Carrie Spradlin

These are a few of my favorite things…

Moving so soon? January 17, 2009

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I’m moving!

Now that I’ve told everyone I know about my new blog, I’m changing addresses.  Better now than later, right?  🙂

Please change your favorites/bookmarks (wishful thinking?) to

Thanks everyone!  See you over there!!!


Belly bands from Cutiefruity! January 16, 2009

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Today’s fun etsy find is in honor of the many friends I have that are currently expecting (or hoping to be expecting in the near future)!

Here’s what cutiefruity says about her belly bands:

Belly Bands are practical and fashionable. Check my other listings for a variety of colors and prints. They are made of poly lyrca knit. Sizing is based on the hip measurement. If this item is a gift, I will add a free gift tag, just let me know.


Belly bands are great for:
♥ Covering unzipped pants
♥ Making the pre-pregnancy wardrobe last longer
♥ Covering the panel on maternity pants
♥ Smoothing out the muffin top
♥ Use as a Nursing Bra at night
♥ Lengthening too short shirts
♥ Keeping warm in the winter
♥ The look of layers without a full layer under clothes

Click on the picture to visit this shop!



AlloverArt’s Hand Painted Resin Pendant… January 15, 2009

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Today’s fun find from is a hand painted resin pendant by AlloverArt.

Here’s what she says about this pendant:

Here’s an eye-catching 1.5 inch (3.81 cm) circle fine art resin pendant on a black Chinese silk cord. This tiny acrylic painting is one-of-a-kind, and depicts a white tree silhouette on a red background.

This original miniature painting was created with high quality acrylic paints on a wooden tile. The painting was then sealed on every surface, and then received a high-gloss resin finish which gives it a very polished look. The finished effect is similar to that of a heavy glass pendant, but it is actually very lightweight. The pendant features a large silver-plated aanraku bail securely fastened to the back, and comes with an 18 inch (45.72 cm) black Chinese silk cord with a lobster claw clasp.

Click on the picture to visit this shop!



Little birdies… January 14, 2009

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I think these little birds are really cute!  They are made of felt by livlf13 on Etsy.

Here’s what livlf13 says about these cuties:

these adorable birds are perfect for you desk, atop your computer or anywhere else!

they are hand needle felted with wire legs and glass eyes.

height: 1 inch to 1 inch and 1/4 depending on size legs.

Click the picture to visit this shop!



Baby go-go boots from kaboogie… January 13, 2009

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Today’s fun find is for custom made go-go boots for baby!  I think these are adorable, practical and affordable!

Here is what kaboogie says about these cute boots:

Ok, so here’s my girlie version of the commando boot! A little higher for under skirts with tights! I have many colors to choose from, the boots in the picture are for illustration purposes only and may not be available.

Elastic ankle hugs, not bites. Repurposed materials. Velcro strap at mid calf. Inside flap to keep from gapping. Non-skid new suede soles for new walkers. Extra layer of flannel between two layers of suede (includng the sole) for added warmth. “About” 5 1/2 inches high.

She has many colors to choose from.  Click on the picture to visit her shop!



My latest Treasury January 12, 2009

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Here is my latest Treasury from

(A treasury is like a gallery of some of my favorite things on Etsy, usually according to a theme.)

This one is entitled “I’m so blue.”



Handmade soaps (etc.) by ShopDavinia

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Today’s fun find is a yummy handmade soap from

Cranberry Orange Fig Luxury Soap

Here is what she says about it:

This seasonal soap create a striking blend of the tart bite of cranberry , sweet orange and mild, alluring fig. It creates a wonderful holiday scent.

This soap is made from high quality vegetable oils and moisturizing glycerine. It does not contain sulfates or harmful chemicals and absolutely NO harsh detergents or foaming agents.

Her soaps are great gift ideas and very affordable!  Have fun browsing through her shop!