{shop re-stock. whoa.}


I worked The Sweat Shop this weekend –

{lovely lattice laptop bags}

{pink floral checkbook cover}

{blue houndstooth zipped pouch}

{teal poppies laptop bag}

{orange damask laptop bag}

{aqua poppies laptop bag}

and, back by popular demand –
{damask laptop bags}

What else did I do this weekend?
  • stayed in my PJs alllll day Saturday and sewed
  • went on a little Sunday morning walk with Zack
  • went to Panera Bread to get some bloggy work done :)
  • added gift certificates to the shop
  • listened to this song 100 times. And this song, too. Gussy Coldplay.
  • colored my hair
  • painted my fingernails :)

What about you? What did you do?
I’d love if you shared.

{some Gussy blog tips}


There’s always a lot going on here at Gussy has a lot to say {and sew}. And since there are so many new readers, roughly 1,200 of you daily, I thought I’d map out some important things about my blog. Besides, I know I talk {post} a lot… Hah!




Are you looking for some answers? Inside my
{FAQ} page
, you’ll find:

  • A few sewing tips
  • Information regarding sponsorship, blog features + giveaways
  • Custom Order policies
  • Info on Gussy materials
  • Why I added a Big Cartel shop

What are the Featured Artist posts?

  • Each Friday {soon this will be bi-monthly}, I feature an Etsy shop that I think is just darling
  • Most features include a giveaway
  • I offer these because I believe in handmade items/shops


Gussy Shop News:

  • When there’s news, you’ll find this section at the top of my blog, just beneath my blog header
  • Check here often for THE LATEST info on Shop News, including Gussy giveaways {hosted on another blog}
  • To the left of this section, also beneath my blog header, I share Gussy updates that I think are super important

DaySpring Ads:

  • This is located around my blog
  • I’m now an affiliate with DaySpring {Hallmark’s Christian subsidiary}, which means I earn a small percentage of your sale if you order something through this link
  • This income is generated by DaySpring; the items you buy do not cost more if you order through this banner link
  • The bottom line: DaySpring likes my blog and likes YOU — my readers, which is why they contacted me to be an affiliate

BlogFrog Community:

  • A place where we can have discussions with one another. More talking, yeow!
  • Join in — I’m always interested in your opinion, thoughts and ideas

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