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Knitted Cat Hats with Glass Cat Eye Button Eyes

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"Megan is amazing. We love these cat eye buttons. They really made the cat hat pop! Great seller, fast shipping!" - Recent review from Carrie Morningwake from Colorado Springs, CO Here are some of the fun knitted cat hats she's made with a wide variety of colorful yarn selections and glass cat button eyes from here: Gotta love how the colors of the glass eye buttons are reflected in the yarn choices for each hat. So cool! Since Carrie's insisted that she'll be back for more glass eye buttons for future creations, we're excited to see what she'll show us she's made...

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Mini Top Hats Inspired by Alice in Wonderland

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These fun, miniature top hats by Stacie Barkin from Scottsdale, Arizona are whimsical creations inspired by Alice in Wonderland.  They are decorated with fabric flowers, motifs, glittery sparkles, and this yellow cat glass eye design.  Love the creativity put into these accessories! It'll be fun to see what Stacie makes next! To explore glass eye options for your own handmade creations, explore our current collections here. About the glass eyes from handmadeglasseyes.com: All artisan glass eyes are original graphic designs designed by Megan Petersen of Spokane, Washington Each cabochon is handmade with attention to detail and inspected for quality All...

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How Maggie Maintains Endless Inspiration for Her Beaded Eye Necklace Pendants

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As "crafty folk", most of us already know the importance of maintaining inspiration for our art.  Simply put, it is important to keep a flow of inspiration in the wings in order to keep coming up with ideas and motivation to keep making, especially if making our art happens to be our livelihood. Some of you may even think that the process of reaching constant creativity is complex or even scary. But listen, I want to tell you that it doesn't have to be so. Let me explain what I mean. I’d like to introduce you to Maggie from Nettlebed, United Kingdom. She's a jewelry designer...

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Steampunk Sculptures by John Belli

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Steampunk Sculptures from Megan Petersen on Vimeo.   John Belli from Sharon, MA creates intricate steampunk sculptures of animals that are brought to life with glass eyes from handmadeglasseyes.com Below is an incredible owl sculpture he made as a gift for his wife: To bring his owl sculpture to life John added these glass owl eyes. The next sculpture is of a cat, which was brought to life with these green cat eyes.  It is always so exciting to see the creative projects brought to life with glass eyes from handmadeglasseyes.com! About the glass eyes from handmadeglasseyes.com: All artisan glass...

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Purple Jackalope Taxidermy Art with Purple Fantasy Eyes

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Randi Graff from Cottage Grove, OR completed her original and magically inspired taxidermy art with a set of light purple cat or dragon glass eyes from handmadeglasseyes.com When describing the eyes that completed her project, Randi exclaimed "Beautiful!" in her 5-star review of the craft supply. The light purple color of the glass eyes matched the color of the fur of her project, and the sharp details within the iris design paired perfectly with the crystals Incorporated in her sculpture. You can view all sizes of these original glass eyes here on handmadeglasseyes.com.

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