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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?

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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

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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

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Featured Indie Designer – Crossbones Couture

This holiday shopping season, be sure to check out the clothing and accessories chock full of attitude at Crossbones Couture and Crossbones Collateral.

Your Name: Brooke Age: 28 Hometown: Wheaton, IL (Suburb of Chicago) Current Location: Schaumburg, IL

How did your interest in fashion begin? Actually, my interest in fashion stems from being pretty anti-social

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Featured Indie Designer – Devil and Mouse

A chat with the cute and evil creator of Devil and Mouse jewelry!

Your Name: Kim Age: 31 Hometown: Los Angeles, CA Current Location: Los Angeles, CA How did your interest in jewelry making and painting begin? The painting part comes from my art background. I had never made jewelry before and always wanted to

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Featured Indie Designer – Poisoned Creations

Meet the tattooed mommy behind the rockin’ accessories and bad-ass kid stuff at Poisoned Creations!

Your Name: Kim Age: 26 Hometown: Los Angeles, CA Current Location: Dallas, TX

How did your interest in crafting begin? I started sewing things for my daughter and nephews, and it just grew from that. Reading different tutorials have also

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Featured Indie Designer – DaddysGirl

Go check out the rockin’ gear by Liane of DaddysGirl Streetwear! (But first read her interview…)

Your Name: Liane Marguerite Age: 37 Hometown: Calgary, Alberta, Canada Current Location: Strathmore, Alberta, Canada (just outside Calgary)

How did your interest in fashion begin? Before I was born my mom was a professional dressmaker. When I

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Featured Indie Designer – Indiscretion

Meet Mara, the one of a kind, turquoise obsessed, fabric addicted lady behind the unique boutiques: Indiscretion and Haute Indiscretion!

Your Name: Mara Franklin Age: My age is “optional”…. Hometown: Skokie, Il. Current Location: Albuquerque, NM

How did your interest in fashion begin? My mom used to make every single costume for us (my brother,

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Featured Indie Designer – Zombie Kitten

Rockabilly cuteness by Shelley of Zombie Kitten!

Your Name: Shelley Smatana Age: 32 Hometown: Houston, TX Current Location: Los Angeles, CA

How did your interest in fashion begin? Subcultures were what got me into fashion. I love youth uprisings that have their own politics, fashion and music and their opposition to the values of the

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Featured Indie Designer – bunnymassacre

This week’s feature is on the unique clothing by UK designer Bunny Massacre!

Your Name: Celeste Cook Hometown: Bromley (the most southerly suburb of London & widely believed to be the birthplace of Punk!) Current Location: Southend on Sea (Essex). It’s a cool town.

How did your interest in fashion begin? In the womb I

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