kiteflyingsociety

fabric and unique gifts designed by Kristen Berger

Eau Claire, Wisconsin · 1143 Sales

kiteflyingsociety

fabric and unique gifts designed by Kristen Berger

Eau Claire, Wisconsin 1143 Sales On Etsy since 2007

5 out of 5 stars
(265)

Announcement   I believe my towel stock is depleted until a shipment arrives after Christmas! Have a wonderful holiday season with your family and friends!
https://www.etsy.com/listing/114185917/custom-family-recipe-flour-sack-dish?ref=shop_home_feat_1

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International customers, please note: USPS international shipping prices have increased! All international orders will be shipped First Class International, but please note: First Class International orders do not have tracking outside the US, and can take much longer to arrive--while rare, up to two months. If you would like to upgrade to Priority International (6-10 business days) or Express International (3-5 business days), please let me know and I'll upgrade your shipping and request the extra money from you in paypal.

Announcement

Last updated on Dec 18, 2016

I believe my towel stock is depleted until a shipment arrives after Christmas! Have a wonderful holiday season with your family and friends!
https://www.etsy.com/listing/114185917/custom-family-recipe-flour-sack-dish?ref=shop_home_feat_1

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International customers, please note: USPS international shipping prices have increased! All international orders will be shipped First Class International, but please note: First Class International orders do not have tracking outside the US, and can take much longer to arrive--while rare, up to two months. If you would like to upgrade to Priority International (6-10 business days) or Express International (3-5 business days), please let me know and I'll upgrade your shipping and request the extra money from you in paypal.

Kristen Berger

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Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(265)
Lindsey

Lindsey on May 15, 2017

5 out of 5 stars
pm4169

pm4169 on Mar 14, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I love this. I think it is very clever. I hope the new parents get the joke.

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Updates

Shipping my last order before Christmas! Thanks to all who ordered for being stellar customers! It was a pleasure to work with you all! More towels are arriving this week and I can start taking orders again after Christmas! Have a blessed holiday!
All shirts shipped in December will be wrapped in a ribbon of bike chain fabric from my Cycles of Life collection that I designed for Maywood Studio!

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No handwritten recipe? No problem! We'll print typed recipes as well!
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About

It all started with a bib...

When my son was a baby, he'd get his cute little bibs dirty, and they'd stain, and I'd think "Oh, what a pity; that bib was so cute." Then I realized how utterly ridiculous that statement was, being that bibs are supposed to get dirty! I set out to design a bib that embraced the stain, so that I would rejoice every time the bib stained, rather than stress out over it. I eventually designed the "Blank Canvas Bib" that features two art patrons, who admire each mess and stain as a large-scale work of abstract art in a gallery. After I quit teaching high school art to stay home with my kids, I had the time to pursue producing the bib in mass quantity. I picked up a couple clients, my first being The gallery shop at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. I was hooked. I'd always loved being creative, but being able to sell my designs on products was fun (and I didn't actually have to *make* anything myself! No messes to clean up)!

After the bib came the recipe towels, which led to custom recipe towels, and after that came my Cycles of Life design for towels, shirts and bibs, which led to my first line of fabric, Cycles of Life, for Maywood Studio.

Now that I'm designing fabric, I've rekindled my love of and obsession with fabric, and have started to learn how to properly quilt! Look for more designs to come in the near future!

Thanks for stopping by!
Kristen

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  • Kristen Berger

    Owner, Creator, Customer Service

    Hi! I'm Kristen, the primary member of Kite Flying Society. I design all KFS products, handle customer communications, pack and ship all orders...pretty much everything except production! I'm married with two kids, and love running and biking!

Production partners

  • Ambient Inks

    Eau Claire, WI

    Enviable apparel, poster, and sticker printing. Ambient produces all of the merchandise for Bon Iver, Polica, and other high profile local bands, as well as reputable businesses and organizations.

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Last updated on November 17, 2015
Welcome to Kite Flying Society! Everything in my shop is designed be me, Kristen Berger. Take a look around!

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