freespiritsilk

Hand Dyed and Painted Silk and Select Vintage Fashion

Halifax, Kanada · 471 Verkäufe

freespiritsilk

Hand Dyed and Painted Silk and Select Vintage Fashion

Halifax, Kanada 471 Verkäufe Auf Etsy seit 2008

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Susan

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Announcement   In my shop you will find both my original hand dyed and painted silk in scarves and simple garments, as well as some very special vintage fashion finds.

For more about me and my techniques, see my about page.

Announcement

Last updated on 06. Mär 2018

In my shop you will find both my original hand dyed and painted silk in scarves and simple garments, as well as some very special vintage fashion finds.

For more about me and my techniques, see my about page.

Susan

Shop-Inhaber kontaktieren

Susan

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Kimmy

Kimmy am 31. Mär 2018

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Love it, wish it is a bit longer otherwise it is just nice addition for my woredrobe.

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Kimmy

Kimmy am 31. Mär 2018

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Like the fact that it is hand dyed and painted, and the colors are amazing!

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Kimmy

Kimmy am 31. Mär 2018

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Beatiful! Color is richer and slightly darker than picture. Perfect addition to woredrobe :)

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dalenasam

dalenasam am 11. Jul 2014

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I love my new earrings. They were received very quickly & in excellent condition.

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Mar Wargo

Mar Wargo am 22. Jan 2014

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These are really nice. Thank you

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Profil des Shops

Colour, Pattern and Image on Paper and Textiles

Many years ago I received my degree in Textiles at the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design. Since then I've designed woven silk and beaded jewelry, worked in painted paper collage and am now absolutely loving returning to my textile roots by working with silk.

My inspiration and joy through all these mediums has always been playing with color, pattern and image. For the silk, I use a variety of techniques such as shibori, fold & clamp dye and direct dye, but my favorite technique is painting on the silk.

I may repeat a motif such as a leaf shape, but each scarf is painted freely with no stencils or printing media, so each is unique. The scarves are often dyed first in a soft shade and then painted. For other designs I paint directly on the creamy white scarf, sometimes using resist outlines and other times drawing and painting in free hand, creating a looser, almost watercolor look.

I'm always exploring new techniques and patterns and will be adding some block printing to my scarves this year so always check back to see what's new.

My other love is vintage fashion. I buy most of my own clothing second hand and I'm always seeing wonderful vintage finds along the way! Being a textile person I can't resist a wonderful fabric, vintage silk scarf or quality designer dress, but they're not always something I can use myself. A few years ago I changed my former vintage shop to my silk painting shop, but I decided that vintage fashion can also fit with my scarves, so I am now adding my vintage finds to my shop as well. You will find mostly dresses and silk scarves (of course) and perhaps the odd blouse, jacket or accessory. Please enjoy browsing!

AGB

Zuletzt aktualisiert am 06. März 2018

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Refunds will be taken if I am notified within 7 days of your recieval of the item. The refund will be given once the item is returned and will be minus shipping costs.
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Please pay for your item within three days. Email me right away if you have any special requests etc. I take paypal and direct pay through Etsy.
Versand
I ship by Canada Post expedited. This will go by air internationally and in Canada. Most scarves can ship in a padded envelope and so are not expensive to ship by letter air mail. However this does not include tracking. There is however, a shipping upgrade available if you prefer to pay for tracking. When you checkout, there should be a down arrow by the 'standard shipping' box - click and you will see an amount for shipping with tracking.

Most of my scarves are already made, so I can ship out within 1-2 business days. However, a few styles are pictures of previously sold scarves whose colours and styles can be more or less repeated. (This is mentioned in the listing.) These can take up to 7 days to post.

Once I have posted an item, shipping times vary - anywhere on the east coast of Canada and the U.S. should take up to a week. Further west may take a week to 10 business days. Internationally can take up to two weeks or more.