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My name is Saskia, mother of 4 and proud grandmother of 1 girl and 2 boys. I'm living in the Netherlands, in a place near the North Sea.
I have a part time job as a radiographer, but in my 'at home' time, I love to make nice things. Since I was a little girl, I've been creative (thanks to my mom who tought me everything about sewing, knitting and crochet.)

Last year, my younghest daughter asked my to make a bag for her and this was the start of my Etsy shop !
I'm always keeping my eyes open for special fabrics and materials which I can use for my projects.
I like to recycle and upcycle materials into something new. Simplicity is my motto without being dull:)
Everything is designed and made by me in my smoke free home.

Although everything is unique, in case the item…

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  • Female
  • Born on May 8
  • Joined January 5, 2011

Favorite materials

cotton, wool, jute, linen, canvas and vintage fabrics, upcycled materials

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About

My name is Saskia, mother of 4 and proud grandmother of 1 girl and 2 boys. I'm living in the Netherlands, in a place near the North Sea.
I have a part time job as a radiographer, but in my 'at home' time, I love to make nice things. Since I was a little girl, I've been creative (thanks to my mom who tought me everything about sewing, knitting and crochet.)

Last year, my younghest daughter asked my to make a bag for her and this was the start of my Etsy shop !
I'm always keeping my eyes open for special fabrics and materials which I can use for my projects.
I like to recycle and upcycle materials into something new. Simplicity is my motto without being dull:)
Everything is designed and made by me in my smoke free home.

Although everything is unique, in case the item you're interested in, is already sold, you can always send me a message ( boonestaakjes [!at] gmail.com ) and I'm sure we can find a solution, as I like custom orders:)

Most materials I use are vintage, or up-cycled. To find this materials I take great effort. Because of this special fabrics and materials, there may be inconsistencies in the color, small marks and spots.

Thank for visiting my shop!
http://www.etsy.com/shop/boonestaakjes

Saskia

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