Archive | February, 2013

maybe the journey is the destination

20 Feb

maybe the journey is the destination

I want to show you these, some of my favorite items from Etsy.

I love being a seller on Etsy partially because I’m so inspired by the other members of this artists community.  It really is  more than a marketplace- it’s a home for creations that may be searching for their voice.  Or artists with a voice, waiting to be heard.  It is easy to get lost in the jumble of awesome bits and pieces. Sometimes I feel like I’m struggling and want to give up.  But if the destination is the journey, then I am doing better than I give myself credit for, because I’m jumping in and putting one foot in front of the other.  And that is all I can ask for right now.

I hope you find peace in your moments today.  And every day.

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Oh no! Windsor Button is Closing!

8 Feb

I am sad to say that Windsor Button in downtown Boston is closing.

I wrote my second blog post here about some great stuff I got there!

I haven’t used all of that yarn yet, but it has since produced the following:

Heart and Arrow Wristers from the Manos Del Uruguay Silk Blend:

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and the Stained Glass Cowl and Stained Glass Wristers came from the Noro and Malabrigo combo: Continue reading

Polar Bear Hood

2 Feb

Happy Groundhog Day! Looks like it’s going to be an early spring! I for one am quite happy.  I could do a dance like this:matt bear

what a cutie polar bear!   Continue reading