For the Little Ones: Best of Etsy

It can be safely said…. I am obsessed with cute children’s clothing. Not just cutesy flowers and bumble bees, but the kind of clothing that makes them look like little people!  I am talking unique and inspired looks for kids. I am also talking about the things surrounding a child. Toys, artwork for their room, etc. I love these makers on Etsy, providing an alternative to the typical children’s items.  Katie and I went through and picked out our favorites. 🙂

These are my Top Shops on Etsy for those things meant for your little one:

5. Armadillo Dreams– Wooden Toys

I am in LOVE with these unique little wooden toys. They are all Waldorf inspired, handmade, and so dang cute. Here are a couple of favorites from their shop.


Valentines Day Gnome- $12.00
il_fullxfull.414965016_2rrjSquirrel Set-$16.00

il_fullxfull.361321703Mermaid Set- $26.00

4. Maliposha Clothes- Kids Clothing

Not to mention this little girl is adorable with her little bun, these clothes are cute, simple with touches of detail that make them unique. Love it!

il_fullxfull.352749533_lvfxSummer Blouse- $39.70

il_fullxfull.354224774_poncSummer Blouse- $38.50

il_fullxfull.386464429_jb19Red wool coat- $139.00

3. The Black Apple– Paper Goods

These prints and other goods are Katie and mine’s favorite for decorating a kids room. They are so odd and unique with a hint of whimsy, I even want one for my place! Plus Katie has bought the book and her boys just LOVE it! Just amazing stuff for sure.

il_fullxfull.293834139Be Good Bear 5×7- $12.00

il_fullxfull.293971422Alice in Wonderland 14×11- $35.00

il_fullxfull.379052377_ot59English Rose 8X10- $16.00

2. Just Kidding– Kids Vintage

For awhile now, I have been on the hunt for an awesome kids vintage shop. I think I have found it, I love the stuff found in Just Kidding!

il_fullxfull.409700416_ce1580s Patterned Sweater- $12.00

il_fullxfull.410511387_6sd980s Durango Boots- $34.00

il_fullxfull.416367565_rryh70s Corduroy Jacket- $25.00

1. Machooka– unisex/children’s clothing

When Katie and I saw this, we were blown away! These pieces are so simple and organic looking, great for play clothes.  Katie has already ordered some shirts from this shop, and she cannot wait to get them!


Grey Skirt- $22.00

Grey Dress- $59.00


Reversible two color shirt- $22.00


Blue cotton shirt- $29.00

Have a beautiful day!

❤ Amy

Saving our planet, one maxi dress at a time

Since Earth Day is quickly approaching, I thought it was high time for a feature on sustainable style! Before I get into my finds for the day, I want to introduce you to Summer Rayne Oakes. This beautiful lady is not only an international model, but is also a leading environmental activist. As the worlds first “Eco-Model”  Summer Rayne Oakes wanted to pursue the fashion industry on a quest to clean up our forests and keep the planet alive and well.   For More information on Summer Rayne, you can visit The Eco-Model page, or her home page.

Now to celebrate sustainable style the handmade way, here are, yes, a few Etsy finds that are made from either organic and/or sustainable materials. Enjoy!

//sustainable wooden earrings from k.c.peck//

These beautiful hand crafted wooden earrings are made from either Red Stained Maple, Oak or  Walnut.
The wood is sustainably harvested from the Appalachain Mountains with a growth to removal ratio of 2.29. 100% USA grown.

//Puka open back top from Indigo Sage//

Everything in this stylish shop is handmade from organic sustainable materials in Hawaii. This particular piece is made from soy & organic cotton stretch jersey or bamboo & organic cotton stretch jersey. All the dyes used are also organic! Specializing in indie eco-chic design, her studio is even solar powered! So cool!

//Bike wheel and cross bones Tee from Dark Cycle Clothing//

This great print is accomanied by a shop full of awesome designs. The designs are printed using lightweight ink on ring spun 100% cotton sustainable organic sweatshop free American Apparel shirts.

 //Striped maxi dress from Tammy Jo Fashion//

 This gorgeous maxi dress is Made with 100% sustainable materials found in an Amish resale store in PA. Everything in her shop is wonderfully stylish and sustainable.


//Heart banner from The Mad Recycler//

Recycled from old book pages this banner is so sweet! Specializing in sustainable home decor, The Mad Recycler shop is full of pieces that have been upcycled and items that have been repurposed. Just great!

//Heart wooden earrings from Vintette//

These adorable wooden laser-cut heart earrings were made from sustainably harvested wood from Wisconsin. This whole shop is full of vintage beauties and great pieces!

Don’t forget to spread the eco love!Share this on Facebook, twitter, whatever your social networking preference, to share the love of sustainable and organic style!

PS. We will be announcing the winner of the “In Your Closet” giveaway tomorrow! 😀

Happy Earth=Happy Blog

❤ Amy