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Category Archive: Etsy

25 Excellent Presents for Book Lovers

A kind of niche industry of ‘gifts for book lovers’ has popped up online, and some of the stuff you can get is actually quite good. If you know someone who has a favourite well-known author, chances are, there is some kind of gift that pays homage to that person or their work. From Hemingway […]

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35 Gorgeous & Glittery Gifts for Her

Treat a favourite lady in your life to a beautiful trinket for her to find under the Christmas tree. Soft pinks and warm golds are trending this season, and I’ve found all manner of sparkling, glittering gifts to suit all budgets, from teeny-tiny gold stud earrings to pretty gold-foil art prints. Just click on the […]

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Top 30 Presents Under $30

A stylish present doesn’t have to cost the earth, especially if it’s black and white. The two-tone look emerged as one of this year’s biggest trends in design and decor, and it goes with just about any colour palette. The best thing? It often looks more expensive than it actually is, which isn’t a bad […]

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34 Drop-Dead Gorgeous Presents Under $20

Christmas can be costly, but you can find all sorts of affordable and unique wee gems from some of my favourite shops online. I’ve done the shopping for you, and found 34 drop-dead gorgeous presents for under $20 (Aussie dollars), from hand-stamped copper necklaces and designer Scandi babygros to handmade aftershave balm and beautiful art […]

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Top 12 Unique Gifts for Pet Owners on Etsy

Do you have any pet-owners or animal lovers on your Christmas present list? My top tip? Make a beeline for Etsy, which is chockers with all manner of personalised, custom-made and handcrafted presents for pets. Pet owners are usually rather fond of their animals, so a special, handcrafted pet accessory, or a customised portrait in […]

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12 brilliant Christmas presents for babies – on Etsy

Nautical is a classic theme for babies and toddlers, and it’s also a pretty safe present that suits both boys and girls. But that doesn’t mean it has to be boring. From whale cushions and pirate artwork to sailor-style bloomers, there are loads of gorgeous and unique gift ideas on Etsy. Get ready to inspire […]

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