Archive for the 'making things' Category

little chalets

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

just printed some chalet appliques for a new skirt (coming soon!)

swatch bundle bonanza!

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

just listed 54 swatch bundles in my etsy shop here! each bundle is approximately 1 sq. yd. i end up with a lot of fabric swatch odds and ends from making skirts. these swatch bundles feature sample prints, test ink colors, test dye colors, test fabrics, leftover pieces from print runs and dye lots, prints […]

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 […]