Extra Special Valentines Gift Ideas for Her, Handmade with Love

Vintage Cookie cutter Valentine ornament

Valentines Gift Ideas for Her, Handmade with Love

By BluKatDesign on Etsy

Need some unique extra special Valentine’s gift ideas she will love? Handmade gifts are the best because they are handmade with love! Check out my Etsy store, BluKatDesign for hundreds of unique gift ideas. The following are just a few of my favorites. A one-of-a-kind heart ornament would be a great choice for a romantic vintage lover. These ornaments are made with vintage cookie cutters, vintage keys, scrap papers and some come with matching boxes. She surely would treasure these forever:

Valentines gift ornament with box

Valentines gift ornament with box


Valentine's Day gift ornament

Lacy Valentine’s Day gift ornament

Vintage heart ornament and box

Vintage cookie cutter heart ornament and box for Valentine’s Day


Having a nice romantic dinner at home?  Add a nice touch with this wine charm angel made from a cork:


Wine charm angel make from a wine cork!

Wine charm angel make from a wine cork!


Of course, jewelry always make a great gift. BluKatDesign specializes unique handmade jewelry. Hearts are romantic and special for Valentine’s Day or any day:


Sparkly heart necklaces

Sparkly heart necklaces are perfect for Valentine’s Day!


Heart earrings made from an old Rosary

Heart earrings made from an old Rosary


See more Ideas for Valentines Day, Check out BluKatDesign on facebook:


Are you feeling crafty? Check out my tutorial on making nail polish glitter pendants or magnets:

Valentines Day DIY Glitter Heart Pendants or Magnets Tutorial


Find more Valentine’s Day Ideas here on Pinterest:

What kind of Valentine’s Day gifts do you love to give or receive? Comments welcomed.

Pantone Color of The Year 2018 Ultra Violet Purple

pantone color of the year 2018 ultra violet purple


Pantone Color of The Year 2018 Ultra Violet Purple Gift Ideas

by blukatdesign featuring handmade jewelry


Add Some Sparkle with Glitter Necklace Pendants! Gifts For Her

sparkly necklace pendants , gifts for her

Add Some Sparkle with Glitter Necklace Pendants

Sparkly Handmade Gifts For Her:

Everyone loves sparkle! What a great way to make your outfit pop with a little sparkly glitter necklace pendant by BluKatDesign on Etsy! These come in all sorts of colors from purple druzy to green fire opal but they all pick up different colors from your surroundings and lighting so they go with everything! Glitter pendants are perfect for everyday. From $12.50 – $14 they make great affordable gifts also, who wouldn’t love to receive a little sparkle? Click on photos to take you to my glitter pendant section on Etsy.


Glitter druzy and opal pendants

Glitter druzy and opal pendants by BluKatDesign


just add glitter

When in doubt, just add glitter!



For more handmade gift ideas follow my Pinterest board: Gifts Under 15


Do you like sparkly  or handmade jewelry? Comments welcomed!

Giveaway – Black Friday – Cyber Monday Event and Sale on Jewelry, Gifts!!! #shopsmall


Jon in BluKatDesign’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday Sale & Event!

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Enter  BluKat’s Giveaway (starts Nov 27)  to win a pair of festive red upcycled earrings:  HERE

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Win these upcycled earrings from BluKatDesign!

Win these upcycled dangle earrings from BluKatDesign on Etsy!

Cute upcycled and reycled packaging!

Cute upcycled and reycled packaging! So be sure to check out BluKatDesign on Etsy for original handmade gift ideas!

Handmade Hair Sticks Accessories for Long Hair

hnadmade hair sticks accessories

Handmade Hair Sticks Accessories for Long Hair


BluKatDesign on Etsy is not only your place for upcycled jewelry, necklaces and earrings but also the best place to find colorful hair sticks or hair chop stick accessories for long hair, available in singles or pairs. These make perfect gifts for girls and women with long hair. Hair sticks are great for glamorous up-dos or that fashionable messy bun!  My latest hair sticks feature ribbon wrapped with wire and glass seed beads for a unique one-of-a-kind artsy feel:


Hair sticks made from ribbon wire wrapped


Wire wrapped ribbon hair sticks in blue

Wire wrapped ribbon hair sticks in blue


Day of the Dead skull hair accessories

Day of the Dead skull hair accessories in turquoise.


Be sure to follow my Pinterest board for more hair sticks and videos on how to use them: Hair Sticks



Do you wear hair sticks?  Do you wear a single or  a pair? If you know of anyone with long hair that may like these please share! Comments welcomed.

Handmade Vintage Inspired Floral Dangle Earrings, Gift Idea For Her

floral dangle earrings

Handmade Vintage Inspired Bead Dangle Earrings

I love collecting vintage or unusual beads and making fun earrings with them. These sparkly floral dangle earrings are dainty and make great gifts for women of all ages. All my beads are limited in supply so nothing here is mass produced. If you see something you would like you better get it before it is gone! Click on the photos to take you to the item in my Etsy store:


Vintage bead dangle earrings in teal

Vintage bead dangle earrings in teal



blue rose dangle earrings with vintage "ruffles"

Blue rose dangle earrings with vintage “ruffles”



Vintage style rose earrings with handmade Tensha beads

Vintage style rose earrings with handmade Tensha beads


Like more modern necklaces and earrings? See upcycled jewelry made from electrical resistors!

Please follow my board on Pinterest: Vintage Inspired Jewelry


Do you like vintage inspired jewelry? Comments welcomed!

Handmade Gifts – Holiday Gift Guide – 2014



handmade gift guide 2014

Handmade gift guide 2014

Handmade Gifts – Holiday Gift Guide – 2014


Free ClipartLooking for the perfect one-of-a-kind handmade gift? BluKatDesign on Etsy specializes in unique, eclectic,  fun and funky, colorful jewelry and gifts for that special person. From upcycled jewelry; button pendants, bobby pin jewelry to hair accessories and colorful magnets.  There is something here for everyone!


handmade gifts

Handmade holiday gift ideas



Hair sticks make a great  hair accessory gift for the long haired ladies, there are many colors to choose from. These festive, sparkly rhinestone balls would be perfect for the holidays (Click on the photo to take you to my store to see all my hair sticks) :


hair sticks

Sparkly lime and blue hair sticks



Long necklaces made from upcycled glass knobs are a fun gift, they are perfect for wearing over a winter sweater, great for anyone who likes something totally unique and is into the big upcycling movement:


upcycled jewelry

Long necklaces made from upcycled glass knobs!

Chasidy says,

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️  “I love the knob necklaces. They are truly my favorite of all the items in BluKatDesigns shop 🙂 Each one is a wearable piece of art…I love hanging them on the wall just as much as my daughter and I love wearing them. Start your own BluKatDesign knob necklace collection today :)”


If you have a few people to buy gifts for, a wholesale jewelry set can save you money! These sets come with 4-6 items at a discounted price and are individually boxed.  Nest egg pendants would be a good choice for  mothers and my mandala art pendants would be great for any free spirit, hippie, Modern Bohemian, teens or anyone who likes color! These robin’s nest egg necklaces, mandala necklaces and bead dangle earrings all available in discount wholesale sets:


nest egg necklace

Robin’s nest egg necklaces


mandala pendants

New Age mandala pendants available in wholesale sets or individually



Who doesn’t like colorful magnets? They make great stocking stuffers or small gifts. Be sure to check out my pet magnets for the dog or cat lovers, mandala magnets and vintage button magnets too:


magnet sets

Button magnets


TV21 says,

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “I bought these as possible stocking fillers – but I might end up keeping them all. 🙂 This seller packs magnets in cute little boxes – very nice!”


For fun repurposed button jewelry see my  button cluster dangle earrings, button hoop earrings, button rings and button statement necklaces. These button pendants below make the cutest, affordable gifts:


button pendants

Upcycled Button Pendants



For the artsy type, fabric wire wrapped art jewelry earrings or necklace might be a good pick:


fabric earrings

Artsy wire wrapped fabric earrings



Wow her with a repurposed vintage statement necklace!  This is a one-of-a-kind necklace with colorful spikes and glass beads with matching earrings, find this and other  modern and vintage one-of-a-kind necklace statements in my Etsy store:


statement necklace

statement necklace



Upcycled collage necklaces made from vintage jewelry parts, some are matching sets perfect gfits for best friends, mother-daughter or sisters:


collage necklaces

Upcycled collage pendants


Audrey says,

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “These were perfect! My daughter loved them!!! I really love all the extra care you give your beautiful packaging, and the superb service!!!”

Veronica says,

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “Shipped fast. Love them! BEAUTIFULLY packaged. Would recommend this seller.”

Connnie says,

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “Heather is an Artist – very willing to try new ideas and expand on them. The necklace is gorgeous and I will not hesitate to buy from BluKatDesigns/Heather with confidence again”




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Handmade Gift Ideas – Etsy Jewelry


2014 Handmade Gift Ideas, Etsy Jewelry, Gift Guide

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handmade gift guide


JOYJewelsbyAudrey is a husband and wife team collaboration of jewelry making. He machine cuts the rings and she does mixed metals, beaded, upcycled vintage jewelry, crochet and more! You will find stunning gifts for both men and women here:

jewelry gifts

Machine cut rings, beaded  and mixed metal jewelry



JumbledKnickKnacks  is a creative new shop on Etsy that has beaded jewelry,  upcycled jewelry made from wooden spools and even some gorgeous earrings made out of eggshells!

handmade gift ideas

handmade gift ideas



CobaltandCopper is where you will find fabulous whimsical gifts, specializing in wire wrapped jewelry, costume accessories and decor like dragonflies, wands, scepters, tiaras, sugar skull masks, treble clef earrings, votive holders and so much more:

handmade gifts



Beadsoul is the place for personalized hand stamped jewelry for men and women, guitar picks, accessories, inspirational pieces, mixed media, beaded jewelry and more!

handstamped jewelry



 GracieWieber  specializes in beautiful  Celtic and Bohemian jewelry for men and women:

celtic jewelry



BeadingGem  on Etsy has unique jewelry designs from elegant to funky to suit many tastes, most are one of a kind:

Unique and one of a kind gifts from BeadingGem on Etsy

Unique and one of a kind gifts from BeadingGem on Etsy



BluKatDesign  ( my shop!)  I specialize in unique colorful repurposed jewelry, button jewelry, upcycled vintage, statement necklaces, fun earrings, hair sticks and more:

gifts for her

Colorful jewelry from BluKatDesign on Etsy

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Are you going to shop handmade this season? Comments welcomed!