yoyosbuttonsandbeads

Yoyos, Buttons and Beads, Oh My!

1726 Sales

yoyosbuttonsandbeads

Yoyos, Buttons and Beads, Oh My!

1726 Sales On Etsy since 2011

5 out of 5 stars
(602)

Announcement   Welcome to Yoyos, Buttons and Beads, Oh My! I want to praise all of my loyal customers who helped me reach my goal of 1000 sales recently! I have expanded my inventory to include not only yoyos, buttons, and beads, but also fabrics, paper crafts, sewing patterns, sewing notions, and some vintage/antique items. This shop is about 90% eco-friendly, as it contains many recycled items.

Announcement

Welcome to Yoyos, Buttons and Beads, Oh My! I want to praise all of my loyal customers who helped me reach my goal of 1000 sales recently! I have expanded my inventory to include not only yoyos, buttons, and beads, but also fabrics, paper crafts, sewing patterns, sewing notions, and some vintage/antique items. This shop is about 90% eco-friendly, as it contains many recycled items.

Stephanie Lindsay

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Stephanie Lindsay

felted wool beads of royal purple--lot of 33
felted wool beads of royal purple--lot of 33
$8.00
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5 out of 5 stars
(602)
Nancy Eichenberger

Nancy Eichenberger on May 20, 2017

5 out of 5 stars
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Love the color of this piece. Fast shipping.

LINDA ROSS

LINDA ROSS on May 16, 2017

5 out of 5 stars
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Perfect buttons for my project. Superior seller. Highly recommend!

Kristina Zielaskowski

Kristina Zielaskowski on Apr 24, 2017

4 out of 5 stars
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I really like the colors of these beads, but they were a tad too small (my measurements were a little off?), but I can still make some type of jewelry with them. I will definitely shop from this Etsy seller again:) Many thanks, Kris

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About

Etsy comes naturally for me!

I can easily say that I am definitely and without a doubt a product of my environment! I grew up in a conservative home of recycling, repurposing, and "making do". My mother was an exceptional seamstress who home-spun the majority of my clothing until I graduated from college. Not only was this the case, but my mother and her mother (my grandmother) collected antiques way before it became a beloved hobby of many folks today. They also enjoyed all sorts of crafting and making things by hand, relishing the fact that their talents gave them a special bond. Each of these factors deeply influenced my adulthood and has made me the person I am today. I love to imagine and create, but mostly I love to inspire. I guess it is the "teacher" in me that continues to want to nurture the imagination of others....to present opportunities to fulfill creative dreams.
Almost 4 years ago I became interested collecting buttons for projects. As a "pre-retirement" hobby, I started sewing fabric yoyos from some of the quilting fabric stash that had been my mother's. I also tried my hand at making paper beads, which I found very addictive:) With all of my items, I needed an outlet. One of my co-workers suggested I try Etsy, and that is how all began!
I taught for 34 years and retired 2 years ago. To sweeten the deal, my husband, who owns a wine bar and lounge, kindly gave me the upstairs to his building (two apartments) so that I might have a studio. I feel blessed that I have been able to do the the two things in life that I really love...teach and inspire.

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Last updated on October 25, 2011

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