Lots happening this month!

Lots happening this month!

I started a new project for the little boys in our lives. I am working on ties and bowties attached to onesies for our favorite little guys. Who says that they can’t be stylish too. I am hoping that they will be ready to sell by the end of May.

Spring birthdays are also happening right now. Know someone celebrating a birthday soon? Head on over to my Etsy page and grab a crown 👑 for them or a special custom made piggy bank 🐷. If you sign up on the link you can receive a coupon for 10% off your next purchase. Sign up today and go find a great birthday gift! Piggy banks also make great baby shower gifts. (I know because I am due in 8 weeks). I can custom make them to a theme or color coordinate them to a nursery.

On top of this new project I have signed up for the Morton Grove and Marengo Farmers Markets. I have included the dates I will be in attendance at the bottom.

Link to sign up for discounts:

There’s a spring sale going on right now but you need the coupon code to access it. Please sign up today!

Upcoming farmers markets:

Marengo Farmers Market (9am-1pm)

July 28, August 11, & September 22

Morton Grove Farmers Market (8am-1pm)

August 25 & September 29


St. Patrick’s Day is almost here…

March is almost here, have you thought about how to accessorize your look for St. Patrick’s Day yet? Are you thinking of going bar hopping or have a special little girl who would look great in a bow? Well March is your time to shine. During the month of March, my entire Etsy shop is on sale!! Yes you read that right, the entire store. You can save 15% off all purchases $15 or more. So if you have been thinking about signing up for a bow subscription or buying a piggy bank now is your chance! You can also add a sweet green and white St. Patrick’s Day bow onto your order. You need to act quickly, the sale is only good for the month of March!

Make sure you sign up on the email opt in to receive emails about sales, announcements and Bows & Piggys sightings.


Email opt in

The next step in my journey is to figure out how to do an email opt in. This has been very hard for me, I have tried a few websites but the issue is that they want to use my personal information to send out to anyone and everyone. Not cool! I want to continue to have my company flourish, as well as offer incentives for people to sign up. I am unsure of what I can do to start this next step but I am looking into it. I will keep you posted in the following days. Any suggestions are welcome!


Leaving the Bubble

Thanks for joining me on this crazy adventure!

I am not sure what I was thinking to start this crazy journey and leave my bubble. For the past five years, I have stuck to craft shows and my etsy page, but one day I woke up and said today I am going to leave my bubble and start a website. I don’t know the first thing about building a website but I am sure it is like building a great hair bow. First, you start with what you know….the basics. To build a great bow/website, you must start with the basics like tutorials or an online class. This doesn’t happen over night but takes lots of trial and error so please bear with me. Like any good hair bow you need a solid foundation, a strong ribbon or sturdy fabric and a clip or headband. I am learning the same is true of a website, you need an easy to use domain that allows you to be pliable and expressive. Something that will help your foundation grow stronger as you build it up.

I am sure none of this makes sense to you but remember, I am still learning about all of this. All I know is over the past five years I have learned how to make a killer hair bow and adorable hand painted piggy banks.