Monthly Archives: July 2009

I was a Front Page virgin…

Until this incredible weekend – wherein I was on Etsy’s Front Page twice in a row! There was an Admin pick – very flattering to be chosen! and this lovely treasury, created by the fantastic Ms Nicky of VintagePrincipessa what … Continue reading

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The Value of Buying Handmade: PERSONality

While reading through Etsy’s forums today, I came across this great article: http://whiteplumstudio.blogspot.com/2009/07/real-cost-of-buying-handmade.html It talks about the real cost of buying handmade, and makes some excellent points. It really resonated with me. I have been questioned at times (even by … Continue reading

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Product Review: Shea Butter Bars by NewEarthSoaps

Delicious! This is how you will feel after using one of Karen’s special home-made formulation Shea Butter Bars. These little parcels of heaven are made from Shea Butter, Beeswax, Calendula infused Olive Oil, Jojoba Oil and just a touch of … Continue reading

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Christmas in July…

… what does it mean to you? To me, it means visions of holidays, family and fun. At a time where the real christmas is so so far away, it’s a fun excuse to celebrate – do something silly or … Continue reading

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Down Under Street Team

Just a quick blog update – have any of you, my lovely and creative followers, heard about the Down Under Street Team? We are a team of etsy artists from Australia, dedicated to handmade, vintage and quality handmade supplies. We … Continue reading

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