Handbuilt porcelain votive holders and vases made by immerLit, based in Cambridge, Mass.

Credit: Photo provided by Linda de Valpine

Connections To Nature, Artists Transform Handmade Crafts Into Trend

May 12, 2017

Looking for the perfect gift for the mom who has everything? The mall and department stores just won't cut it. But a unique, handmade vase, bowl or piece of jewelry could be the solution for a child hoping to get in mom's good graces. We find out what's hot in the world of handcrafted goods, and how to get your hands on some beautiful, one-of-a-kind gifts for anyone and everyone!

Guests

- Dara Cheek, artist and owner of Hieropice, and the director of the Etsy Artists of Boston. Hieropice is an online boutique of handcrafted jewelry and miniature landscapes. Visit the Hieropice Etsy store. Follow Hieropice on Twitter.

- Linda De Valpine, owner of Greentail Table in Newton, Mass. Greentail Table sells handcrafted, homeware goods and gifts that are locally and globally sourced. Follow Linda on Twitter.

  • A view of Greentail Table in Newton, Mass.
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    Photo Credit: Photo provided by Linda de Valpine
  • A view of Greentail Table in Newton, Mass.
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    Photo Credit: Photo provided by Linda de Valpine
  • Hand-built porcelain votive holders and vases, made by immerLit, based in Cambridge, Mass., on display at Greentail Table in Newton, Mass.
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    Photo Credit: Photo provided by Linda de Valpine
  • Mini vases with air plants, made by Madeleine’s Mudpie Studios of Newton, Mass., on display at Greentail Table in Newton. The plants are curated to each vase.
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    Photo Credit: Photo provided by Linda de Valpine
  • Blue Flower Glass Terrarium Necklace Garden
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    Photo Credit: Photo provided by Hieropice
  • Flower Garden Wall Art Magnet
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    Photo Credit: Photo provided by Hieropice
  • Glass Shadow Box Terrarium
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    Photo Credit: Photo provided by Hieropice
  • Black Hematite Chevron Earrings
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    Photo Credit: Photo provided by Hieropice

 


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