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Fashion

Having to do with clothing and style: even sewing and textile design.

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Favorite Artists of Etsy Spring 2011

These artists inspire me to keep creating and occasionally, fondle my empty wallet. The collection today is beautiful and poetic, they complement each …

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Kanzashi Flowers

…or as I like to call them, geisha hair things! I’ll have to update this again with the final result, but I did what I had in my head, and I got it out in demo form. I’ll give a show in a few days? Then, you’ll see why I think I should have made them even smaller! (Which I ended up cutting the square down…

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Making LED Lights for Paper Lanterns

So, realizing that renting equipment, especially lighting for the wedding would be expensive. I am a big fan of paper lanterns… hey who didn’t have one in their dorm room? (Don’t answer that). Naturally! I think paper lanterns are just a fab-u-lous idea for anyone on a budget… plus. It will allow me to sneak in the red that I will not be wearing (as of yet) to my own wedding. :)

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Picnic in the Park, while making Pearl necklace

Just sharing a quick photo of the black pearls that Chester got me to make a huge, long, necklace for the wedding coming up in October. “Something old, something new, something borrowed, something…. Make it yourself!” That’s what I say.

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Experimenting with new Fabric

It seems silly, I know, but I just like to keep my hands busy! So, this is the first of its kind that I have ever made before.