Friday, January 24, 2014

Great News

Hi everyone! Today I'd like to share some great news :) I've got some of my things in Twist n Pout, a sweet little shop owned by Marie Friddle, that's just opened in Sanford and Son Antique Mall, located in downtown Tacoma. I'm so excited, it's my first forray into local 'brick & mortar' stores & there's more to come!
Twist n Pout flapper style store front: All sparkly & shiny (I love sparkly, shiny things)
My Silk Skinny Festival Scarves, on a repurposed embroidery hoop display. The scarves are made from repurposed remnants of the garment industry, hand crocheted  in all kinds of great colors.
Little samsstuff wallets & bags, in a repurposed teaa box display, hand crocheted & hand embroidered. The crocet wallets are made from natural yarns, repurposed silk, vintage, repurposed buttons & fully lined in repurposed & vintage fabrics. The embroidered bags are repurposed found bags & embroidered in my own designs.
I love the floor don't you?
A built in cabinet, inside the shop
A detail of the shop facade
Inside the shop (aren't the dress & the ladder amazing?)
Stop by & check out this wonderful little shop, quickly filling up with upcycled, recycled & repurposed goodies (some of them mine :) SAM


Linda said...

Looks like fun! I'll have to get in to Twist n Pout and check it all out! Good luck with brick and mortar Shelley!

Shelley McElhiney said...

Thank you, Linda! It's very exciting :)

Lorena Balea-Raitz said...

Lovely post!