handmade and vintage goods

Handmade Weddings: Planning Laura-lai’s Wedding!

Laura-lai, one of my very bestest friends, is getting married later this year. That’s her on the right and me on the left (below) a couple of years ago at Farm Aid. Laura (I call her Laura-lai, a nickname I made up for her) and I have many things in common—we like to go to…

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Artistic Endeavors: IndieFixx Feeds Your Soul with Free Art

News flash: the economy sucks. The stock market is up and down, people are losing their jobs and homes, all sorts of businesses are closing down and nobody seems to have any idea what’s going on. That’s the bad news… Now for the good news: even though the economy is tanking, it’s more important than…

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Mommy’s Time-Out: Top 10 Goods for Mom to Treat Herself

Jen of and Vanessa and TeenAngster of the Storque do sister posts today.  The theme? Important to many a reader of the Handmade Kids Series — Mommy’s Time-Out! Here are Jen’s Top 10 take-a-break-worthy items. And make sure to check out our Mom’s Time-Out picks on Jen’s blog. We all know how hard moms…

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Summer Loving by Indie Fixx: Fashions to Get Noticed Down at the Boardwalk

TeenAngster and Vanessa present to you our buddy guest blogger, Jen from Indie Fixx. Today we at the Storque swapped summer trends articles with Jen’s fine blog.  You’ll find her piece below, with some gorgeous clothing designs we’re glad she brought to our attention. You can check out our take on the same theme over…

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Handmade Weddings: Make your Wedding Your Own, Indie Style

Jen of suggests a new term for our Handmade Wedding Series readers. Read on to get focused on supporting indie artists and crafters! Today you will find destination weddings, diy weddings and all sorts of previously non-existent non-traditional weddings and I think it’s fantastic. People aren’t all the same, so why should they have…