Individual websites could help Etsy vendors build their own base of loyal customers.
The online arts and crafts marketplace debuts on the Nasdaq stock exchange with shares trading at up to $35 per share.
The storefront for handcrafted items is another effort by the e-commerce giant to become the everything store while simultaneously gunning for Etsy's business.
Craft makers, would you decamp from Etsy for someplace called Handmade at Amazon? The e-commerce giant is looking to gauge your interest.
The site, which specializes in arts and crafts, raises $267 million for a valuation of $1.8 billion.
The online crafts marketplace plans to use the money to develop localized services and attract new members, among other things.
The crowdsourced e-commerce site lands $38 million to expand its line of art-inspired printed products to textiles and open storefronts for its artists.
The Etsy pop-up shop — the first of its kind outside the US — is the Etsy website (or an episode of Portlandia) come to life.
Online marketplace Etsy is coming to the real world, with a Sydney pop-up store for Christmas.
Etsy has closed down a custom synth maker on the grounds that his wares were not "handmade", in spite of evidence to the contrary.