When you have a mermaid soul, you love to decorate yourself with things that remind you of the sea. From fish to mermaid tails to shells, you want these things on your body and in your home.
So if you know how to use resin, you can use the molds below to create unique mermaid gifts that will remind you of the ocean every day!
Many of these molds can be used with fondant to make mermaid birthday treats, too!
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A bone folder is a dull-edged hand tool that can be used to fold and crease material to give a sharper fold than pressing with fingers can give. You can put more pressing on the fold, really digging the crease into the paper, leather, or other material that you are folding.
Despite the name, they can be made of other materials than bone, like plastic or metal. Those made from bone, however, are less likely to leave a residue on the finished product than plastic.
Another common material that bone folders are made from is bamboo, which is popular in Japan.
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What is ethical fashion?
Ethical sustainable fashion is essentially going back to the original form of the fashion industry: Well made pieces, made from high quality materials, and made to stand the test of time.
Even though ethical fashion is based in the past, it’s a present and future trend and becoming more popular as the general public starts to realize the destruction that the fashion industry can create.
Ethical fashion is the exact opposite of the fast fashion you see on websites like Wish. Those cheap clothes are the product of horrible working conditions, low pay, bad materials, and fast production times that make the end product quick to break down and contributes to both human rights abuses and climate change.
Continue reading Building An Ethical Wardrobe Is A Rewarding And Important Act of Mindfulness
Wedding season is coming up, which means many of you are looking for frugal wedding alternatives to your expensive bouquets and plant decor. Luckily, there is an easy and beautiful budget wedding option: Artificial plants.
I recently added some new listings that will be perfect for the frugal bride! These fake plants will never die, which means you can keep the memories alive forever.
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These new arrivals to my Etsy store will be a beautiful addition to your craft supplies. The shiny metallic color of these washi tapes will make your bullet journal layouts or planner spreads stand out.
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Tea tree oil, which comes from an Australian tea tree and is also known as melaleuca oil, is an essential oil made from steaming the tree’s leaves.
It’s one of the few essential oils that I use and truly believe in its efficacy. A lot of information about essential oils is more folklore than science, but there is real science behind the uses for tea tree oil.
Continue reading The Amazing Benefits and Uses of Tea Tree Oil
It’s inevitable that after the Christmas gift buying season, nearly everyone running a shop is looking for ways to avoid the Spring and Summer sales slump. While to some extent it’s impossible to totally avoid the slump, there are ways you can improve your Etsy shop that will bring in more sales.
Continue reading Four Tiny Tweaks To Make Your Etsy Shop More Profitable