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Handmade

Handmade for you

Artisans creating success by doing what they love

“Handmade at Amazon” is a dedicated store on our five European retail websites that features over 30,000 handcrafted products sold by artisans, with hundreds of items being added daily

To think that our creations are appreciated even in places far away is incredible but really satisfying. - Fabrizio Falciani, made in Chianti

Handmade at Amazon features over 1,000 European craft workers showcasing their products for millions of Amazon customers who can now select from thousands of items spanning jewellery, home decor, unique artwork, items for the kitchen, dining room, and also furniture for their homes. It’s also possible to personalize around a third of the items available. Artisans can use special tools and reports to help manage their business and can personalize their storefront with an “Artisan Profile” allowing them to connect and share their story with customers and also showcase their work.

With Handmade at Amazon, artisans across Europe can grow their business - and many of them will be able to turn their passion into a career,” explains Francois Saugier, Vice President for Amazon Seller Services in Europe, on the introduction of this special feature.

Listen to artisans expanding their business by selling on our websites across Europe. Artisans like Fabrizio from Chanti whose family married a passion for the history behind old wine storage barrels into with skilled carpentry to make unique furniture pieces. After opening his online business he began to receive many requests for custom pieces.

And couple Lilian and Iñaki, a 32-year-old who met when Lilian was studying at the Cordoba Jewelry School Inspired by nature and eager to experiment, they took advantage of Lilian's academic training to start creating jewelery, and a future, together.

These are just a couple of examples of the many people who use their ability to innovate and create, to run successful businesses online, making a living from doing what they love.

To see the kinds of products and artisans utilising “Handmade” follow the links below:

UK Handmade Store for information on the launch for amazon.co.uk customers

Germany Handmade Store for information on the launch for amazon.de customers

France Handmade Store for information on the launch for amazon.fr customers

Italy Handmade Store for information on the launch for amazon.it customers

Spain Handmade Store for information on the launch for amazon.es customers


HIGHLIGHTS

Artisans are invited to sell their unique, handcrafted goods to our hundreds of millions of customers worldwide. Specially created Artisan Profile pages tell customers the story of their craft.

Watch the videos that tell the story of two Handmade Artisan craft shops"Chanti Doors" and " Lilian Urquieta"

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