Posted in Clothing, Etsy, Things for Boys, Things for Girls, Tops & T-Shirts, tagged baby bloomers, Bettsy Kingston, boys shirt, fish shirt, funky baby bloomers, Grandy & Baa, handmade bag, handmade fish applique shirt, handmade kids, My Little Ferrets, Thula Thula on February 6, 2009| 4 Comments »
Posted in Clothing, Etsy, Hair Accessories, Things for Boys, Tops & T-Shirts, tagged Embelish Hairclips, handmade bear, handmade hair clip, handmade kids, handmade kids apron, handmade moster tshirt, Jetta's Nest, Little Red Bear, monster tshirt, Vidastyle on January 30, 2009| Leave a Comment »
One Red Robinis another totally divine Australian store on Etsy who make gorgeous toys. The detailing and artistic creation that goes into making these is amazing, I think I could stare at them all day. How would you ever choose which one you wanted to take home.
If you are looking for a very special handmade gift then I think these would make an outstanding one.
Posted in Clothing, Etsy, Hair Accessories, Things for Girls, Tops & T-Shirts, tagged Angel Lea Designs, applique top, baby shoes, handmade baby shoes, handmade clothes for kids, handmade felt clip, handmade kids, Little Ray, Pedrosprout, red and white applique top, Siiri on January 18, 2009| 3 Comments »
Tonight I decided to indulge in a glass of wine and so that is my inspiration for my blog post. I am not sure what happened, but since having my first baby my hormones went crazy and I really struggled to enjoy a glass of wine without a massive headache following, it would only take a few sips for the effects to happen with many. And so I discovered organic wine.
I came across Settlers Ridge many years ago when we were on a holiday in the fabulous Margaret River region in WA and we drove past the store in a little town and I made the man of the house come to a screeching halt and turn around so I could go back and sample organic wine (we had the same incident when we passed the cheese factory, oh and the chocolate factory, lolly shop – you get the picture).
Organic and non preservative free wine means I can enjoy a glass without a blinding headache and so hence are are some things red and white in celebration of wine.
There are a few things that I simply cannot resist for children, I am not sure what it is about them, but I am instantly drawn to beautiful pj’s, sweet shoes and beautiful bed linen.
Tonight I have came across this particular set and I had an ohhhh I need another baby so I can have that moment.
This set is by Tiny and Little a store on Etsy devoted to bedding and accessories for those little ones in our life. There is a lovely variety available of quilts and plush blankets in designs far from the boring pastels or licenced character prints of chain stores.
I honestly don’t think I have the strength to resist it, as it is on sale as well, so nobody go and buy it before I manage to talk myself into it.
So another one to add to the list when planning your nursery is Tiny & Little.
Why do I like it? Because it is the store of a 10 year old cartoonist named Kate. I love it that a young girl has taken the initiative and opened up a shop to allow others to enjoy her work as much as she loves creating them. And how can you resist her shop byline:
“Thankyou for visiting KateDoodlez. I am a 10 year old cartoonist, and I enjoy using different mediums when being creative. I am going to be a famous cartoonist when I grow up, and if you buy one of my original artworks you can be rich when I become famous!!”
I can only hope that one day my children have the get up and go to follow their dreams like Kate has done.
You can keep up to date at Kate’s blog HERE