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Early Merdog Special for Enamel Pin Kickstarter

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There is an ancient Shlii proverb that states, “The early merdog catches the catfish.” This saying also rings true for Saturday’s launch of the Norfolk Merdogs Enamel Pin Kickstarter. The Kickstarter project goes live at noon (12:00pm ET). There will be a special, reduced price “Early Merdog” tier limited to the first 25 Backers. If you would like […]

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Launching Soon: Enamel Pin Kickstarter

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My newest Kickstarter project launches in just ten days on March 10, 2018 at noon(ET). It’s for a hard enamel pin collection of five Norfolk Merdogs: Merpug Mercorgi Merboston Mershiba Merfrenchie Each pin will be 1.25″ with gold metal, a rubber clutch, and a cute backing card. As with all Kickstarters, this project is “All or […]

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How to Cut Faux Fur

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Really simple video tutorial showing you how to cut out pattern pieces from faux fur. This particular fabric is extremely thick and difficult to work with, so I’ve actually sped up the video even though it doesn’t look like it! I also wanted to add that using cardstock paper for your pattern pieces makes […]

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Whimsii Messenger Photo Shoot

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A few weeks ago, I planned for the Whimsii Messenger release to happen today. Well, I started to panic a bit when the weather kept working against me! It’s been so rainy and gray here in Norfolk, VA. But finally, I had an awesome break yesterday with some beautiful sunshine! I usually have to do a […]

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Follow Friday: Whimsical Wonderhaven

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Today’s feature is Whimsical Wonderhaven! When I think of Ashley, I think of rainbows, sparkles and unicorns; no matter what she has going on in life, every time I’m around her she’s been so bright, upbeat, and positive. I’m so happy to see her business flourishing!  Learn more about this artist with our mini interview:   Mini Interview […]

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