Etsy

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Etsy is an eCommerce marketplace specialising in handmade or vintage items, as well as unique factory-manufactured items. These items cover a wide range, including art, photography, clothing, jewellery, food, bath and beauty products, quilts and toys. Many sellers also sell craft supplies such as beads, wire and jewellery-making tools. All vintage items must be at least 20 years old. Sellers purchase personal store fronts for a fee of US$0.20 per item.

As of August 2013, 30 million users are registered on the website and by the end of 2013, projections of one million sellers and over US$1 billion in total annual transactions have been announced.