Karen Giles' Profile

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I've been an eBay seller for several years. I've now been on Etsy for several years too! In addition to my own things, I sell on consignment for a high end art to wear clothing designer. As she completes her lines, she passes to me her leftover fabrics. This is all high quality, often custom, one of a kind fabrics that you will most definitely not find in your corner fabric store. Due to continually increasing fees on eBay, I am migrating these offerings to Etsy. I look forward to continuing my involvement in the Etsy community, which I just love.

I'm a fiber addict and just love acquiring unusual lux pieces of yarn and then creating something one of a kind from them. Browse my hand knitted items, as well as accessories made from bits of luxury fabric that I snag from my clothing designer friend.

Occasionally, I will make a purchase of yarn from a…

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  • Female
  • Born on March 26
  • Joined October 18, 2008

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silk, velvet, fabric, yarn, sari silk, japanese fabrics, art quilts, hand spun yarn, beads, recycled fabrics, recycled yarn

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About

I've been an eBay seller for several years. I've now been on Etsy for several years too! In addition to my own things, I sell on consignment for a high end art to wear clothing designer. As she completes her lines, she passes to me her leftover fabrics. This is all high quality, often custom, one of a kind fabrics that you will most definitely not find in your corner fabric store. Due to continually increasing fees on eBay, I am migrating these offerings to Etsy. I look forward to continuing my involvement in the Etsy community, which I just love.

I'm a fiber addict and just love acquiring unusual lux pieces of yarn and then creating something one of a kind from them. Browse my hand knitted items, as well as accessories made from bits of luxury fabric that I snag from my clothing designer friend.

Occasionally, I will make a purchase of yarn from a closing yarn shop or estate sale and offer it at discounted prices.

I also have a website called PastGems.com which is a little vintage jewelry shop -- I have decided to open an Etsy shop by the same name, found here: We're very excited to have opened our second Etsy shop, PastGems, found here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/PastGems?ref=si_shop. We have many vintage jewelry items to add, so visit frequently as we continue to build the listings.

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