Etsy Handmade Craft Carnival: #9

The Best Carnival in Town!

Welcome to the Carnival!

Greetings everyone and welcome to the ninth week of our Humbleville “Etsy Handmade Craft Carnival!”

This week is the last full week of Summer, and you know what that means? It’s almost Pumpkin time!

That’s right folks, next Saturday, September 22nd, is the official first day of Autumn, and to celebrate, we’ll be doing a special “Autumn Edition” of our Friday Etsy Handmade Craft Carnival!

If you have an Etsy Shop and would like to us to feature your festive goodies in next Friday’s Autumn Carnival, feel free to sign up here.

Clothing & Accessories

from bapsicrafts wanted to share: veral cowl in spiceeasy to wear and wash, extremely soft and warm, and made to orrder in your colour of choice!

Jemma Helliker from Squidge & Bean wanted to share: Knitted Boot Cuffs – Hand Knit Boot Toppers with CablesFall and winter means boots, gorgeous boots. Give your beloved boots a lift with these eye-catching boot cuffs. Less bulky than socks, the boot cuffs fit over your jeans and just under your boot.

Jen Anderson from Jen’s Tangled Threads wanted to share: Flip-FursFlip-Furs are more than a flip-flop, more than a slipper. They are the best of both worlds are are completely customizeable. Pick your sole color, pick your fur. Ships in 1-2 weeks.

Susan Enders from CityStyle wanted to share: Crochet Collared Cowl PatternElegant and chic, this collared cowl, with its delicate shell and picot edging, is a delight to create with your favorite DK yarn, and will keep you stylishly warm this winter!

Nathan Richmond from TiedUpInTape wanted to share: Duct Tape Mini PurseThis purse is made with duct tape & drink pouches. It can hold a wallet, phone & keys without being bulky. This purse is also ideal for kids, it’s durable & wipes clean if anything gets spilled on it.

Heike from Schalrausch wanted to share: Cotton Scarf Purple Grey Lilac hand dyed FREE SHIPPINGShades of Purple and Pastel Lilac meet Shades of Perlgrey This beautiful color combination are shades of a dark Purple and shades of light Lilac, combined with shades of light Grey. Perfect Fall 2012

Ruth Schleich from Gabby’s Quilts N Supply wanted to share: Customized Military Key FobsAir Force ABU Tiger Stripe Digital Camouflage Fabric, on gray cotton webbing * Made by a proud Air Force Mom * This is for One Custom Key Ring – you choose the color of thread, and what you want it

Janet Firooz from Janet’s Design Studio wanted to share: Cranberry and Navy Felted Wool MittensThese felted wool mittens from wool sweaters will keep you very warm while being stylish. They are made from wool sweaters which are felted. They are then lined with soft fleece for added warmth

debi from plumeria wanted to share: personalized mens collar stays with secret messagesend your man off with a little love tucked away, i can put a short message or names ( childrens?) on these sturdy stainless steel collar stays, perfect gift for that hard to but for man in your life

Ida Mae Isaac from GPlay wanted to share: Organic Cotton Women’s Birds Tank TopThis super soft organic cotton women’s tank top has my Birds print on a – a compilation of my son and my artwork. Perfect gift for a new mamma!

Tammila Birt from Euphoria Road wanted to share: Purple flower feather headpiece, feather flower hairclip, bridal headpiece, fabric flower headpiece, bridal hair, Lady PriscillaPurple Lady Priscilla:



from Jewellery By Jora wanted to share: this Swarovski Heart Pendant NecklaceA gorgeous heart pendant created by weaving together tiny, Swarovski crystals by hand. It comes on a sterling silver chain. What a stunning gift this would make!

dawn from Modern Vintage Studio wanted to share: Marcasite Pendant NecklaceThis necklace features mixed metals and vintage glass in lavenders, rhinestones and marcasite.

Barbara Richmond from TheLogicalCat wanted to share: Chandelier Earrings with Green and Clear Cathedral BeadsGreen and clear glass beads with silver detailing on the top and bottom are wire wrapped onto silver plated chandelier findings. The earrings hang 1 3/4 inches from silver plated leverback earrings.

Delores Malcomson from Jewelry by Ishi wanted to share: MOP shell teardrops, peach freshwater pearls, carnelian agate necklace and earrings. Hand beaded MOP shell teardrops, freshwater pearls, carnelian agate necklace and earrings set. The MOP is dyed apricot peach color and the freshwater pearls are dyed creamy peach.

Gari Anne Kosanke from Beadloverskorner wanted to share: Halloween Candy Corn BraceletThis Halloween bracelet features a Lampwork Glass Candy Corn bead with luscious colorful Swarovski Crystals and sterling silver to complement the colors!

Anna Trimmel from Anna Trimmel Designs wanted to share: Cute felt handmade earringsfelt skull earrings

Meghan from mes couture wanted to share: Golden Dinosaur NecklaceThis little brachiosaurus (Named Sheila) was spray painted by me then fashioned into this one of a kind AWESOME necklace!Dino measures 3 inches long and 1 in tall. Beads included.

Leslie Kill from Aunt Matilda’s Jewelry Box wanted to share: Dainty Cross EarringsThese dainty antique silver cross earrings are wire wrapped. The cross measures 2cm in length. The earring will dangle approx. 2.5cm. Perfect for a wedding or bridesmaid, larger orders can be made.

Cindy Kuo from TreeCraftDiary wanted to share: Bronze Queen Elizabeth Coins BraceletThe Royal Diary: Bracelet with Queen Elizabeth in the form of coin, be one of the Royal family.Six pieces of big size bronze color coin with Queen Elizabeth portrait attached in a roundy black chain.

Lora Kalbfleisch from One Blue Dragonfly wanted to share: Pearl and Leather BraceletPearl & leather bracelet has soft ivory vintage pearls and antique brass medalion charms on fine black leather cord. A real vintage look with antique brass toggle, & lovely pearls.


Health & Beauty

Cory Trusty
from Aquarian Bath wanted to share: 4 Handmade Soaps for $20.Choose 4 handmade soaps for only $20, unscented or scented with pure essential oils and botanical resin. All soaps are dye free, SLS Free, Chemical Fragrance free, and are Palm Oil Free.



from handcraftusa wanted to share: Plush Bunny HandmadeThis cute bunny is stuffed with all new hypo-allergenic fiberfill and made with all new materials. Guaranteed soft and cuddly for your little one. She loves hugs and kisses and needs company.

Lindsay from Precious and Pink wanted to share: Gold Ric Rac Rosette White Ruffle HeadbandThis hair accessory for little girls features a handmade gold ric rac flower. The flower is complimented by two grosgrain ribbon leaves and attached to a super soft white ruffle elastic headband.

Holly and Hannah from TheWanderingEwe wanted to share: Shepherdess and Sheep DollsA needle felted shepherdess wearing a woodland green dress and brown hair in two braids watches is accompanied by two of her sheep, two white needle felted sheep, one mother ewe and lamb.

Allison Grosch from Raindrops & Daisies wanted to share: Custom Photo Birth Announcement – Falling LeavesThis is a custom birth announcment template that I made in honor of the fall season. The design features a border of fall colored leaves and a subtle wood grain backround.

Brenda from Pail and Pie wanted to share: Upcycled Sweater Bear HatThis is an upcycled wool sweater turned into a sweet bear hat. Use it for Halloween and into the whole winter!

Harmony from 3GiraffesInc wanted to share: Jewel Tones Lace Apron DressA 100% upcycled dress made in beautiful blue and green jewel tones. Features a lace apron and ties at the shoulders to adjust the fit.

Susan from We HIVE Personalized Story Books wanted to share: My Trip To The Fire StationFire Safety and Prevention week pre order SALE. Personalized educational fire safety story book. A great way to keep fire safety in mind.

Holly from The Blue Lantern wanted to share: Pumpkin Baby HatDress up your little pumpkin in this adorable crochet pumpkin hat. Available in 0-3 months, 3-6 months and 6-12 months. Made with 100% acrylic yarn.


Home Decor

from MullaneInk wanted to share: Leather Feather Mirror A unique mirror with hand painted leather feathers, sure to stand out anywhere.

Micalea from True Foundation Creations wanted to share: Beautiful Framed Pressed LeafI just love fall and I try to save a little piece of it once a year by pressing some of the prettiest leaves I can find! I have built up quite a collection and was wondering what to do with them all..

Delores Malcomson from Ishi Gallery wanted to share: Hand painted wooden jewelry box, abstract rainbow design, metallic rainbow colorsThis Ishi Box is #1, of the Rainbow series, with a matte, black background enhanced with colored painted radiating shapes, in metallic rainbow colors. The interior sides of the box are painted black and the bottom, of the interior, is covered with black velvet. The bottom of the box has black felt. The Box is signed, numbered, and dated.

Janine from Moms Antiques N’ Things wanted to share: Altered Art Clown AssemblageHere is a fabulous handmade mixed media decoration entitled “BE A CLOWN” for your baby’s nurser, child’s room or for anyone who loves carnivals or the circus! Made using recycled & found objects!

Loni Miller from Deep Blue Creek wanted to share: Mustache blue upcycled tshirt pillowThe throw pillow itself is a Carolina Blue with a Black felt mustache which is hand stitched on to the pillow. What a fun conversation piece or a something fun to have in your dorm room at college.

Erica from Yorkie Fields Designs wanted to share: Wooden Inlaid Jewelry BoxThis lovely box is perfect for all your treasures! Made of a remodeled cigar box, with a hand-cut wood tile inlay and distressed finish. Felt liner and an antique-look photo inside; it is 7x7x3”.

Heather Zappo from IdAndEgoCreations wanted to share: Beaded Sequin OrnamentsHand beaded Sequin Ornaments made to order

Erica Holt from Cottage Chic Interiors wanted to share: Vintage Enameled Copper Plate circa 1977This piece captures the spirit of the 1970’s with the flowing hair of the subject set against a rich gold and orange backdrop.



from Renewed Upon a Dream wanted to share: Leather & Lace Journal – Pea Green Handbound Blank Notebook – Cowhide Leather – Hand StitchedThe leather used for this book is a Pea Green / Aloe Grain Cowhide Leather that is 1-1.1 mm thick. I added some lace to the front edge of the leather for a pretty addition to the design.

Megan from Made by Meg wanted to share: Set of 2 Dishcloths in Pink and BeigeThese beautiful dishcloths are the perfect way to add a little bit of color to your boring daily chores, and they’re on sale!

angela monahan from AlfieJayne wanted to share: Elephant toy hand knitted The elephant is hand knitted and has hand embroidered features. It is a made to order item although I have this one already made. It stands 34cm (15″) high from ear to legs so is just about the right

Elizabeth Stockall from mylittlesongbirdshop wanted to share: White and Teal Flower CardA cute and fun card for any event. It features a crepe paper flower with pedals that are edged with glitter. A great card for a females of all ages.

Suzanne Lapierre from SuzannesStudio wanted to share: Adobe Houses PaintingThis is a whimsical painting of adobe homes in a New Mexico landscape. It is an original painting on a 11 x 14″ art panel.

Alison Shaw from SharingAPassion wanted to share: Set of 12 Handmade Baby Girl Shower Cupcake Toppers – Pink, Green and Light Brown Color SchemeBaby Showers are a special event for the mom-to-be and the attendees! Add these cupcake toppers to your baby shower decor for a touch of elegance and fun.

Ceara from Elan Poise wanted to share: Hand Knit Yellow Coffee Cup Cozy A cup cozy is great for keeping your hands from burning from a hot cup or your hands freezing from a cold one! This cozy is knit using yellow 100% cotton Lily Sugar N’ Cream yarn.

Crystal from The Angelorian Tradition wanted to share: Whimsy Bag Your ChoiceThis little bag contains any number of wonders and whimsy. A collection of vintage, hand-made and exotic origin items. For a peek at all the fun visit anytime!

Cheryl from BundleOfJoyshop wanted to share: Baby BootiesHand crocheted baby booties. The color of the soft yarn is bright greens, blues and yellow. They have a yellow ribbon weaved thru to ensure a comfortable fit.

Linda from Once Upon Supplies wanted to share: Halloween Washi Tape DuoCute washi tape set of 2 in Halloween colors – orange vertical stripes and black pin stripes

Christine Daly from Daly Studios wanted to share: Leafy beaded bookmark This woodsy beaded bookmark combines an array of warm colored glass beads with beautifully detailed antique bronze leaves. It’s a great Christmas gift idea for teachers, etc.



If you have an Etsy Shop and would like to be featured in next Friday’s Carnival, you can sign up here: .