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Etsy Sellers Are Allowed to Mass Produce Their Sepia-Toned Wares Now

(etsy.com)

Etsy has always been the Hannah Horvath to eBay’s Lena Dunham–kinda similar to the shiny successful one, but more disheveled and without anything valuable to offer besides spunk and quirkiness.

Well, now Etsy’s DIY vibe is giving way at least a little bit. The fake-bird-glued-to-a-stick marketplace said on Tuesday that its sellers are now permitted to sell items that are produced by “manufacturing partners,” USA Today reports, meaning your bedazzled bridesmaid undies might be–gasp!–mass produced from now on. Also, sellers are now allowed to hire staff and have other companies ship their goods. Read More

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Angry Sellers Consider Divorcing Etsy Over Wedding Section Redesign

(etsy.com)

Last month, DUMBO-based e-commerce platform Etsy redesigned their popular wedding section, a “combination of wedding items, trends, how-to’s, expert advice and the stories of real couples.” The sleek redesign, which was rolled out in conjunction with a wedding registry, was meant to showcase designs from a variety of contributors, but according to the Daily Dot, that’s not what happened at all. Read More