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Blog — 2020

New in Shop!

2020 New in Shop

New in Shop!

See what's new in shop!

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Please Bear with Us: Shop Update

2020 Information

Please Bear with Us: Shop Update

Hello Friends,

As if things had not been crazy enough with the San Diego lock-downs, our little beautiful community has been targeted by rioters.  For those not familiar with San Diego geography, La Mesa is a sister community and suffered major havoc.  The news covered the major businesses that were razed, but didn't make as large a mention of the small businesses that were looted.  One is owned by a friend of my husband and they will likely not recover from this as they were already hit hard by the shut-down over the past two months.

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Restockings and New Fabrics!

2020 New in Shop

Restockings and New Fabrics!

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New Fabric, Restockings, and More!

2020 New in Shop

New Fabric, Restockings, and More!

Hello!  We hope you are all as well as can be expected.  Things have been busier than normal here, but we are longing to have local customers able to shop in person again.  Until then, we have some new items for you all to view online!   We have favorite solid restockings (these keep selling out fast, so I keep thinking it's better not even to mention these!).We also have a lot of beautiful new items in stock! Please be patient with us as we get all of your orders out as quickly and as efficiently as possible.  Our current...

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Mask Ties: Tutorial Linked & Coupon Inside

2020 Do It Yourself Information Masks

Mask Ties: Tutorial Linked & Coupon Inside

In our last blog, we gave you some resources in mask making. I've had a lot of questions, particularly about elastic, nylon, and ties.  Elastic is scarce (we are totally out!), nylon can be obtained from old pantyhose (just cut 2" strips horizontally--across the legs and you have perfect loops), or my favorite method--make ties! Some people were confused by the ties thinking they were a specialty item that we sell--they are not.  You can make ties by cutting 2" strips of poplin (they don't need to be cut on the bias) and then either using a bias maker to...

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