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Welcome to SelkieMum! My goal is to produce attractive items for babies and pampering items for mummas. When I became a mother, I sometimes felt like my personality had been buried in diapers and my creativity lost in sleep-deprivation; any time I found a cute baby/mothering accessory that made me feel like I could be a unique individual and a mother at the same time, I perked up considerably. I want to do that for you, and I want to prove to myself that the talented person I once was still exists. See more of my story at selkiemum.com

I love textiles, especially vintage ones. I enjoy "upcycling" mundane, past their prime objects into something desirable and useful. I know I have created something worth selling when I really want to keep it for myself. I love sewing by hand, but alas, sometimes the machine is necessary. I hope to help my family out with this little…

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  • Female
  • Joined December 27, 2008

Favorite materials

Vintage textiles, ribbon, buttons, felt, cotton, linen, linen blends, bias tape

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About

Welcome to SelkieMum! My goal is to produce attractive items for babies and pampering items for mummas. When I became a mother, I sometimes felt like my personality had been buried in diapers and my creativity lost in sleep-deprivation; any time I found a cute baby/mothering accessory that made me feel like I could be a unique individual and a mother at the same time, I perked up considerably. I want to do that for you, and I want to prove to myself that the talented person I once was still exists. See more of my story at selkiemum.com

I love textiles, especially vintage ones. I enjoy "upcycling" mundane, past their prime objects into something desirable and useful. I know I have created something worth selling when I really want to keep it for myself. I love sewing by hand, but alas, sometimes the machine is necessary. I hope to help my family out with this little hobby--we'll see! Thank you for stopping in.

Pssst--I am married to Daniel Bryant of Black Fly Gear http://www.etsy.com/shop/BlackFlyGear

All items made in a smoke and pet free home.

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