DIY Halloween – Handmade Costumes for Kids

So of course, I'm checking out Martha Stewart this morning and she has an entire spread on handmade kids costumes.  They're absolutely adorable!! I'm in love with the butterfly, lambs and woodland creatures. Since she's awesome, Martha includes easy plans for making the costumes featured on her site.  Most can be made from everyday items … Continue reading DIY Halloween – Handmade Costumes for Kids

Fall Fashion Trend – Faux Fur

Looking through pictures of Fashion Week today, I'm noticing a huge emphasis on fur.  I'm not a big fan of real fur at all.  The good news is that some designers are not only fashion forward, they also have a cruelty free conscience.  Seeing this trend able to carry through Fall and Winter, I'm willing … Continue reading Fall Fashion Trend – Faux Fur


For those of you haven't heard of it, Cargoh is a curated venue for artists and designers.  They have pretty straight forward guidelines - pretty pictures and a fabulous design aesthetic.  The result is a stunning group of handmade work. Not only is Cargoh a marketplace, it's heavily tied into Social Media.  You can log … Continue reading Cargoh

my latest treasury

'leaves of grass' by blackcatcraft poetry. BOGO Sale Dream gra... YuliaKazansky $15 Green Grass Perfume wyldeivy $15 tall grass pillow pillowhappy $75 Black Cat in Grass ... pinkbathtub $9 Grass Journal robayre $10.5 Bike In Grass - Goc... twoguitars $3 Beach Grass Color P... starfallphotog... $20 Photographic Coaste... tansyandco $30 Green grass cuff SueGregor $53 … Continue reading my latest treasury

Fall/Winter 2010/2011 Color Palette Renaissance – Etsy Style

As part of a continuing series I'm focusing on the color trends from Fashion Snoop for Fall/Winter/2010/2011. In my last post I discussed the "Hitchcock" palette - lots of gorgeous neutrals. Today I present you with their other palette, Renaissance.  According the Fashion Snoop this color palette and key items represent the translation of "combating … Continue reading Fall/Winter 2010/2011 Color Palette Renaissance – Etsy Style

Terrific Tuesday – Etsy Finds and Faves

Here it is Tuesday and I'm home sick with a bug.  But that won't stop me from posting some fabulous Etsy finds!  I've decided today to focus on Etsy clothing designers.  It amazes me what great wearable treasures you can find on Etsy.  Enjoy!