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If the thought of trolling Etsy elicits images of craft-happy DIY'ers getting loco with the glue gun, get ready to have a serious change of heart. In reality, there are boatloads of chic treasures just waiting to be unearthed on the independent-centric site. And since we know how imperative the shopping-local ethos is 'round here, we’ve gathered the best made-in-the-Bay Etsy items to get you feeling and looking good.
We’ve scoured the site (and filtered through lots of head-scratchers!) to bring you 18 stunning, handmade pieces you need to get your mitts on, stat. So, take a peek at this slideshow to see the one-of-a-kind-creations we’ve culled. Regretsy, be gone!
The Lower East Side may be best known to you as the home of rowdy, rollicking nightlife, but that adventure extends to the food scene as well. Restaurants here tend to be as tiny and crowded as bars, but see it as an excuse to meet new people and try new things before you even hit the party scene. You might know iconic read
Bars are as bountiful as Starbucks in New York City, but there are a few that raise their drinks — and their dishes — to an art form. So don’t just settle for a slice (or two) of $1 pizza! Instead, hit these crowd-pleasing gastropubs, where the scene is chill and the food is four stars; we're for any place that read