The Life of Jennifer Dawn: I finally opened an Etsy Shop.

Sunday, December 26, 2010

I finally opened an Etsy Shop.

There are only a few items listed right now, but I finally did it!  I opened an Etsy ShopBluebird Cottage Designs is now open for business.

 Here is a question I have already been asked numerous times...

Why did you name your shop Bluebird Cottage Designs?

In case you too are wondering where the name came from, I will explain.  I love to name things--all things including vehicles and appliances.  The car is named Audrey.  My new Roomba--a Christmas present from Tim's mom and step dad--is now called Rosie.  You get the point.  Well, I have also named our house.  We have a modest brick ranch with a lovely view from the back.  The sweetest little bluebirds come to visit at my kitchen window.  That mixed with my love of naming things and...  
  The house received the name Bluebird Cottage.  (I'm sure Tim would like for me to mention that he does not call it that.  Just me.)  Since I will be making the things for the Etsy Shop from my home, I thought Bluebird Cottage Designs would be an appropriate name.


  1. Wow great stuff!! I am just learning to sew, but I knit baby things so you are very inspiring to me! Will you share your things on my linky party Friday?

  2. Wow, your blog is BEAUTIFUL!! Who designed it for you? I love it! :) And yay for etsy! I just opened my shop last week too!!

    I'm your newest follower from Market Yourself Monday :)

    Please stop by:

    - Ashley

  3. you've got a great blog and a cute etsy shop! I have an etsy shop myself which I had just open a few months ago! wish you all the luck with your newest endeavor!

  4. These dresses are soo cute and congratulations on your shop!

  5. They are lovely - good luck with your shop!! Do you have a follower link? Couldn't find one :-)

  6. Your killing me with your fabulous ideas.

    I would love for you to share on my blog party
    Amaze Me Monday Blog Party

  7. Thank you for linking up to the blog party. I can't get over how amazingly talented you are!!!
    Happy Holidays,

  8. Great ideas for little girls. I have a 2 1/2 year old grand daughter I love to sew for. I see a pile of summer dresses in her future:)
    Thanks for sharing.

    ~jan at

  9. those dresses are precious!! If you have a chance come link up to handmade tuesdays @ ladybug blessings...

  10. Congratulations! Me too! Isn't it fun being an entrepreneur?! I love your dresses, they're adorable.

  11. Good for you! I just opened one last week, too!

  12. Those are beautiful. Thanks for sharing and linking up at Trendy Treehouse! I will be featuring this post next week.

  13. VERY CUTE STUFF!!! I too sew girls dresses and outfits! I love the onesie dress... never made one of those! Have a great new years!

  14. So cute! Thank you for sharing!

  15. very cute dresses~ :3 congrats on opening an etsy store

  16. I'm visiting from The Trendy Treehouse!
    I Love your blog, its Gorgeous...

    Happy New Year

    P.s I am now a follower.

  17. Very cute. All the best luck with your shop!


Each and every one of your comments means so much to me. I love to hear from friends both old and new. Thanks for taking the time to stop by my little corner of the world and thanks for taking the time to let me know you were here.