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MiniatureRhino

Creative kits & curios filled with wonder.

Brooklyn, New York · 4001 Sales

MiniatureRhino

Creative kits & curios filled with wonder.

Brooklyn, New York 4001 Sales On Etsy since 2008

5 out of 5 stars
(1404)

Announcement   11/26-28 Small Business Saturday through Cyber Monday I'm offering 15% off all orders with the code: GOODKARMASALE2016 I'll donate 10% of sales to the Standing Rock Sioux, and make matching donations to Planned Parenthood and the ACLU, American Civil Liberties Union. It's been a rough year and it feels great to be able to give back a little bit where I see the need most. Thank you for supporting a woman run, handmade, small business!

Miniature Rhino is a line of vintage inspired hand made goods - embroidery, books and paper goods, and creative kits. Modern hand crafted heirlooms, tokens of affection and markers of memory.

Learn embroidery & product photography with me! I teach on Craftsy, so you can learn in your pajamas! Here's a $10 coupon off the classes:
Design it, Stitch it- Hand Embroidery: www.craftsy.com/ext/JessicaMarquez_544_D
Product photography at Home: www.craftsy.com/ext/JessicaMarquez_5069_D

See me & my work space in this Etsy video: http://www.etsy.com/blog/en/2011/etsy-success-product-photography-for-beginners/

Drop me a line: miniaturerhino [!at] gmail.com

all work, photographs and text ©2013 jessica marquez.

Announcement

Last updated on Nov 27, 2016

11/26-28 Small Business Saturday through Cyber Monday I'm offering 15% off all orders with the code: GOODKARMASALE2016 I'll donate 10% of sales to the Standing Rock Sioux, and make matching donations to Planned Parenthood and the ACLU, American Civil Liberties Union. It's been a rough year and it feels great to be able to give back a little bit where I see the need most. Thank you for supporting a woman run, handmade, small business!

Miniature Rhino is a line of vintage inspired hand made goods - embroidery, books and paper goods, and creative kits. Modern hand crafted heirlooms, tokens of affection and markers of memory.

Learn embroidery & product photography with me! I teach on Craftsy, so you can learn in your pajamas! Here's a $10 coupon off the classes:
Design it, Stitch it- Hand Embroidery: www.craftsy.com/ext/JessicaMarquez_544_D
Product photography at Home: www.craftsy.com/ext/JessicaMarquez_5069_D

See me & my work space in this Etsy video: http://www.etsy.com/blog/en/2011/etsy-success-product-photography-for-beginners/

Drop me a line: miniaturerhino [!at] gmail.com

all work, photographs and text ©2013 jessica marquez.

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5 out of 5 stars
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Alane Breland

Alane Breland on Dec 7, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

I love Miniature Rhino, not just because of the cuteness and sweetness of the kits and designs, but also because I love supporting a talented person who is also kind, generous, and giving. I just got this package in the mail and already can't wait to start planning my next project.

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Can't get over this beautifully stitched Marigold Monogram piece by @designs_by_denise on Instagram Makes me happy to see all the love & time put into these kits. Kits make sweet custom gifts to give or make. yellow_heartsunflowerscissors

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New! Shiny! HoliDIY snowflake embroidery kits just hit the shop. Two in each set- one to give & one to keep. 15% off with code GOODKARMASALE2016 with 10% of sales donated to charity! snowflakeblue_heartsnowflakeblue_heartsnowflake
I'm offering 15% off all orders w/ code: GOODKARMASALE2016 I'm donating 10% of sales to the Standing Rock Sioux, and matching donations to Planned Parenthood and the ACLU. Thank you for supporting a handmade, small business! camera_with_flash by: @centerjang on insta

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About

Stitch by stitch...

***So very excited to announce my new book, Stitched Gifts, an embroidery craft book published by Chronicle. Please read all about it here: http://bit.ly/NdQIs6 ***

It all started with a little stitched heart made on an airplane trip from New York to California. I had no gift for my grandparents 60th wedding anniversary, so during that five hour flight I embroidered their names, Helen and Lito, into an arrow pierced heart. My grandmother always preferred a handmade gift and treasured them; cards were all kept in boxes, notes on the fridge, my lopsided birdhouses hung in the backyard, and my heart nestled among her saint figurines and reliquaries.

On a whim, I shared this piece in my shop and received a great response. Since then I've been stitching up custom pieces for weddings, anniversaries, new babies, birthdays, and just because. Everyday, just about, you can find me stitching in my Brooklyn studio (aka the spare bedroom). Now, I teach embroidery classes and share fun, easy kits in my shop too.

If I'm not stitching, I'm up to some creative endeavor or another. I also make stationery, books, and dabble in all sorts of media. Making excites me, and being able to share the things I make with you is a great gift.

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  • Jessica Marquez

    Owner, Maker, Designer

    I dream up and design all my products in Brooklyn, NY. I also package and answer all your convos. I'm a one-woman business that's all about creativity, exploration and making.

  • Studio Cats

    Layabouts

    Meet Banjo & Bug, official Miniature Rhino mascots and the best company while making and packaging orders.

Manufacturers

  • Fabric Printing

    Durham, NC, United States

    My original designs are printed using natural fabrics with eco friendly, water based inks. No added chemicals in the printing or preparation process.

  • Fabric Cutting

    New Jersey, United States

    For the first time, I worked on an order for Nordsrtom, which required 90 yards of my original fabric designs to be cut. I worked with a company that hand cut each pattern for my kits.

  • Kit Assembly

    Brooklyn, NY, United States

    Brooklyn Community Services employs adults with disabilities to assemble products. We worked together to produce my Floral Monogram and Mini Alphabet Kits.

  • Silk Screening

    Brooklyn, NY, United States

    When I need larger batches of my original patterns printed I work with a local printer to screen print my kits.

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