Akrista's Profile

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I'm so glad you took the time to come and see what I'm all about. My designing career started many years ago while sitting by my mothers' side as she sewed outfits for me and my five brothers. She would give me a needle and thread and I would take the scraps of fabric and stitch elaborate outfits for my dolls. Needless to say, my dolls were very well dressed from head to toe.

After I learned how to crochet from my aunt, my dolls had crochet accessories to go with their outfits. That was over thirty years ago and I have sewn for my daughters, my son and a host of other children in my life. Now that I'm a new grandmom times 2, I have two precious granddaughters to sew and crochet for. My oldest granddaughter is now 7 years old - my how time flies! And my newest granddaughter just turned 2 years old.

If you see baby items, it's because of her. I've…

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  • Female
  • Born on July 18
  • Joined December 17, 2006

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fabric, yarn, crochet, thread, pattern, love

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About

I'm so glad you took the time to come and see what I'm all about. My designing career started many years ago while sitting by my mothers' side as she sewed outfits for me and my five brothers. She would give me a needle and thread and I would take the scraps of fabric and stitch elaborate outfits for my dolls. Needless to say, my dolls were very well dressed from head to toe.

After I learned how to crochet from my aunt, my dolls had crochet accessories to go with their outfits. That was over thirty years ago and I have sewn for my daughters, my son and a host of other children in my life. Now that I'm a new grandmom times 2, I have two precious granddaughters to sew and crochet for. My oldest granddaughter is now 7 years old - my how time flies! And my newest granddaughter just turned 2 years old.

If you see baby items, it's because of her. I've already made a few items and soon you'll find them in the Sale/ReadytoShip section of my shop. You'll find ready-to-ship big girl items in the sale section as well. So as quick as I can get them made, I'll add them. Check out my blog!
http://pinkiejanes.blogspot.com/

I also have another Etsy shop to fund my new obsession with Blythe Dolls, lol. See my designer doll outfits for her at pinkujane.etsy.com !

I also have two other websites - Life in Spite of MS (www.life-in-spite-of-ms.com), which my husband, (who has multiple sclerosis), and I have built, and Sandwiches Again? (www.sandwiches-again.com). which my husband, daughter, and husband are building. Check them both out and tell your friends as well.

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