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Indie Designer Spotlight: On Cupcake Moon

The handmade gods must be happy with me lately, because I won TWO handmade giveaways in the past month!

A few weeks ago, I won this super cute skull n cupcakes apron from Deb of On Cupcake Moon.

Doesn’t that just make you want to go bake some tasty cupcakes?


Scam alert!

Heads up to customers and fellow sellers, there is yet another scam site stealing photos and listings from Etsy sellers. The scam site is:

As a reminder, I only sell through my personal website ( and my etsy shop (

If you ever see any of my items for sale on


Loft 415 Clothing

A few weeks ago I snagged 3 awesome tops from the awesomely talented Hope of Loft 415. If her shop looks familiar but the name doesn’t ring a bell, she used to go by Label of Hope.

I’ve been a fan of Hope since her Ebay days, and one of the things I’ve always admired


StitchCrafty4U Review and The Cup Cozy Debate

I thought I never had much use for a cup cozy- I like my hot drinks to scald my mouth AND my hands.

And then one frigid January day I was trying to enjoy an equally frigid smoothie, and I realized I was shivering from having to hold the freezing cold glass in my bare


Boo! Jewelry!

I’ve been itching to put together some new jewelry designs for a while now, and I finally found some time to do it! Since Halloween was right around the corner, I went with a black and orange theme.

This skull is my favorite. The jawbone is connected to the skull


Bad Ass Birdies

My friend Kylie over at Fabulously Fierce had a super fun contest recently- entrants had to come up with a caption for an embroidered t-shirt design.

And let’s get straight to the point, friends. I WON! *celebratory pelvic thrusts and fist pumps* (Pelvic thrusts and fist pumps are not done simultaneously, of course, that could


Handmade Showcase: Red Hot

Most of the country is experiencing a heatwave of immensely sweaty proportions (it’s so humid here, our air conditioning is causing our windows to drip with condensation), so I decided to fight fire with fire with this red hot handmade showcase!

Punk Rock Octo-plushie by jaynedanger


Dark Faerie Red Black Nurse TuTu


Handmade Showcase: Let’s Have a Picnic

The grass is green, the leaves are out, and the sun is shining! It’s picnic time! Bust out the grill and the hamburger buns!

Or you can sit back and relax, and have a picnic vicariously through these handmade goods!

Grill. 24×24. by JuliePothJacobson


Hot Dog Necklace by drtyawsm


Handmade Showcase: A pirate! Horror!

A handmade pirate, no less! Here’s a selection of Pirate-y handmade goods that’ll make you say, “ARRRRRRRR!”

Just in time for the new Pirates of the Caribbean movie!

MERMAID PINUP Posable Paper Doll by illustratedink


Marauder Custom Corset Top by aNGrYGiRLGear


Black Velvet Mini


Handmade Showcase: Double Rainbow

Two sets of handmade rainbow deliciousness, because double rainbows are always better.

by kalliopekreates

by TakeTwoSkateShop

by Maraleopard