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Mini Monday – Wren Willow

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Meet Marla of Wren Willow:

My name is Marla and I’m a first time mom who has always been artistic and creative. I went to art school in NYC and stayed there for about ten years before moving upstate.

Wren Willow is the name of my daughter and I began this online venture with her in mind. While pregnant I had trouble finding things which fit the aesthetic I was looking for, so like many on Etsy I began making my own onesies for her to wear.

All work from sketching the design, dyeing the garment and hand screening the art and logo is done by me. I use water based inks and no harsh chemicals. There are many steps I take in each shirt I make.

I hand dye the shirt with Procion dyes. They bond to the fabric on a molecular level and will not bleed or fade in the wash. I screen the front as well as the back logo, heat set the ink and then sew in a care label. I put a lot of care into my work and welcome any questions or comments.

5 thoughts on “Mini Monday – Wren Willow

  1. What a sweet baby… is that your daughter? Just adorable! And very cute outfits.
    Blessings and magic.
    Donni
    http://www.fairyfolk.etsy.com

  2. Your onesies are just lovely, and what a beautiful little model you have!

  3. aww wren willow…
    cutest baby around!

  4. I just love your screenprints, WrenWillow!

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