Today I posted a few handmade toddler bibs in my Etsy shop. These are backed with terry towel cloth so they are super absorbent, for the little people working on neatness. Ha! Who am I kidding? It’s for the toddlers, like mine, who are working on their dip painting skills. I’ll be [...]
Today’s favourite things fridays is my friend Denielle Wiebe (Molipop) and her handmade slippers, baby shoes, kindle cases, stockings and more! She’s currently celebrating her 1st year anniversary of selling on Etsy by offering a store-wide 20% discount until Monday (the 21st)! Just use the coupon code HAPPYANNIVERSARY at the checkout. She makes high [...]
I’ve been busy sewing for the Quesnel Farmers’ Markets, including these handmade baby Mary Janes. My 2-year old keeps wanting to try them on but they’re too small for her. (Thinking I might need to make a larger pattern to fit her size 6). I’ll be posting these in my Etsy [...]
For my daughter’s 2nd birthday, I made this eco-friendly reusable birthday bunting. It’s about 9 feet long, with 36 triangles about 3″ by 4″. It’s reversible also, with similar colours on the opposite side. I sewed loops in the end of the bias tape but in this case, I just clipped it [...]
I recently tried using a free baby shoes pattern but didn’t like how the rough edges were exposed inside the shoe. So I decided to buy a pattern and try making these sweet Baby Mary Janes. These look pretty cute (and are pretty soft with their flannel lining), but my [...]
Today’s Favourite Things Friday is brought to you by the Fall season, my favourite. This is a slideshow of some of my recent autumn photos. You might want to listen to some music while you watch, in which case I would suggest Rose Cousins’ I Were the Bird.
Today my sunshine turns 2! In the midst of teething, spilled milk and poopy diapers I want to remember it’s all part of a Bigger Picture.
May she be bread and feed many with her life and her laughter
May she be thread and mend brokeness and knit hearts
May she be dead [...]
About Anika Lacerte
I love to take my camera on photo walks to capture small details in nature like petals, leaves and branches. Taking pictures helps me slow down and breath deeper. Experimenting with nature photography in Quesnel, BC, Canada (about a 7 hour drive north of Vancouver, BC). I also sell handcrafted, small edition goods like photo calendars, purses, hair clips, kid's aprons, and birthday crowns. anikalacerte at gmail dot com Facebook: The Handcrafted Story Shop: The Handcrafted Story
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