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Craft Revival

We had a great time at Craft Revival! Dan and I were set up right next to each other, and surrounded by some incredible artists, crafters and sewers. Some of my favorites there were The Foraging Florist, Pinki Design, Jam by Hand and my neighbor Me and My Sewing Machine.

Make a Ruffled Fabric Corsage

For Craft Revival tomorrow, the ladies of Handmade Detroit made corsages for the first 50 mom shoppers! There are four different kinds, each from different materials and using unique techniques. These are the corsages I made, from vintage fabric and buttons of course! For those of you who can’t make it to the fair, here’s [...]

Mix Tape!

Craft Revival is tomorrow! I’m excited to be selling (and shopping!) with 25 other amazing vendors – you can check out all the previews of what to expect at HandmadeDetroit.com. Also, Handmade Detroit is now accepting applications for vendors for Craft Faire at Maker Faire Detroit! Read all about it and apply here. Kim made [...]

Craft Revival This Saturday!

Craft Revival – Handmade Detroit’s spring show -is this Saturday! DJ Dave Lawson (you may remember his jams at DUCF day one) will be spinning while 25 indie crafters show off some of their spring stock – perfect for shopping for Mother’s Day (and Father’s Day too!). Reware Vintage will be there selling record jewelry [...]

Mix Tape!

I was super bummed to hear about Davy Jones’ passing this week. The Monkees were my favorite band as a kid – the first band that I really was passionate about. My best friend and I danced to their song Cuddly Toy in the 4th grade talent show, and I really feel like my Monkees [...]

Week 34!

Wow, only six weeks to go! I can’t believe it. This week began with one of my buying trips…and me being sore as can be the next day from shopping and driving for 13 hours straight. I came to the realization that I really, really need to slow down after that (which Dan was very [...]

Craft Revival

Craft Revival was so much fun! See more pictures on my Flickr. Highlight of the fair? Meeting a guy who actually signed his driver’s license “Ted Nugent”, and the Secretary of State actually didn’t notice…for over 10 years now! He bought a Ted Nugent notebook from me, and of course, I gave him a discount [...]

New Items!

I’m in full crafting mode getting ready for the upcoming Craft Revival show, so here’s a ton of new record notebooks, with even more coming next week too! Check them all out here!

Craft Revival

Thanks to everyone who came out for the Craft Revival! We had a blast, as you can see…

Craft Revival This Saturday!

I’m so excited for Craft Revival this Saturday – I’ve been working all week getting ready for it! There will be 25+ vendors selling from 11-6 at the Loving Touch in Ferndale, and there is going to be some really fantastic finds. Some of the vendors I plan on shopping with are Broadstreet, Sweet Plum [...]