How Etsy Creators Are Reinventing The Art of Mapping (Photo Gallery)

There are talented people out there! I fell into the Etsy endless browsing trap again lately, searching for the “map” keyword. Far from the mapping abuse the Business Insider accurately denounced, Etsy crafters, artists and do-it-yourselfer are reinventing the art of mapping through everyday items. Carrying maps on a watch or a bow tie, decorating home walls with maps, walking on floor maps in your room or wearing maps as pieces of jewelry has now been made possible. Most creations are customizable with your favorite city or hometown map.

Bicycle Map Clocks (by 1byliz)

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Fingerprints Map Paintings (by Nicolas Jolly)

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Topographical Bow Tie (by Cyberoptix)

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World Fob watch (by Beataren)

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Learn the neighborhood geography with… a customized carpet! (by Boardstiff)

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Imaginative Maps (by KeepCreating)

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Parisian Cushion (by Saltlabs)

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 DIY Travel Map Kit (by EcoMonster)

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Customized Card (by ShopDesignFixation)

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Latitude Longitude Bracelet (by Clair Ashley)

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An other one (by AfterImage)

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 and one last (by CarvedProduct)

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Typo Maps (by JoeB)

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Antique Necklace (by MoonGardenDesigns)

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 World Bracelet (by JezebelCharms)

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Artistic Collage (by Selflesh)

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Silk Scarf (by ImageDiary)

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Digital Art (by MalachiWard)

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Map Collage (by StudioFlowerPower)

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Laser Cut Maps (by CollectedEdition)

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Want to get more mapping inspiration? Visit the famous F*** Yeah Maps Tumblr or this great Pinterest collection for your next crafting project.