Tag Archives: Etsy


BROWN! This new hemp canvas colour came to me by accident. I had ordered my usual rust, olive, navy and black and instead of olive I got brown – I certainly did not complain because I have been asking for brown since my first order, but I had to let them know they had sent […]


MOvember November Moustache Wax

‘MOvember’ has just finished and boy but were there were moustache’s all over the place. ‘Movember‘ is an annual, month-long celebration of the moustache, highlighting men’s health issues. If only I have found this ‘Moustache Wax’ (from MansFaceStuff on etsy) earlier. I know a handful of guys who would have had a great deal of […]


Local Etsy Sellers

It seems that the good news of Etsy has spread through Cape Town like the welcome warm weather we are having and there are now quite a number of us. Here are some of the newest shops: 1. Bamboo Seaweed yarn from Scarecrow Organics 2. Yellow Cooee T-shirt from Mielie Girl 3. Beautiful Butterfly Belt […]


Etsy Shop Opening Advice

Often I am asked how long it took me to make my first sale on Etsy and then what advise could I offer to help them with their new shop. I am still very new to making and selling but there are a few things I have learnt along the way which might help those […]


Wren Stamp

Look what arrived in my post box… I am so excited. Now I do not need to repeatedly write out my return address for my mail parcels – I just STAMP. This stamp was made to order. I created the design and Sweetpaperie made the stamp. I LOVE Etsy. It is so much simpler than […]