Archive for the 'making things' Category

makin’ swatch bundles

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

putting together LOTS of swatch bundles (40+) today, hoping to get them up in my etsy shop tomorrow! (update- got about half way through then sidetracked, finishing them up this weekend)

new skirts (and a weekend long discount!)

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Both new screen printed skirts are 20% off the regular price all weekend! Debut Discount ends midnight (PST) Sunday 9/29 Sweetheart Skirt over-dyed navy blue stripes paired with a fresh and sweet folkloric border Pocketful of Posies Skirt patch pockets printed with graphic flowers, trimmed with coordinating mini pom pom fringe

mega ric rac dahlia pillows

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

have you seen that ‘mega’ ric rac? it’s gigantic! know what you can make with it? gigantic ric rac dahlias! i made a pair of gigantic ric rac dahlia pillows – here’s how… you will need: mega ric rac – large pillow is 13″ circle and uses approx. 8.5 yards, small pillow is 11″ circle […]

a few things around the house

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

 i made this little end table a few months ago. i guess i didn’t really ‘make’ it…maybe i ‘restyled’ it? (haha i’m a little tired of hearing reading that word on the internets, but i guess that’s what it is!) i took off the faux marble top and threw an upside-down bowl on it and painted […]

new skirts!

Friday, May 31st, 2013

polkadot poppies skirt black eyed susan skirt midnight rose skirt  

freshly printed poppies

Friday, May 24th, 2013

coming soon!

twisted ric rac

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

my friend timothy sent me this photo last year, he knows i am crazy about ric rac. thanks tim!!! here’s a close up… i had never seen it applied this way, but then i don’t get out much. maybe you have? i officially love it! just twist two pieces of ric rac together and it’s an […]

cat toy

Monday, December 24th, 2012

hey, did you know it’s christmas tomorrow? need a last minute gift for your cat? here is the easiest cat toy ever…well, maybe not as easy as a crumpled up piece of paper, but i don’t know if that would really be classified as a toy. “somebody” kept pilfering pom poms and pipe cleaners from my craft […]

new stuff!

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

lots of new stuff! cozy corduroy and woolly plaid skirts with appliques…limited edition! screen printed scarves! in the accessories section aprons! in the home goods section and i made the centers of the vintage villager linen tableclothes into dish cloths

black forest fun craft kit

Thursday, October 4th, 2012

put together these little craft kits for some holiday craftin’ fun! each kit has a black forest fun print panel, toadstool patch, a yard each of vintage woven trim, polkadot grosgrain ribbon, red ric rac and 3 dark red heart buttons. find them on my website here!