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Tamara Houtveen

forest friends plush toy, group shot

DIY: Make your own forest animal friend plush toy!

By | Plushtoy, Random, Spoonflower

In my previous post I talked about that I opened my own Spoonflower store. The first designs in my store are 4 cute forest animal plush toys that you can cut and sew yourself! It works really easy: all you need to do is order a yard of 54×36 inch fabric (like Minky) of your favourite animal and get some stuffing (I used cushion fill). Then cut out all the shapes of the toy and follow the instructions on the fabric. Or watch this quick video where I show you how I sewed the toys: Read More

I opened a Spoonflower store

By | Plushtoy, Random, Spoonflower

Good news! I opened a Spoonflower store! I will be adding patterns for fabric, but I mainly opened the store because I wanted to make plush toys. I always had a big love for plush toys. In the past I made a lot crochet plushies (amigurumi) and stuffed animals from leftover pieces of fabric. And now I hope to share my love for plushies with you! ;-) The first designs in my store are 4 cute forest animals.
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Meet me at heimtex

Meet me at Heimtex

By | Random

First of all I wish you a very happy new year! I hope your 2016 was great and 2017 will be even better. My 2017 starts great with a visit to Heimtex in Frankfurt! On the 10th of January I’ll be visiting and walking around at Heimtex. Do you also visit or exhibit there? Please let me know, because I would love to visit your stand and meet you in person!

Front lookbook 2015 by Tamara Houtveen

New 2015 Lookbook

By | Random

During the past months I’ve been working very hard on my first surface pattern lookbook. My Lookbook is featuring a collection of patterns and illustrations that I’ve been making over the past months. You can view it now on Issuu. Read More

New website, yay!

By | Random

Yay, it took a while but my new website is finally live! This website features all my latest work, a blog and you can also subscribe to my newsletter. Keep watching this website because I’m going to announce great new things soon!