Thursday, April 15, 2010

Lots of New Handmade Fabric Wallets




Hello! Thanks for stopping by! I have so many new wallets up on the etsy store. It's exciting everytime I make a new one because I always wonder how they will do in the store if somebody will like one enough to bring it home! I always love them all and am so excited when I post them and I guess I expect everybody to love them as much as I do! :)

It was a slow first week of April in Etsy Land. But it seems to be picking up now and I am happy about that! I have bought so many supplies and the new sewing machine so keeping my fingers crossed for more business! I do have the Astoria Sunday Market coming up in about a month's time. This weekend there is a big meeting for all the market vendors to meet and discuss protocol, etc. I am very excited about this!
And I have to get into gear and make more things to have available for the booth!
I am only participating a few Sundays throughout the summer because I just don't think I could make it on what I have available at the moment. I have to get busy sewing!
But as it is I am working a lot in the schools, so my only time to work is in the evenings and the weekends, and then I feel guilty for not being with the family. I think if I keep it up too much they may forget who their mother is! LOL
I hope not!
What did Mothers do hundreds of years ago when they worked from sun up to sun down?
Or rather, what did those kids do? I always bring this up because I am sure that mothers and fathers for that matter had little time to devote to playing with their children. I know this from reading Little House on the Prarie books. Those kids entertained themselves all the time!
Thanks for reading I better go get to work on something!

5 comments:

  1. Congrats!!! I saw your wallets on Etsy...AWESOME!!!!
    Cheers from Argetina, South America!

    Zoe

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  2. Lovely wallets.
    I work full time and try to keep my 3 shops stocked. Thank goodness for a supportive husband.
    I am always running frantic...but having fun creating.
    My best.
    Frannie

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  3. Congratulations on your sales picking up and good luck at the Astoria Sunday Market.

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  4. Thanks for the comments! It's so nice to finally have some! :)

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  5. These are so lovely! Can't even say which is my favorite! I like them all!!
    I understand you so much about trying to be productive while keeping your kids busy. I have a 2 years old little energetic ball and I sometimes find it so frustrated that the only time I've got to create and write is so late at night and I'm totally exhausted...
    Thanks for my very supporting partner I manage to do it somehow...

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