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Keiley is a small human girl living and working as a textile artist in Toronto, Ontario.

Growing up an only child, she developed a vivid imagination and had a pretty magical childhood because of it. This, and the creative influences around her, led Keiley to study Textile Design at Sheridan College. Upon graduating, she launched Leikey Designs: a small-production textiles company producing handmade toys, needle felting and accessories. Every element is designed and handmade by Keiley herself.


The name Leikey (pronounced LEE-KEE) is a nickname given to Keiley by her two little cousins – who were at that tender age when children repeat everything a minimum of 20 times. Repeatedly singing “Keiley” as fast as they could, it quickly turned into an anagram that became a fitting identity. Many of the products she makes are inspired and approved by…

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  • Joined June 2, 2010

Favorite materials

wool, cotton, fleece, linen

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Leikey
Textiles + Felt + Acc.

About

Keiley is a small human girl living and working as a textile artist in Toronto, Ontario.

Growing up an only child, she developed a vivid imagination and had a pretty magical childhood because of it. This, and the creative influences around her, led Keiley to study Textile Design at Sheridan College. Upon graduating, she launched Leikey Designs: a small-production textiles company producing handmade toys, needle felting and accessories. Every element is designed and handmade by Keiley herself.


The name Leikey (pronounced LEE-KEE) is a nickname given to Keiley by her two little cousins – who were at that tender age when children repeat everything a minimum of 20 times. Repeatedly singing “Keiley” as fast as they could, it quickly turned into an anagram that became a fitting identity. Many of the products she makes are inspired and approved by them.

Find out more online:

Website: www.leikey.com
Shop: www.leikey.etsy.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/leikeydesigns
Twitter: @LeikeyDesigns
Instagram: @LeikeyDesigns

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