I love the Etsy life, the whole ethos behind making an an ethical choice to buy something handmade with care and love... Something unique that is limited in its production from real artisans with quirky individual stories.
Here is my story - I am first and foremost mum to 3 (4 on the weekends!) energetic children and 'wife' (well, we'll get there one day after we pay for the kids & the mortgage :p ) to my very kind and patient other half. I was brought up in a very self driven, creative environment with my father who was a carpenter, my mother who had an excellent eye for design and display and my sister who studied fashion and encouraged me to play with fabric and art. Guess my career path was somewhat predetermined...
I have a passion for strong cultural influences such as ethnic patterns, traditional dress and tribes along side a love for nature, its design and...
- Joined July 28, 2011