Every month the Handmade Louisiana team has a "Craft a Long" in which we all submit items we've made based on a theme. This month's theme was "New Beginnings". The following are our members interpretations of that theme. Please vote on your favorite item that fits that theme.
1. "New Love" Wedding Photography by Mama's Little Monkeys
"Although not for sale, this is a photograph I took the day my niece got married. A wedding is always a fabulous new beginning!"
2. Colorful Lotus Blossom Necklace by Chloe Boutique
The beautiful flower. The color green is also closely linked to the Old English word, "growan" which means "to grow". starts as a small flower down at the bottom of a pond in the mud and muck. It slowly grows up towards the water's surface continually moving towards the light. Once it come to the surface of the water the lotus flower begins to blossom and turn into a
3. Tent Revival by Southern Heart Gallery
New beginnings have started at many! (but I think that little girl trying to sneak out will wait for another day!) ps...that was me when I was little :-)
5. Mardi Gras Collar
Knitted button-up collar or cowl, see more at www.knitzy.com. This was the first of a series of new collars (new beginnings) (sold)
A special organic olive oil with a touch of organic castor to help enhance the bubbles and a light touch of organic lavender essential oil to help relax and pamper the body.made with
7. Red Beans & Rice Clock w/ baby Oysters by Art on the Half Shell
Art On The Half Shell. Hand-crafted Oyster Shellfeaturing a dozen BABY set like the hours with accents of amber & green sea glass. The 12 o'clock hour is embellished with a real 7mm pearl.
Antique Tin Ceiling Tile Handpainted Black & Stamped with a Gold Fleur De Lis; A new beginning for an old rusty piece of tin, symbolizing a new beginning for the city of New Orleans. Who Dat!!
9. Ceramic Crazy Leg Wall Vases by Jodie Flowers
10. Sacred Heart by DebiDeauxDesigns
11. Reminiscing Faerie by Rue Design
12. New Beginnings Quibby's Bows Bow by
This flower is the beginning of my business...maybe it bloom ALL year.
13. Rainbow Hand Dyed Velvet
Rainbows happen when you have rain and sun at the same time. Both Rain and Sun are needed to grow seeds and plants, and turn our grass green again!
A beautiful 99.9% pure silver ring! I made this ring by taking an impression from an antique silver sugar bowl my grandmother gave me. The ring is 9mm wide and fits a size 8.
15. Baby Boy Blue Booties by Gar Sticks and Strings
This year start a new begging in your family by having a new edition to it! Get hats and booties for your new edition at www.garsticksandstring.etsy.com
16. Valentine Special Edition Paper Bowl by Etco
New Romance...New Love…New Beginning
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