Category: Sewing

Jolly Hollyday Sale

Weekly Feature #40—First ODM Shop Sale of the Holiday Season

Thanks For Sharing!Have a Jolly Hollyday! We’re stoked and we’re stocked (295+ Listings), and ready for the first shop-wide sale of the Holiday Season. From Monday November 20th through Friday December 1st, all stock, vintage and handmade (excluding clearance) will be discounted 15%. Stay tuned for deeper discounts on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. Christmas Time  … Read more →

O Deer Mercantile- Gaia- Mini Plush

In the LimeLight! Weekly Feature #9

Thanks For Sharing!Weekly Etsy Shop Feature     Just a quick shop update for Week #9! I will check in soon with my progress on painting and organizing the workroom/office area. Hopefully by next week we will be in a position to start listing a lot of new vintage goodies on O Deer Mercantile. Today, we are featuring Gaia’s latest handmade… Read more →

In the LimeLight! Weekly Feature #5

Thanks For Sharing!Wednesday Weekly Etsy Shop Feature Featuring Mini-Plush Sitting Kitty In the LimeLight this week is adorable Purple Sitting Kitty. She was designed and sewn by O Deer Woman Gaia. Long enamored of Pokémon, plushies, fantasy art, Manga and anything to do with Anime, Gaia has been heavily influenced by these interests.  Her artistic expression and style reflect this fascination… Read more →

Upcycling a Sewing Table: A Nex Addition to the Craft Room

Upcycling a Sewing Table

Thanks For Sharing!An (Old) New Addition to the Craft Room So, a year ago or so my Grandma gave me a vintage Kenmore sewing machine, and it’s pretty dang sweet.  It’s really served me well for the past year!  The only problem I’ve had with it really was the fact that its size made it pretty awkward to store when… Read more →

O Deer Mercantile Weekly Feature

In the LimeLight! Weekly Feature #1

Thanks For Sharing!Wednesday Weekly Shop Feature This week we are starting a new weekly feature on O Deer. We are going to choose one of the very cool items we have for sale on our Etsy Shop— O Deer Mercantile to put in the Limelight. Products in our shop range from a great selection of vintage goodies to small plush treasures handcrafted… Read more →

Vintage Kenmore 1970's

Gaia’s *New* Sewing Machine

Thanks For Sharing!Vintage Kenmore ~ Circa 1970s For a long time now, Gaia has been sewing on a small, portable machine that really has not served her purpose very well. I have a relatively new Brother sewing machine with lots of bells and whistles, as well as a beautiful restored Singer (probably made in the 1940s) which was all I sewed on… Read more →