Monday, February 27, 2012

Here Kitty Kitty!

ACEO - Hugo The Cat



Acid-free, archival quality black pigment ink.
Drawn on white acid-free 140 lb bristol paper.
Adhered to white acid-free cardstock.

Signed and dated by artist Ruby Donnelly.

ACEO- Art Cards, Editions, and Originals. Miniature works of art, 3 1/2" x 2 1/2". (Just the size of a playing card)

*Original Design* NOT A PRINT

3 Easy to use, Kitty Toggle Clasp Sets with Cat Charm

This super cute combination features:

* 3 Cat charms - approx. 1/2" x 1/2"
* 3 Textured toggle circles - approx. 3/4" x 5/8"
* 3 Textured "tail" toggle ends - approx. 1/2" x 1/4"

* Silver toned metal (pewter?)
* Each set has 3 pieces

This listing is for a total of 9 pieces.

Toggle clasps are wonderfully easy to use!

Antique Copper Kitty Cat Chocolate Brown Glass Pearl Earrings

LOOK Necklace listed too. Beautiful Design. Top to bottom charm 1/2". Dark Chocolate Brown Glass Beads. Original price $10.00 shop discount $5.95.

Kitty cat - pink dottie

ere's another kitty. People love the scotties and have requested kitties - so here it is.This is so adorable and needs a new home. Small stuffed cat with ribbon. Makes a great stocking stuffer or package topper.

Measures 5" wide x 7" tall.

Pink with polka dots.

Kitty Toss Baby Quilt

This adorable quilt features fabrics from the "Kitty Cucumber" fabric line, with cute Victorian dressed kitty cats. The kittens are "tossed" across the quilt in-between pastel polka-dots. The borders are a pale pink and white polka-dot and a pale blue leaf pattern. All fabrics are 100% cotton. Backing is 100% cotton flannel, a pink and white stripe with flowers. Batting is 80/20 cotton/polyester batting. I quilted it with variegated pastel cotton thread and with white cotton thread in a free-hand meandering stipple stitch. 

Quilt measures approx. 45" x 53" -- an extra large baby size, that would also be perfect for a toddler. Machine wash, cold, gentle cycle, tumble dry low or line dry. From a smoke-free environment


Vintage Cat Brooch Set Pair of Two Kittens Black and Silver Tone

These vintage figural pins brooches are in the shape of two cats showing only their backs with their tails hanging down. One cat is silver tone metal. The other cat is covered with black enamel. 

Marks or signature: none

Condition: excellent

Size: 1 3/8" (3.5cm) tall

Pattern Panel for Kitty Cat

100% Cotton Panel just waiting for you to bring this cute little kitty to life. She is sitting pretty with a bow on her head and sweet dress with a vest! Sew her up for your own home decor, or for resale here on Etsy.

This panel has not been washed. You will need to furnish the fiberfill, optional button eyes and heavy thread for her whiskers. Complete, easy to read instructions are printed right on the panel. Finished Height of kitty is 24".

Wood Sign, Country Cottage Chic Home Decor, Humorous Wooden Cat, Feline Plaque, Quote Wisdom

A fun sign to bring a smile or two from your office desk or any room in your home. This piece would make a welcome gift for your favorite cat fancier and a great stocking stuffer. Shown in a soft bluish green.

Never hold a cat and a 
dustbuster at the same time

It is hand inked with an ivory cat painted in the background. This sign measures 5 1/2" by 5 1/2" and is ready to cheer you up. I'm here for questions.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

That Thing You Do Thursday!

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

New Etsy Finds, New Artists never featured

Lavender Glass Pearl and Silvertone Bead Bracelet and Fishhook Earrings Set

Bracelet and Earring set with 5/16-inch lavender glass beads and 5/16-inch long floral silver-tone beads.

8-inch long bracelet
Silver-tone fishhook earrings are 1-3/4" long

Flower brooch, fabric flower brooch

Diameter - 3.5" ( 9 cm)

Flower brooch/ hair pin/ clip/ hair tie available - you choose. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.

Small Cosmetic Gadget Pouch - Circle and Dots on white

Fully lined Small Pouch. May be used for various uses: gadget, cosmetic, medicine, pencils, keys, etc. Perfect for friends, family, and bridesmaids!

The exterior of the pouch features multi-color circles and dots. The lining is in a bright blue. Both exterior and lining are in cotton fabric.

The pouch is sturdy enough that it will hold its shape even when there is nothing in it.

7" wide x 4" tall x 3" deep

This pouch has been sprayed with scotchguard and was handmade in my pet & smoke free studio room. It will be shipped flat to reduce shipping costs.

Bracelet - Pink, Black, White Cane beads - SALE

I haven't named this beauty yet - but it is very pretty especially if you are an admirer of Cane Glass. The size of the tubes vary slightly as the coloring of the stripes. To compliment these lovely beads I've added black crystal rondelles, aqua swarovski rondelles, tibetan silver and tibetan silver daisy spacers.

All the beads have been strung on professional beading wire, sterling silver crimps and bead covers add an extra touch and give strength to the bracelet. As with all our jewelry - this bracelet has passed the 'strength stress test"

Clasp is a tibetan antique silver toggle clasp - with two lovely hand wired dangles.
Measurement: Bracelet measures 7 1/2 inches in length. As with all our jewelry we will custom size at no extra charge.

Yellow Swallowtail butterfly on Purple Coneflower--5X7 nature photography/art print

One of my favorite things about the flower garden is the wonderful butterflies it attracts. This yellow swallowtail seems to be enjoying! I love how you can clearly see the eyes and proboscis of the butterfly in this picture.

TITLE: Yellow Swallowtail feeding

Your print will be printed by a professional photo lab on archival pro fuji crystal clear photo paper. Your print will be scratch resistant & last for generations if stored properly and kept from direct sunlight. 

Simply Seeking Photography watermark will NOT appear on your finished product.

The photo has a matte finish and will be printed upon order. Print will be packaged with stiff board in a clear protective sleeve and in a protective mailer. Item will be shipped 5-7 business days after receipt of payment.

Machine Embroidered Lace (Love) Bookmarks (1 1/2" X 3 1/2") FREE SHIPPING

Homemade machine embroidery lace bookmarks (1 1/2" X 3 1/2") with the word Love. 

Perfect size to tuck in your "Thinking of You" card or letter to send to the special person in your life. 

Your choice of pink or blue.

Dark Brown Leather Cuff

Chic and colorful.

I wanted a cuff that could close without a snap. It took several prototypes to finally came up with the best design. There are two ways to close the ends and I am really liking it.

All leather with a cowhide lining, and a button in the center.
It's designed with a curve line to fit the wrist
100% hand stitched

Aprox. Dimensions: inches

-Circumference: 6" 
-Width: 2 "

Use Your Wings Original Mixed Media collage on canvas using acrylic, decorative papers, permanent ink, sewing and foreign stamps

Description: Original Mixed Media using shades of turquoise, pinks and greens. This piece is about self-reliance and believing you can do it. Piece includes my original poetry that reads: "Write your own songs to sing. When your bough shakes, use your wings."

Size: 14 x 11 x .75

Wire Twist Button Earrings

Two buttons joined with a unique wire-twist design. An original concept by Amanda.

Glass Coaster / Paperweight with tatting

This coaster is made with 4X4 pieces of glass encasing my favorite TATTED HEART LACE design composed of tiny flowers and vines. A contrasting piece of paper makes the lace show off nicely. A little butterfly is placed as though it is interested in the flowers of the design. The glass pieces are held together with copper tape.
Each design is a handmade, original piece. Please allow for natural variations.
In this coaster, the colors are: brown, green, red, and white.

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Colors of Spring

On Sale Knit baby Blanket, Knit baby Hat (yellow and cream)

Here is a hand knit baby blanket this is a crib blanket, with 2 colors of yarn, yellow and cream it looks like lemon sherbet! Will work for a boy or a girl.

I made a knit hat to match that will be included with the blanket. The hat measures 14 inches in diameter, un stretched, so it will fit about a 0-3 month old.

This hand made blanket, has a wonderful reversible pattern and is super soft.

Glass Lampwork Earring beads with purple flowers blue flowers pink rosebuds green leaves and light aqua blossoms

Handmade Lampwork Glass Earring beads with purple flowers, blue flowers, green vines and leaves, pink rosebuds, and pale aqua blossoms along the vine all on a medium pink base bead.

Measurement: 11mm hole to hole X 15mm in diameter, including flowers.

Made using 1/16" mandrels, they were immediately kiln annealed for strength and durability.

Shipments will be made within three days of cleared payment and handmade lampwork glass beads will be shipped in safe and secure packaging appropriate for glass items.

Toiletry Bag Cupcake Zipper Pouch Quilted Green Pink Bag

Enjoy cupcakes without the calories! This sweet toiletry bag is made with a fun cotton novelty print of colorful cupcakes on a lime green background. Hot pink fabric is used for the bottom of this zipper pouch and the zipper binding. The inside fabric is a darker shade of green with gold dots and swirls. Perfect for holding small items that tend to get lost in your purse, this cute zipper pouch is machine quilted with random curved lines, which give a pleasing texture to the bag. Cotton batting gives the toiletry bag stability and durability. Cupcake Ewesful Pouch measures 6 1/2" x 4" x 2". Machine wash and dry. Any shrinkage that occurs will enhance the quilting.

Cupcake Ewesful Pouch is can be used as a wallet or coin purse. Crafters will find this little pouch handy to hold sewing, quilting, or knitting notions. I keep one to use as a small cosmetic bag while I'm traveling. Jewelry, lipstick, and kleenex can be carried in your purse, and this cute pouch discreetly holds personal care products when necessary. You will find many uses for this Ewesful Pouch!

Light Blue Button Bobby Pins, Hair Pins, Hairslides, Icy Blue, Pale Blue, Mother-Daughter Set

Light Blue Button Bobby Pins, Hair Pins, Hairslides, Icy Blue, Pale Blue, Mother-Daughter Set

Button sizes range from 11mm (1cm) to 19mm (3/4 inch). All buttons are plastic and are adhered to 50mm (2 inch) silver tone metal bobby pins using E6000 adhesive. The blue button on the larger bobbie is more blue than the smaller one, but the difference is subtle as can be seen in the photos. 

These would make a great mother's day gift: the larger one for the mother, and the smaller one for the daughter.

I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord plans to give you hope & a future pink/blue 12x12 canvas personalization at no extra cost

I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord...plans to give you hope and a future. Jeremiah 29:11. Perfect gift for a new baby or to add a sweet sentiment to a nursery. 12x12 acrylic on canvas. Pink or light blue background with white polka dots with metallic gold or silver accents. Personalization at no charge.

Personalization in the white circle at the top of the inital, monogram, cross or other choose. Paint color for personalization will be in gold or silver accent color unless you specify otherwise.

Canary Yellow

Canary Yellow

Reproduction of original watercolor painting by: Kelly Bermudez

-Paper size: 8.5 x 11" inches

-Print will come signed and dated by the Artist and packaged in a clear sleeve and sturdy mailer to avoid bending in transit.

Baby Shower Decor Wood Blocks Cupcake theme Pink Aqua Green Purple

Set of 6 (or more, just ask!)

Searching for that perfect little gift for an upcoming Birthday party? Look no more! This sugary sweet set of wood blocks is sure to be a hit! Cupcakes, polka dots, and bright cheery colors make this set simply delicious!

How cute would these be displayed at a birthday party?!!

*Please note: PERSONALIZATION to any of my block sets is just an additional $2.00! What a beautiful keepsake for your little one. If you would like personalization, please do not buy this listing. Convo me with your child's name & I'll create a custom reserved listing for you! :)

Blocks are hand cut and measure approx 1.5" square. Edges are sanded for safety and images are coated with a safe, non-toxic sealer.

Knit Dishcloths Rainbow Sherbet Cotton Handmade Washcloths

The set of four textured cotton knit dishcloths will add a splash of color to any kitchen. The knit dishcloths are handmade of soft cotton yarn. 

The set of four includes bright tropical colors of rainbow fruit sherbet with lime green, lemon yellow, tangerine orange, and raspberry pink. The handmade cotton dishcloths would make a pretty addition to a kitchen or housewarming gift basket. The hand knit dishcloths are like my Grandma made.

Each of the hand knit cotton dishcloths measures 8 x 8 inches or 20.5 x 20.5 cm.

Handmade in the USA of all new materials. Made of 100% cotton.
Machine washable, tumble dry on low heat, or hang to air dry.

Friday, February 17, 2012

Thank you for participating on That Thing you Do Thursday! Cheers to these shops!

Infinity Scarf Neon Green by Forgotten Cotton

Long Neon Green Infinity Circle Loop Scarf by Forgotten Cotton

This beautiful seamless bright green is a great accent color for any outfit. Great with your winter coat or your everyday outfit! Light enough to wear all day as an accent color with your outfit. 

The perfect accent piece for your wardrobe.

It can be worn in a multitude of ways to allow for different looks: single loop, double loop, single loop with hood, twisted double loop, as a shawl, or any way you want!

As always- this scarf is made from upcycled jersey fabric so it is eco friendly! Help the environment and look fabulous at the same time! The ends are left unfinished to provide an organic look and they will not fray.

Variety of Colors Silk Fabric Flowers - Your Choice

They are almost 3" x 3".
There is a turquoise, white,green and white polka dot, red, peach and burgundy flower.
They have white buttons sewn onto the middle of them and felt on the back of them to attach them to hair accessories, tote/handbags, scarfs, sashes, hats, ect.

***If you want me to add a hair clip, bobby pin or brooch/pin it will be just $1.00 more.***

Toiletry Cosmetic Pouch Zippered Vinyl Lining Linen Hand Embroidered

This sweet zippered pouch is a beautiful way to keep your toiletries or cosmetics neat and handy at home or when traveling. Or perhaps you want a beautiful bag for your craft project in process. There are many ways to use this accessory, or it would make a lovely gift! 

I have hand embroidered a beautiful floral design on the front to compliment the cotton fabric accents which have been combined to create a one of a kind bag. 
The vinyl lining is a bonus-wipe clean! 

The pouch measures a generous 9 inches wide by 8 1/2 inches tall with a 3 inch bottom. Padded and interfaced with a gusset bottom, it stands easily by itself.

Sunflower Garden Gems Photo Necklace

God's Garden Gems, by Angie Ouellette-Tower 

I created these gems using pictures that I took from my garden (many of these pictures made it to my blog: ). Each pendant has one of my photos in miniature form that I painstakingly placed inside a metal bezel and then I protected the photo with a resin finish.

Each piece of God's Garden Gem Jewelry comes with a Bible verse wrapped in a homemade box, topped with a garden twine bow.

This necklace is a picture of two yellow sunflowers - I took this picture last year (2011). 

The metal used for this necklace is silver color. The chain is braided and made from black microfiber string - with a silver color metal clasp.

Jewelry Holder and Key Rack - "Hawaiian" - Colorful , Blue, Green, Pink, Orange Hawaiian Flowers on White Background (9 silver hooks)

This piece is in the "Hawaiian" style, and can be used to hold your keys, jewelry or other small items! White Background with colorful Hawaiian flowers adorning the piece. Light Green, Dark Green, Pink, Red, Teal, Blue, Orange.

Five silver hooks line the bottom.

Brighten up your vanity, bathroom, bedroom, closet, mudroom, or home with this beautiful jewelry or key holder. Use It as a fun, stylish jewelry rack to hang up your most treasured, or well-worn pieces. No more digging through a box to get just the right one!
This also can be used by the front door or in the office to hold your keys. Easy to find when you're rushing out the door!

These make great gifts for anyone who enjoys jewelry and organization. Use this jewelry rack and key holder as a wonderful piece of art in your home. Find the perfect style for your personality!

Hat Fleece Roll Brim Soft and Warm Green

This is a soft and warm hat made from fleece. It is a roll brim style hat but can be worn with the brim pulled down over ears. Very light weight and comfortable. Green.

Youth/Adult one size fits all. 

Machine stitched. Hand wash or machine wash on gentle cycle and line dry. 

All items come from a smoke free home.

Child's apron - lime green and white zebra print - READY TO SHIP

This 100% cotton apron is geared toward the 3-5-year-old kitchen helper in your life. It is easy to put on, with an elastic strap at the neck and Velcro closure at the waist. There are no ties or buttons, so your child can put it on and take it off with their best, "I can do it!"

The elastic at the neck keeps the bib portion high on the chest, and keeps clothes clean. This apron is self-lined, so it is technically reversible, and is very durable.. 

The apron listed here is the green and white zebra print. The other photos are included to show the detail of the neck strap and Velcro.

SALE Rare Vintage Russell Stover Candies Collector Green Tin 1931 Collection 

This listing is for a hinged green metal tin from RUSSELL STOVER CANDIES 1931 COLLECTION. It features the first Russell Stover candy shop in Kansas City MO. It is rare in that it still has the original candy packaging inside, although the chocolate has been eaten. It even contains a leaflet that says where each candy was placed! Fill it up with candy and give it to someone for Valentine's Day! It measures 8 inches by 10 inches. It does a few minor rust spots and a few scratches on it, but is otherwise in great condition.

Rose Bud Choker, marked down

This sweet little choker is dainty and light. It features hand sculpted polymer clay flower bud and leaf beads, tiny gold Delica beads and fresh water pearls on 18" of memory wire so that it is one size fits most. Marked down from $25.00

Scrapbook Photo Mats / Starter Set Wedding, Mother's Day, Sisters etc.

This is an elegant 3 piece scrapbook starter set/ photo mats for you to make your own layout. It comes with (1) 4x6 photo mat (1) 3x4 photo mat and (1) 5x 2 1/4 tag. It is made with green cardstock and beautiful red and cream printed paper with Holly leaves and berries. The mats are embellished with cream satin ribbon. (the ends of the ribbon are glued on the reverse side but will be hidden when placed in a layout.) Each piece is lovingly made with acid free materials in my smoke-free, pet-free home. 

Actual measurements for 4x6 mat is approximately 5 x 6 3/4 and 3x4 mat is 4 1/2 x 4 3/4