Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Little Red Cottage Buttons in Etsy Treasuries!

I'm tickled pink that two of my Hand Dyed Button Packs are in two new Etsy Treasuries....

My Cranberry Buttons are featured in "Verry Berry", created by giggles.....
and can be found here:

"Verry Berry" Etsy Treasury


My Harvest Pack of Buttons can be found in "Owl City", created by fosterbk.....and it can be found here:

"Owl City" Etsy Treasury

I just listed new hand dyed button packs.....please check them out in the Hand Dyed Shop Section of my Little Red Cottage! There you will find new ones like:

Pumpkin Patch
Churned Butter (version 2!)
Real Teal
Christmas Tree

Hurry, they are already going fast!! xoxo

Friday, September 24, 2010

Jumbo Cotton Rick Rack....fabulous colors just restocked!

Ohhhhhhhhh....so happy when the Big Brown Truck comes down my street, and I know there is something on it for ME! (and you!!)

I have just restocked/relisted 9 colors of Jumbo Cotton Rick Rack in my Little Red Cottage! First, check out some examples of how I have added the Oatmeal Rick Rack to the bottom of a scrapbook layout....and then how I have added the Light Pink Rick Rack to the bottom of some gift tags....love love love this trim! So perfect for sewing!

Check out the Rick Rack shop section to find all these restocked colors:

Cranberry Red
Denim Blue
Coral Red
Natural/Off White
Rust Orange
Light Pink

Would you like to WIN SOME OF THIS WONDERFUL RICK RACK? Then run on over to the Crafty Girl's Workshop Blog, and enter the giveaway there! But don't hesitate! The giveaway ends soon....midnight on the 26th! (and then it turns into a PUMPKIN, I believe!) xoxo

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Rick Rack and Buttons Giveaway at Crafty Girl's Workshop Blog!!!

RUN on over to the Crafty Girl's Workshop Blog, and enter the fabulous giveaway contest featuring Little Red Cottage's jumbo cotton rick rack and hand dyed buttons!!!!

No...really!!!!!!!!!! GO NOW! Click on this link to get you there!!
Crafty Girl's Workshop!!

Anna has created so many different ways to enter the giveaway contest, check it out!.................and speaking of Rick Rack...................another lovely big chipboard box will be delivered tomorrow afternoon! I can hardly wait to relist some gorgeous colors that have been out of stock for awhile...if you need a LOT of rick rack for a project....now is the time to think ahead and get all the yardage you need! xoxo

Monday, September 20, 2010

May Arts Grosgrain Rick Rack!! Beautiful Fall Colors!

Check out the beautiful new May Arts ribbon I just added to my Little Red Cottage!

Grosgrain Rick Rack, in a 1" wide size...perfect for scrapbooking and other paper crafts! I used this fabulous rick rack in the orange color along the bottom of this layout recently! So cute, and lightweight for my pages, perfect for layering!

This grosgrain rick rack is available in Light Pink, Orange, Red, Aqua, Dark Pink or Brown! Go check it out in the Rick Rack Shop Section of my Little Red Cottage on Etsy! As always...if you need a different yardage, just contact me via convo on Etsy! Thank you! xoxo

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Lots of new items will be listed soon in the shop!!

Oh my goodness!!

Ever since the Big Brown Truck dropped off the Big Cardboard Box, I have had a Major Photography Session that turned into a Major Photo Editing Session.....which will lead to a Major Creation of New Listings for Little Red Cottage!!

Here is a photo of the basket I took outside with some of the new goodies inside!

Stay tuned! xoxo

Friday, September 17, 2010

May Arts Check Gingham Ribbon - Back in stock at Little Red Cottage!

Ohhhh.....the lovely brown truck just stopped in front of my house, and dropped pound after pound of wonderful ribbon! I've never been so happy to see a cardboard box!

Some are old favorites...like this gorgeous MAY ARTS PINK CHECK GINGHAM RIBBON .....and some are brand new to the shop, and I'll photographing and listing them as soon as I can! They have a new yardage and price point....go check them out in my shop!

Here is a photograph of an album class kit I used the PINK ribbon in....I used it tied onto the book rings......stapled into pleats, and tied around a posie flower stem! (This kit is still available! Email me if you would like more information! I'll be listing it on Etsy soon! LittleRedCottage (at) gmail (dot) com)

This gorgeous vintage-inspired ribbon also comes in:

RED (so classy!)

BLACK (too perfect for Halloween!)

TURQUOISE BLUE (another favorite of mine, just goes with everything!)

LIGHT GREEN (perfect for Christmas gift wrapping and bows!)

Check back soon for more wonderful ribbons and trims! I'll be working down to the bottom of this huge cardboard box somehow!! xoxo

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Falling into Autumn...LittleRedCottage.etsy.com in a Treasury....

Ohhhhhhhhhhh so many wonderful fall/autumn Etsy Treasuries keep popping up! It one of those "favorite times of year" for lots of people! I am almost...almost....ready to convert my own little house to a "Little Pumpkin Cottage!"

Check out FALLING INTO AUTUMN curated by giltandenvy.etsy.com....

My BURNT ORANGE BUTTON PACK, PAPRIKA....fits right into the color scheme!

My hand dyed packs are going fast...you will love the rich, deep colors of a hand dyed button for your projects! Please feel free to convo me on Etsy if you need more than one pack, if you need a special mix of colors, or just to say hi! xoxo

PS: I recently created a Facebook Fan Page for LittleRedCottage.etsy.com!! You'll find shop updates, photos of recently listed items, and a discount code if you explore the tabs a bit! Don't forget to click on "Like" on the top! Thank you!

Little Red Cottage Facebook Fan Page!

Monday, September 13, 2010

More Terrific Treasuries on Etsy!

Little Red Cottage is happy to have some more items, like my buttons here, featured in Etsy's Treasuries....curated collections/list of items found throughout Etsy...with a theme. Check these out:

Surrounded by Friends...For Piecemama
is a collection of items from the Etsy shops of people who are friends with "Piecemama", Jewel...who is going through a difficult time...it's a sweet, thoughtful collection put together by jenniferlynnstudio.

Button, Button....Who's Got the Buttons?
is a super fun, eclectic mix of buttons to be found on Etsy...my mega pack of Halloween Harvest Buttons is found amongst this fun group created by SusanEknits!

Sunday, September 12, 2010

New Hand Dyed Buttons at LittleRedCottage.etsy.com!

I've been hard at work...and there are some new colors of Hand Dyed Buttons in the shop!

I love this pink....


...if you love it too, be sure to snag it fast...it's a limited edition, and the packs available have more buttons!

Can't forget red...especially now that the Holiday Season is quickly approaching....


....and cherry tomatoes are exactly what this pack remind me of! They will be getting a Christmasy name as we get closer to the season!

While you are at Etsy, be sure to check out the latest Treasury I'm in!

Mustard & Brown

It's a gorgeous collection of deep Autumn yellows and browns.....handcrafted items and lovely supplies like my buttons!

Thursday, September 9, 2010

School Carnival Time! (Raffle Tickets in a Fun Etsy Treasury!)

A huge thank goes out to: buttonsoupjewelry.etsy.com for including my Light Green Carnival Raffle Tickets in her vivid Etsy treasury:

School Carnival!

I have admired buttonsoup and "favorite" many of her Etsy items on a regular basis...I love what she does with buttons!

Raffle/Carnival tickets make wonderful little journaling notes for your scrapbook layouts, mini albums and other paper arts....check out how I used the magenta pink color in a row across the bottom of the layout to create a quick, and space-saving spot to journal!

Raffle Carnival Tickets are available in:

Light Green




Dark Green

Convo me if you need special quanities for a special event....my raffle carnival tickets have been used in wedding decor, for birthday parties too!

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Today's Featured Seller: Lizziboo.etsy.com!

Where do the Buttons go?

I always love to find out where the buttons, ribbons and rick rack go when they leave my Little Red Cottage......what fun handmade creations do they end up in?

Turns out my Coraline Black Assorted Button Pack makes wonderful EYES on handcrafted felt creatures!

Check out the Blue Octopus Felt Plushie with Beaded Embellishment

and the ADORABLE Green Felt Owl Plushie-Sized Friend complete with


...darling felt creatures created by Lizziboo on Etsy! Working with felt is HOT! She also makes earrings, felt magnets and pins. I was happy to create a custom button pack with matched pairs of button eyes for her creations.

Convo me if you need custom button packs for eyes....for Halloween or Christmas projects...for anything! xoxo

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

LittleRedCottage.etsy.com Rick Rack is in a Treasury!

Check out the lovely Etsy treasury:

Grey and brown, never bored

created by:


My pretty Caramel Brown Jumbo Cotton Rick Rack can be found among these gorgeous and wonderfully textured items!


(new items are coming soon!! I just reordered many colors of Jumbo Rick Rack, and I have some brand new goodies to share with you soon!)

Sunday, September 5, 2010

Etsy Treasury! Love Orange!!

Sensational Sunset.....an Etsy Treasury by ladygreenjeans ........my hand dyed orange buttons made it into this wonderful collection of warm and cozy orange vintage, handmade and supply items!
(........and I figured out how to take a screen shot! Click on the link above to see my buttons and all the wonderful goodies!)

Halloween Time on Etsy!

My hand dyed Halloween orange buttons are happy to be in an Etsy Treasury!

Check it out here:

Helloooo Halloween!

I'm so happy to be with so many other AWESOME items! I particularly love the:

Vintage Button Necklace

and the....

Vintage Lucite Bead Earrings

Check out my hand dyed button pack, ORANGE GROVE, in this fun treasury created by Laura Stirrett!

Saturday, September 4, 2010

Jumbo Cotton Rick Rack on Sale at Little Red Cottage!


Save 25% off ALL colors of Jumbo Cotton Rick Rack!!

You find lots of gorgeous colors like this Cranberry Red (Hot Hot Hot color for fall!) and Olive Green (gorgeous ANY time of year!).......just check out the Rick Rack Shop Section!

I'll refund you as promptly as possible via Paypal. If you are using another payment method, or need a custom yardage of a color or two...just convo me on Etsy, and I'll be happy to set up a custom listing for you!

Happy Crafting! ♥♥♥

Little Red Cottage has an item in an Etsy Treasury!

Check out the pretty Etsy Treasury/Collection of shop items created by Artlace! It's called "The Leaves are Still Green"........and indeed they are! More often than not, the leaves on the tree in my area do not change until late December or January! There are some wonderful pieces of tatted jewelry, bracelets, craft supplies and other lovely items featured.............

................my shop item featured is the 7 Gypsies Velvet Leaves in Green and Brown!

I have other 7 Gypsies items available, cream/tan leaves, purple flowers, gaffer tape, and two different styles of brads...........check them out in the Scrapbooking Embellishments Shop Section.

Here is a link to the Treasury itself....enjoy!
Leaves Are Still Green

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

LittleRedCottage.etsy.com is in an Etsy Treasury!

Check out this lovely treasury created by emmarts! It features one of my newest Autumn Button Packs....
Owl in the Forest!

Treasuries are collections of Etsy items that are created by Etsy sellers to showcase a certain color, style, or theme....this one is a gorgeous Autumn one! Happy to be included in this one!

Camel is the New Faux Bois - Check it out!

Jumbo Cotton Rick Rack in Fall/Autumn and Halloween Colors!!

Little Red Cottage has a wonderful assortment of rich colors available in JUMBO COTTON RICK RACK for the Autumn and Halloween Crafting season...........you will especially love the fact that this jumbo rick rack is 100% cotton....perfect for your sewing projects!!

Check out these fab colors:

ORANGE (shown)

CRANBERRY RED (super hot color for this fall season, this rick rack has already been featured in several Etsy Fall-themed Treasuries!)

MUSTARD YELLOW (super rich color....I love how it sets off both other rich fall colors and it's brighter friends!)

RUST ORANGE (gorgeous shade of deep orange!!)

AQUA (One of Etsy's recent articles mentioned how Autumn colors might include a great punch of aqua or turquoise....add it with this gorgeous shade!)

Need a different yardage that what is listed...........just convo me on Etsy, I would be more than happy to set up a custom listing for you....or even special order what you need!