Handmade, Amazon’s handcrafted Etsy killer, opens for business

You can finally buy artisanal-sourced, 14-carat gold hashtag stud earrings on Amazon. Amazon Handmade whipped opened its cherry-wood doors today, aiming to be a formidable Etsy competitor. The idea is similar to the Brooklyn-based startup: a marketplace full of kitschy items sourced from small retailers from 83 countries.Read the full article