Purses and Bags

| June 28, 2009

We have talked many times about reuse, redo and recycle, and I’m beginning to believe an entire craft show product line can be made out of recycled items.  Our customer waiting area has more “recycle” items for sale than “new fabric” items, and our customers are loving it!The purse from placemats, were originally intended to […]

Custom Handbag Parties Keep Guests in Stitches

| March 6, 2009

Madison Handbags began as a eureka moment for Trish Rost.  She was looking for a product to market through home parties when she thought about handbags.  Rost made some prototypes from designs she had created then she bought a bunch of different fabrics with the idea of letting the party-goers choose their own fabrics and […]

How To Make Jean Purses

| July 11, 2008

Jean purses are very easy and extremely inexpensive to make.  The next time you’re at a yard sale or flea market, look for some children’s or even adult size jeans.  You can probably get a bunch for a quarter or fifty cents each — make them into a variety of jean purse styles and you can then […]