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Handmade Holidays: Stocking Stuffers, $15 & Under!

Handmade Holidays

For the last Handmade Holidays post, I wanted to pick out some fun stocking stuffers!  All of these cute goodies are under $15, so you won’t be breaking the bank (the first set has an animal theme- which was totally unintentional, but then I just went with it :)!

1. Terrier Dog Brooch– For the doglover, who can pin this cute brooch anywhere they want!
2. Cute Animal 2012 Calendar– This cute calendar will keep you smiling throughout 2012 :)
3. Oh My Deer Ear Posts– Adorable and unique= a great gift!
4. Animal Paper Clips– Function & form come together in these tiny paper clips.
5. Black Apple Paper Dolls– We’re never too old to play with dolls, right? :)
6. Tea Pot Note Cards- Perfect invitations to send when you’re hosting your own tea party :)
7. Nordic Leaves Pillow Cover– A pretty pillow cover would make a lovely addition to any home.
8. Leather Bow Necklace– This sweet necklace would look great with so many outfits!

This is the last Handmade Holidays post- I hope you guys enjoyed this seasonal series! :)

Handmade Holidays: For That Guy

Handmade Holidays

This time I decided to tackle a set of people that I find difficult to shop for- the male population!  Lucky for me, Etsy doesn’t disappoint and I found several great gifts that a man would enjoy!  How’s your holiday shopping going?  I hope you’re getting some ideas :)

1. Hand-stitched iPad Case– This sleek leather case will protect that prized possession (the iPad) and can be monogrammed too!
2. Forest Green Skinny Necktie– A little twist on the traditional silk tie that still leaves him looking dapper.
3. Rustic Copper Money Clip– This rustic money clip looks cool and can carry a personal message of your choosing.
4. Plans for Global Domination Spiral Notebook- Who doesn’t secretly want to dominate the world?!  Keep your top-secret plans in this nifty notebook ;)
5. Upcycled Dark Grey Briefcase– He can use this great bag for travel or for work and the printed stag adds a special touch.
6. Hand-printed Rocks Glasses– For the man who’s serious about his liquors!
7. Deep Brown Leather Watch– This watch is classic in the best way, yet still very modern.
8. Retro Leica Camera Skin for iPhone 4– Look again- that’s an iPhone skin!  How cool is that?

I’ll be doing 1-2 more of these gift guides, so if you have any particular theme you like me to tackle for Handmade Holidays, just let me know in the comments below! :)

Handmade Holidays: For the Romantic

Handmade Holidays

Welcome to another edition of Handmade Holidays! This set is dedicated to the romantic, the dreamer who lives among the clouds. Soft textures, feminine details, gauzy lace- all of these things are sure to delight the romantic!

1. Ballerina Pink Bow Belt– Umm, how adorably perfect is this belt?! *swoon*
2. Paris Necklace Eiffel Tower Charm– I would say that ‘romantic’ accurately describes Paris, the city of love!
3. Silk Scarf in Silver Grey– This silky scarf has such a lovely pattern.
4. The Collar Necklace– A delightful twist on the peter pan collar and this way you can add a collar to any outfit!
5. Quaint Romantic Floral Garden Dress– The sweetest floral print- I wish I had a garden party to wear this to.
6. Hunter Green Necklace White Vintage Lace– This necklace has a lovely vintage feel with the pretty lace set against a deep green background.
7. Burgundy Felt Flower Dahlia Brooch– This brooch is an easy way to give that special festive touch!
8. Dreamy Early Grey Chiffon Dress– A perfectly delicate and floaty chiffon dress.

I hope your enjoying these picks and that they’re getting your wheels turning for potential gifts this season! If you have any particular theme you like me to tackle for Handmade Holidays, just let me know in the comments below! :)

Handmade Holidays: Sponsor Edition

Handmade Holidays

For this edition of Handmade Holidays, I wanted to highlight my lovely November Sponsors: Cat of BrideBlu and Fatima of Flowers From Fatima!  These ladies are so sweet and make absolutely gorgeous jewelry and hair accessories!  You should definitely check out my picks below and their etsy shops- any of these pieces would make a beautiful handmade gift for a special woman in your life =)

(Images from their etsy shops- click pictures for links!)

Happy Thanksgiving to all those who are celebrating!  Also, don’t forget to check back on Friday for a special Black Friday/Cyber Monday discount code to my etsy shop!