Friday, June 25, 2010

Summertime With the Alberta Street Team

All the items in this shop have one thing
in common, they are all handmade in Alberta. A wide variety of items from very creative and talented people that have formed a team to support each other and promote the work that goes into running a shop on Etsy.

BarefootClips always delights with her fresh and bright photos. If you're looking for a wonderful hair accessory or an adorable pair of baby leg warmers, look no further.

SimplyTempted is a delicious shop that is overflowing with bath bombs, body creams and parfaits, handmade soaps and many other sinfully indulgent items that would make fantastic gifts for anyone, especially yourself.

Annakozi features wonderful, elegant earrings and these fantastic and versatile leather flower accessories, that could be worn as a brooch, hairclip or attached to any bag to change things up a bit.

Then we have DollfaceDeville, our very own Etsy model, whose face and items have made the front page more times than I can count. Her shop is filled with wonderful crocheted items as well as beautiful jewelry.

The very cleverly named LittleBowTeek carries wonderful hair accessories and pacifier clips in her shop. With over 100 items in the store, you're bound to find that perfect something.

Cindylouwho2 runs a magnificent shop filled with jewelry created with paua abalone sea shell, semi-precious stones, freshwater pearls and sea glass. A stunning assortment of choices, with photos that always make it easy to include in a treasury.

Do yourself a favour and visit Bluefuze. This shop is filled with some of the most stunning fine art, including drawings, paintings, digital paintings and mixed media works. I promise you, you'll be impressed, especially if you have ever tried any of these mediums.

TheMegShop offers a wonderful selection of jewelry. Earrings, necklaces, bracelets and bangles all come in a wonderful, unique assortment of styles.

Asecondtime specializes in steampunk and hanforged silver jewelry. Nearly 300 beautiful and unique pieces fill this wonderful shop. Pour yourself a drink and enjoy the detail that goes into each of these one-of-a-kind items.

Help out a critter and do some shopping at TwoStrayCats. This generous shop owner donates a portion of every sale to help out our animal friends. I can personally vouch for the quality coming out of this shop.

FPwear combines whimsy and comfort to create unique items. Baby booties, quilts, notecards and more are all here for you to chose from.

Looking for a unique decoration for you home? Look no further than Kidsloveletters. Fabric-covered wooden letters are available in a huge variety, and are actually only limited by your own imagination, as custom orders are more than welcome here.

Unique rings, bracelets and necklaces are a few of the unique handmade pieces you'll find in Frogprincessdesigns ' shop. From everyday to bridal, you're sure to find something you'll love.

You'll find only stunning, heartfelt jewelry creations in a little shop called Tinged. Today jewelry, tomorrow...who knows? Keep your eye on this shop, the owner is very likely to surprise you.

FarrenSquare runs a unique and diverse shop specializing in wonderful handmade journals and notebooks. Take a peek, there a few fun surprises here too.

I love the clever names this team has come up with and here is yet another - OffTheHooks is a wonderful shop centered around fiber. The handspun and handpainted yarns are beautiful as are the accessories created from them. Enjoy this wonderful shop and get some of your Christmas shopping out of the way early.

There are many, many other beautiful shops on this team, all with wonderful people behind them. Keep an eye on this blog, as I feature more wonderful creations from not only Alberta, but from across Canada and who else knows where. For a complete list of Etsians from Alberta visit the Etsy Alberta Street Team Blog.

1 comment:

  1. awwww thank you! I love the treasury you did and this blog is fantastic! I love how you describe everyone's shops!


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