grown up creativity: Make it a #BuyHandmadeHoliday

It’s that time of year. Shopping and Gift Giving.  If you are looking for thoughtful, unique gifts for your family and friends, think handmade!  This weekend, peruse  The Handmade Collective group on Facebook for some great one of a kind gifts that are made from the heart:

And for this weekend only, November 29-December 1, use this discount code to make your purchases!

Handmade Postcard

Follow The Handmade Collective on Twitter:  @HandmadeCollect  and use the hashtag #BuyHandmadeHoliday



grown up creativity: It’s #HandmadeSunday to #SupportCrafters and #SupportHandmade – #BuyHandmade2012

It’s that time of the year when we eat too much and shop too much. Well, how about this year, you shop too much, on only on purpose and support crafters and designers who put lots of love and sweat equity into their creations to give you one of a kind. quality gifts. We know all about Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  Hopefully you’ve also heard about Small Business Saturday and now introducing, “Handmade Sunday”. Handmade Sunday is a day created by The Handmade Collective, a grassroots group of artisans on Facebook, who all have their own craft businesses and wish to connect with you, the savvy consumer.

Check out the #BuyHandmade2012 Event on Facebook:

The Handmade Collective is Proud to announce our very first ‘BUY HANDMADE SUNDAY’ . This Sunday, November 25th participating members will offer special discounts in their handmade shops online! Take anywhere from 10% to 30% off selected creations and some shops are even offering FREE Shipping! Just ‘JOIN’ this invite and get all the latest information on participating shops! This SUNDAY ONLY!

#BuyHandmade2012 on Sunday, November 25, “Handmade Sunday”, hosted by The Handmade Collective!

Thank you for supporting the Handmade Collective!

Stay tuned for “Handmade Sunday”, this Sunday, November 25th. I will be blogging and tweeting about it all day!

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