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Inspiration at Shop Terrain

Yesterday, I went to Terrain with one of my friends. It’s been a busy and emotional couple of months for me–what with Grandmom passing away and Indie Fixx Jr. graduating college and moving out–and I needed a girls’ day out. Lucky for me, I have a good friend who remembered I wanted to visit Terrain … read more

Take One…It’s Free. The Sustainably of Free.

{{image by my dog sighs}} So, I’m still working on issue #3 of Joie, but there won’t be a guest blogger today. Instead, I am sending you away. Well, not actually away, but to another blog and specifically to read a series of posts on Crafty Pod. Sister Diane of Crafty Pod has been blogging … read more

Thanks for nothing cookies

Jenn from Just Jenn Designs and Just Jenn Recipes sent me some cookies over the weekend. She wrote on her blog… Look. Let’s have a talk. We’re all on hard times right now, but it doesn’t mean you have to be a dick about it. I believe that if you send out good vibes, good … read more

Weekly Fixx: a roundup & wrapup of the week

Every week there is always more that I want to blog about that I just can’t seem to fit it, so I’m starting a new feature called Weekly Fixx. Weekly Fixx will periodically appear when I have an abundance of stuff I want to share. Speaking of abundance, frequent quest contributor Jess Gonacha started a … read more

Handmade Kids Sweepstakes at Etsy

Renee from Wolfie and the Sneak wrote to tell me about the Handmade Kids Sweepstakes over at Etsy that she’s participating in.  You can vote for your favorite Etsy kid’s stuff and enter to win one of fourteen $350 Etsy shopping sprees. Vote Here! If you want to vote for Renee, her section is here. … read more

Crafty Bastards recap

Tofu for Obama Plush from Chris Creatures at Crafty Bastards June 2008. Pic from Laura. Well, I ended up feeling well enough to go to Crafty Bastards, although I was really glad that my friend Laura drove…even though she inadvertently went the wrong way (because we were talkin’) on the Washington Beltway and we ended … read more

The Pile of Craft is totally gonna Charm City Craft Mafia the pants off of you!

Remember, if you live in the Baltimore/DC area or close enough, then make sure to attend the 2nd annual Pile of Craft indie craft show tomorrow, Saturday, June 21st, 2008. It’s a free event and there will be 40+ crafty vendors showcasing there wares. It’s held indoors at St. John’s Church located at 2640 St. … read more

The Modish shoppe is closing :(

I’m not sure if you’ve heard the news yet or not, but Jena, one of my favorite fellow indie bloggers and shop owners, has decided to close the Modish shoppe. It’s actually sort of bittersweet news, sad for us since it will be one less place that we have to do some indie shopping, but … read more

Wednesday Indie Artist Fixx with the Charm City Craft Mafia

I’m doing something new today for this week’s Indie Artist Fixx interview, I’m sharing an interview I did not with one person, but a whole bunch of people. Not just any random bunch of people either, but the members of the Charm City (Baltimore) Craft Mafia. Since the Charm City Craft Mafia’s Pile of Craft … read more



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