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My NEW LINE!

I set a goal last month to list 10 new items in my shop in the first week of March. I’ve thought a lot about how I want to proceed with my shop, and decided several things. 1: I love … Continue reading

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Etsy Crush: Umbrellas

It’s been drizzly here in Austin, Texas, and that has me thinking about umbrellas! Normally I actually don’t use an umbrella myself – I like to feel the rain But I do like umbrellas in and of themselves. They have … Continue reading

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Etsy Crush: Snowflakes

Happy Winter! Yes, today is the first day of winter! And it’s 85 in Austin, Texas. Only 4 days until Christmas, and wouldn’t it be nice if it were dusted with gorgeous snow? In such hopes, I dedicate this week’s … Continue reading

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The Homemade Stigma

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of homemade gifts? Maybe your first thought is kitschy. I remember the silly tie I made my dad at age 6, the terrible vest my grandmother made me that … Continue reading

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Etsy Finds: Anniversary

(photo by Our City Lights) Today’s Etsy Finds are dedicated to celebrating the first year with my husband I have to start off with this amazing t-shirt by pinkvelvetpress (Alex totally needs this): Since the first anniversary gift is traditionally … Continue reading

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Etsy Finds: Greeting Cards

I searched Etsy high and low to find some awesome greeting cards! I love all of these for separate reasons I love this Thank You Card by finedaypress for its simple beauty. I love these Woohoo Greeting Cards by IttyBittyPress … Continue reading

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Etsy Finds: Rings

Alex has been telling me for a while now that he’s more than happy to buy me jewelry to replace the cheap stuff I’ve always had. (Yes, I’m the stingy one in this relationship!) We actually bought our wedding rings … Continue reading

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Etsy Finds: Stormtroopers

In honor of Star Wars Day (“May the Fourth be with you,” in case you hadn’t heard XP), I am dedicating an Etsy finds post to stormtroopers. I know they are used for evil purposes in Episodes IV-VI, but for … Continue reading

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Etsy Finds: My Kind of Spring

Just of a few of my recent favorites for you… (click the image to go to the listing) Framed Oval Pendant Necklace No. 5 by shagpile cacti in a repurposed clear stiletto heel by giddyspinster Delicate Woodland Gold Leather Cuff … Continue reading

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