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Big ole box o’ labels

Big ole box o’ labels

I couldn’t believe a few weeks ago when I noticed that my supply of labels was running low, since that would mean that I’d run through over 300 product labels! I was like, “WHAAAT?!” I am a MACHINE, boys and …

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Dutch Tulips on the Etsy front page — YEA!

Dutch Tulips on the Etsy front page — YEA!

Dutch Tulips Pillow Cover and I, we love us some Etsy front page. Hooray!

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Blessings to the Bartizan 4200 portable imprinter

Blessings to the Bartizan 4200 portable imprinter


image from Addressograph

I got this little guy in time for Bazaar Bizarre / Maker Faire, and I love it soooo much more than the Bartizan 4850 tabletop imprinter I used to have! Not only is the Bartizan 4200

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Bazaar Bizarre / Maker Faire – all I imagined, and more!

Bazaar Bizarre / Maker Faire – all I imagined, and more!


My booth/table, Day 2

After all the excitement from preparing for and then tending my own booth as a Bazaar Bizarre craft vendor at Maker Faire this past weekend, I think I’m actually suffering from a little craft fair withdrawal! …

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So much happy!

So much happy!

I know that’s not grammatically correct. But that’s what I is! Sooooo much happy. Here are all the reasons I am happy today:

1) I had the honor of submitting a guest post to Etsy’s blog, The Storque, and it …

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Feelin’ the love at IndieSacramento

Feelin’ the love at IndieSacramento

The hubs and I were delighted by the number of friendly Sacramento residents that came out to brave the cold weather and rain to shop IndieSacramento‘s May Market in Fremont Park! We had a great time meeting neighborhood folks, …

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To have and to hold – my latest wedding ring pillow

To have and to hold – my latest wedding ring pillow

Have I mentioned that I love weddings? I’m excited enough as it is to see our new friends Rob and Elisa get married tomorrow in Berkeley, but I’m looking forward to it that much more because I had the privilege …

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Custom made thank you gifts for bridesmaids

Custom made thank you gifts for bridesmaids

I’m a sucka for weddings, so when a sweet-as-heck Brooklyn bride contacted me a couple of weeks ago about creating a set of six custom zipper pouches for her wedding day ladies in waiting, I batted not an eyelash before …

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A pillow to bolster your spirits

A pillow to bolster your spirits

Pillows, like people, come in all shapes and sizes. Our shop’s got covers for square pillows, rectangular pillows and now…bolster pillows!

Bolster pillows are characterized by their long, cylindrical shape, and they happen to have HEAPS of …

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All your (Google) Base are belong to us, Part 1

All your (Google) Base are belong to us, Part 1

First, a tribute to the web phenomenon that inspired the title of this post:

Admittedly, I’m a late adopter of Google Base and have only recently uploaded my Etsy shop products to the free service. Part of my excuse is …

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