Scrap Happy Craft Kits are back in the shop and just $5 each (+shipping). Because I've amassed so much crafty goodness over the years and never throw any of it away, I am offering these carefully curated embellishment kits, featuring scraps and leftover fabric, buttons, etc. They're perfect for small projects, scrapbook or junk journaling … Continue reading Scrappers’ Delight, take two!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lF_60LJrm9M As I continue to experiment with making videos, I thought they would be the perfect avenue for sharing some handmade/sustainable/inspiring goodness...Check out my latest video here! Let me know if you find these recommendations useful, or if there's something else you'd like me to look into and share. I hope you enjoy, and happy … Continue reading Friday Five: Fiber, Fun, and Fairness
I haven't posted much #pinspiration (inspiring posts found on Pinterest) to facebook lately, so I thought I'd share some here! Although I did share this incredible Story Skirt yesterday, though: https://i.pinimg.com/564x/94/8c/fd/948cfdc702dc79689b55b6954e8140c6.jpg "Assembled from early to mid 19th C. scraps of homespun wool, prints, yarn and more, all hand sewn, this Story Skirt is reminiscent of … Continue reading Pinspiration: Story Skirts & More
Winter seemed to drag on, but now that we're into March, I can hardly believe it...and Easter is less than a month away! If you're searching for something extra special for your Easter baskets, check out this list of lovely and unique handmade treats! All of the felted wool sculptures by this artist are just … Continue reading Easter Basket Finds
Are you still looking for that perfect gift for your sweetheart(s)? If you're like me, you probably are, because you like to wait until the last possible minute. ;) Check out these fabulous finds now!
I am pleased to bring you a curated selection of Kansas-crafted goods for your gifting pleasure! https://issuu.com/mothandrust/docs/2017_handmade_holiday_kansas_gift_g
Welcome to volume 2 of my holiday gift guide! This time, the focus is on small, locally owned brick and mortar shops. These are must-visit destinations, especially on Small Business Saturday. Nectar Republic (formerly known as Milk + Honey Candles) has a brand new place in Clifton Square, and I can't wait to visit them! They handcraft … Continue reading Shop Small, Kansas.
I have been so busy sewing that I completely forgot about this week's post! I also completely lost track of the fact that we are more than half way through November--which means we're just a little more than a month away from Christmas. How is that even possible?! If you're reading this, you probably already … Continue reading Handmade Holidays: Kansas-Made on Etsy (Vol. 1)
How can we possibly be into October already?! The grand opening of the shop (and subsequent giveaway!) is coming up soon, but in the meantime, I've got some work to do. So this week's post is all about inspiration. Autumn is such a romantic time: perfect for sunset walks among the changing leaves, accompanied by a rising full moon … Continue reading Autumn in Kansas: Bohemian Finds