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We are writing a blog highlighting unique and interesting craft makers. We want to share how they started, what are they working on now, and what future plans they have.

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Jane And Thunder - from products for her boys, to everyone

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Courtney Jane from Jane And Thunder creates natural and safe mom and baby care products in her kitchen in Toronto, Canada. We talked with her on how she got started and what are her plans for the future.


From a local market in Nairobi, Kenya to Etsy, the story of Jijenge crafts

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Stephen Kamau is an artisan from Nairobi, Kenya. And thanks to the internet, he is reaching a global audience through Etsy. He formed a group of artisans, and they can be found as wasanii crafts.


The story of MacBailey Candle Co

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Rich and I started tinkering with candle making about a year and a half ago. We took a class and really enjoyed it. Then we had a baby. In the fall of 2016 he started going to bed really early and we looked at each other wondering what we should do. So we started pouring candles!


Flower Power By Ilia wants to empower

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We talked with Ilia Bacossi to learn more about Flower Power By Ilia, a handmade jewelry artisan from Greece.


Bohemian Findings - First Etsy Shop to Reach One Million Items Sold

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Since opening their store on Etsy in September 2010, Bohemian Findings has become one of the most successful Etsy shops. Today they reached a milestone no one has ever gotten close to - they just passed 1,000,000 items sold. Yes, that's one million!