Monday, November 30, 2009

Gypsy Eye Features in Carefree Treasury

Thanks to dina fragola For creating this splendid treasury a featuring my Phoenix Soap


Cyber Monday Specials......

Today is the last day to take advantage of Free Shipping Worldwide on all purchases at Gypsy Eye Studio. Also take advantage of the Buy 2 get the Third Free sale on all earrings and hair accessories. See shop announcement for details.

Sunday, November 29, 2009

It's Ornamental, My Dear

Celebrate this season with handmade treasures. Start a tradition by collecting amazing artisan ornaments will be heirlooms in the years to come.

Fun Retro Ornament Set by allthingswhite

Christmas Tree Hoop Ornament by ChelseaVanTol

The General - Hand Embroidered Ball Ornament (temari style) by selahestelle

Friday, November 27, 2009

Happy Black Friday

Gypsy Eye Studio is offering free shipping now through Monday November 30th. Also all hair accessories and earrings are Buy 2 get the Third Free see shop announcement for details. If you've had enough of the malls and the ordinary gifts SHOP HANDMADE!!!

Buy Handmade

BRRRR..... It's getting cold outside

BRRRR..... It's getting cold outside

Give the gift of warmth with these great cold weather accessories

Tis the Season to Buy Handmade

The holidays are all about well wishes and family. Buying handmade is the perfect solution, if you are not creating your own handmade gifts this year. The handmade community is about creating great original items filled with love and happiness from the creator. Take the opportunity to find a great personalized item for your loved ones and help support talented artists while doing so. Follow this blog for great inspiration for the perfect holiday gift.

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

August Giveway #2 Winner Announced

The winner of the second August Giveaway has been drawn and announced:

Congratulations to Mrs. B

I will be contacting you shortly

Stay tuned for the first September Giveaway that will begin in briefly....

Thanks to everyone that entered this August!

The Mighty Squirm and Creepy Queen Team Up



along with


present a deliciously dark double giveaway


A Medium white 'Skel-Belle' Tee, and 3 Stickers!


A Medium, navy/charcoal, Organic Cotton, 'Hearse' Tee, and 3 stickers!

Visit Creepy Queen Magazine to find out more information on how to enter from the site and the winner will be drawn Thursday, September 10th

Sunday, August 23, 2009

August Giveway #2

Win A Set of Laura Bobbies

Leave a comment to enter for a chance to win your own set of Laura Bobbies. They are a classic and chic staple for day or evening wear. Winner will be chosen September 1st randomly. Please be sure to leave a way for me to contact you if your are the winner.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Alexis Winner Announced

Congratulations to the Winner of the Alexis Barrettes :

LittleElf - I'll be contacting you briefly. Stay tuned within the next day the 2nd August Giveaway will be released.

Thanks for all the interest and splendid comments about Gypsy Eye !!!

Friday, August 14, 2009

Etsy Owls Trunk Show

Join the Etsy Owls on Wednesday August 19th from 7:00- 8:30pm EST in the Virtual Labs to take part in their Virtual Trunk Show. Take the opprotunity to have these skilled artisans showcase their work for you, and have the chance to win some great prizes while doing so. For more information check out the official page of the trunk show.

Monday, August 3, 2009

August Giveaway

Gypsy Eye Studio has decided to begin having a bi-weekly giveaway on this blog.Go check out Gypsy Eye Studio on Etsy , then leave me a comment here about your favorite item and why you adore it. Your comment here enters you into the giveaway. On August 15th I'll randomly choose a name to decide the winner.

Please be sure to leave a way for me to reach you if you're not a Blogspot user (Myspace, email, Twitter, Etsy shop, etc)!

The lucky winner will receive.........

Their own set of Alexis Barrettes and a special surprise from Gypsy Eye Studio.

Saturday, July 18, 2009

Gypsy Eye Studio featured ArtCardist


Main Entry: art-card-ist

Pronunciation: \ˈärt-card-ist\

Function: noun

Date: circa 2009

1. one who professes and practices an imaginative art card

2. one who is adept at creating, trading, buying and selling art cards and ACEO without bias

3. a skilled performer in the fine art of both ATC and ACEO

Kristy Kroth-Hoops of Gypsy Eye Studio is the latest featured ArtCardist Be sure to check out her gallery along with some other amazing artists at

Friday, July 17, 2009

CreepyQueen's Recession Plan-O-Rama!

Alright guys, I know times are tough, so that is why we are holding CQ Mag's RECSSION PLAN O'RAMA! We know that you can't always afford the advertising and promotion available, and so we decided to start giving some away for free!

1st. PRIZE: Completely free inclusion of three of your products in our celebrity gift bags! Not only will your products be sent to Christina Ricci, Helena Bonham Carter, & Rose McGowan, but you will also receive a photo of the basket, and inclusion in a press release that will be distributed! **to enter you must read all the info on the gifting page and be able to have the products in our hands by August 20th at the latest. If you are unable to fulfill this, the prize will go to the runner up.**

Be sure to check in with Creepy queen to find out the other great prizes and how to enter this contest with great opportunities

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Creepy Queen Magazine is having this fantastic giveaway featuring MercysMark

Creepy Queen is a great source for finding some of the best up and coming artists that are furthering the handmade revolution

Trapped and Featured!!

Dreadful Designs has featured Gypsy Eye Studio in their ever so fantastic blog Dreadful Musings.
Check out their spotlight on my Trapped soap and other great Dark Side finds. Jinn of Dreadful Designs has done a fabulous job on showcasing some amazing creative endeavors.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Gypsy Eye Studio is the featured shop of the week at the official MySpace site for Etsy's Dark Side. Etsy's Dark Side features the talents of some of today's most innovative artists found on Etsy, all with a touch of creeping darkness and mystery about them. Check out my feature this week and some of the other wonderful shops from past spotlights. Here's the link

And thanks to Maya from Static White Stitchery for showcasing these great artists every week

Monday, March 16, 2009

Create a great pair of retro barrettes

Create a set of mod barrettes by following these easy steps.
1. Cut two 2.25inch strips of black and white dashed ribbon.
2. Attach each strip of ribbon to a 2.25inch barrette using an all purpose tacky adhesive.
3. Stack 1inch diameter white vintage button upon 1.75inch in diameter black vintage button and attach using a clear all purpose adhesive.
4. Using the adhesive again attach a red 5 petal vintage Lucite bead centered on the button stack.
5. Finish off the flower center by attaching a 3mm black glass bead with adhesive. Using tweezers will help insure accuracy and no smudges.
6. Repeat steps 3-5 to create a second button and bead stack.
7.Using a clear adhesive again attach each stack to the center of the covered barrette and allow time to dry to complete this set of hip barrettes.

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

The Creation of Gypsy Eye Studio

I have been creating the strange and unusual for years. Gypsy Eye Studio came about when I truly began to manifest all of my peculiar urges into cutting edge art and accessories. I will always to probe the Earth for new curiosities and imponderables to use as the muse to my dark art.......