The Dark Unicorn

Oakland, California · 132 Sales


The Dark Unicorn

Oakland, California 132 Sales On Etsy since 2007

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Announcement   Art is Life. Life is Art.
Dress for it.


Art is Life. Life is Art.
Dress for it.

Krisztina Lazar

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Krisztina Lazar

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bex on Nov 7, 2013

5 out of 5 stars

I really wanted this hat; am so happy nobody else snapped it up! It rocks. My significant other laughed delightedly when he saw it. It is warm and unique. The seller shipped it post haste in a colorful envelope. I couldn't be happier. Thank-you so much, Krisztina!

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This is a beautiful one of a kind original piece of art that express our modern day totems as women. Both little girls from our past and powerful warriors in the present, we take on the world with a mixed bag of amulets that help us be in our power.
So in love. This beauty of a boho dress can make your one of a kind dress dreams come true! Want it is purple or baby blue or red or black? I can do that. Want a birdcage veil instead? I can do that. Let me know what you are dreaming about.....


We are the music makers. . . .

We are the dreamers of dreams.
I started my shop before online shopping was an option. I had an idea one day. Went home, bleached, dyed, then drew on a pair of jeans. The next day, I wore them out. Someone asked me where I got them, I told her I made them and she ordered a par from me. I was 16. I've been drawing since I could hold a pencil and wrapping myself in fabric and playing dress up since I coud walk. I make things. I love to make things and I sell them because I couldn't possibly have room for all of the things I make if I kept them all! Once they are finished, my creations have a life of their own, free to go and belong to whomever they wish.
I have a simple studio set up in Oakland where I paint, sew, crochet and create. It's just big enough where I feel cozy and have tons of room to do and get into whatever mischief I see fit. I love to make things from other things and use reclaimed materials as often as I can. I even use remnants from passed projects for new ones and snippets of yarn for all sorts of things. I see that everything has a potential for greatness, even the smallest piece of fabric. everything can be transformed to something greater than it ever imagined it could be.

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  • Krisztina Lazar

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Curator, The Gal Behind The Curtain

    I am a painter, a performer, a video artist, a fashion designer, a parrot enthusiast, a dancer, I pretend to be able to sing when I sing in my car, a yogi and on occasion, a body builder.

  • Victoria

    Inspirational Assistant

    Hello, I am Victoria. I am a parrot. I love helping my mom on projects. I preen yarn with my beak when she's crocheting, but my favorite thing is sewing!!! I love to nibble on the fabrics. They are just so irresistably pretty!

Shop policies

Last updated on September 29, 2014
I am an artist and a designer and i am posting on etsy to put my regularly priced items that i sell in my gallery on sale! you are sure to get some great deals and please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions. enjoy! Also, i gift wrap for any occasion free of charge. just ask :)

Accepted payment methods

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  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
i accept paypal as a method of payment.
i regularly use USPS priority mail. if you need something much sooner, say overnight, let me know and i'll get the rate for you and it will be taken care of. i combine shipping on multiple items as well.
Refunds and Exchanges
i unfortunately do not do refunds or exchanges. i describe and represent all of my items fairly, honestly and thoroughly so there should be no confusion as to what is being purchased. and exchanges are impossible as every item is a one of a kind. there are exceptions to every rule and if you feel your problem is one of these, i am open to talk about it.
Additional policies and FAQs
Because each piece is unique and totally one of a kind, there must be leeway allowed with the final product. i cannot recreate things exactly to what they were before. Everything is hand made and by default completely unique.
Thank you for your understanding.