Author Archives: DawnGillDesigns

About DawnGillDesigns

Finally able to make stuff and get paid for it!!! How cool is this?!

Celebratory Draw Winner!!

I’ve got (almost) all my commissions in the post / collected and today I wrapped some of the gifts I’ve been buying from small independants. I felt it was time to make the draw from my celebratory giveaway, which, if … Continue reading

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Celebratory Draw!! 6 years and over 800 customers

Whoop-whoop and wowsers, I can’t really believe it. November 2020 marks my 6th anniversary of my Etsy shop and also my 800th sale. I’ve now sold to every continent, and almost every country (west of the Black Sea, that is!). … Continue reading

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Cross posting – That Which is Kept Locked Away — the fiction phial

I do very little cross posting here, on WordPress – I mostly prefer to use Twitter to shout out about other people’s work, but this super-short story popped up in my feed today, and I thought the beautiful prose and … Continue reading

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Scraphappy October 2020

You might have noticed (if you catch my social media occasionally) that recently I’ve been boasting sharing the reviews I’ve been getting from recipients of a #HookerRing The most popular options are stamped with a metal punch, to give a … Continue reading

Posted in #HandmadeHour, #HookerRing, #StitchKeeper, Crochet, ScrapHappy, silver, Stuff I love, Uncategorized | 25 Comments

Ring A Month – September 2020

Well, it’s not really September’s. I’m cheating a little September’s theme was ‘New’. I’ve used this challenge to incorporate something new every month so far, and I had intended to continue my journey into flush setting with a simple, stacking … Continue reading

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