A Heart Handmade Blog Holiday Featurette Bonnes Fêtes! Which is French for Happy Holidays! Geraldine is a French artist & illustrator living in San Francisco. Tell us a little about your holiday cards: I hand drew this owl silhouette, inspired by traditional French embroidery, vintage lace and doilies from France. The design features multiple delicate woodland motifs from nature like… View Post
A Heart Handmade Blog Holiday Featurette What is your favorite holiday tradition? Gosh, its hard to pick one! For Diwali (an Indian festival) its definitely the lighting of diyas/candles. You light them at night and place them around and outside your house, it makes the whole night feel magical. Celebrating Christmas with my husband’s family, I’ve experienced a lot of… View Post
If you ask me which straps I like most, I would like to say I like all the straps we made. The white braid, Smurf, Bohemian strap, Cheerful camera straps all are very beautiful. I’m now just full time focus working on my straps & the official website of !mo Straps is just launched. I’m excited to make more &… View Post
Nature and practicality. The great outdoors inspire and enrich my soul with the beauty and majesty of it all. And practicality is my middle name – so I love to find practical ways to use things. So here the two get married together in a great partnership.
I try to buy most gifts from the artist or maker as much as possible. I try to either buy locally or online directly from the maker when I can. It’s such a wonderful sub-economy, and so much more meaningful that way. Not to mention the incredible variety that is just not available in the mass market commercial world.
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Today’s featured crafter submission came with a special little message: “Stay Inspired!” Couldn’t have said it better myself 😉