ICE Finds

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Here are some of my new favorite shops from the Indie Craft Experience this past weekend.

Felt Flowers from Muncle Fred Art.

Jewelry from F. is for Frank.

Prints and Pattern from Katrin Wiehle.

Letterpress from Brown Parcel Press.

Felted Animals from Petit Felts.

Ceramics from Bean & Bailey.

If you live in Atlanta, be sure to visit the ICE Pop-Up Shop on McLendon Avenue for more great handmade finds!

Holiday Shopping Spectacular

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This weekend! My friend Laura and I will be at ICE Atlanta’s annual Holiday Shopping Spectacular. Booth #47. Looks like an amazing line-up of vendors this year, so hope I have some time to shop!

See below for location. Hope to see you there!

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Quick Crafty Round-Up

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Tablet Clutch from Made with Moxie.

Felt Wall Panels from Design Milk.

Kennedy Bag Pattern from Big City Bags on Sew, Mama, Sew.

Punched Paper Balls from This Heart of Mine.

PacMan Ghost PopUp Cards from MiniEco.

Charley Harper Pajama Pants from Birch Fabrics.

Faceted Clay Rings from Poppytalk.

Quilt-as-you-go Baby Bib from Simple Simon & Co.

Indie Craft Experience

Indie Craft Experience 2013

Mark your calendar! The Indie Craft Experience is coming up November 23-34 here in Atlanta.

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My friend Laura (of Felt Jar) and I will be selling some felted and fabric goodies. Come visit us! The event will again be at Ambient Plus Studio from 11am -6pm both Saturday and Sunday.

The Week in Pictures

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I’ve been busy sewing for Quilt Market, which takes place at the end of October, so I don’t have too much to show you now. But here are a few photos that I posted on Instagram in the last week. Above you can see a big stack of my Garden collection and a peek at what I’m sewing for my booth.

I also worked with my third grader’s Brownie troop on their scarecrow to display at the Atlanta Botanical Garden, which was such a fun project. The girls used Mod Podge to paste photos of themselves to a plastic pumpkin head, then I added (many) layers of polyurethane to make it waterproof. The girls made fake badges, which we laminated and sewed onto a vest. The girls wrapped dowel rods in yarn to create colorful arms, then we added flowers growing out of the concrete base and “planted” the scarecrow in a terracotta pot. I hope it will survive a month outdoors!