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Fall Gemstones

  We have gathered a collection of gemstones from the marketplace to inspire you as the seasons change from summer to fall. Leaves become crisp with red and orange, and we can finally pull out our scarves and boots. These jewel tones will keep you on trend through the season!   Sapphire birthstones for September will bring […]


We are tea enthusiasts that aim to share what we call “the way of tea” with as many people as possible.  Settling here in Orange County, California we have seen the growing demand for a healthier lifestyle that includes high-quality tea. Why not? Tea is internally calming with benefits that go beyond the expectations of […]

Back to School- Handmade Hits!

    Head back to school with one of a kind handmade journals, key chains, and clothing from the marketplace. These aren’t textbook back to school items, you’ll be sure to stand out!

Sculptures by Cynthia Minet

Cynthia Minet, is the sculptor behind the Unsustainable Creatures exhibit on view at CRAFTED through 2017 The Ox, Elephant, Camel and Pack of Dogs on display at CRAFTED, all life-size sculptures, are made from post-consumer plastics, PVC and LEDs.  Cynthia Minet’s sculptures, drawings and installations stem from her interests in scientific and ecological issues, and her work often prompts […]

Under the Sea

Take a dive into these nautical finds from the marketplace! Sterling silver, precious stones and handmade treasures from the high seas!  

Wine, Dine and Fine Art – Painting Class

Come enjoy a leisurely afternoon of wine, home-made hors d’ oeuvre and instructional painting, hosted by decorative artist Shari Tipich. Put paint to canvas from 2-5 pm on the last Sunday of every month.  Each month brings a new theme with paired themed hors d’ oeuvres. Students are provided with multiple examples and inspirations to paint from, […]

Jade Dragon Apothecary

Welcome to Jade Dragon Apothecary! Herbal solutions for healing your body, mind, & soul. You have found me for a reason! Our bodies are our sacred gifts; our vessels that guide us through life. We MUST treat them as such! Give yourself the TLC you deserve with my line of all-natural, plant-based, cruelty-free, chemical-free, and […]


Lynne Shelly’s love of the sea and all things nautical started when she was 5 and spent her summers at Catalina Island.  She has dreamed about opening “Whimsea”, a fun nautical boutique, for years and after retiring from teaching, she has finally jumped on board the Crafted ship! “Whimsea” is filled with nautical items such […]