Thursday April 24th 2014

Tagged: handmade

Maine-made clothing for kiddos

Maine-made clothing for kiddos
February 19, 2014

These clothing brands for babies and kids are so cute I just want to squeeze their cheeks!

DIY holiday gifts: striped pashmina

DIY holiday gifts: striped pashmina
December 17, 2013

Next up in our holiday DIY series is a striped pashmina that requires a little bit of tape and a little bit of patience.

Holiday gift ideas from Pinecone + Chickadee

Holiday gift ideas from Pinecone + Chickadee
December 12, 2013

Owner Amy Teh pulls together the handmade and the usual, guaranteed to please even that “person that has everything” on your list.

Twin Peaks, The Simpsons and “anything fun” at Unrehearsed Kickline

Twin Peaks, The Simpsons and “anything fun” at Unrehearsed Kickline
December 10, 2013

When Aubin Thomas opened her etsy shop, she planned on selling vintage. But then a few pop culture references and a pin-back button machine changed all that.

Five Maine-made shoes for fall

Five Maine-made shoes for fall
September 04, 2013

Maine is a mini mecca of footwear. I’ve rounded up some great styles for men and women that you can start wearing now and well into fall — all made right here in our home state.

A roundup of fashion and handmade goods from Picnic

A roundup of fashion and handmade goods from Picnic
August 26, 2013

I’m sure everyone has empty wallets after this weekend between the art show on Congress Street and yet another successful Picnic. Here’s a photo dump of fashionable folk and things that I loved.

Meet a shopkeeper: Amy from Pinecone + Chickadee

Meet a shopkeeper: Amy from Pinecone + Chickadee
February 13, 2013

Next up in our shopkeeper series, meet Amy Teh, owner of Pinecone + Chickadee. Amy weighs in on her second favorite place to shop and where to find wasabi lobster rolls. Yum.

Handwoven mittens and scarves from herron clothier

Handwoven mittens and scarves from herron clothier
December 26, 2012

Dee Clements is brand new to Maine. She and her sweetheart moved here only two months ago for a change of pace. Earlier this year Dee founded Herron Clothiers, a small weaving company of accessories she creates by hand.

Vintage, handmade and awesome at new shop decades

Vintage, handmade and awesome at new shop decades
December 18, 2012

There’s a new vintage shop in town – and it’s good. If you’re in the market for some retro clothes, handcrafted jewelry, kitschy housewares or all of the above, be sure to check out Decades on Congress Street, right across from Coffee By Design. Come take a look!