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14 Things You Should Be Buying On Etsy This Week

Wands, wedding gifts, and mermaid makeup.

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Etsy has over 35 million items on sale, so browsing for cool, new things from small businesses and up-and-coming artists and crafters can be a little overwhelming.

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Lucky for you, I’m here to clue you in on the best things available on the site from week to week.

From the gorgeously designed to the delightfully weird, Etsy has provided us with a breakdown of this week’s UK crowd favourites, so you can click in and snag them from the comfort of your couch this weekend.

So, without further ado, here’s what you should be checking out on Etsy for the week of 7 August.

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1. This Mother of Dragons jumper, £13.99

Here's what one review has to say: "Loved the sweatshirt! It arrived fairly quick, the only thing I would point out is that the sizes run a bit large but that was fine by me since I like my sweatshirts big."
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Here's what one review has to say: "Loved the sweatshirt! It arrived fairly quick, the only thing I would point out is that the sizes run a bit large but that was fine by me since I like my sweatshirts big."

2. These leather journals, £8.50

According to one helpful review: "Gorgeous notebook, got it in a natural looking chestnut colour with cream paper, looks so lovely, thanks so much."
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According to one helpful review: "Gorgeous notebook, got it in a natural looking chestnut colour with cream paper, looks so lovely, thanks so much."

3. This mermaid face kit, £22

Here's what one review has to say: "This is the coolest make up kit I've gotten in a long time! The colors are so intense and the freedom to design how I want is a dream come true! I'm looking forward to turning myself into a tropical fish!!!!"
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Here's what one review has to say: "This is the coolest make up kit I've gotten in a long time! The colors are so intense and the freedom to design how I want is a dream come true! I'm looking forward to turning myself into a tropical fish!!!!"

4. This pro cat pin, £6

According to one satisfied customer: "This is an awesome shop. Shipping was fast, even from overseas, prices were reasonable, and there were even some extra goodies with my order! Also how awesome are these designs? The quality of the pins is top-notch too, really impressed."
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According to one satisfied customer: "This is an awesome shop. Shipping was fast, even from overseas, prices were reasonable, and there were even some extra goodies with my order! Also how awesome are these designs? The quality of the pins is top-notch too, really impressed."

5. This bridal party makeup bag, £8

According to one review: "Amazing service and lovely bag. My sister in law loved receiving it on her wedding day and I bought it to use as the bag for her bridal SOS kit. Something she can keep forever."
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According to one review: "Amazing service and lovely bag. My sister in law loved receiving it on her wedding day and I bought it to use as the bag for her bridal SOS kit. Something she can keep forever."

6. These coffee cup bookmarks, £3

"Fast shipping and the most adorable book marks ever! Everyone in my family keeps asking where I got them. Will be buying more in future," says one review.
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"Fast shipping and the most adorable book marks ever! Everyone in my family keeps asking where I got them. Will be buying more in future," says one review.

7. These personalised wands, £25

Says one delighted customer: "Everything about this order was absolutely perfect! The wand itself, the lettering, the speedy service and great communications! Magical! Thank you for making my friend a proper witch!"
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Says one delighted customer: "Everything about this order was absolutely perfect! The wand itself, the lettering, the speedy service and great communications! Magical! Thank you for making my friend a proper witch!"

8. This handmade leather satchel, £62

"The bag is lovely. Thomas was really helpful dealing with some enquiries I had about the bag. He helped me choose the right bag by offering to send photos of the exact color before purchase, and made sure I received it on time for my impending trip," says a promising review.
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"The bag is lovely. Thomas was really helpful dealing with some enquiries I had about the bag. He helped me choose the right bag by offering to send photos of the exact color before purchase, and made sure I received it on time for my impending trip," says a promising review.

9. These wedding program fan templates, £11.26

"This program was great and easy to edit! I love the font! A local planner saw it on my venue's site and contacted me to see where I got them, because she liked them so much," says one review.
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"This program was great and easy to edit! I love the font! A local planner saw it on my venue's site and contacted me to see where I got them, because she liked them so much," says one review.

10. These gold and silver coordinate bracelets, £43

Here's what a satisfied customer has to say: "Seller was quick to confirm all the information and shipped/arrived quicker than I thought it would. Easily one of the most beautiful pieces of jewelry i've ever purchased."
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Here's what a satisfied customer has to say: "Seller was quick to confirm all the information and shipped/arrived quicker than I thought it would. Easily one of the most beautiful pieces of jewelry i've ever purchased."

11. This customisable chopping board, £20

One review says: "Received the board in great condition, well protected and it didn't take long to reach me... Really happy with the engraving effect on the wood 👍🏼... It makes a lovely and personalized gift."
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One review says: "Received the board in great condition, well protected and it didn't take long to reach me... Really happy with the engraving effect on the wood 👍🏼... It makes a lovely and personalized gift."

12. These concrete letters dipped in copper, £3.25

Here's what a helpful review has to say: "Bought this as a gift for a friend and she really loved it. It was delivered quickly and was well packaged. Thank you!"
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Here's what a helpful review has to say: "Bought this as a gift for a friend and she really loved it. It was delivered quickly and was well packaged. Thank you!"

13. This wedding planning journal, £25.95

Here's what one review had to say: "Arrived very quickly. It's a handy little notebook, with lots of practical and useful checklists and lots of space for notes."
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Here's what one review had to say: "Arrived very quickly. It's a handy little notebook, with lots of practical and useful checklists and lots of space for notes."

14. This narwhal pin, £6

This short and sweet review says: "Super pleased with my little Narwhal and the perfect customer service :)"
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This short and sweet review says: "Super pleased with my little Narwhal and the perfect customer service :)"