A Chickenpants Giveaway!

I’m giving away a Chickenpants plush art toy on my Instagram feed! I’m actually super nervous to do this, but here goes. I will be giving Luann Chickenpants away to one winner, picked at random. To win her, just 1. Repost this photo on Instagram* 2. Tag said photo #chickenpants 3. And follow me on Instagram, @chickenpants That’s it! I’ll pick a winner next Wednesday, the 4th. (Feel free to tag anyone you think might be into this, too. I {Read More}

5 Lessons learned from an embroidery floss stash

While at a thrift shop this weekend, I found the score of a lifetime. Well, if you’re into embroidery floss, that is. And I am. (Are you?) Two large bags, full to the brim with hundreds of colors of embroidery floss. I immediately grabbed them and hugged them to my chest. Smiles for hours afterwards. Happy dance. All that. Turning two giant bags of embroidery floss into part of my collection was a herculean task. And while I sat at {Read More}

Valley of Dolls Zine Giveaway

Hello there, my darlings. I have something delightful to share with you. I just received a bundle of Valley of Dolls zines in the mail. I have an interview in there, and the lovely publisher sent me a few copies to share with you. This zine is just jam packed with dolly awesomeness. Oh, this zine. Where do I start? Valley of Dolls is put together by the very talented Su Mwamba of Tanglecrafts. Have you visited her blog? Or {Read More}

The Road to 500 Giveaway…Announcing the Winner!

Thanks very much to everyone who left a comment on the giveaway! All 242 of you. So many of you said such sweet things, too. (I may have to make giveaways a regular part of this site!) Enough with the preamble! Who won? Well, according to Random.org, it is: Commenter #3! Julia! Congratulations! I’ll be emailing you shortly. Again, thank you everyone who entered the contest. I hope you’ll stick around the blog awhile. (Monday’s post? All about must have {Read More}

The Road to 500 Giveaway!

I am approaching a very exciting milestone in my Etsy shop, and of course I need to blab about it. 500 sales, baby. (And it’s only taken me…um…almost four years!) In the grand tradition of internet accomplishments, I’m celebrating this one with a giveaway. I’ll be giving away a Chickenpants gift pack: One Chickenpants, one carrier pouch, and one hat & scarf set. Even better? You get to choose which ones you want. Yes, there will be a tiny bit {Read More}

We have winners!

Random.org has spoken! The winners are: Congratulations, 11, 9 and 4! I will be emailing you. (pssst…I’m also running a Chickenpants giveaway over on the fan page. Leave a comment to be entered!) I kind of hate this part, because I wish everyone could win. But fear not! If you weren’t one of the lucky ones this time around, you can still pick up your very own copy of Craft Leftovers. It’s one of the most fun things you can {Read More}

Who wants to win October’s Craft Leftovers Zine?

You do! This month’s zine is all about cozying into fall. There’s a pattern for knitting your own mittens, a tutorial on making a bird house, and even a mini zine tucked inside! (Made by Su Mwamba, an awesome zinester who happens to have an interview in this issue, too!) For my part, I’ve written up two tried and true, quick and easy, down and dirty soup recipes. (Okay, they’re not down or dirty. What’s another cliched two word phrase {Read More}