We're on Amazon Handmade!

September 9, 2017

I've just opened shop on Amazon Handmade! I’ve launched with 5 of my best selling products and will continue to add more over time. I’m not part of the Prime program yet but I do keep my shipping costs low. Currently I only ship domestic (within the USA), however on select products I do [...]

Do you love Green? Introducing our new collection of decorative bowls!

February 18, 2017
Our new decorative bowl collection |

You probably heard by now that the color of 2017 is Greenery. This was announced by Pantone in December of last year. I pay close attention to Pantone’s color announcement as it inspires me for new product design ideas and trends. In case you are unfamiliar with Pantone, they are the leading …

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My favorite Paint Color Trends for 2017

January 7, 2017
2017 Paint Color Trends |

I’ve been thinking of repainting the interior of my home for a while now. Though I do love my current color scheme, it could use an updated look. Current color scheme: Heirloom Orchid, Baked Scone and Expedition Khaki I usually prefer neutral colors for larger spaces such as a living room, bedroom or …

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Time to get Creative: Silk Painting Workshop

January 7, 2017
Silk painting workshop in NYC |

This January escape the cold weather for an evening and learn how to design your own silk scarf! In this 2-hour silk painting workshop, you’ll learn how to use metallic outliners and silk paints to create a beautiful one-of-a-kind silk scarf. Our exclusive patterns inspired by henna artistry will be provided or feel free to […]

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Etsy NY Handmade Cavalcade Market

December 2, 2016
Etsy NY Handmade Cavalcade Holiday Market 2016 |

The 2016 Etsy New York Handmade Cavalcade market starts on Monday, December 5th and runs through Sunday December 11th. With 9 years history, this market has become a go-to venue for holiday shoppers looking for unique and locally crafted gifts for friends and family. Handmade Cavalcade features a selection of housewares, jewelry, greeting cards, art, […]

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Shop Local & Support Small Business on November 26th #ShopSmall

November 24, 2016
Shop Small Business Saturday! |

Shop small and support small business in a BIG way on Saturday November 26th! Make a special effort to stop by a local business in your community. Unsure of how to find a small business in your neighborhood? Check out the American Express Small Business Guide (access it here). Don’t forget to support small online […]

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Wedding Keepsake Gift idea

October 30, 2016

I recently completed a special project where I created a natural dye from the petals of a wedding bouquet to dye fabric for a table linen set. This unique wedding keepsake was a gift from the maid of honor for the bride. Having this ultra-unique keepsake displayed at home is a guaranteed way to bring […]

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Online Webinar: Secrets to Shipping Success

October 23, 2016
Free webinar on 10/25 on Secrets to Shipping Success |

When I first launched my textile studio and handmade business, figuring out the best shipping strategy was something I really struggled with. There is a lot to consider: shipping costs, packaging, shipping promotions and free shipping offers to name a few. Shipping can make or break your e-commerce business in multiple ways. …

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Jumpstart Your Creative Ecommerce Business, an online course

October 13, 2016
Jumpstart Your Creative Ecommerce Business |

Are you an Etsy or Amazon Handmade seller interested in expanding into your own ecommerce business? It can be overwhelming not knowing where to start. Well…good news…Jumpstart Your Creative Ecommerce Business is the perfect online course for you. It caters specifically to creative business owners and covers the nuts and bolts of launching …

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Make a Lasting Impression with Eye-Catching Packaging

October 7, 2016
Handmade ring dishes - perfect for jewelry and other trinkets |

When I first launched my Etsy shop, I didn’t give much thought to packaging. I thought the main purpose of packaging was to protect the goods while in transit. Well, that is simply not the case! Packaging is part of your branding! It makes a lasting impression on customers and keeps them …

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Online Webinar: Content that Converts

August 6, 2016
FREE webinar: Learn tips and strategies on how to write compelling product titles and product descriptions.

I’m co-hosting another FREE online webinar with Melissa McGraw of The Fashion Potential on Tuesday August 9, 8pm EST / 5pm PST. We’ll be providing you with tips and strategies on how to write compelling product titles and product descriptions that will attract customers. In the e-commerce world, creating optimized content will help convert …

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