Hit or Miss?


My first attempt at upcycling two placemats with handmade beaded handles.  Is it a hit or miss? Using only the materials on hand… Nice try or try again?  Don’t be shy~tell me what you think? Stay tuned there’s more to come from La Cartera!

Tulip Purse


The upcycle Tulip Purse is so bright and cheerful that it reminds me of summer.  The bold bright colors that I love, will fit nicely into an Urban Summer collection line of colorful purses. Inspired by the Linen Safari Handbag, I used the same design for this purse. So here’s a look at the Tulip Purse,…