Etsy's New Policy Means Some Items Are 'Handmade In Spirit'

News & Features Ashley Milne-Tyte · ·
Rae Padulo creates handmade ceramics, like these holiday ornaments, for her Etsy-based company, mudstar ceramics. She's disappointed with the site's new policy to allow outsourced manufacturing. "There's nothing wrong with factory-made," she says, but "that's not what Etsy started out to be."