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Monday, November 9, 2009

Vintage Gypsy Hippy Clothing

Vintage flower power 1960s 1970s Gypsy Clothing from Sasha's Ethnic Bling Boutique Here in Tessimal's Etsy Shop!

My entire shop is completely moved to an Artist Loft at Eastworks****
SUMMER OF LOVE FLOWER POWER COLLECTION GYPSY HEART Boutique of Sasha Berman is merging with Tessimal. Gypsy Heart Boutique has been in business in many incarnations since 1991 and has won numerous "Best of the Valley" Awards, presented by The Valley Advocate Newspapers. It started in a tightly packed, small, red-walled basement in Amherst, Massachusetts . When a lava lamp fell on her head, Sasha knew it was time to look for larger digs, and the store soon moved to its former location on Main Street in Northampton. Now Sasha has decided to DOWNSIZE and dive into the wellspring of creative pursuits. She has decided to be a "part-time workaholic"Focussing on Poetry and handing the Torch to Tessimal to spread her exotic clothes all over Etsy Land. So here is your chance to find that treasured garment that will make you Bling with Pizazz and Dazzle your Fans.
Here in Tessimal's Shop you will find Sasha's pre-loved, experienced clothing, costume and accessories with good vibes. You will find clothing and jewels from all the countries that you dream of visiting someday. The shop has been characterized by friends as "the center of the universe", attracting a wacky range of prolific performance artists, original creative dressers, and outrageous individuals who have decided "to wear purple" long before they're old.If you would like to visit and find out more about Sasha look here:

Monday, November 2, 2009

Acid Rock Gypsy Cloth

New Fabric for all to Enjoy Great for Belly Dance Veils with lots of glitzzz!!!

Thursday, July 9, 2009

Moving To Art Loft

Hi Folks this Artist is going to move into an Art loft in August. I will be Creating lots of Kewl stuff because I will have lots of Space and you can view my creations every second Saturday of the month during monthly gallery Art walks!

BlastPast Blogspot

Here is a link to a great Vintage Blog:

Blast from the Past Vintage

Hey everyone A great Blogger found me on Etsy go check out her blog for fun vintage items!

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Robot Doll Box Steampunk Duchess Blonde Bombshell

This Steampunk Beauty has more sisters coming. A new race emerging from the greatest meteor explosion.

The earth stood still after a huge meteor smashed the planet and sucked all mechanical energy into oblivion.

So crafty survivors started constructing robot box dolls out of the heaping mounds of rubble . To restore there love for art and mechanical objects.

Robot Box Duchess stands 9 1/2" high.

Duchess Robot Reconstructed doll box will be so happy when you rescue her from the button pit, and adopt her into your home

Act now and do your duty save the maiden in distress, Buy this listing from Tess.

This little reconstructed dolly will come on a gold leaf stand she can be used to store your button cards , jewelry or even money.

She can have a great time adding huge vintage, shabby chique,or steampunk theme to any decor in your boudoir.

Friday, June 19, 2009

Pupi Styl Made in Italy Collectable Felt Animals

How cute a Bambi Felt Deer and there is many different collectable ones to find. Blythe likes them too.

Pupi Styl Collectable Animals

Well come check out these cute collectable felt animals made in the 1970s and 1960s. Pupi Styl animals made in Italy. Too cute and they match with Blythe with those cute eyes with long eye lashes.

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Fabric Covered Buttons

Vintage Fabric Covered Buttons. Kewl and Arty Buttons to wear or add to jewelry. Great for making bracelets too.

Sunday, March 8, 2009

Vintage 1960s Retro Fabric

Hey everybody I just listed some Kewl new to you Vintage Fabric Pieces go take a look at Etsy.

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Blythe Hippy Chick Fashion 1960s Dresses

Hey Folks Check out my Psycadelic Fabric Dresses all made from Vintage Fabric from the 1960s and 1970s.

I even make Paper Dollies that come with all of my dresses.

All of my dresses are made with rare vintage fabrics , check back to see my latest designs.

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Blythe Arrived At My House

I am very Pleased! I received Can Can Cat Blythe in the Mail! Yay!!! Thank you so much!
She was living in New Hampshire and made the cold journey down to Amherst Massachusetts.
I would have Blogged about her sooner but, I just started Substitute teaching and have been really busy.
She is quite a groovy doll and I love the outfit Cynthia made her! Thanks Again!

I am making her clothes. This is her Vintage Blossom Calico print Chinese inspired Spring Dress. message image As you can see she is making friends with the other dollies here. She is such a stylish girl! Check back again or go to my etsy store to see more of her vintage fabric fun Blythe outfits! Thanks for looking!

Monday, January 19, 2009

Snow Land for Vintage Fabric

Hi Folks we had more snow again so its out to do the shoveling again. This time I got Izzy to scoop a few shovel fulls but that didn't last long she would rather be making Snow angels and walking up my ponderous snow heaped mountains. I will be Shipping off more of your fantastic vintage fabric and goods to all you etsians out there this week got a few packages going to Japan and Holland this time Woo Hoo International Buyers !

Friday, January 16, 2009

I am adopting Blythe

I am adopting this lovely Blythe Dolly. I am so excited ! I will be designing Cool Vintage Fabric Clothes for her I just can't wait! http://www.flickr.com/photos/25978230@N03/3197549890/

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Ice on the Driveway

Shoveling through the Ice to Get the Goods to the Post Office

Here we have My Partner Loren Shoveling through the ice to get the van out of the driveway. This could take all day long! Oh No it's too late the post office is closed! We will have to ship tomorrow! Yes folks we are struggling here in this Artic Tundra but alas, we always eventually prevail and arrive at the post office to deliver the goods, Just like Santa!

Shipping Process for Vintage Fabrics

Hi Folks , I will be delving into the process of steps it takes for you to receive your purchases at my Etsy Store. Just so you know what it is like to fight the winter in a struggling economic economy.

Monday, January 12, 2009

Save On Vintage Fabric With Tessimal Just Post a Comment

Hi Folks! Check out my new blog on Blogger.
Anyone who posts a comment on one of my blogs will get a 25% discount on their total purchase of 3 or more items in my Etsy Shop! Woo Hoo! NOTE YOU MUST EMAIL ME THROUGH ETSY TO RECIEVE YOUR DISCOUNT!

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Cute Vintage Fabric Pincushions

Hey I just designed some Vintage Fabric Pincushions. Here is a cute one made special for Valentines Day.

Sunday, January 4, 2009

Vintage Fabric Dolly Dress for Blythe or Suzie Sad Eyes

Vintage Strawberry Butterflies and Daisies Party
Dress for Blythe, Suzie Sad eyes, or other small doll.

This dress is made with Vintage fabric, Bric-a-Brac,white lace, and tiny Daisy trim.
The back closes with velcro.

This cute Party Dress also Comes with an elastic Head band.

I have been a doll maker for many years,today I am launching my vintage fabric Blythe doll vintage inspired dress designs. Which you can find on etsy.

Check back for more small doll dress designs coming soon!

Friday, January 2, 2009


HI Folks I am Having a Happy New Year Sale! Check My Crazy Whim Sale Section In My Etsy Shop
I will make a deal if you want more than 3 items in my whole shop. Just email me and I will post a reserved listing for you.

Thursday, January 1, 2009

Retro Vintage Inspired Apron Made with Vintage Fabric

Here is a Vintage Inspired Vintage Fabric Apron.

Kool Enoki Mushroom Bark Cloth Fabric

Undergoing MyBlogLog Verification

I have these invisible antenna that are located on the top of my skull that help me to find rare vintage fabrics. Look at this one!

Capt'n Pajama Pants

Here is my Kiddo. She is Kookie! She likes to stay in her PJ's all Day. Here she is a Bundle of Fun! My favorite 8 year old! IZZY!**** TA DAH!

Etsy Vintage Street Team: 'Walking in a Vintage Wonderland' Featured Shop of the Day: VintageLinens!

Etsy Vintage Street Team: 'Walking in a Vintage Wonderland' Featured Shop of the Day: VintageLinens!

Buttons Buttons Vintage Fabric Buttons

Vintage Fabric Covered Buttons

Hey Everybody, Happy New Year! Woo Hoo! We got another lovely Blizzard in the North East. Ahh Shucks My Belly Dancing Gig was Canceled Because of the snow, there goes my tips blowing out the window Wa Wa!

I stayed in this New Years made chocolate chip cookies clam chowdah and garlic bread.I also made eggplant with garlic and spinach with Indian Spices served over Basmati rice with a little sauted enoki mushrooms with carrots Yum!

My little "Chicky Bicky" Stayed in Her pajamas all day watching "High School Musical" Over and Over. Loren Played Flamenco on his hand made guitar. And me Well I made a pile of FABRIC COVERED BUTTONS! Instant crafting low mess gratification! That's the craft for me! So check out these unique buttons and just think you can turn them into magnets, hair pins, thumbtacks, ponytail holders, and fancy paper clips. The possibilities are endless.

Check back here for more things you can do with VINTAGE FABRIC!