Welcome to my blog. I work full time and creating is my sanity. I like to use many different mediums and was a finalist in the Fire Mountain Beading Contest in 2008. I am a passionate blogger, and a promoter of handmade goodness.

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Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Seven Stripes Wednesday Wishlist

seven stripe-y things for you to enjoy this week, all made by Australian Artisans selling their handmade wares on Etsy - enjoy :)

hello sailor scarf by savagekitten

Sweet on Stripes - Kokeshi Dolls in monochrome - TtV Photo Print by HeyHarriet

Butchers Bag - blue and white striped tote bag with bow by LaurenAndTheLostBoys

winter stripe top by maeadpearl25

Pirate Girl Choker by kittycatblack

EBONY AND IVORY- big bold oversized handmade cocktail ring - 1.8 inch - GLASS by StudioLeanne

Waist Cincher Red and White Thick Stripe Lace Up Size Small by thelittleorchard


  1. This is awesome! I'm totally smitten with all these stripes! Many thanks for including my photo on your gorgeous blog!

  2. Thank you for taking the time to include my cocktail ring in your amazing blog! :)

  3. wow! I totally love the pirate girl necklace! so going to that store now to heart and browse.

  4. My fav colour combo - loving it. That pirate necklace is so cool

  5. I could definitely use a waist cincher right about now. What a great idea! Super cute.