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Unique Gift: Hand Dyed Custom Placemats

October 6, 2017
Hand Dyed Square Placemats | DivineNY.com

Looking for a unique gift or simply seeking to update your own dining decor? Our custom placemats highlight the beautiful effects of hand-dyed fabric. Our placemats are crafted in muslin, a plain-weave cotton fabric that can withstand countless washes. Prior to the cutting and dyeing process, we pre-wash the fabric to soften the fibers. Our […]

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Do you love Green? Introducing our new collection of decorative bowls!

February 18, 2017
Our new decorative bowl collection | DivineNY.com

You probably heard by now that the color of 2017 is Greenery. This was announced by Pantone in December of last year. I pay close attention to Pantone’s color announcement as it inspires me for new product design ideas and trends. In case you are unfamiliar with Pantone, they are the leading …

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Etsy NY Handmade Cavalcade Market

December 2, 2016
Etsy NY Handmade Cavalcade Holiday Market 2016 | DivineNY.com

The 2016 Etsy New York Handmade Cavalcade market starts on Monday, December 5th and runs through Sunday December 11th. With 9 years history, this market has become a go-to venue for holiday shoppers looking for unique and locally crafted gifts for friends and family. Handmade Cavalcade features a selection of housewares, jewelry, greeting cards, art, […]

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Make a Lasting Impression with Eye-Catching Packaging

October 7, 2016
Handmade ring dishes - perfect for jewelry and other trinkets | DivineNY.com

When I first launched my Etsy shop, I didn’t give much thought to packaging. I thought the main purpose of packaging was to protect the goods while in transit. Well, that is simply not the case! Packaging is part of your branding! It makes a lasting impression on customers and keeps them …

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A New Pattern: The Beauty of Stripes

September 3, 2015
Stripes - simple yet elegant! | DivineNY.com

September marks the beginning of fall season. Though I know, it’s not technically fall yet, I am starting to think about new color, pattern and trends. In fact, the past few weeks I’ve been working on new pattern and prints for various ideas I have. This month I’m focused on stripes. Such a …

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Makers Showcase

May 28, 2015
Makers Showcase at FIT | DivineNY.com

If you are looking for something new & fun to do this weekend, why not stop by Fashion Institute of Technology’s Makers Showcase! If you are looking for something new & fun to do this weekend, why not stop by Fashion Institute of Technology’s Makers Showcase! The first annual event features local handmade artisans and […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

April 23, 2015
Mother's Day Gift Guide | DivineNY.com

Mother’s Day is around the corner and we’ve put together a special gift guide that highlights our customer’s favorite designs. Please use code 10OFF at checkout to receive 10% off your purchase! Scarves Each silk scarf is individually hand-painted using silk dyes. Bright and colorful, each scarf is a one-of-a-kind piece and the perfect accessory […]

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Shop handmade! holiday gift guide

December 2, 2012
Shop handmade holiday gift guide

Aren’t you thrilled when you find something truly unique and one-of-a-kind? I sure am! I just found these unique recycled wine bottle serving dishes on ETSY (by Song Bird and Twig) – a set of 3 on sale for $10. At that price I knew they wouldn’t last long and with only a …

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