For all the DC-area crafters out there, here are the details on some upcoming shows and events you may interested in checking out...
Sept. 18 - Etsy is holding a mini conference at the Smithsonian as part of their Hello Etsy, Berlin event. It's free - so check out the details and sign up here: http://helloetsy.com/us/washington/
Oct. 16 - Etsy CREST is still accepting applications for their annual show, Falling for Handmade II. This year it's in Annandale, VA. Check out the current vendors (including yours truly) and apply: http://fallingforhandmade.weebly.com/
Also, the minds behind Fenton Street Market just posted this great promo video. If you haven't heard, the market is in danger of closing after this year due to changes in the county fees. If you're a fan and don't want to see the market go, sign the petition.