Neon strobe light hoodies might be the best party garb ever

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By Low Lai Chow in New Fashion on Tuesday 9 July 2013

Okay, Etsy, we’ve found some hope in you again. California-based Bernardo, who honed his skills in electronics from spending five years in the navy, started out selling single-color light up bras but has since expanded his range to include battery-powered light up hoodies. These come in blue, white, green, red or pink, and you can […]

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The worst unicorn costume money can buy

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By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Friday 5 July 2013

We know, Etsy has long been a free-for-all place where you can find the best stuff and the worst stuff. When it’s bad, it’s really, really bad — and that’s why a site like Regretsy exists (sadly, it’s no longer updated). Now we’ve just seen the worst unicorn costume ever — complete with deerskin pockets! […]

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Cabbage patch kids wigs are all the fashion for babies

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By Annie Churdar in New Fashion on Thursday 20 June 2013

This new crochet wig fashion seem to have fallen right out of an Cabbage Patch-crazed, 80s kid’s dream. According to TODAY Moms, the yarn head coverings are going viral. And it’s not just 8 months old babies sporting them. Apparently the wigs come in adult sizes too.

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Brutally honest illustrations by Lyvia Aylward-Davies

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By Annie Churdar in New Illustration on Tuesday 21 May 2013

These quirky little prints by Lyvia Aylward-Davies are just thing to frame or gift to your bestie. What says I love you like a cute, hand-drawn pigeon proudly proclaiming that it will shit on everything you love? Her illustrations are hilarious in a tongue-in-cheek manner. I particularly identify with her illustration about not sharing my Nutella. Because, well, […]

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Pop-up words from books

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By Low Lai Chow in New Art on Wednesday 3 April 2013

We love paper, we love books, we love folding stuff and Vermont-based Etsy seller Luciana Frigerio, who folds pages in paper books so they open to reveal words or symbols, makes simply splendid stuff. We have a soft spot for the book universe: that’s the one with the infinity loop carved on it.

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Irreverent military medals for candy mastery and more

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By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Monday 11 February 2013

Military-inspired medals for alternative achievements like candy mastery, camwhoring finesse or biking excellence, why not? Sure beats pinning on random run-of-the-mill stripes anytime. SUPRSCH has got a bunch of these fun handmade pins on their Etsy store.

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Wearable FaceHugger on Etsy

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By James Crawley in New Fashion on Wednesday 2 January 2013

You have to love the passion some people have on Etsy. To meticulously knit and construct a wearable facehugger shows that some people have too much time on their … face. Quite possibly the world’s best stocking filler/Halloween costume. For 2013, of course.

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Awesome Ombré tights from BZR

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By Rebekah Rhoden in New Fashion on Wednesday 21 November 2012

With Ombré fashion being all the rage right now, these tights are right on trend. BZR makes each pair to order, and these hand-dyed tights come in a wide variety of colored gradients. BZR’s stylish Ombré tights will add a little style to any outfit.

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Vintage Soviet wristwatches

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By Nick Zorn in New Products on Monday 12 November 2012

I recently stumbled upon the Etsy store Clockwork Universe and immediately became obsessed with mechanical wristwatches. They just make sense to me. In a society overwhelmed with non-durable high tech gizmos, a hand-wound watch helps take the edge off.

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Enormous Condom Pillows by Art Padelsky

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By Danielle James in New Design on Thursday 23 February 2012

Art Padelsky spent gratuitous amounts of time and energy hunched over a printmaking screen to bring into existence something the world has been missing for quite some time. Enormous Condom Pillows!

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Star Trek and Star Wars bedtime books

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By Merzipan in New Art on Thursday 6 October 2011

The title of Best Mom Ever has officially been won. Julie made her babies these Star Trek and Star Wars felt activity books. With a couple of tribbles, er, quibbles, I have to say these are possibly the only books a toddler could ever need. Now I understand the hipster fetish for Mormon Mommy Blogs. Sign me up for adoption.

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Crocheted Beard-Hat by Tara Duff

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By Merzipan in New Fashion on Tuesday 8 March 2011

Ummmm, is there anything more to say than AWESOME? Tara Duff is capitalizing on pure awesome with these masculinity-boosting facewarmers.

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Chrome metal steampunk goggles

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By Jess Zaino in New Fashion on Saturday 29 January 2011

Steampunk is a sub-genre of science fiction which had made its way into the world of fashion. These chrome metal steampunk goggles are interchangeable lenses with anti-fog, shatterproof UV-400, and come with fully functional alligator clips, claw spikes on the top, and a spike in one lens.

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Status Update t-shirt

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By Zolton in New Fashion on Thursday 25 November 2010

Ah, finally! Now we can let the rest of the world know exactly how we’re feeling, even when we don’t have an iPhone, iPad, laptop or Crackberry in hand. This status update t shirt comes with a Crayola washable marker to use to write messages and is proof again that you can find anything these […]

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Cuts of Meat dress

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By Jess Zaino in New Fashion on Monday 2 August 2010

If you’re a vegetarian but still crave a good piece of meat every once in a while, Creme’s Cuts of Meat dress may be just your thing. Made of lightweight jersey, it has adorable cap sleeves and accentuates your yummiest parts. The pieces are cut and made to order much like a trip to the […]

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