We Love! May 2015

1. Unique Carriers
Raleigh-based Jessica Ullom scours flea markets and estate sales for textiles to make her durable bags.

Canvas Bag, left. Made out of a Depression-era painter’s drop cloth, World War II Army duffel bag, leather and canvas. $120.

Leather with Pendleton Wool, center. $180.

U.S. Mail. Made from a vintage U.S. mail sack, Vietnam-era Army tent material, leather and canvas. $120.


2. Blue Coral Bowl
Whether it holds fruit, bread or ornaments, this coral-inspired bowl deserves a spot at the center of the table. $55. sandraawills.com

3. Words of Love
“Nana” and “Mom” necklaces are hand-stamped in the color of your choice. The 18-inch necklaces include a pearl, an “I Love You” charm, and a flower charm in a variety of colors. $28. ClammysCloset.etsy.com

1. & 2. Instant Keepsakes
Let your little artists create a personalized gift for Mom that she’ll treasure for years. Round dinner plate, $17.25; Wine goblet, $18; Mug, $15. paintyourpot.com

3. Draped Vase
Holly Springs artist Sandra Wills fuses opalescent and clear glass, then drapes it over a form to make a vessel perfect for blooms or a candle. $70. sandraawills.com

4. Bold Color
Vibrant red and teal fabric-covered buttons form a modern V-neck in this 20-inch necklace. $28. ClammysCloset.etsy.com

5. Personal Touch
This “Mom” necklace features fabric-covered buttons, two hand-stamped initial charms, a yellow bead charm and 18-inch chain. $28. ClammysCloset.etsy.com

6. Asymmetric Style
A coral flower offsets lace and fabric-covered buttons for a look that brings vintage fashion to mind. A chain of yellow beads completes the 20-inch necklace. $32. ClammysCloset.etsy.com

WHERE TO find it

Paint Your Pot
2755 N.C. 55, Cary
(919) 363-9333

Hawks and Doves

Sandra Wills
(919) 567-9676

Clammy’s Closet

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