Handmade Profiles: Handmade Bags from Grey Whale

Uncomplicated handmade bags with cool graphics? Yes! Let’s welcome Tempy Osborne to the LAB today with her cool collection...

Handmade Profiles: Handmade Jewelry by Emanuela Aureli

When I say that the LAB is the place to find modern handmade goods, Emanuela Aureli is the kind...

What's New: Handmade Bags from Breagha

Look at these brilliant and colorful bags! Mairead MacAulay has perfected the use of Harris Tweed to make these...

Modern Handmade Jewelry by Lindsay Walker

Lindsay Walker incorporates clean lines and sophistication in her eponymous handmade jewelry collection. This is the kind of collection...

#THELABCHAT: Stepping Back, Moving Forward

Somewhere around June of last year, I made a decision, one that I’ve attempted in the past. This time though,...
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Handmade Profiles: Handmade Bags from Grey Whale
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Handmade Profiles: Handmade Jewelry by Emanuela Aureli
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What's New: Handmade Bags from Breagha
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Modern Handmade Jewelry by Lindsay Walker
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Screen-Printed Handmade Goodness from CORIUMI

You know that part of my mission is to bring to you the very best of the handmade community, right? I spend hours searching my sources for great handmakers who are showcasing modern designs, I actually keep a list of shops to feature. Sometimes though, I find an artist and I just have to move them to the top of the list. The super talented team behind CORIUMI definitely deserve top billing.

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Handmade Profiles: Matt McCoy of mini Fab

There are a couple of great trends in the handmade community that I am really excited about. One of them is the emergence of new technologies, like 3D printing and lasers. (LASERS!) The other is customization. Getting a personalized handmade creation, modified to your specifications, takes the entire experience of buying handmade to the next level. Thankfully, artists like Matt McCoy combines both features to his fun mini Fab shop. Let’s get to know this maker a little better with this edition of Handmade Profiles.

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Handmade With Love By Moloco

Marina Bormosheva sure loves birds, and oh are we glad she does! Here lovely birds and the mobiles she designs are all made by hand, of course, and feature her amazing embroidered birds. One sure sign of the type of attention to detail that Marina employs is the fact that the birds have 2-sided embroidery, so they are exactly the same on both sides. Makes perfect sense for a mobile, right? What a great gift for a new mom!

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Brand New Shop: The Happy Handmade World of Coco et Pompon

I couldn’t end the day without introducing you to these lovely creations from illustrator and artist Godeleine de Rosamel and designer Natasha Barrault. Their wonderful and unique collection of handmade treasures is called Coco et Pompon. They could have just called it ‘Cute and Adorable’, because of those happy little creatures. I’m a sucker for cute, so yes I want them all.

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The Wonderful Handmade World of Saara Kaatra

So mesmerizing, so beautiful. Saara Kaatra is an amazing artist and one that I’m thrilled to share with LAB readers. Just look at these precious little cups. They’re called Handled Lemons and Saara uses lemons to shape each one. Using Limoges porcelain and an array of pigments, she glazes the inside of each cup with a high gloss lead free glaze. Th outside retains itslemon-like surface. Each cup has a totally unique hand modelled mini handle. There are only ten available, so act fast to purchase these works of art.

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Handmade Style: Naturally Handmade

And we’re back! I wanted to refresh my Handmade Style layout a wee bit so I could continue to bring you the best selection of handmade goods on a...

Handmade Support: Alexandra Sklar & The Merchant Home

Inspiration is an interesting word. The definition that we all probably think of is “the process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, especially to do something...