Etsy.com, the online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods, today announced it has partnered with iconic Australian retailer David Jones, in a first ever collaboration to deliver a gifting marketplace in December.
Unwrap Etsy at David Jones will feature more than 40 Australian makers across art, design, jewellery and homewares from Thursday, December 4th until Sunday, December 7th.
Located On Seven at David Jones at the Elizabeth St, Sydney store, shoppers can find one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts for friends and family, participate in hands-on making workshops and watch Etsy’s creative community in action via a series of maker demonstrations.
Helen Souness, Etsy’s Managing Director for Australia & Asia, said, “We are delighted to be partnering with such an iconic Australian brand as David Jones. To have our sellers sit alongside the brands housed within David Jones is really exciting to see. We feel that this innovative partnership, which represents incredible opportunity for the creative businesses taking part, is going to be really well received by our loyal Etsy customers.”
Donna Player, Group Executive Merchandise David Jones said, “This is a really exciting collaboration that we are so proud to be a part of. Etsy is a very innovative online brand and we think our customers will really love this addition to our store offering this Christmas.”
Food and drink will be available in the marketplace during the four day event, along with all of the traditional Christmas magic throughout the David Jones store during this time.
For open times, full programme and bookings visit etsyatdavidjones.com