Being cooped up inside because of the cold weather can sometimes leave extra time for online shopping. If you want something unique or handmade, a good place to start is etsy.com. This site offers tons of trinkets and treasures to satisfy almost any style. Here's a quick peek at sellers with Seattle-specific shoppers in mind.
UrbanFootprintDesign: Offers a wide range of unique typographic maps to spruce up bland walls. The design team created an awesome map of Seattle using the names of the city's various neighborhoods.
PosterPop: You've probably seen those "keep calm" posters inspired by the British monarchy around touting everything from cupcakes to celebrities. This poster printer created one especially for the stressed Seattlite - "Keep Calm and Love Seattle."
matthewporterart: This artist took a creative, Japanese-inspired spin on the downtown Seattle scene. Dubbed, "Space Needle Monkey vs. Cat," the artist depicts the two critters fighting over the needle as a ninja audience looks on.
ExLiberisJournals: These word nerds found an awesome way to upcycle old, discarded books - turn them into art.
sweetlum: Your friends will comment on your fashion-forward style (and your keen appreciation of geography) with this unique necklace depicting a map of Seattle.
SouthCityPress: Getting married? Why not show your love for your sweetie AND your city with these one-of-a-kind Seattle save-the-dates/invitations. Why stop there? Go ahead and grab yourself a Seattle Seahawks wedding garter, too, made by sugarplumgarters.
JasminsTreasures: Keep fido (or fluffy) warm with this Hawks-inspired pet cape. You know you want to.