Scrappybird

Ephemera,inspiration kits,buttons and vintage findings

Potomac, Maryland · 2199 Sales

Scrappybird

Ephemera,inspiration kits,buttons and vintage findings

Potomac, Maryland 2199 Sales On Etsy since 2012

5 out of 5 stars
(1061)

Announcement   Welcome to my nest, thank you for looking at my handmade and vintage items for your paper crafting needs.

You can find me:
https://www.pinterest.com/cathymarzella/
https://www.facebook.com/Scrappybird/

I do ship internationally so please send a convo to determine the cost of shipping to your country.
Scrappybird

Announcement

Last updated on Jan 17, 2017

Welcome to my nest, thank you for looking at my handmade and vintage items for your paper crafting needs.

You can find me:
https://www.pinterest.com/cathymarzella/
https://www.facebook.com/Scrappybird/

I do ship internationally so please send a convo to determine the cost of shipping to your country.
Scrappybird

Cathy Marzella

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Cathy Marzella

Vintage Embossed Rooster & Chicks Easter Card
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Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(1061)
Diana Nelson

Diana Nelson on Feb 26, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

What an amazing piece of history. I am going to leave everything just as it is. Thank you Cathy for the beautiful presentation and extra buttons and lace. Always puts a smile on my face when I receive a package from you😊

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Updates

A variety of needle books are for sale.

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St. Patrick's Day kits now in the shop.

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And what to my wondering eyes did appear...
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About

The treasure hunt is on for vintage findings!

I opened my shop Scrappybird in the spring of 2012 with the idea of creating and selling items for scrapbooking. I love the idea of preserving memories for the future and have been doing so for years. During the last two years my shop has slowly evolved, which is a wonderful thing, it is now a mix of old and new merchandise which can be used to complement any paper project and mixed media. I sell vintage findings such as ephemera, buttons and lace most of which I find at estate sales. Going to these sales has given me the appreciation of knowing where these items come from and their story. It takes a long time and persistence to dig, find and bargain to bring home a wonderful selection of goods. I must admit I’m addicted to the sale and always look forward to searching for treasures.

My inspiration and journey in this life has been a gifted one. I’m loved by my husband of 35 years and have a wonderful son, extended family and friends. I have great support that allows me to spend time in my studio, to imagine and explore all the great possibilities of these found items from the past so that they can be used to preserve memories for the future.

What I want my customer to know is that I take great pride in assembling and photographing my merchandise for sale and I always go the extra length to provide a well wrapped and packaged item. There are many sites on Etsy and I really appreciate those who stop by and buy from me. Because I care for every item leaving my studio, you can always expect a professional appearance to your purchase. My reviews speak to the level of my packaging which shows I take great care of every item large or small.

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