Spina Bifida AWAREness – Did You Know?


Here’s the last weekly fact about Spina Bifida for the month. There’s still time to support Team Twila with the Bowties & Bracelets Spina Bifida AWAREness Month Campaign!  Team TWILAOctober 23 at 8:22 PM · #DidYouKnow According to this #Fact… #SpinaBifida occurs within the 1st 28 days of pregnancy.  #AWAREness starts with a conversation #TeamTwilaCARES…

Spina Bifida AWAREness – Did You Know?


Here’s the weekly fact about Spina Bifida and see how you can support Team Twila with the Bowties & Bracelets Spina Bifida AWAREness Month Campaign! Also A Special Thank You Shout-out to those that have supported the cause. Team TWILAOctober 16 at 8:39 AM · #DidYouKnow #FACTS This chart below shows the “WALKING ABILITY &…

Spina Bifida AWAREness – Did You Know?


Here’s the weekly fact about Spina Bifida and our new headbands in the XOXO plaid to support Team Twila with the Bowties & Bracelets Spina Bifida AWAREness Month Campaign!  Team TWILAOctober 8 at 8:13 AM · #DidYouKnow “4-5 Babies are born each day in the U.S. with #SpinaBifida ” (To me…that’s A LOT! YET! It’s…

Spooktacular Handmade Bow Event


We’ve been anticipating this SPOOKTACULAR Handmade Halloween Bow Sale Event! Lisa has been creating and designing the spooky Halloween bows and now we are excited that they are in the Etsy shop! If you haven’t decided on your little one’s halloween costume or if you are creating a look we have a bow for you!…

Sling Bag-Hit or Miss? Fab or Drab?


Hello handbag junkies! I’m so happy to get back to creating handbags. We have a lovely friend that has inherited a ton of fabric from her father’s upholstery shop and has gifted us several yards/bolts of faux leather, vinyl, and other canvas fabrics too, so there are a lot of new designs coming! I decided…

The Latest Thread – Sewing, Textile Designs & Crafts


Sewing, designing textiles and ordering fabric swatches have been at the top of my list during the last couple of weeks!  I had time to enjoy Thanksgiving with the family and I hope you had a happy time too! So far everything is on track to finish some of the projects that I have to get done before…

The Latest Thread – Sewing, Textile Design Inspiration


Sewing and ordering fabric swatches have been at the top of my list this week!  I think the week has passed by too quickly, but I hope to salvage some of the lost time soon! So here’s the latest weekly thread… Sewing, Textiles Designs As I’m sewing this little beauty I realized that I have a passion for creating fabrics…

Shop Small Business – Saturday


After Black Friday comes Shop Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, but I love great discounts all the time. To show my appreciation to you, please use this 15% off voucher for your next purchase at LaCartera on Etsy!  Enter the voucher code: LCARTS11 to receive the discount.            Expires: February 28th, 2016. Share the news…

Turquoise – Leather Mini


The newest addition to the leather mini wallet clutch collection is in the making! I found a great leather shop on Etsy called Peggy Sue Also  with lots of colors and leather prints. As you can imagine there are so many wonderful colors to choose from and so many designs going through my head.  👜 The lining and on the front of…

Black and Red Leather Mini Clutch


Handbag Junkies you know I’m obsessed with my leather mini’s and this Black and Red Leather Mini Clutch is another reason for me to fall in love all over again. This month has been so crazy, I’ve only had one weekend at home this month, but I’m hoping that next month will allow me to make more…

Sunday Spotlight- Young Entrepreneur


Amari who’s the youngest entrepreneur in my family has decided to open an Etsy shop to sell her jewelry while she attends middle school. She’s been making jewelry for at least four years now so check out her new Etsy shop AmariBeadsandMore here… If you have a young lady in your life that would appreciate some jewelry, Amari…

Sunday Spotlight – Red Tropical Explosion


The Red Tropical Explosion handbag is one of my favorites!  I created this beauty last year with a lovely floral textile design, vinyl and a red color fabric.  Since I had an Etsy order to fill, I thought I’d share the finish product in a Sunday Spotlight post. My mixed media arts friends inspired me to mix it up a bit. …