Archive for January, 2015

National Inspire Your Heart with Art Day
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National Inspire Your Heart with Art Day

Art can mean so many different things to different people, but one thing it should do is inspire emotion!  In honor of this, I wish you a Happy National Inspire Your Heart with Art Day! From Bo’s Fiber Art comes this stunning mixed media piece titled The Wild Rose.  There is something so special about […]

Sapphire blue crystal and sterling silver fitted bracelet

Sapphire blue crystal and sterling silver fitted bracelet

This sparkling blue bracelet features light and medium sapphire Swarovski crystals, sterling silver spacers, and sterling silver curved tube beads. It is meant to fit snugly on the wrist and closes with a sterling silver lobster claw clasp. Additional colors are available in my Etsy shop! Product URL: https://www.etsy.com/listing/20828912

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Handmade Summer clutch Bridal Party Wedding Clutch Purse

Handmade Summer clutch Bridal Party Wedding Clutch Purse

handmade clutch is made from two placemats, the inner one is cream satiny stripes and the outer one has soutache trim flowers on them. I had sewn them together, trimmed out with ivory Venice/Venise lace, Rhinestone Flowers and Rhinestones. Because those are placemats the inside is very clean in the finish. I added a magnetic […]

Posted in: Bags and Purses
Hand Dyed Yarn – Romantic Nature – Superwash Merino Wool, 4 ply Fingering/Sock Yarn 100gr

Hand Dyed Yarn – Romantic Nature – Superwash Merino Wool, 4 ply Fingering/Sock Yarn 100gr

Super soft merino wool, high quality, great stitch definition and hand dyed with professional acid dyes. – 100% Superwash Merino Wool – Approx. 400 meters/100 grams – Fingering/Sock Weight yarn – Colors: Beige with very subtil pinkish tones and light gray. I used a technique that uses the different colours all over the skeins. The […]

Infinity Scarf

Infinity Scarf

Warm and Cosy Grey Hand-Crocheted Infinity Scarf. Find on ETSY! -Burkart Deisgns Product URL: https://www.etsy.com/listing/219967633

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Silver Love Bangle Bracelet Set, Silver Pink, Pink Quartz, Pink gemstone, Heart Jewelry, Love Jewelry, Gift for her, Bangles, Valentines Day
By January 29, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Silver Love Bangle Bracelet Set, Silver Pink, Pink Quartz, Pink gemstone, Heart Jewelry, Love Jewelry, Gift for her, Bangles, Valentines Day

Product URL: https://www.etsy.com/listing/193715121/silver-love-bangle-bracelet-set-silver?ref=shop_home_active_3

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Peacock blue green crystal teardrop earrings

Peacock blue green crystal teardrop earrings

These peacock colored earrings are simply dazzling! Each bermuda blue Swarovski crystal teardrop pendant sparkles beautifully in rich shades of green and blue. The pendants are attached to sterling silver fishhook earwires with sterling silver ice pick bails. These modern dangle earrings would be a lovely addition to any wardrobe. Product URL: https://www.etsy.com/listing/220336739

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Sterling Silver Hand Stamped MOMMY Necklace
By January 29, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Sterling Silver Hand Stamped MOMMY Necklace

Sterling Silver 925 Hand Stamped Necklace for Mom or Grandma. Makes a beautiful gift she will cherish forever! The smaller disc measures ¾ of an inch and is stamped with the name of your choice to a maximum of 8 letters. The larger disc measures 1 inch and is stamped with the name of your […]

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Wedding Bouquet Memorial Photo Charm Holy Cross Silver Crystal Gems Pearls Tibetan Beads – Free SHIPPING

Wedding Bouquet Memorial Photo Charm Holy Cross Silver Crystal Gems Pearls Tibetan Beads – Free SHIPPING

Adding a wedding bouquet memorial photo charm to your bouquet is the perfect way to include someone you love in your perfect day….even if only in spirit. This entire piece measures approximately 8″ (from closure to bottom of cross). This charm comes with a handmade metal silver wire ring that can be hung around a […]

Posted in: Weddings
Hand Dyed Yarn – Salmon – Superwash Merino Wool, 4 ply Fingering/Sock Weight Yarn 100gr

Hand Dyed Yarn – Salmon – Superwash Merino Wool, 4 ply Fingering/Sock Weight Yarn 100gr

uper soft and fluffy merino wool, high quality, great stitch definition and hand dyed with professional acid dyes. – 100% Superwash Merino Wool – Approx. 400 meters/100 grams – Fingering/Sock Weight yarn – Colors: Variation of salmon colour, from darker to lighter with orange and pinkish undertones. This is a superwash yarn but I only […]

Crochet Slouchy Beanie in Black and Green
By January 29, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Crochet Slouchy Beanie in Black and Green

I’ve sold hundreds of affordable, acrylic crochet beanies to happy customers, now I’m seeking happy customers on Etsy! This style of hat is popular among people with dreadlocks and style-conscious young people. One of my teen customers calls it “poofy.” More colors coming soon. Contact me and I’ll do my best to find your colors […]

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Infinity Scarf

Infinity Scarf

Hand-Crochet Infinity Scarf in Grey. Product URL: https://www.etsy.com/listing/219967633/

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Your Customers are Watching You
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Your Customers are Watching You

If you will indulge me for a minute to stand on my soapbox and send out a gentle reminder that your past, current and potential customers are watching you so be wise in what you post…. I was recently messaged through the Its Better Handmade Facebook group by a woman that is not an artist […]

Handmade Supply Shabby Chic Handmade Flower Cottage Chic Venice Lace Ribbon Rhinestones

Handmade Supply Shabby Chic Handmade Flower Cottage Chic Venice Lace Ribbon Rhinestones

Handmade Supply of a Large Shabby Chic Flower Design handmade by Myeuropeantouch. Venice Lace in Ivory, 4 layers of White Grosgrain Ribbon and a round Rhinestone Button, all backed up on a clean white felt round. You can use it in your shabby chic project, use it as a pin, brooch, Hair accessory, so many […]

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Hand Dyed Yarn – Grapes and Wine – 100% Merino Superwash – 4 ply DK 100gr

Hand Dyed Yarn – Grapes and Wine – 100% Merino Superwash – 4 ply DK 100gr

Product URL: https://www.etsy.com/listing/217814373/hand-dyed-yarn-grapes-and-wine-100?ref=shop_home_active_3

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Wedding Bouquet Memorial Photo Charm Holy Cross Silver Filigree Iridescent Crystal Gems Pearls Tibetan Beads – Free SHIPPING

Wedding Bouquet Memorial Photo Charm Holy Cross Silver Filigree Iridescent Crystal Gems Pearls Tibetan Beads – Free SHIPPING

Adding a wedding bouquet memorial photo charm to your bouquet is the perfect way to include someone you love in your perfect day….even if only in spirit. This entire piece measures approximately 6.25″ (from closure to bottom of cross). This charm comes with a handmade metal silver wire ring that can be hung around a […]

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Wood Letters, Nursery Letters, Nursery, Baby Nursery Decor
By January 28, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Wood Letters, Nursery Letters, Nursery, Baby Nursery Decor

Pretty shabby-chic wooden hanging name. I used small letters (2″) to create the name ‘Krista’ stacked on the main first initial. Wood is painted copper and then I used soft shades of teal, creme and brown papers, but you can choose any name, with any color combination. Product URL: https://www.etsy.com/listing/219991046/wood-letters-nursery-letters-nursery?ref=shop_home_feat_2

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Dragonfly Trailer Hitch Receiver Cover
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Dragonfly Trailer Hitch Receiver Cover

This beautiful dragonfly trailer hitch cover has a copper patina over the entire piece including the hitch blank. We then went back in with a torch patina to add the gorgeous blue, red, purple and sometimes green accents and a clear coat to seal the deal making it weather resistant. This piece catches the light […]

Posted in: Metal Craft
Wedding Creations!
By January 28, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Wedding Creations!

I know there is still snow on the ground for many, but for those blushing spring brides, planning is in full swing!  Why do what everyone else is doing when you can have some amazing handmade treasures that make your day as special as you are? From Plaquetastic comes this darling idea!  You get to […]

Hand Dyed Yarn -Fire Red – Superwash Merino Wool, 4 ply Fingering/Sock Weight Yarn 100gr

Hand Dyed Yarn -Fire Red – Superwash Merino Wool, 4 ply Fingering/Sock Weight Yarn 100gr

Product URL: https://www.etsy.com/listing/212868991/hand-dyed-yarn-fire-red-superwash-merino?ref=shop_home_active_2

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Mosaic Wall Cross, Abstract Floral Design, “Dance”, Iridescent + Textured Stained Glass, Handmade Mosaic 12″ x 8″

Mosaic Wall Cross, Abstract Floral Design, “Dance”, Iridescent + Textured Stained Glass, Handmade Mosaic 12″ x 8″

Mosaic Wall Cross, Abstract Floral Design, “Dance”, Iridescent + Textured Stained Glass, Handmade Mosaic 12″ x 8″ Each piece is unique and made with individually hand cut pieces of stained glass. The stained glass pieces are carefully cut and put into place by me, one-by-one. Once completed, the entire piece is then grouted, cured for […]

Posted in: Mosaic
Release Your Creativity Shirt

Release Your Creativity Shirt

A fun, intricate design that shows you’re not afraid to let your creative side out! Show your friends the power of your creativity and show the world your artistic side. Or show your support for your artistic friends by wearing this unique design! This design was inspired by the idea of not being afraid to […]

Posted in: Clothing
Cake Servers featuring Lampwork Glass beads
By January 27, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Cake Servers featuring Lampwork Glass beads

This Stainless Steel Cake Server features Artisan Lampwork Glass beads and sweet, silver, daisy spacers Choose between graduating shades of mauve and pink transparent glass with a captured bubble design. Or opaque pink with transparent aqua and emerald raised dots.. These would make a great gift for: Weddings, Engagements, Mothers Day, House warming. Birthdays or […]

Posted in: Housewares
Ombre Wall Mirror

Ombre Wall Mirror

Colorful oval mosaic wall mirror featuring an ombre pattern. Colors range from lime green to deep purple. Fun for a whimsical bathroom, colorful nursery, or any room in your home where a unique pop of color is needed! Please note: This is a made to order item. Please allow 2 -3 weeks for your handmade […]

Posted in: Mosaic
Hand Dyed Yarn – Dark Emerald – Green – Merino & Mulberry Silk – 4 ply Fingering Weight Yarn 100gr

Hand Dyed Yarn – Dark Emerald – Green – Merino & Mulberry Silk – 4 ply Fingering Weight Yarn 100gr

New Super soft and shiny merino/silk yarn hand dyed with professional acid dyes. – 75% Merino 25% Mulberry Silk – Approx. 400 meters/100 grams – 4 ply Fingering Weight yarn – Colors: Dark emerald green, semi-solid colour with some darker greens. These photos don’t do justice to the beautiful shining colour…The close up ones are […]

Wedding Bouquet Memorial Photo Charm Holy Cross Silver Heart Crystal Gems Pearls Tibetan Beads – Free SHIPPING

Wedding Bouquet Memorial Photo Charm Holy Cross Silver Heart Crystal Gems Pearls Tibetan Beads – Free SHIPPING

Adding a wedding bouquet memorial photo charm to your bouquet is the perfect way to include someone you love in your perfect day….even if only in spirit. This entire piece measures approximately 6.75″ (from closure to bottom of cross). This charm comes with a handmade metal silver wire ring that can be hung around a […]

Posted in: Weddings
Jester Party Hat Hair Clip
By January 27, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

Jester Party Hat Hair Clip

Mardi Gras Jester Hat Hair Clip. Black, Green and Yellow. Alligator Clip with no slip grip Product URL: https://www.etsy.com/listing/219228863/girl-hair-clip-toddler-hairclip-barrette?ref=shop_home_active_5

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