Eight of our current favorite items on Etsy—all from Columbus vendors.
Etsy is a go-to resource for many couples planning their weddings. But did you know that you can shop handmade and local? Check out our top Etsy picks for this month, all from shop owners based right here in Columbus.
Whether you’re rounding out your brooch bouquet or just looking for a “something old” accessory to add to it, these midcentury brooches circa 1950s—sold as a set—are a perfect option. The crystal rhinestone pieces measure from 7/8 inch to just over 2 inches in diameter, and they ship with insurance.
Vintage rhinestone brooches, $40 via SmallTownVintageShop
Gift your ’maids with something they can wear down the aisle and any time after. These dainty chevron necklaces are perfect for dressing up or down, and a variety of materials—sterling silver, 14k gold filled and 14k rose gold filled—let you match options to each leading lady. Prices range from $35 to $50 each based on chain style.
Chevron charm necklace, starting at $35 via RedGiraffeDesigns
Simple studs are in, according to Monte Durham, and these elegant freshwater pearl earrings are perfect to complete your bridal look. The 7.5mm pearls feature a subtle blush tone and are placed in a handmade, sterling silver setting.
Cultured pink pearl earrings, $34.95 via Kelnjo
Check off your “something old” and “something blue” with this stunning aquamarine ring. The antique piece, circa 1920s, features two blue stones in a bow-style setting, with a four-diamond accent in between. The emerald-cut aquamarines total 3 carats, and everything is set in 10k white gold. It’s a size 4, but can be sized to fit. The seller guarantees authenticity of the ring’s stones, metal and age.
Antique art deco aquamarine ring, $980 via ScotchStreetVintage
Speaking of rings, make sure you get a secure container to put your bands in on the big day. This rust, handmade box features a twist-top, laser-engraved lid that can be customized with your names and wedding date. It’s made from walnut wood and measures approximately 3 inches wide by 2.5 inches tall. Not a fan of this design? SullivanWoodwork has tons more options and can even create a totally custom design for you.
Custom wooden ring box, $30 via SullivanWoodwork
Another lovely rustic décor element, this custom wooden slatted sign is hand-painted and stained front and back. It measures 14 inches by 24 inches and comes with a saw-tooth hanger for display at your venue (and afterwards, in your home). We love the idea of using this sign to direct guests to an outdoor ceremony spot!
Custom wooden sign, $55 via MichelisOriginals
Lush greenery can be harder to come by in the winter … unless it’s faux! That’s right, these Bright Mint Echevarias, Purple Pearl Succulents and Maidenhair Fern accent pieces are all crafted from paper. This hanging garden box features a 15-square-inch, handcrafted wooden frame, and the
La Dolce Vita wall garden, $300 via PaperBloomsDesignLLC
We love décor that does double duty, like this “just married” banner. Hang it behind your head table during the reception, then fasten it to your getaway vehicle at the end of the night. With 40 paper and ink color combinations and more than 40 ribbon colors, you’re sure to get a look that’s perfectly suited to your style.
Just Married bunting banner, $29.95 via TheRitzyRose
That's it for this edition of the Etsy Eight. Check back next month for more from our favorite Columbus shops!