Houston

Future Primitive

by Alicia on December 27, 2011

I just ran across the Houston-based Etsy shop Future Primitive. The hand-drawn vintage-style stamps are so cool. (Plus she does custom work!) I would love to have a teacher that used the set on the right. That is, the Excellent stamp… wouldn’t be too happy to see Sign + Return on my homework  

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Langford Market Blogger Party

by Alicia on December 14, 2011

Last week I stopped by the Langford Market on University for a little blogger party. It is a fun and affordable store and the girls that work there are really sweet. The strangest moment was when store manager Amber and I bonded over the fact that we both had bunion surgery (TMI?) when we were […]

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Learning To Knit!

by Alicia on November 9, 2011

I have a new crafty endeavor! Katie of The Caged Yarn is teaching a knitting class here in Houston that started last night. We spent about an hour being baffled and frustrated but I think I’m starting to get the hang of it, at least casting on and knitting which is as far as we […]

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Houston: Masks, Knitting, Painting + more

by Alicia on October 25, 2011

I spent the morning at the Junior League sewing dolls for Texas Children’s Hospital. Crafting for a cause is just as good as crafting over cocktails. Now if only we could combine them… Hope to see you tonight at Halloween craft night at Caroline Collective. Let’s make fun masks together. Caged Yarn is accepting registrations […]

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DIY Halloween Masks – Next Tuesday 10/25!

by Alicia on October 19, 2011

Houston! I want to see all of your shiny faces at Caroline Collective next week to get crafty and make Halloween masks. There will be drinks, snacks and lots of feathers and glue. I’ll have materials to make the DIY lace masks as well as more traditional masquerade-style masks. Please RSVP on Facebook and spread […]

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