Handmade World

How I replaced my blood-red hands with green fingers.

How I replaced my blood-red hands with green fingers.

von am 19.04.2017 um 17:10 Uhr | no comments

[caption id="attachment_13967" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Illustrated by Jihyang Lim[/caption] I used to be the kind of person who enjoys having plants at home, but doesn’t have any because they’re afraid to kill them… and then what’s the point? I’d mastered the art of killing plants, it was time for the challenge of keeping them alive. In order to make the...

In den Kategorien: Behind the Scenes, Trends

8 unique Engagement Rings that look expensive without breaking the bank

8 unique Engagement Rings that look expensive without breaking the bank

von am 04.04.2017 um 14:13 Uhr | no comments

As more and more incredibly talented handmade jewellery makers appear, diamonds no longer seem to be “a girl’s best friend”. Show your girl how unique she is with an engagement ring in her favourite colour, or with a customised twist! Nontraditional engagement rings are stealing the romantic scene - and the best part of it all? They’re all under 1000 Euro. So don’t...

In den Kategorien: DaWanda, Fashion, Gift Guides, Handmade World, Trends

New Shop of the Month: Treebird Wood Designs

New Shop of the Month: Treebird Wood Designs

von am 30.06.2014 um 09:30 Uhr | no comments

Today we are excited to present July's new shop of the month to you - Treebird Wood Designs from Slovenia. We love these clean and modern household accessories, so we thought we would catch up with the designer to find out more about  the brand and their inspiration. Pictured left is their favourite product in their DaWanda shop. What inspires your work?  The beautiful...

In den Kategorien: DaWanda, Handmade World

New Shop of the Month: Earthy Leather

New Shop of the Month: Earthy Leather

von am 02.06.2014 um 17:22 Uhr | no comments

This month we have a fantastic, brand new shop of the month for you all the way from Taiwan! Sen creates these beautiful handcrafted leather bags in his studio, so we caught up with him to find out what goes on behind the scenes at Earthy Leather. Pictured above is Sen's favourite product from his shop, which is available here. Tell us a fun or unusual fact about yourself I...

In den Kategorien: DaWanda, Handmade World

New Shop of the Month: Warm Pixie

New Shop of the Month: Warm Pixie

von am 05.05.2014 um 09:30 Uhr | no comments

This month we're back with our first new supplies shop of the month ever! We are super excited to introduce Warm Pixie and their range of luxury yarns and crafting kits. We caught up with Warm Pixie to find out more about their brand and the things that inspire them. Pictured above left is the gorgeous luxury granny square crochet blanked, which is available as a DIY kit in...

In den Kategorien: DaWanda, Handmade World

New Shop of the Month: Italic Home

New Shop of the Month: Italic Home

von am 31.03.2014 um 10:26 Uhr | no comments

This month we are pleased to present Italic Home as April's new shop of the month. Based in the United States, designer Colin creates a fantastic range of canvas lunch bags reminiscent of the classic brown paper bag, albeit more durable and sustainable. We caught up with Colin to see what the inspiration behind his brand and his range of awesome bags was. Colin's personal...

In den Kategorien: DaWanda, Handmade World

New Shop of the Month: Invisible Crown

New Shop of the Month: Invisible Crown

von am 03.03.2014 um 09:30 Uhr | no comments

Can you believe it is March already?! This month our Shop of the Month is a fantastic shop called Invisible Crown, which is now offering their products in English after originally offering their products in Dutch - so welcome to the English platform! We love this shop - some of you might recognise the products from our 'New Shops' banner on the homepage recently - and we are...

In den Kategorien: DaWanda, Handmade World

New Shop of the Month: Plexida

New Shop of the Month: Plexida

von am 03.02.2014 um 09:30 Uhr | no comments

Today sees the first of a new feature for 2014, as we take a look at our favourite new shop of the month. This month the honour goes to Plexida, a fantastic knitwear shop from Greece who recently opened up shop on DaWanda. Here you will find a wide range of hand knitted and crocheted items for all seasons and occasions - we especially love the cute Peter Pan Collars. Plexida...

In den Kategorien: DaWanda, Handmade World

World Tour – Hello, UK and Ireland!

World Tour – Hello, UK and Ireland!

von am 20.11.2013 um 18:55 Uhr | no comments

We are back on home turf (well mine, at least) this month and searching the length and breadth of the UK and Ireland on the look out for new and exciting designers and creatives. With Christmas also only around the corner, we thought it would be a good idea to take a look at some established shops in the local area for inspiration and gift ideas. Plus, if  you are a crafter...

In den Kategorien: DaWanda, Handmade World

World Tour – Sveiki, Latvia!

World Tour – Sveiki, Latvia!

von am 24.10.2013 um 10:30 Uhr | no comments

This week I have made my way up to Latvia, almost as far back up north as where we started in Scandinavia. Before I head over in the direction of home, to the UK and Ireland on the hunt for more great shops, designers and products, I first have a range of great DaWanda sellers to show you from this beautiful Baltic state. Firstly I have a lovely little shop to show you called...

In den Kategorien: Handmade World