If you are looking to buy cool handmade items from the Keystone State, this site is the place to check out! Handmade in PA is the brainchild of Tara Gentile, a lifelong lover of all things handmade, and a Pennsylvanian, born & raised. Since the birth of her daughter, she has been involved in craft business promotion and supporting the handmade movement in Pennsylvania.
Tara has adeptly has pulled together artisans from all over PA in just a few weeks, and provides a venue for discovering what this state has to offer. She is making is easier to buy handmade, and buy local.
Update: Tara has gone on to start her own creative empire! Handmade in PA was gracefully transferred to the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen, and has since added an Etsy Street Team–TeamHiP–of which I am member.