Etsy Is Hosting Its 1st Ever Design Awards With An All-Star Lineup Of Judges

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Etsy has long been a go-to for one-of-a-kind designs and goods.

Shoppers, costume and interior designers, and more use the online marketplace as a source for unique finds and inspiration. And while we often get to meet the makers face-to-face at the Etsy markets and pop-ups that take place throughout the year, this year, Etsy is doing something extra special for the creators that make up its market.

Etsy recently announced its first-ever Etsy Design Awards.

Dubbed the Etsies, the inaugural event is a competition that will recognize talented Etsy sellers across the globe. Entrants have the opportunity to win a stunning trophy, a bundle of marketing and business prizes, and, best of all, $15,000 USD to spend however they like