Crafted from Faith | Elaine Creations Co. — dish cloths

Custom Creations with Elaine Creations Co.

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Custom Creations with Elaine Creations Co.

The best part about creating custom pieces is the freedom to make them however you would like! I have had several fun experiences creating custom pieces for people. Some of those creations I don't offer on the shop yet. Today I wanted to talk a bit more about how to start creating a custom piece with us. Whether you saw an idea on Pinterest or it just popped into your head, you can message me anytime with your ideas. Depending on what the idea is, I may or may not be the right person to make your idea come to...

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Mothers Day Gifts | Elaine Creations Co.

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Mothers Day Gifts | Elaine Creations Co.

Mother's Day will be coming up in a couple months, so I wanted to put together a little list of some of my favorite gifts for all the new and seasoned mothers out there! For the mothers-to-be, we have a bunch of adorable handmade creations for mothers of newborns. Our tiny heart stitch and little diamond beanies can add the finishing touch to a newborn photo session. Another customer favorite are our newborn security blankets. They come in different colors / animals and are made out of the softest yarn! Another great gift idea is jewelry, you can never go...

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Meet Your Local Artisan: Gretchen Elaine

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Meet Your Local Artisan: Gretchen Elaine
Hey everyone! Thanks for checking out our website and weekly blog! I wanted to do a little intro for those of your shopping and interested in meeting who is creating all of these beautiful creations!

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Pop Up Shops with Elaine Creations Co.

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Pop Up Shops with Elaine Creations Co.
This past year, we have had a couple Pop Up Shops with various vendor shows in PA. I just realized I never really talked about how they went with you all and a bit of the behind the scenes!

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Textures | Elaine Creations Co.

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Textures | Elaine Creations Co.

One element that has caught my eye with all the projects I create are all the textures. There is texture in everything even monochromatic pieces. Different stitching and knots can create beautiful effects. One of my favorite textures is from my signature dish cloth and dish towels I have recently started creating. I knit traditionally to make them and the main stitch is called the moss stitch. I love how the texture of the knit pattern and the colors really come together. My favorite pieces from this collection are the earth tones and neutral colors. Although I offer many colors...

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