Archive for 2012

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 […]

super sample sale!

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

super sample sale in my etsy shop right now! lots of styles & sizes 40-50% off and ready to ship. take a peek here:  

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!


Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

i love bandanas. i wear them all the time, especially when it’s sunny (which is most of the time) so my part doesn’t get sunburnt when my hair is in braids (which is most of the time). i have them in lots of colors and patterns to match every occasion, from cuddling bunnies to pulling parts […]

new stuff and a weekend long discount!

Friday, September 14th, 2012

just finished adding new goodies to my website! these two new screen printed skirts are 20% off the regular price all weekend! discount ends sunday 9/16 at midnight. bandana skirt gretel skirt and a couple of limited edition skirts with lovely autumn florals yellow rose skirt candy corn skirt didn’t realize how much this one […]

bavarian bangles

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

a fast-n-fun variation of good ol’ tape roll bracelets, with an alpine twist! a great way to use up leftover scraps of cute woven trim and whip up some oktoberfest-y accessories. you will need: empty tape rolls woven trim felt baby ric rac (optional) glue gun scissors tape needle & thread the tape rolls were a little […]

a couple of things

Monday, August 20th, 2012

hi there! i haven’t done much thrifting this summer, but i did stop by a shop near the dentist as my reward after getting a couple of fillings replaced. i found this amazing hand woven wall hanging while the novocaine wore off… i love it! it’s pretty big, 32″x42″. there was another piece by the same person but […]

fabric spotting

Friday, June 29th, 2012

pretty excited to see this piece of fabric on etsy. love the crazy colorway! it’s the same print as this one from a quilt my mother made for me when i was little.


Saturday, June 16th, 2012

i’ve had this wooden box from mexico for many years, it’s in my workroom so i look at it alot. the design is made in some kind of thick paint/plaster, it’s brittle and every once in a while another little piece chips off. i always think, wouldn’t that make some kind of a cute print? […]