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NEW etsy trends

Wedding Prep Trends

According to Etsy, wine glasses featuring jokes about wedding planning are very popular this year. Brides love buying them and the glasses make great gifts. Wedding journals have also been a recent favorite, especially visual planners that make your wedding journey something to cherish forever. As for wedding themes, the rustic look is super trendy this season. This means cheesecloth table runners and wooden wedding signs are in the top favorites!

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Wedding Ring Trends

As soon as October begins, the number of searches for wedding rings on Etsy hikes up. This isn’t a shocker, as most people prefer proposing on Christmas, according to Wedding Wire.

Here’s a quick summary of ring trends this season: Companion rings have become a favorite and diamonds aren’t the only option anymore because people are opting for alternative precious stones like jade, peach sapphire, and more.

Personalized Items

Etsy is the go-to for finding unique, personalized items and there has been a 19% increase in searches for customized party décor already.

If you can create a personalized version of your products, go for it! Items like custom wedding straws, family name tree toppers, engraved wooden ornaments, and personalized holiday decor items are trending big time.

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