15 Handmade Goods on Etsy From Local Sacramento Makers
If you’ve been around for a while, you’re well aware of our affinity for all things local. After all, our blog is called the Lyon Local! We are passionate about supporting the many local businesses, organizations, and individuals within our community — and that certainly includes the many makers and artists in Sacramento.
Whether you’re looking for a locally made gift or a special piece to add to your home, check out these one-of-a-kind handmade goods from Sacramento makers on Etsy. You’ll find everything from jewelry to wall art, and body care to vases!
Photo Courtesy of Kozy Kat Designs
How cozy is this chunky knit blanket handcrafted by Kozy Kat Designs? She uses merino wool, which is incredibly soft to the touch and naturally hypoallergenic, to reduce any irritation or itching. Choose from a variety of colors and indicate whether you would like cable stitch (as shown in the picture) or a straight knit.
Photo Courtesy of Wholemaker Co.
This detoxing charcoal clay blend is ideal for those with acne-prone skin, semi-oily skin, or those who simply want to tighten up their pores. Mix a scoop of the dry powder with water or honey to activate the mask made with kaolin clay, activated coconut charcoal, and rosehip seed powder.
Photo Courtesy of Cactus Custom Designs
We get a major dose of Sactown pride when looking at this unique skyline string art from Cactus Custom Designs. Choose your stain and string color, font (if applicable), and even the skyline you would like. Each piece is made to order, and is hand cut, hammered and strung with sturdy hemp cording to match your unique style.
Photo Courtesy of Cinder Ceramics
How darling are these handmade ceramic vases? Each piece is made by hand using a slab and folding technique, which means each vase is completely one-of-a-kind. This larger version is 7 inches tall and 3.5 inches wide and fits a standard bouquet of flowers.
Mackenzie McKinney Designs makes an overwhelming number of incredible prints, t-shirts, and mugs, all in the same modern minimalist style. We particularly love this Yosemite National Park poster, which perfectly captures one of our favorite national parks.
This DIY guitar kit makes an outstanding gift for the creative in your life — or for yourself! Not only can you assemble your own guitar, but you will end up with an amazing instrument you can be proud of.
Photo Courtesy of Desantis Leather Craft
This gorgeous Fitbit Charge 3 band is made from full-grain leather and is handmade after each order is placed. You can specify the wrist size, leather stain, and even the stitching color you prefer. Plus, Desantis makes a variety of bands for various Fitbit styles if you do not have a Charge 3.
By Old Dog Soul
Photo Courtesy of Old Dog Soul
Embed a special phrase on this ultra-skinny minimalist cuff bracelet. We love the simplicity of these bracelets and the ability to completely personalize your order — including the metal color and texture, the phrase placement, the font, and the phrase itself!
Photo Courtesy of ZS Art Jewelry & Glass
This unique spinner ring is perfect for men and women alike — and can be customized to your liking. This particular ring is made with sterling silver and a hammered rose gold-filled band in a brushed/satin finish.
By Meg A Myers
We adore the many dreamy creations from Meg A Myers, a local artist who sells ready-to-ship items on her website. This geometric glass strand is an excellent example of her unique work, which typically involves glass pieces that can be hung on the wall or in the window to create rainbow patterns from sunbeams.
By Bip & Bop
Photos Courtesy of Bip & Bop
This simple yet gorgeous gold bar necklace is perfect for layering or a stand-alone everyday necklace. It is available in gold-filled, rose gold-filled, or sterling silver, and can be hand-stamped with the name or initials of your choice. The gold bar hangs from a 16-inch chain.
Photo Courtesy of The Northern Needle
This luxurious piece is sure to elevate your home’s style. Made with natural hand-spun cotton and wool, alpaca wool, and hand-cut brass pieces, this woven wall hanging is a one-of-a-kind creation handmade with care.
Photos Courtesy of Beautiful Whites
Beautiful Whites makes an incredible collection of natural, vegetable-based, high-quality soaps, including this tea rose soap. It is made with sustainable palm oil, olive oil, coconut oil, sweet almond oil, castor oil, and natural pigment oxide, all blended together to create a nourishing, conditioning bar your skin will love.
By Ramen Hands
Photo Courtesy of Ramen Hands
Choose from a variety of garlands and other wall hangings made by Ramen Hands. We love this particular garland in a natural palette, made with fabric, ribbon and lace on a 60-inch cotton rope. This is the perfect addition to a rustic or boho event — or as a permanent addition to your home’s decor!
By Print & Use
This custom heart map makes an excellent sentimental gift. Simply specify the two city names, your names, the date, and the font of your choice (optional), and you will receive a high-resolution digital file you can download instantly. This is a printable art print measuring 8-by-10 inches.
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