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Jun. 26th, 2017 06:15 pm
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life persists

$10 from this will go to the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico • trans people being kinda liminal & all • seemed appropriate


materials • i found the heavy steel wire along the side of the road

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living

• i think some of it is a paperclip, who knows where i got that thing

• i found the hoop in, like, the garage maybe?


size • the hoop is 8.25″ across


Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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they can try all they want to keep us down • we won’t be silenced

$5 from this will go to the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico • trans people being kinda liminal & all • seemed appropriate


materials • the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living


size • the entire piece is 3 3/4″ tall & 1 1/2″ wide


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The cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears or the sea. – Isak Dinesen

sometimes the way to deal with the overwhelming horribleness is to do a thing about it • sometimes we need to take time to mourn • sometimes we just need to get away

$5 from this will go to the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico • trans people being kinda liminal & all • seemed appropriate


materials • i traded for the bluegreen glass donut with a friend of mine from colorado • she got lip balm • it works

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living


size • the entire piece is just under 3″ tall

• & about an inch wide at its widest point


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keepin cool

Jun. 5th, 2017 01:10 pm
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sometimes you gotta take a break from the resistance • just to keep cool • marching’s hot work • sit down & have a drink of something cool

$5 from this will go to the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico • trans people being kinda liminal & all • seemed appropriate


materials • i found the seaglass while mudlarking along the banks of fountain creek in colorado • technically i suppose it’s creek glass

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living


size • the entire piece is just about 2″ tall

• the copper u is a little over 2″ wide

• & the creek glass is about 1″ wide


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done now

May. 17th, 2017 03:05 pm
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(Salt River Canyon in Arizona, February 2010)

but the important part is that even the most adventuresome of cats can Run Out & be Done Now Mom

anyway it’s a really nice 4×6″ postcard • (that’s 10ish by 15ish centimeters) • you could write something on it & send it to a friend • or stick it on your fridge • even send it to Loiosh if you wanted though he’d rather have nip

(i know the shipping is ridic • i will figure out how to fix it • in the meantime i will refund you the ridic part • sorry about that)

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I’ve always believed that all you need is one man to make a difference. To stand up when others are told to sit down. To speak loudly for those who have no voice. And to fight the good fight.”

$5 from this will go to the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico • trans people being kinda liminal & all • seemed appropriate


materials • i traded for the beads, with a friend of mine from Colorado

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living


size • the entire piece is just about 4 1/2″ tall

• & about 2 1/4″ wide at its widest point


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(but remember that ‘kind’ isn’t the same as ‘nice’ • & it sure doesn’t mean being a pushover)

$5 from this will go to the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico • trans people being kinda liminal & all • seemed appropriate


materials • i was gifted the purple beads by a friend of mine

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living


size • the entire piece is just about 4″ tall

• & the copper u is 1 1/2″ wide


Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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“Come buy, come buy:
Our grapes fresh from the vine,
Pomegranates full and fine,
Dates and sharp bullaces,
Rare pears and greengages,
Damsons and bilberries,
Taste them and try”
• christina rossetti • goblin market

pomegranates full & fine • plums on their twigs • bob at our cherries • citrons from the south • such fruits as these • no man can carry

no detergents • no fragrance oils • no petroleum (save it for driving with) • keep it simple with coconut oil & shea butter • straight-up, crap-free, gets-you-clean soap


ingredients • saponified coconut oil • glycerine • shea butter • water • berry extract • white oxide • organic pomegranate flavour oil • grapefruit essential oil • organic plum flavour oil • organic cherry flavour oil • frankincense essential oil • thyme essential oil • vetiver essential oil • green oxide • blue & purple ultramarines

size • 4.5 oz • 133 mL

handmade • natural • crap free • guaranteed

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and faces are high in protein • super great

$5 from this will go to the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico • trans people being kinda liminal & all • seemed appropriate


materials • the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living

• i picked up the steel wire from the side of the road

• the rock came from somewhere along the banks of Fountain Creek in Fountain, Colorado


size • the shark tooth-shaped rock is 1 1/4″ wide

• the steel u is 2″ across

• the whole piece is 3 1/4″ tall


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there is a different green.

$5 from this (& from all my jewelry) will go to the ACLU • they’ve got a lot to get done


materials • a friend made the lampworked glass beads & gave them to me

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living


size • the entire piece is just about 2 1/4″ tall

• the copper u is a little under 1 1/2″ wide


Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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i’ve learned so much • from women of colour, queer folk, disabled people • their knowledge is not comfortable • but it is necessary • find them & listen • & learn

$10 from this will go to the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico • trans people being kinda liminal & all • seemed appropriate


materials • the jar had jelly in it once • it was really tasty jelly

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living

• the beads are from an old necklace my roommate gave me to take apart


size • the lantern is 3.75″ high (not counting the handle) • & almost three inches across at the top


Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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two of my favourite Nazi-punchers • together til the end of the line

$5 from this will go to the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico • trans people being kinda liminal & all • seemed appropriate


materials • i found the seaglass while mudlarking along the banks of fountain creek in colorado • technically i suppose it’s creek glass

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living


size • the entire piece is just about 1.75″ tall • & 2.5″ wide


Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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red & blue • i forgot the white • close enough • Cap wouldn’t mind i think


materials • i traded soap to a friend for the beads

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living


size • the entire piece is just about 1 1/2″ tall • & about 1″ wide


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wildharvested, wildcrafted • or if you prefer • pickin greens • these are more sort of purpley-blue tho

anyways you’ll get an ounce (by weight) of dried juniper berries • (the pile in the second pic is about an ounce • for reference) • which i’ve harvested with GREAT CARE • from juniper trees here in the east mountains of new mexico • (some of em wound up on the ground anyways • don’t worry you won’t get those)

so you’re all but • what do i do with the stuff? • you can use it in incense • potpourri • grind em up & put em in soap • make a tincture & use that in lotion • juST FOR GOD’S SAKE DON’T EAT EM • some juniper berries are pretty edible & some aren’t • i’m pretty sure these are the ‘aren’t’

i haven’t processed or treated the berries in any way • (other than to try to pick out some of the juniper needles • there’ll still be some in there though probably) • no pesticides or anything on the trees • all i’ve done is water each tree I harvested berries from • i mean that seemed fair?


ingredients • juniper berries

size • 1 oz (by weight)

handmade • natural • crap free • guaranteed

Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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for we will be wicked & we will be fair
& they’ll call us such names & we really won’t care
so go, tell your wendys, your susans, your janes
there’s a place they can go if they’re tired of chains
• seanan mcguire • wicked girls saving ourselves

rose & myrrh & cinnamon — love & death & life • this is for my wicked girls

this is the really big version • for people who like a lot of baths

dead sea salt & epsom salts relax & detoxify • dendritic salts for smooth pouring • kaolin clay cleanses & softens skin • & essential oils to make your bath smell really effing good


ingredients • dead sea, epsom, & dendritic salts • kaolin clay • myrrh & cinnamon leaf essential oils • rose absolute oil • jojoba oil • vitamin e oil • blue ultramarine • red rose petals

size • 2 cups • 16 oz • 472 mL

handmade • natural • crap free • guaranteed

Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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i could talk about the dragon’s blood resin • (it’s fascinating stuff) • but that’s not actually what’s in this soap • patchouli, plum, and cherry get the smell right though

this is the really big version • for people who like a lot of baths

dead sea salt & epsom salts relax & detoxify • dendritic salts for smooth pouring • kaolin clay cleanses & softens skin • & essential oils to make your bath smell really effing good


ingredients • dead sea, epsom, & dendritic salts • kaolin clay • patchouli essential oil • organic plum flavour oil • organic cherry flavour oil • red ochre • vitamin e oil

size • 2 cups • 16 oz • 472 mL

handmade • natural • crap free • guaranteed

Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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kyphi • once an ancient Egyptian sacred incense, now truly decadent bath salts • redolent of hot sand & scorching sun • the classic resins • frankincense & myrrh • with cinnamon & spearmint

this is the really big version • for people who like a lot of baths

dead sea salt & epsom salts relax & detoxify • dendritic salts for smooth pouring • kaolin clay cleanses & softens skin • & essential oils to make your bath smell really effing good

I adore the Kyphi Bath Salts. The scent is heavenly. They are incredibly relaxing and soothing. My very picky cats even like the scent so they continue to snuggle instead of giving me that look of feline disgust and walking away which they do with citrus scents.
— Maggie

ingredients • dead sea, epsom, & dendritic salts • kaolin clay • cinnamon leaf, frankincense, myrrh, & spearmint essential oils • jojoba oil • vitamin e oil • brown ochre • cinnamon powder

size • 2 cups • 16 oz • 472 mL

handmade • natural • crap free • guaranteed

Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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lavender was always a scent to me • not a flavour • but one day i tried a glass of nice cold lavender lemonade & everything changed

this is the really big version • for people who like a lot of baths

dead sea salt & epsom salts relax & detoxify • dendritic salts for smooth pouring • kaolin clay cleanses & softens skin • & essential oils to make your bath smell really effing good

It all smells wonderful…I’m sure the recipient will love it!
–Emily

ingredients • dead sea, epsom, & dendritic salts • kaolin clay • lavender, lemon, & grapefruit essential oils • vitamin e oil • yellow ochre • lavender buds

size • 2 cups • 16 oz • 472 mL

handmade • natural • crap free • guaranteed

Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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i stuck all the stuff that makes my face happy in this • i admit it’s sort of pink • i think we can all cope • cos it works really, really well • this is for when your face really needs some extra • three soaps for the price of, well, less than three soaps usually are

no detergents • no fragrance oils • no petroleum (save it for driving with) • keep it simple with coconut oil & shea butter • straight-up, crap-free, gets-you-clean soap

Kate, feel my face! It’s soooo soft!
— Gwen


ingredients • saponified coconut oil • glycerine • shea butter • water • berry extract • white oxide • lavender, rosemary, & chamomile essential oils • green tea extract • oat flour • kaolin clay • activated charcoal • orchid ultramarine

size • 3 bars • each 3 oz • or 90 mL

handmade • natural • crap free • guaranteed

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long & dangly • this one is fun to wear • although it winds up in my cleavage a lot • which might be an advantage come to think of it

no two the same, ever • i’d get bored if i tried that • nothing new, everything is scavenged, salvaged, bartered for, trashpicked, mudlarked, gifted, or thrifted


materials • i found the seaglass while mudlarking along the banks of fountain creek in colorado

• the copper wire was gifted to me by my brother-in-law, who salvages it from the generators he repairs for a living


size • the entire piece is about 4″ tall

• each piece of seaglass is just about an inch tall

• the heavy copper wire u-shape is 1.25″ across


Originally published at The Vagabond Tabby. You can comment here or there.

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