Past Etsy Stores of the Week

ALM Designs presents the arts and crafts of April Mansur. The shop and business started with making doll furniture and gifts for her daughter and friends then grew from there. Her work is a diverse lot of original paintings, hand painted trinket boxes, jewelry, ornaments, statuary, and more. Her art features a lot of sugar skulls, mermaids, faeries, pet portraits, and other geeky fun. ALM Designs specializes in custom paintings and crafts and donates many of her pieces charitable auctions. Like on Facebook!
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Anne Freeman Images specializes in Americana outdoor photography with a focus on barns, farms and bucolic country scenes. Her Etsy shop features over 250 reasonably priced, lovely country prints from which to choose, many of which were taken right here in the New Jersey Skylands region. Like her Facebook webpage for first dibs on specials.
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Ariellograms is owned by NJ native and local Ariel Leather. She offers a wide array of bespoke and custom handmade goods ranging from uniquely scented scrubs and fun shaped soaps, to funky jewelry, chapstick and more! She is very customer-oriented, processes orders super quick, and is very reasonably priced. She is also the proud maintainer of a 5 star rating on both Etsy and Facebook.Be sure to check out her page on Facebook and “like” it!
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Bat Factory creates Creepy Custom Creations for you and your home!Hair accessories, Home Decor, nick knacks, collectibles and more. Like on Facebook, Follow on Twitter, Instagram and Tumblr.
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Brayton Designs offers custom design services with a personal touch. They focus on the creation of wedding collateral (Save the Dates, Invitation sets, etc), party invitations, baby announcement cards, etc. Find on Facebook
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Local shore gal Mary Ellen Maas is the owner and designer at CABANA109.etsy.com.  The shop features the most unique New Jersey jewelry available today.  NJ pendants that look like sea glass paired with charms that represent our love for New Jersey. Shoppers can choose from many styles that include starfish, anchors, and hand stamped initials.  Highest quality chains and charms.  Bracelets and earrings available too. Custom designs welcome! More info at CABANA109.com.
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Charming Door Designs creates hand crafted deco mesh and burlap wreaths for all occasions. Like them on Facebook!
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Cheeseboy Products from Jersey City creates high quality pulp art for your wall. Cheeseboy Products was inspired by the eye-popping (and sometimes jaw-dropping) book and magazine cover art of the 1940s through the 1960s. Hand-stretched and finished (ranging in size from 10” x 13” to 10” x 17”), all glicée canvas reproductions are created from high-quality scans of books and magazines in the owner’s personal collection. Like the store on Facebook! _______________________________________________________________________________
Chris Ernst Art is a New Brunswick, NJ-based pop artist. He believes in the deconstruction of modern pop art through reverse engineering. He specializes in acrylic paint. Like on Facebook
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Claudes Dog Barkery, located in Pitman, New Jersey. Kelley Jeavons, owner of the bakery, has a passion to provide wholesome, homemade treats full of love at a great price! You can get more information on Claude’s Dog Barkery on their Facebook page. You can also request a custom order via her Etsy page. _______________________________________________________________________________
Cold Garage Creations is a small arts and crafts company located in a quiet cul-de-sac in Hamilton New Jersey. In the Cold Garage founder and designer Tom Levier makes a variety of products, from wooden wall art to jewelry made from copper, brass, and other metal.CGC specializes in making pendants made with clear resin, charms, and tiny watch parts. Practically all of their creations are a one of a kind design. Tom loves to crate jewelry that celebrates the state he loves – New Jersey. Like on Facebook!
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Crafty Coordinations is a One-Stop Shop for all of your event needs. There is a large array of various Event Items that have all been hand-crafted and/or designed by the owner. Crafty Coordinations thrives on the Creative Challenge of making Vision’s a Reality. All custom orders or creative ideas are welcome! Like on Facebook!
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il_570xN.748666881_quqj Dana Elyse‘s shop features a combination of metal stamped jewelry and embroidered children’s toys. Her shop was born when she was dating her now-husband, who is a pilot in the United States Air Force. Since she was spending time living in New Jersey and visiting him where he was stationed, she needed a job that she could take with her wherever they went! She began making necklaces that featured the coordinates of the location where her husband was deployed as a way of keeping him close even when they were away and the rest is history! Her metal stamped jewelry focuses on long distance relationships and military support by stamping coordinates that are unique to each and every customer to her shop! She also has a small line of New Jersey themed jewelry, including her new “What Exit?” necklace. Her embroidered items include felt ‘non-paper’ dolls, embroidered learning toys, and even a custom embroidered coordinate sign to remind you of home. Take a look around her shop and help support a military spouse! Like on Facebook!
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Dani Jane offers a unique selection of hand painted glassware. (including wine glasses, martini glasses, and champagne flutes) The original, one of a kind work offered by Dani Jane is perfect for anyone, any occasion and makes a great gift! All glassware is hand painted by owner, artist and NJ native, Danielle Janela. Custom orders are always welcome via her Etsy shop!
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Dentz Design is a clothing brand made up of a team of Creators, Designers, Printers, Thinkers and Doers. They design and print their entire collection in-house. They specialize in custom clothing design, on location tie dye and screen printing and specialty printing. Like them on Facebook
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Don’t Lost Your Marbles was created by Kendall, the store owner & creative force behind this Morris County, NJ based shop. She handwrites words, phrases, dates, symbols, addresses, phone numbers (basically anything & everything you can come up with) on marbles to create a wonderfully meaningful gift. Don’t Lose Your Marbles…Read Them! offers themed sets of marbles for some of life’s major occasions (weddings, birthdays, etc) as well as a “starter set” of 10 marbles, where you come up with what is written on each marble. Kendall also specializes in custom orders of any quantity for totally personalized sets that work for any and every event in a person’s life. Like on Facebook.
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Dorrie Rifkin is a watercolor artist who creates beautiful, original art work. Be sure to check out the store on Facebook. _______________________________________________________________________________
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Dragons by Kris began as a fun hobby for a dragon enthusiast, but quickly turned into a plush-making business. Today, Kris makes dragon plushies in a variety of styles and sizes, and has made them for birthdays, holidays, and special occasions, including a marriage proposal! Like on Facebook!
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Dumbbows started as one girl making bows in her kitchen in New Jersey. They now have a small team who work together in that same kitchen cutting, ironing, assembling each and every bow. The team is fronted by Jen Haas and her mother, Kathy. They are responsible for designing, molding, paint and assembling all of our jewelry and accessory pieces. Like on Facebook.
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The Fairy Oddmother is obsessed with tiny things, snacks, chubby unicorns, and whimsical weirdness. She specializes in custom orders of any imaginable tiny deights and goodies that make magpies jealous because they are so full of sparkle. Like on Facebook! _______________________________________________________________________________
Forage Workshop makes handmade goods from natural and repurposed materials such as ornaments, home decor, jewelry and more. Like on Facebook, Follow on Twitter and Instagram.
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From Cape May, With Love  features creative coastal themed art work from Cape May! This Etsy store will also create custom art work too.  Like them on Facebook _______________________________________________________________________________
Frosted Treats Handmade began in 2008 when college senior Jessica Mount was desperate for a way to unwind. Once she began sculpting miniature cupcakes from polymer clay, she was hooked! By 2009, Jessica was attending craft shows in Central New Jersey to display her tiny creations. Currently, Frosted Treats Handmade features miniature bakery-inspired charms and jewelry as well as floral designs and monogram charms. A set of Peanut Butter & Jelly Best Friends charm necklaces are the best selling and most requested item. Additionally, etched glassware and custom printed paper goods are available. Great for gifting to friends, family, teachers, newlyweds, or treating yourself. Find on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
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Gearhead Creations art work consists mainly of lamps, clocks, desk & wall art, all made from automotive, motorcycle and industrial type parts. occasionally i create some outdoor garden art. Find them on Facebook! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Greetings from Geralyn is the story of a brick and mortar store located in Convention Hall in Asbury Park, NJ. Like on Facebook! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
ItsJenuine from Marlton, New Jersey creates custom invitations,flyers, logos, business cards & more!
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Jane’s Tiny Things comes to you from That Jane Designs in Red Bank, NJ. Jane’s Tiny Things is a finger-focused fashion brand featuring handpainted nail decals – an easy way to get professional looking nail art – and handcrafted midi rings, all made in our Red Bank studio. A collection of miniature versions of Jane’s favorite things, the decals feature motifs like the Golden Girls, David Bowie’s iconic looks, candies, and falling leaves. And the midi rings are delicate, perfectly on-trend pieces of jewelry with off-beat toppings of realistic looking apple pie slices, pizza, cheeseburgers and more. Like the store on Facebook! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
il_570xN.462098172_heb6 Jersey Peach Designs creates beautiful hand-made accessories for everyday occasions! Specializing in Clutches, Handbags, Bridesmaid’s Gifts & Accessories. Like the store on Facebook!
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iusb_760x100.15151901_85dw Kristine Beads is a store that features handmade woven bead jewelry. She is a newcomer at the craft but has crafted some beautiful pieces. Check out her bracelets, ornaments & spiders. Like on Facebook!
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Little Batch Apothecary  makes homemade soaps, perfume oils, scrubs, lip balms, creams, and soy candles. Handmade with care in beautiful Hunterdon County, NJ. Like them on Facebook!
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Created in 2013 by Faye Monto, Made By Lady Luck is a collection of unique sewn and embroidered goods. She started sewing because she couldn’t find a bag she liked and was tired of finding Made In China printed on her belongings. Her creations have ranged from handbags to a stuffed platypus, holiday items to Chapstick holders (to keep them from burrowing deep into your bag). She loves the challenge of creating custom objects to fit the vision of each client. Have a vision of your own? Made By Lady Luck can be found on Facebook and Instagram. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Magickal Moon Jewelery makes handcrafted beaded jewelry made with semi-precious gemstones, pendants, and unique glass and seed beads. Perfect for gifts. Find on Facebook.
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Handcrafted “sterling silver jewelry with a twist!” Michele Grady Designs is a jewelry artist who works with sterling silver and mixed metals. Find the store on Facebook! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
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Milk Glass Mania is a store that sells vintage collectors items and functional decorations. Milk Glass holds so much history and is timeless in it’s appearance. Milk Glass Mania sells everything from beautiful cake stands to vases to jugs. Check out their store and invest in American history!
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Mojoswork creates pop culture art with a twist. Artist Scott Modrzynski is always creating something new…be sure to like his Facebook page! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
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Morningside Craft Brewers creates soy candles in upcycled craft beer cans and bottles. Like on Facebook!
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Ocean Inspired Gifts was created last year so that everyone who is a beach enthusiast would be able to enjoy the beach every day. Items in the shop are all hand crafted and are made with the beach in mind. You will find that the prices are very reasonable as well! So stop on by and … May everyday feel like a day at the beach! Find on Facebook & Twitter.
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Oh My Vintage offers a wide variety of unique vintage clothing, jewelry and accessories. Their extensive collection of vintage goodies are hand selected, affordable and will go well with anything in your wardrobe. Find on Facebook & Instagram! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Pawfect Attire makes very affordable dog collars,  bandanas and more! Check them out on Facebook & Instagram! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
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Platcat Design is a little bit of this and a little bit of that… featuring cool retro pop culture planters and original photography prints.
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PopsicArt creates 3-D Pop Art featuring vibrant colors, fun themes, and a fresh look at some of the most beloved icons we’ve all grown up with. Each piece of art offers viewers a unique 3D experience. Hand-cut pieces are glued layer by layer to the background picture. Since every piece of artwork I create is hand-cut, constructed and embellished differently, collectors of my artwork each receive a unique piece of art. Like on Facebook! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Possibly with Dynamite from Toms River creates pop art directly from pop culture. Arrested Development, Parks and Rec, Breaking Bad and more! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Sheila’s Garden Girls from Ocean City creates beautiful hand painted flower pots, shells, home decor and more!  Find the store on Facebook!
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Sugar Coated Treasures is fun jewelry for the kid at heart. You can choose from so many options. Show off your style with playful and adorable jewelry for any occasion. People, at any age, can wear stylish accessories without having it clean out your bank account. Whether your a foodie or have a quirky sense of style, sugar coated treasure has something for everyone. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Sunset Blue Gifts runs their business out of Toms River, NJ. They feature hand made jewelry and gifts for children and families including many NJ specific items. Find out more on their Facebook page. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
TDL Nail Design runs their water nail decal business from Matawan, NJ!  Contact their store directly for custom nail design!
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iusb_760x100.14311233_qw08 teranlab 72 provides artwork, mechanical support, and screened apparel to robots, cyborgs, and filthy filthy humanz.
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Train Me Up from South Jersey designs custom magnets and chore charts for kids! ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
True Jersey is rooted in the rebellious culture of the Jersey coast, TRUE showcases their trademark style through unique hand-silkscreened products in homage to the DIY tradition and their east coast homeland. You can find them on Facebook, Twitter @True_Jersey, Pinterest and visit their store in Toms River: 1776 Hooper Ave ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
Verdigreen from Montclair, NJ aretreasure hunters on the search for vintage finds for your Modern Rustic home. They offer original vintage custom hand painted antiqued furnishings for the stylish modern eclectic home. They do custom orders plus free gift wrapping upon request! You can also visit their new website www.verdigreenhome.com for more info on their local shop and blog. You can like them on Facebook and follow them on twitter @verdigreenhome ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________
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VibrantColors was an idea out of the love for Colors. Colors bring life & hence it is always beautiful to gift yourself or someone special with paintings that bring a smile on your face & positive vibes to the place. Paintings made are outcome of imaginations blended with thoughts of how positively you can look at the world. Mostly, made with acrylic paints on framed canvas, these painting would bring life to any wall- office or home.
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Vicki Smith Art makes calendars, planners, masks, crafts and more all from her own design. Check out the store on Facebook! _____________________________________________________________________________

Warpath Archery are a master bowyer and apprentice team with over 25 years of experience making traditional archery equipment. They also create primitive and fantasy style obsidian knives and Dragonglass jewelry, just to switch things up a bit. Find them on Facebook & Instagram.
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Waxpack Shack features unique housewares decked out with original vintage trading cards.
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We Pop Tags loves bringing old, funky, eclectic things to their Etsy store to share with shoppers across the world. Everything in their Etsy shop was procured right here in New Jersey!
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Winkelprints is run by Bethaney who works and lives out of Riverton, NJ! She sells -shirts, tea towels, jewelry and more!  You can find out more about her at http://windupmonkey.blogspot.com/ & Tumblr: http://winkelprints.tumblr.com/. ____________________________________________________________________________________
YVNG Pearl creates awesome nail decals and other rad stuff. Pop culture, holiday, custom orders and more! Like on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

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