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~Closed~ Giveaway! Octo’s ACEO Adventures

Hi Makoccino readers! I’m the shop owner at Windowfog, and I’ll be doing the majority of today’s guest blogging.First, I’d like to express my thanks to mako for agreeing to host my shop giveaway. I feel very honored and ecstatic to be able to do my little contest here. As mako blogged about earlier, I’m […]

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Featured Artist: Rachel – RDeSant86

Today’s featured artist is the gorgeous Rachel alias RDeSant86! Check out her beautiful vintage outfits! And now let’s get inspired!  look at meee! What is your background?My name is Rachel, I’m 24 years old and I live in Okemos, MI (near Lansing). I work full-time in property management to support my Etsy addiction, but I […]

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Windowfog presents: Octo’s ACEO Adventures

Today I wanted to introduce you to the lovely Windowfog! Her shop offers handmade string dolls and origami garlands. These dolls aren’t just made of string – they are made of just a single thread that she carefully turns into a cute string ornament. One of her more popular items is her cute Octo string doll that has already made a […]

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illustration friday

I wanted to start something new and creative. Since I’m following illustration friday for a couple of weeks I always wanted to participate in order to paint/draw more and be creative!  This time the friday’s topic was “swept”. This card wasn’t supposed to be for this topic but I have actually found a nice quote that fits perfectly to […]

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Featured Artist: Shawnna – garbaje

Our today’s featured artist is Shawnna alias garbaje! She has pretty recycled jewelry in her shop! Please check out her shop! Tell us a bit about yourself: look at me! What is your background? I grew up in a little country town about an hour east of Cleveland, Ohio. After highschool, I attended a liberal […]

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Treasury Time

Poppies are so beautiful, aren’t they? I finally wanted to create a treasury but I had no idea how to do that. Where to start? Should I create a theme at first or just search for pretty things. Therefore I asked the lovely Windowfog for help! And here is the result! Omg, I NEED this […]

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Welcome Octo!

Octo has finally arrived in Germany!!  He had a tough flight from Maryland, USA so he looks a little bit messy and confused..  At first he was too shy and tired to take pictures but I could convince him! Sadly it was a rainy and sticky weather so he had to to take off his cute […]

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