We know it’s unusual — and annoying — to start talking about the holidays in mid-October.
But we think you’ll want the extra time to make sure your holiday purchases arrive in time … especially if you’re ordering internationally from the US. … Read More 10 Good Reasons to Shop Online Early for the Holidays in 2020
On October 13, 2020, the World Trade Organization gave the European Union permission to impose tariffs on up to $4 billion worth of American products. For Walnut Studiolo customers in Europe, this could mean certain items will be more expensive after the Nov 3 election. … Read More How European Tariffs Could Impact Our American-Made Goods
We are delighted to introduce our 2nd new shop assistant of the year, Best the retired stud cat.… Read More Meet Best, Our 2nd Shop Cat
Every effort we can take, no matter how small, is worthy in trying to tackle the biggest challenge of our generation: Climate Change. We think about sustainability in everything we do. In this post, we’ll go through some of the efforts we’re taking to be an eco-friendly small business you can be proud to work with.… Read More Eco friendly and carbon-neutral shopping: showcasing our sustainability efforts
Children in the USA are not getting enough to eat and we want to help. Together with our family, we designed a bandana that can be used as a no-sew mask to raise funds to end child hunger for No Kid Hungry. … Read More “No Kid Hungry” Limited Edition Fundraiser Bandana
UPDATED 8/4/20. The COVID-19 pandemic is creating big changes everywhere we look. We want to help. Here’s how we’re doing our part, plus some thoughtful hopes for the future.… Read More A Note from Walnut on COVID-19 and the National Emergency
We’re all under COVID-19 lockdown together! Here are our best maker projects and quarantine activities ideas that we’re doing to keep from going stir-crazy (other than streaming television!)… Read More 23 Ideas to Keep Yourself Occupied During the COVID-19 Crisis
We’re taking extra-tender care of all your gifts during the COVID crisis.… Read More Free Gift Wrap During the COVID-19 Crisis
We are delighted to introduce our new shop assistant, Tanuki the Siberian kitten.… Read More Meet Tanuki, Our New Shop Kitten
How can we survive making crafts into the future? And is there any point to making crafts when machines and factories are so good, so prevalent, and make goods so affordably?
In this post, we’re going to meditate a little on the value of craft and craftsmanship, and the future as we see it.
… Read More Meditations on the survival of craftsmanship