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Saturday, November 2, 2013

Introducing My Etsy Shop: LimaBeanBabies!

Hello!

As I mentioned a little while ago, I finally got around to starting an Etsy shop! It has been slow going for this first little while, since it's not like I had 20 finished projects sitting around ready to be posted. :)

If it's working, there should be a little sidebar that shows a few items from my shop. I'm pretty excited! Starting a shop on Etsy is something that I've been wanting to do for ages, and it feels good to have items that I made for sale!

I have been a major craftaholic since I was...I don't know...3? I have loved all things crafty for as long as I can remember. Let's just say that. I sew, quilt, crochet, scrapbook, and knit a little. College, getting married, and starting our little family has kept me extremely busy for the last few years, so I haven't had as much time as I'd like to spend on crafts. This summer and semester spent at home with Zia has been a big blessing for me--for many reasons--one of them being the chance to recharge my craft batteries. :) I got back into sewing when I was expecting Zia, and I have enjoyed doing more of it during these months at home.

My shop is called LimaBeanBabies. One of my nicknames growing up was Lima Bean, and the "Babies" portion of the name explains the majority of my shop's contents--everything baby! So far, I have baby circle skirts with matching headbands, quilts/play mats, and headbands. I am in the middle of my first custom order, which I am so happy about! It's a twin size chevron quilt in red, white, and blue. So fun! Here is a sneak peek...

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Cute, right? I'm really excited about how it's coming together. I'm still trimming blocks, so it's not all sewn together yet. I haven't made something this big in ages, so it's kind of fun!

Anyway, here is a look at what is currently in my shop!

Nautical Circle Skirt and Headband Set (Size 0-6 Months)
Click here to buy it!

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Total side note--but isn't she stinking adorable?! This is one of my all-time favorite pictures of Zia!

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Blue and White Polka Dot Circle Skirt and Headband Set (Size 0-6 Months)
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Large Loopy Felt Flower Headband for Babies or Kids (Pick your own felt color, elastic type, and headband size.)
Click here to buy one!

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(The small ones will be in the shop soon! If you want one, just message me!)


Pastel Stripe Basket Weave Crochet Baby Afghan
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Everything looks cuter with a chunky baby in it. :)
Baby Dresden (Circle) Quilt Play Mat (Gender Neutral)
Click here to buy it!

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Last, but not least, the definite crowd favorite! This blanket has been "favorited" by lots of people! I adore it, too, so I can't blame them for loving it!

Moda Happy-Go-Lucky Chevron Baby Quilt
Click here to buy it!--Sold! But let me know if you want me to make another one or would like to make a custom order. I'd love to work with you! :)

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So, what do you think? I am working on getting more headbands and other small items on there. I know handmade quilts and such are a little pricey for most people. Look for some of these things to be on there soon, and message me if you are interested in ordering any of them before I put up listings. Custom orders are right up my alley!












These would all be on clips or headbands, of course. Anyway, thanks for reading! Let me know if you have any tips or comments on my shop! I'd love to hear back from you!

-Malia

1 comment:

  1. Malia, I think this is a great way to use your incredible talents and love for crafts! I think your skill and attention to detail will sell itself, once people start buying your products, and start commenting on the high quality of your work! Good luck!

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