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All those perks at Etsy—like a $40 million office, yoga, and weaving looms—may be its undoing

Oliver Staley
All those perks at Etsy—like a $40 million office, yoga, and weaving looms—may be its undoing

Etsy, the online marketplace for handcrafted items, offers its employees amenities like yoga and crafting classes, catered meals twice a week, and a “community loom” for weaving projects in its offices in Brooklyn, which was renovated for $40 million and features irrigated walls to grow plants, and an ambitious composting program, according to Bloomberg Businessweek.…