Shop Local, Shop Small, Shop Handmade

On this, the blackest of Fridays, please remember to support small businesses.  I like Walmart as much as the next gal.  Especially the next poor gal!  But I love small businesses and appreciate them.  Please show the love today and throughout the year.  Go to that small shop in your town you’ve been wanting to […]

Fabulous and funky: hand-painted sneakers

One thing I like about being a seller on Etsy is getting to know other sellers.  I am pleased and honored to introduce you to a seller I recently came across, Lori Felt of SneakersR HeartFelt. Lori has started a sneaker revolution!  She started designing and hand painting sneakers for her daughter’s sorority house and […]

heart doll

I had fun with this doll: the applique felt heart, the fancy shoes, the floral pattern.  Also, the hair bow was fun to make.  Fun, fun, fun! Related articles Paper Heart (glorialana.wordpress.com) Next creative project- a DOLL (joymommy.wordpress.com) Challenge: Paper Doll (coasttocoastcentral.com)

black and red roll

I love limiting the colors.  I’m thinking about a holiday line: Valentine’s doll, Halloween doll, etc.  What do you think?  🙂 Related articles Top 10 Pantone Fashionable Color Trends For Fall 2013! Featuring Samba (harmonysrainbow.wordpress.com) Let’s Just Get to Fall Already (kedavidson30.wordpress.com) Who’s ready for Halloween? (amyzingeventplanning.wordpress.com)