as well.  Easy machine stitching makes it a quick to do project.

Diane Nott from Squeaky Knitting Designs wanted to share: Knitted Gerbils – These are my knitted gerbils. They are so cute and very popular. They are all handmade and everyone is slightly different. Every gerbil is unique.

Dorothy from Peony and Thistle wanted to share: Amsterdam Journals – This gorgeous journal is available in a stunning range of colours and has a fabulous line drawing of the canal houses in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The drawing wraps around from the journal.

Jennifer Loftfield from Caffeinated Papercuts wanted to share: Custom Monogrammed Handmade Tile Coasters – Four handmade coasters tied with pretty ribbon, all ready for gifting! We happily match wedding colors, shower colors, & room colors making them truly custom. Also available in larger quantities!

Finna from WithLoveFromLucille wanted to share: Crochet Pattern – This crochet pattern turns out a fun, classic hat inspired by the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. An easy way to celebrate Halloween or just stand out on those cool Autumn and Winter days.

Rachel Nusret from Kitschy Ritch wanted to share: Femme Fatale Wall Mirror – “A fantastic centerpiece for any room in need of some retro, 1950’s flair! Ready to hang, or large enough to put on a dresser as a ‘vanity mirror’.”

Danielle Dailey from Cute Little Canvases wanted to share: Peacock Mini Canvas with Gold Flowers Mini Canvas – Mini canvas and easel set featuring eco-friendly lokta paper designs! Peacock feather is displayed on one canvas while gold flowers fill up the second canvas! Give a mini canvas as a cute gift!

Caroline Brown from Knittynudo wanted to share: Needle Felted Syrian Hamster – This is Sparky. She is a miniature needle felted baby syrian hamster, handcrafted to be life-like and yet oh so cute. She would make a courageous companion for you on your travels!

Bec from Clouds of Colour Shop wanted to share: Art Print – Earlybird’ is an 8×10″ fine art PRINT of my original inkpen and watercolour drawing. I love black and white with bursts of colour so drawing like this inspiring!

Carmela from CarmelaCreations wanted to share: Vintage Decal – Vintage Ponies …great for baby’s nursery or children’s rooms.  Decals has instructions for use on back of the original packaging.

Amy Schauland from MeadowPath wanted to share: Duckling photograph – A 5×7 signed photo print of 4 baby Call ducks in a cute mug – ideal nursery art!

Brenda from brendascrochetnsuch wanted to share: Eco green market bag – Heavy cotton – Are you a tree hugger and tired of putting plastic bags in the land fill or recycle bin; tired of using those cheap, fall apart reusable bags from the store; then this is the bag for you.

Stacia from Clay by Stacia wanted to share: Ceramic serving bowl – This teal and blue ceramic serving bowl is just right for a pretty pile of fruit or a yummy salad. I threw it on my pottery wheel, then decored it with my favorite glaze. It is completely lead free, food safe, dishwasher safe, and microwave safe.

Wendy Adams McMurray from rockabillybeulahs wanted to share: Watercolor Painting Print – I normally create music related art so this “spacey” painting was a departure for me. And fun.

Jonna from Crazy Gifts 4 a Hootenanny wanted to share: Frog Diaper Motorcycle Ready to Cruise Down the Road – “This Diaper Motorcycle is a great addition to any baby shower. The frog is ready to cruise down the road wearing a super cute sleep and play! Be prepared to burn some rubber.”

Crystal Johnson from Angelorian Tradition wanted to share: Custom Date Penny Keychain – The custom date penny keychain is a product I offer as a keepsake.  It can include date pennies from any year for birthdays, weddings, graduations, baptisms or other special events.

Brenda Ginste from PicksNFinds4U wanted to share: Patchwork Fleece Blankets – “My “”One of a Kind”” Patchwork Fleece Blankets are approximately 48″” X 72″” made up of 24 – 18″” squares of soft anti-pill fleece. Typically made of  2 colors and 2 patterns for the top side and one coordinating color for the back side.”

Jana Costa from shoestringdesignsbyj wanted to share: HOPE – HOPE is meant to be a thought provoking piece. We too often forget about this little word and what it means. My “hope” is that whoever hangs this piece on their wall will be reminded of all the good things they have in their life however small every day.

Miri Hardy from MiriHardyPottery wanted to share: Shaving Mug with a Mustache – If wet-shaving is what you are after, for yourself or as a gift, Mr. Shaving Mug is up to the job! This cool wheel-thrown ceramic shave mug features a handle which can also be used to store a shaving brush.

Marietta Aquila from Doggie Stylz wanted to share: Pink Skull & Crossbones Custom Dog Collar – Custom Hot Pink Skull & Crossbones Dog Collar. This is an adjustable collar that fits neck sizes 12-20″. I can custom make any size collar, just let me know!

Carrie from Carrie’s Curiosities, LLC wanted to share: ORANGE for MEN Soy Wax Candle – Hand Poured Soy Wax Candle Tin — 6 ounce Tin – “Do you need a special gift for that special guy in your life? Well, give him this wonderful, soy wax candle tin! Orange for Men was created by my husband, for other men that enjoy candles.”

Brooke Eileen from BrookeEileenART wanted to share: Original Art – Pen and Ink “Piqued Curiosity” – “Ink and Acrylic on Bristol Board w/Gesso Background – 8″”x10″” Part 4 in the “”Francie”” series by artist Brooke Eileen. Let the simplicity and frivolity of childhood entertain your walls. ”

Jennifer Jackson from PixelGrin wanted to share: Polaroid Coasters – My most popular set of Ceramic Polaroid Style Coasters! 4 of my gorgeous original photographs embedded on a ceramic coaster coated with a glass-like high gloss sealer that will last for decades.

Mariela from Sweet Bella Luna wanted to share: Lena Ballerina Doll – This is LENA BALLERINA. She is 14-inches tall, inspired on a cute ballerina made out of EVA foam, a safety and non-toxic material, and painted to give her a beautiful finish.

Caitlin A. Lee from Ceramics by Caitlin A. Lee wanted to share: Ceramics and Pottery – Functional and sculptural ceramic artwork.  Each piece is a one of a kind item, made unique and interesting through carving, cutting, manipulation, and glazing techniques.


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