Friday, August 31, 2012

Where To Find The Hudson Valley Etsy Team This Weekend

L&M Studios will be at the Woodstock-New Paltz Art and Craft Fair at the Ulster County Fairgrounds in New Paltz, NY, on Saturday, September 1, 10-6, Sunday, September 2, 10-6 and Monday, September 3, 10-4.

Huzzah Handmade will be at the Rosehaven Alpaca Festival at the Harvest Festival at Bethel Woods, NY, on Sunday, September 2, from 11-4.

Happy shopping!

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Inspiration Wednesday

potted tones

I found this beautiful porcelain pendant in my bead stash and got started.

purple lampwork beads

Czech glass beads and jump rings

more handmade beads, crystals and chain

all finished :-)

Here is the next palette which I totally chose because all I can think about is fall:
autumn hues
Here are some items from the Hudson Valley Etsy team for inspiration:

Of the Earth Brown burnt orange cream feather flower leaf hair fascinator
Jewelry - Necklace - Honey Amber Dichoric Fused Glass Pendant 00771

Make and item or choose materials inspired by the palette and write a blog post about it, post the item for sale, or post the item on your website. Add the link to your blog post, shop or website in the comments next week.
The only rule is that if you use the Design-Seeds palette you must link directly to
Have fun and I can't wait to see what you make!
Have an Inspired Wednesday!

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Treasury Tuesday - August 28

Treasuries are a great way to check many of our items at once. Visit them to check out more items and leave comments. View a complete list of our team treasuries for August on our Etsy team page. 

'Cool Down' by mystichintime

Sebastian's Boat : Soft Ship for Babies - mimiandlu
Sebastian's Boat : ...
Eco Friendly Cowl - Organic Cotton Chunky Knit Neck Scarf - Summer, Spring, Fall, Winter Fashion - TickledPinkKnits
Eco Friendly Cowl - Org...
Cobweb Coasters - MoonFireStudio
Cobweb Coasters
16 in Square Throw Pillow - Light Gray with Grid print in white - wickedmint
16 in Square Throw Pill...
hand knit oatmeal brown wool alpaca hat - beaconknits
hand knit oatmeal brown...
Dresser/ Desk Tray with Antique Brooklyn Bridge Design - MilestoneDecalArt
Dresser/ Desk Tray with...
Kitchen Sink Soap with Tee Tree and Lemon - BeyondThePicketFence
Kitchen Sink Soap with ...
Large  Zipper Pouch Cosmetic Bag Toiletry Pouch  Silhouette in Brown - handjstarcreations
Large Zipper Pouch Cos...
blue/white striped long cotton scarf with fringe for women free shipping - betsybdesign
blue/white striped long...
Wedding Shawl Bridal Accessory white ivory natural - MollysPurl
Wedding Shawl Bridal Ac...
CIRRUS Hand Dyed Yarn (Eco Friendly) Merino and Silk Lace Weight Blue - spinningmulefibers
CIRRUS Hand Dyed Yarn (...
Brown stoneware  tray with stamped design - Ceruleanblue
Brown stoneware tray w...
Vintage 1970s Pleated Plaid Skirt, Wool, School Girl Skirt, Turquoise Blue, Cream & Beige, Schoolgirl Costume, Wool, Womens, Small Medium - YesterdaysSilhouette
Vintage 1970s Pleated P...
Destash - assorted spherical beads - UnnamedRoad
Destash - assorted sphe...
Glass Tile Dome Swarovski Crystal Cluster Pendant - Tree of Life in Blue and Green - anjalicreations
Glass Tile Dome Swarovs...
meerwiibli white knit spinning rose dress size small to medium - SUPER SALE - meerwiibli
meerwiibli white knit s...

'the birds and the bees' by betsybdesign

first comes love...

Love Birds Coffee and Tea Cups set of two - LandMstudio
Love Birds Coffee and T...
Mosaic Birdhouse - ReclaimedDesigns
Mosaic Birdhouse
I Love You - Locket With Pearl Necklace - pulpsushi
I Love You - Locket Wit...
white rose beaded wedding hair fascinator - MollysPurl
white rose beaded weddi...
hand knit creamy white scarf - beaconknits
hand knit creamy white ...
Wave Light Blue Wedding Invitation Sample Letterpress - WishboneLetterpress
Wave Light Blue Wedding...
Ring Bearer Pillow Embroidered White Brocade - HuzzahHandmade
Ring Bearer Pillow Embr...
Fabric Passport Cover  - Bon Voyage - handjstarcreations
Fabric Passport Cover ...
Huge Safety Pin, Extra Large Safety Pin, Industrial Assemblage Supplies, Vintage Supplies, Steampunk, 1 Pin,  4" Long - YesterdaysSilhouette
Huge Safety Pin, Extra ...
Linen and Cotton Simple Baby Quilt in White and Ecru by mimi&lu - mimiandlu
Linen and Cotton Simple...
Water Lily Mini Monster OOAK Crocheted Amigurumi Plush Doll - knotbygranma
Water Lily Mini Monster...
Blue Obama onesie - karmabee
Blue Obama onesie
Seaside Secrets - 8 x 8 fine art sepia photograph - creamy beige blush home decor - livvielane
Seaside Secrets - 8 x 8...
Large Single Pearl  Drop Earrings - CorkyWhites
Large Single Pearl Dro...
Custom Cut Paper Baby Congratulations Silhouette Art Greeting card - arwendesigns
Custom Cut Paper Baby C...

'Cotton Candy!' by CorkyWhites

Fair season is coming and going! Get your cotton candy while you can!

Medallion Purse - GimmeSunshine
Medallion Purse
Vanilla Rose Lollipop - catskillcandyco
Vanilla Rose Lollipop
Passionfruit Candy Jade Earrings - Pink - Gifts Under 15.00 - pulpsushi
Passionfruit Candy Jade...
meerwiibli organic cotton jersey swiss dream maxi dress - size M in stock - summer sale - meerwiibli
meerwiibli organic cott...
Cotton Candy Jade and Silver Dangle Earrings - merryalchemy
Cotton Candy Jade and S...
jersey knit organic cotton pink scarf for women free shipping - betsybdesign
jersey knit organic cot...
Working Woman's Organic Salt Scrub - BeyondThePicketFence
Working Woman's Org...
Set of 6 Purple Patterned note cards - WishboneLetterpress
Set of 6 Purple Pattern...
Fibonacci Cotton Candy Swirl Square Glass Tile Dome Swarovski Crystal Cluster Pendant - anjalicreations
Fibonacci Cotton Candy ...
Linen and Cotton Simple Baby Quilt in White and Ecru by mimi&lu - mimiandlu
Linen and Cotton Simple...
Valentine Worsted Weight Hand Spun Milk Fiber Yarn 223 Yards - sunriselodgefiberstu
Valentine Worsted Weigh...
Cotton Ellen Necklace - UnnamedRoad
Cotton Ellen Necklace
Fall Winter Fashion - Knit Cowl - Mohair and Silk - Snood Infinity Scarf - Soft Pink - TickledPinkKnits
Fall Winter Fashion - K...
Pink Obama onesie - karmabee
Pink Obama onesie
Funky Geometric Print Clutch - GimmeSunshine
Funky Geometric Print C...
hand knit wool and mohair pink striped hat - beaconknits
hand knit wool and moha...