Etsy Handmade Craft Carnival: #6

The Best Carnival in Town!

Welcome to the Carnival!

Howdy folks! Today we have an awesome Etsy Carnival for you all, plus some exciting giveaways to let you all know about! Who doesn’t love free stuff??

Firstly, Welcome all to our supa-awesome, supa-big Etsy Handmade Craft Carnival! An astounding 105 shops participated in this week’s Carnival, and we’ve got everything from jewelry and accessories for fall to homemade lemon bars! Yum!

Then, after you browse through the Etsy Carnival, drop on over to our “Cookies & Milk” Giveaway and sign up for a chance to win a set of candles from our friends at Country Rich Creations! Giveaway ends tonight at 11:59pm, so hurry!

Thanks again to everyone who participated in this week’s Etsy Carnival! I reckon ya’ll are the finest bunch of folks the town of Humbleville’s ever had the pleasure of welcomin’!

Clothing & Accessories


Bridgette Phipps from BridgettesHairFlower wanted to share: Hair FLowersEasy, beautiful Hair flowers on clips.

Kim from Charis Baby Designs wanted to share: New FLOWER petal nursing pad design – My nursing pads are in the flower petal design to make them more discreet under t-shirts~ They are washable re-usable.

Patti Talbot from Color My World Crochet wanted to share: Gray Slouchy Beanie Crochet Hat with Popcorn Texture – This womens slouchy beanie crochet hat in two tones of gray is so soft and cozy with it’s pretty popcorn texture. It is hand crocheted by me in a soft 100% acrylic chunky yarn.

Heike from Schalrausch wanted to share: Linen Scarf turquoise aqua blue with Fringes – Perfect for any occasion. Ideal to add to any outfit. Timeless and simply chic. Works any season. Wonderful intensive color.

Genevieve from Little Magpie Co. wanted to share: Chunky Infinity Seed Scarf This super warm scarf is thick and made with a high quality Peruvian Highland wool and sure to be a statement piece. It has a slight twist in the design to give it effortless depth and a layered look

Brenda van Dinther from HappyHolland wanted to share: Rainbow hatThis hand knit pixie hat in bright rainbow colors will keep your head warm and your look cool.

Amanda from Wayfaring Magnolia wanted to share: Short 1960s Wedding Short 1960s Wedding Dress – Such a wonderful little dress! Shiny silver thread make an intricate design over thick white fabric. Great late summer or fall dress. Silver metallic fabric —Shelf Bust– Fitted waist Has been hemmed to mini length long sleeved- mini

Ceara from Elan Poise wanted to share: Thin Hippie Headband, Brown Made with Recyled Yarn – Made to OrderThis brown headband is hand knit with a diagonal/stripe pattern. It is made using brown Caron Simply Soft Eco yarn. This yarn is 80% acrylic & 20% Post-Consumer Recycled polyester.

Nevyana from Granny Knows Best wanted to share: Knit handbag in blue and greenBeautiful knit handbag with bamboo rings. It is entirely handmade with nice green flower as a finish.

Dottie Quick from DottieQ wanted to share: Purple Chain Loop – Soft Fiber AccessoryI crocheted chains and chains of chunky purple to form this cool, soft necklace / scarf / neck warmer accessory. It’s lightweight, but will keep you cozy on warm summer nights.

kaeken from kaeken wanted to share: Benjaminthis is a great messenger bag that allows you to carry ALOT and it sticks with you through thick and thin, rain or shine!

Karly Bickel from OffBeat Betty wanted to share: “Lenore” owl diaper clutch – Are you tired of endlessly digging through the diaper bag to find what you need? Then this is the ultimate solution! Made by a Mama who has had to perform many diaper changes, this makes it cinch!

Susan Enders from CityStyle wanted to share: Crochet Pattern – Hat with Flower and Bow – With its two-layer flower and its delicate little bow, this crochet hat is flirty, feminine and just plain fun!

Pat Philson from pjcraftsworld wanted to share: Hand Knitted Ruffe ScarfThis scarf is ready to ship. No waiting.

Alissa G. from Pursonal Style wanted to share: Upcycled/Recycled HandbagThis upcycled handbag is made from a durable men’s pinstriped wool suit and sturdy enough for everyday use and durable for travel. The bag has a large silver ring and closes with a magnetic snap.

Marilyn from handcraftusa wanted to share: Handmade Felted Wool Clutch Bag – A one of a kind lined clutch bag sewn with wool that I felt myself. This purse matches my spiral scarf perfectly. A unique gift for someone special. Pretty! You are welcome to take a peek.

Delilah from Delilah Burlesque and Bridal Couture wanted to share: Sun Goddess Raya Burlesque CostumeRaya Sun Goddess burlesque costume. Full costume included pasties, fascinator, choker and shimmy belt. All the shades of sunlight and warmth: orange, yellow, peach, gold and brown.




Kelly from juBEADlation wanted to share: 2 Piece Jewelry Set in Brown and Green – Light green and brown fringe glass beads with light green and brown glass beads

Victoria Tickner from Purple Wyvern Jewels wanted to share: Blue Swarovski Crystal Star Sterling Silver Necklace – A light sapphire Swarovski crystal star is wire wrapped and creates the focal point in this dainty sterling silver necklace.

Charlene Sevier from Beautiful by Charlene wanted to share: Butterfly Pendant – Handmade collage pendant featuring a black and white butterfly on an aqua background. Pendant is sealed with jewelry quality resin and is water resistant to provide many years of wear.

Fayrouz Jewelry from FayrouzDesigns wanted to share: Moroccan silver hamsa detailed cut out pendent – This handcrafted genuine silver hamsa features an arabesque cutout. Plain simple surround with intricate detail. A decorative charm pendent.

kathy from iCharming wanted to share: Gold Unicorn Necklace in sterling silver – This UNICORN is the most delicate design you would ever seen! A perfect cubic zirconia stone was decorated as the unicorn’s eye. I hand carved this piece in wax and cast it in sterling silver using.

Janelle from Jewelry By J wanted to share: Gold Nugget Necklace – 8 tiny 2mm gold vermeil nuggets sparkle across a sterling silver chain. So dainty and tiny, perfect for any occasion or everyday!

Alison Deming-Burden from Alyburd Designs wanted to share: Blue Owl Charm – Handmade Blue Owl Charm made from polymer clay.

Samantha from Angelic Ambitions wanted to share: “Time For Wine” Deep Red Murano Bead and European Charm Bracelet – Wine Bracelet. Nestled between two of the four beautiful deep red wine colored murano glass beads is a silver plated enameled European chram enscribed in white with “Time For Wine” and a wine glass.

Jennifer from WatchMeWorld wanted to share: Sterling silver stacking gemstone ring set red ruby ring, golden citrine ring, purple amethyst ring sterling silver ring – Gemstone stacking ring set with citrine, amethyst, and lab grown ruby sterling silver rings.

Brittani from Brittani’s Baubles wanted to share: Deep Red Elegance Necklace – Ooak, handmade necklace, double stranded. Features red glass beads, rock crystal beads, a red crystal bead, and two bows attached to a gunmetal plated chain.

Erica from Yorkie Fields Designs wanted to share: Funky Amber and Gold Bracelet – A fun mixed-media bracelet with lovely amber glass and goldtone wire, yellow crystal and purple seed beads. 8” long, with a lobster claw clasp and lots of girly attitude!

Lynn from Forgot Me Not wanted to share: Vintage Cat Eye Brooch – Rhinestones sparkle on gold cat eye glasses to make an unforgettable brooch. This pin meaures 2.50 inches wide and is .75 inches high. Bold with a touch of whimsy, it is perfect with jeans.

Denise Woodhouse from LoveStoneArts wanted to share: Druzy Sterling and Gemstone Twilight Necklace – Here is a multi element piece of gemstone art jewelry that is so much fun to wear! I formed each piece of sterling silver by hand into a slight dome and linked it all into a sweet collar

Mila and Payton from Fizz Candy wanted to share: Delicious Watermelon Tourmaline Slice Gold Vermeil Flower Earrings – These are dainty earrings that are absolutely gorgeous! They pair special watermelon tourmaline slices with gold vermeil bali flower charms, blush pearl, pink tourmaline rondelles and Ethiopian opals.

Nancy Russell from Nancy’s Crystal Fantasies Jewelry wanted to share: Turquoise and Crystal Chunky Necklace – Focal of freeform slab turquoise surrounded by turquoise heishi beads, AB crystals, silver plate spacers fastened to a silver plate rope chain.

Jora from Jewellery By Jora wanted to share: Mint Eternity Bracelet – The bracelet features a shiny silver plated hoop, the symbol for eternity, on mint green cord. Give an eternity bracelet to your girlfriend, best-friend or Mum to signify ever-lasting love.

Christine from WanderingSaint wanted to share: Sea Glass and Bird Charm Necklace – I collected SeaGlass in Mendocino Ca. Deconstructed a vintage Bird Earring with Austrian stones and hung them on an adjustable 18 -22 adjustable

Jean from SilverSmack Hammered Custom Rings wanted to share: Antique Wedding Band Floral Pattern Ring Silver Floral Wedding Ring – Floral patterned silver wedding ring band. Approximately 4mm.

Jennifer Cook from Jen’s Backyard wanted to share: Yoga Earrings – Wear these cute little things to yoga class or wear them all day long. Perfect gift for your yoga and zen friends!

Cindy Humphrey from Cynhumphrey’s Creative Creations wanted to share: Military Navy Pendant Necklace – What a great way to show your support for the brave men and women who serve our country. This would make an excellent gift for anyone who has a Navy loved one or perhaps for a female graduating and on her way to become a part of the Navy team.

Candice from Practically Frivolous wanted to share: Gimme a little shimmy bracelet – Carnelian Stone and silver shimmy chain bracelet

Georgia from Jewelmeshop wanted to share: Gemstone beaded jewelry – Charming and elegant bracelet made of leather, gemstones and hammered sterling silver.

sher haas from gypsybytheseajewelry wanted to share: boho gypsy double layered jingle shell earrings – these one of kind natural double layered jingle shell earrings with copper metal earwires were carefully collected on the beautiful seashore of the Atlantic coast. size: approx. 1 3/4″

Jasmine Hill from Pearl’s Ain’t Formal wanted to share: Set of 3 Matching Freshwater Pearl Bracelets – Ocean Dream – Three beautiful matching hand-made bracelets, containing Freshwater Pearls and Swarovski Crystals. To wear together or seperately! Hand-made in Cornwall.

Tracie from Michelle Murray Design wanted to share: Blue chalcedony earrings, gold filled marquise dangle earrings with blue chalcedony gemstones – AAA pale blue chalcedony briolette drops are wire wrapped with gold filled wire. The gemstones hang from large hammered gold marquise wire desgin with gold filled earwires. These are long at a length

Jessica from Simply Sassy’s Creation wanted to share: hypoallergenic, handmade sapphire blue glass hoop earrings by Simply Sassy’s Creations – small hoop earrings with brilliant blue glass beads. They are a little abstract in nature, but super fun to wear!

Carlene from LionessXpressions wanted to share: African Inspired Bib Neck Adornment – This crochet bib necklace showcases vibrant firery hues, intricately designed with a mix of crochet yarn, crochet thread, and embellished with cowrie shells that drapes beautifully along the neckline.

Christine DalyDaly from Daly Studios wanted to share: Fall leaves earrings – Detailed bronze leaves are topped with a gorgeous faceted Picasso Czech glass bead, amber/gold in color. I used antique bronze wire to wrap the beads and make the earwires. The dangle is about 2 1/4″.

Jaie Johnson from Dirty Girl Designs wanted to share: LOVE Stenciled Purple Flowers Shrink Plastic Ring – Love conquers all doesn’t it? Your sweetheart allergic to metal? Instead, how about plastic? Simple and sweet design, purple stenciled letters and sweet flowers on a clear shrink ring

Eva from wanderlustgeneration wanted to share: Super Long Gold and Turquoise Necklace – I’m awed by this necklace. The perfect combination of turquoise and gold, delicate and bold. You will be thrilled by this vintage piece.

Barbara Richmond from TheLogicalCat wanted to share: Chandelier earrings with green glass pearls and faceted glass beads – These elegant earrings are made with faceted green glass beads and pearls wire wrapped onto antique silver finish chandelier findings. The beads swing nearly 1 1/2 inches from surgical steel earwires.

Leslie Kill from Aunt Matilda’s Jewelry Box wanted to share: Willow Green Pearl Drop Earrings – These willow green color pearl earrings are a beautiful shade of olive green. The small glass pearl is approximately 6mm and the large pearl is 12mm pearl. The entire earring will dangle 2.5 cm

Brassy Deb from TheBrassHussy wanted to share: Denim Blue Bird Necklace – Free matching earrings for Etsy Carnival people. Just mention Carnival during checkout for the free earrings. Made of Sodalite Gemstones and a brass bird. Sized 14-24 inches. 18 is standard.




Amanda from doodle dew designs wanted to share: Dr Seuss Horton Hears a Who 8×10 Quote Print – An adorable print of that famous quote from beloved children’s book Horton Hears a Who! Perfect for a children’s room or maybe a gift for that child at heart.

Tara from June. The Shop. wanted to share: Infant/Toddler car seat strap covers – Protect your little one’s neck & shoulders with a pair of soft, padded car seat strap covers! Each strap cover made with a cotton print & backed with cuddly minky.

Jhont from PeruDynasty wanted to share: Peruvian Design Stuffed “Andean Animals” made of Alpaca Fur. – The stuffed animals are made of high quality alpaca fur. They are very huggable and have a cute design to bring a smile to the ‘child’ in all of us.

Ida Mae Isaac from GPlay wanted to share: Organic Baby Hat with Bird print – Certified organic cotton hat handprinted with a Bird image as drawn by my two-year old. Cozy & cuddly just like your sweet pea!

Shelly from 2 Sprouts Stitchery wanted to share: Toy Car Caddy – A place for little ones to store thier toy cars for great on the go play! It folds and rolls upto 6 toy cars, unrolled it features a road for interactive play.

Marcia from Mialovestutus andbows wanted to share: Hot pink tutu – This cute tutu is hot pink and has a zebra print bow attached to the tutu. Hair bow is medium in size and matches perfectly. Hair bow is on a double prong clip and has a grippe attached.

Niki from J&E Doodles wanted to share: Crochet Pumpkin Hat – Crochet pumpkin hat for newborns and babies in orange and hunter green will make your baby the cutest in the pumpkin patch! Orange pumpkin hat makes a great addition to baby’s fall wardrobe.

lisa from threadingmarigolds wanted to share: Fabric Owl – He measures approximately 11″ tall, 5.5″ wide, and has a wingspan of 14″. Wooden button eyes, repurposed fabric detail and felt.

Ashlyne from agarciacrochet wanted to share: Baby crochet zebra set – Baby crochet Zebra Beanie and maryjane booties

Kimberly from Atticus & Cole wanted to share: Personalized Name Traits Embroidery Hoop Art – Custom embroidery hoop art that can be personalized for your child. Sparkling thread adds a punch to this hoop art. Provide your child’s name and a character trait for each letter of the name.

Brandy from MissBsFiberWebs wanted to share: Pumpkin Hat – Perfect hat to keep your little Pumpkin warm and fashionable

Christie from CrazyBeagle wanted to share: Owl Luggage tag – Set your bags apart from others with a fabric luggage tag shaped like an owl.

Rachel from Lil.B.Designs wanted to share: “Poodles in Paris” Fold.n.Go Art Folio – Perfect for your little Picasso’s travel-size creative, imaginative fun. Your child will say “oui!” + “merci!” with this crayon wallet, notepad and chalkmat art folio. Unplugged fun anytime, anywhere.


Health & Beauty


Andrea Hammer from Andi Danie Designs wanted to share: Teal and Brown Make-up bag – A teal and brown Damask-print make-up bag, fully lined.

Lynette Sheree from Amebella a bath bar wanted to share: natural soap – Love chocolate and bananas, well this LUX soap bar smells like banana laffy taffy with a hint of chocolate. Smells good enough to eat. It has the best lather and is made with goats milk.


Home Decor


Warren from Country Rich Creations wanted to share: Cookies and Milk – Cookies and Milk candle set. This is a mouth watering set, even Santa can enjoy! Both candles have the yummy scent of Chocolate Chip Cookie. Your friends and family will take a second look, realistic!

chelsea from intriguedknits wanted to share: Personalized Anniversary Throw PIllows – This is a gift for couples celebrating anniversaries! Customizable Throw Pillows!

Krystal from Modern Switch wanted to share: Chevron Light Switch Cover – Brown and Turquoise Chevron pattern light switch cover.

Melissa from Custom Signs by Three Little Birds wanted to share: Rustic Latitude Longitude Sign – We all have places that hold our most special memories. Here’s a unique & rustic way to display a spot you love! Choose a location and we’ll create a custom coordinate sign. Nice anniversary gift!

Kiana Gonzalez from Roks’ Gallery wanted to share: Fall Leaves in Watercolor – My fall leaf watercolor paintings are small, only 4×6, and would look great in any house for the fall. 15% in my store right now, or for any other original you like.

Susan Windsor from Susan Windsor Fine Art wanted to share: Peacock Watercolor Fine Art Print – Peacock Watercolor print of my original painting. Measures 11×14. Printed on fine art paper using archival pigment inks.

Betsy Rafferty from BaileyHadaParty wanted to share: Table Tutu skirts – Custom made table tutu skirts for any occassion. Choose from over a dozen colors! Skirt can be as many or as few colors as you choose! pom pom, flower and marabou accents also available.

Julie Immler from One Red Hen wanted to share: Barn Wood Mustache – This mustache is a wonderful accessory for your house, made of authentic barn wood from my Grandfathers barn.

Melissa O’Neil from Sprouts & Sprockets wanted to share: Bottle cap magnets – Vintage typewriter letters – Typewriter Font bottlecap magnets. Here is the scoop on our bottle cap magnets: -Size is approx. 1.25″ in diameter -Unused silver non- flattened bottle caps -Design is covered.

Stacy from retromodernart wanted to share: Dream Block Print – DREAM Typography art block print using steel gray printing ink. Typography at it’s best. A single modern design of the word “DREAM.” Sometimes we need a reminder…. Simple and stunning. Each linocu

Frank M from Special Con-CEDAR-ations wanted to share: Artist or Painter Home Table, Workstation, or Bar – A salute to clean and contemporary style, this assembly of cedar timbers offers an ample amount of room and functionality to assist you with your creations.

Carmelas Creations from Carmelas Creations wanted to share: Vintage Bunny Decal – 1983 – Decals by Decoral….this is a 1983 pink bunny decal……# A – 59 with one large bunny in center and little ones in various postions. The directions for use are on back of the original packaging – 8 1/2 x 6 1/2

Yvette Pederson from Alaskan Star Dust wanted to share: Tangerine Velvet Pillow – Romantic orange tangerine velvet pillow with cream lacing accent medium size super soft

Katie from Corner Chair wanted to share: Manner Of Traveling Hand Lettered Artwork – “Manner of Traveling” is a hand lettered piece of artwork that is perfect for those who know that life is a journey. Created on acid-free paper, ready to be framed in a 5″x7″frame.

Jason Speer from Jason Speer Photo wanted to share: Fall Rock Reflections -16×20 Fine Art Photograph – A 16×20 Print of my Fall Rock Reflections image, shot in October, 2011 in New Hampshire.

Wendy Claus from Hipposdream wanted to share: Old and beautiful – A Belgian treasure !

Elizabeth from ProchetByEAS wanted to share: 100% Wool Felted Fall Leaf Coasters – These coasters are crocheted from 100% wool yarn and then hand felted. The set includes 6 leaf shaped coasters; 2 in each color. They would make great housewarming gifts.

Jamie Schneider from Posey Papers wanted to share: Pop Art Pet Portrait – Early Bird Christmas sale – 30% off now through September 30

Svetlana from SBgallery wanted to share: Original Acrylic Painting “Tree” – Acrylic painting “Tree” inspired by tropical trees. Expressive and bright work with a lot of energy. Acrylic on canvas, 60×80 cm (23.6×31.5”).

Kacie from AFlashOfNature wanted to share: Pink Mandevilla Flower 8X10 Photo – This vivid 8X10 macro photo of a pink Mandevilla flower blooming is both soothing and elegant.The photo comes in a matte finish, perfect for all framing/display purposes.

Liza Mayer from Sugar and Paint wanted to share: Thanksgiving place card holderclothespin – Add some fun to your Thanksgiving table setting with these hand painted place card holder clothespins

Heather Jessica from Papertique wanted to share: Shabby Chic Halloween Bunting Banner – Strung together with biodegradable jute twine, 6″x9″ flags flaunt six different shabby chic patterns on a durable core for many Halloweens, October birthdays or spooky parties to come. Trick or Treat!

Mel Fischer from Fischer Fine Arts wanted to share: Mosaic Lotus Vase – White ceramic vase with inset hand-crafted mosaic lotus flower.

Sarah Lyall from Sarah Lyall Home wanted to share: Purple Lumbar Pillow – Sometimes all a room needs is a little touch of glam to give it the update that it needs. To me, purple is the epitome of a fashionable cover. This pillow cover combines a solid purple envelope back




Denise from Pastry & Co. wanted to share: lemon bars – Delicious Lemon Bars made with all natural ingredients! Nothing Artificial! Real lemon filling on top a delicious shortbread powdered with just the right amount of powdered sugar! Scrumcious!

Rhonda from RodaLuLu wanted to share: Puppy Fancies Dog Collar – Bright and fun adjustable, durable dog collar available in XS S M L.

Lauren Bilek from Lauren Bileks Jewelry wanted to share: Take the Bull by the Horns – Handmade using various metalsmithing techniques. Made using argentium silver, copper and an aventurine cabachon. Represents a time in my life after my tumbling piece.

Roechelle Adair from hugatreewithme wanted to share: Set of 5 Positive Affirmation Cards – These handade cards are made W the aid of recycled Kraft stock and handmade paper, it features positive affirmations on each to help promote self confidence and inner strenght

Bonnie Parsons from Custom Cards By Bonnie wanted to share: Set of 4 Lavender Layered Cards with Layered Ribbons and a Dot of Glitter – These elegant, lavender notecards are perfect for any occasion. The inside is blank for your own special message for a friend or loved one. Layered, scalloped ovals are mounted on color coordinated la

Cheryl from BundleOfJoyshop wanted to share: Green Baseball Cap – Made from 100% cotton yarn this green baseball hat is perfect for your 6-12 month old baby.

SS from SS Woodcraft wanted to share: Walking cane gun wood Colt 45 pistol revolver – This cane was modeled after the famous Colt 45 revolver. Made of high quality knot free Radiata Pine with genuine Black Walnut grips. Finished with 3 coats of durable polyurethane and a rubber tip.

Hayley Morris from Hayley’s Paper Love wanted to share: Hand Embroidered Hello Greeting Card – a blank greeting card that has been hand embroidered with purple embroidery floss. A great way to say “hello”!

Kelsey Kuykendall from Well Versed by Kelsey wanted to share: postcard set, photo postcards, flower photo, set of 5 blank cards – Set of 5 postcards with beautiful flower images.

Sarah Haffner from 2 Bee Press wanted to share: Nautical Moleskine Journal Set – Anchor and Hippocamp – Anchor and a mythical Hippocamp block printed on a Moleskine, cahier journals for your cruise or the beach. (3 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ and has 64 lined pages and back pocket) Hand printed.

AnnMarie from ElectronicGirl wanted to share: GlowHeart- (witch’s brew) – the coolest halloween gift ever! great for trick or treating safety too. see description!

Chloe from Clotique wanted to share: Kawaii Whipped Cream Decoden Toffee Food iPhone 4/4s Phone Case – This is such a yummy case! Handmade with whipped cream and toffee themed yummy clay treats!

Tiffany Tannous from JudesTreasures wanted to share: Handmade Journal/Sketchbook – Red Kiss/Love Theme – Handmade and decorated Journal perfect for capturing those perfect relationship moments! There are also other journals in various themes!

Elizabeth from Tails&Snouts wanted to share: Handpainted Fingering Weight Superwash Merino Nylon Sock Yarn- Carnival – This handpainted superwash merino/nylon blended yarn is handdyed using acid dyes and then set with heat and acid. This yarn has a wonderful bounce to it and will knit up beautifully.


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