Thanks to etsysuccess on Instagram for featuring the pic of my stenciling process from my Etsy About page. Love Etsy’s new look especially the way it highlights your “about” process. My story begins… I started stenciling with my mom as a kid one summer (making happy face shirts in the 90s) and fell in love with it! Many special requests […]
Archive by Author
Simply Sewing x two string jane
Just got word that issue 15 of Simply Sewing, featuring my splash dyed micro confetti top, is on sale now! Thanks to Michelle for featuring my top in the “3 of the Best Confetti Brights” article. Now, I think I need that display shelf from Wild & Wolf. You can check out their website here and […]
Etsy’s New Look
So excited for Etsy’s new re-brand of the shops I just couldn’t wait for the rollout to show you. Here’s a sneak peak of the new header design. I think it’s great we get such a large amount of space to show off our branding now. Way to go Etsy!
Spring Edit – Fleece Half Sleeve Tunic
Great for those super lazy days! Check out my new fleece tunic with scoop neckline, open hem and half sleeves. Perfect for those winter-turning-into-spring months when it’s still a bit chilly. Here’s my first Geo Chevron one and I’ll be working on getting more designs up in the shop soon.
Minimalist Jewelry Now in Store!
I just debuted a collection of minimalist jewelry in the shop. Everything can be made in either sterling silver, rose gold or 14k yellow gold. And check out the super cute packaging. Shown above are my minimalist arc earrings which can be worn down or sideways like ear climbers or staple earrings. More to come […]
New and Improved Packaging/Branding
New and improved branding and packaging materials for Etsy. You’ll get one in every order. I don’t know about you but I don’t think there’s anything more exciting than waiting for a box of new stickers to arrive! Thanks to the hubby for putting up with my design requests. I think they came out pretty […]
New! Beaded Arrow Earrings
New straight arrow earrings now in the shop! Get them with a variety of silicone beads in colorful combinations. Also comes in a canoe paddle shape (if you’re a rower, not a fighter) More to come soon! Check it out here
Sneak Preview – Wool Felt Printed Wall Banners
While out shopping for wall art I had an idea… why haven’t I tried making my own? And so here’s my first prototype. A hand-printed (with my same stenciling method) wool felt banner for your wall. Love this color. Hopefully I’ll get it up in the shop soon. UPDATE – It’s in the shop, check it out here
Our Favorite Gifting Trends – Etsy Finds
Thanks so much to Etsy for including me in their Etsy Finds email for their “Favorite Gifting Trends.” The orders are literally pouring in so I’ll do my best to get them out ASAP! I know everyone would ideally want them for Valentines even though my lead time is 4-6 weeks so I’m hustling to […]
Animal Hoodies Now in Adult Sizes
Did you see those animal hoodies for kids and wish you could have one for yourself? Well now you can, I’ve just whipped up a bunch of adult versions of my animal hoodies with ears and tails. You can choose the options you like. And now Mom (or Dad) and Baby can match! Check them […]
Fleecy Fox Scarves to Keep You Warm
Thought I’d take a quick shot of my new fox prototype scarf. It’s a take on a faux fox stole. Super warm and comfy sweatshirt fleece cut and sewn into the shape of a fox with arms, legs and super long tail. Geo fox face is hand stenciled on the front. Made of super soft 100% […]
Sneak Preview – Fleece Circle Scarves
I forgot to mention, I was inspired by the constant downpour going on outside during Crafty Wonderland that I thought I’d make some warm weather goodies. Here’s a sneak preview of my circle scarves. Hopefully I’ll get them up in the shop soon. UPDATE – They’re in the shop, check them out here
Check me out at Crafty Wonderland!
Let the Crafty Wonderland begin! So excited to be a part of it this year’s Crafty Wonderland in Portland. I know not everyone could get accepted this year so I’m honored to be a part of it! I’ll be debuting new items just for the fair and will have my new jewelry as well!
Bringing out the Zoo!
We brought the zoo out this Halloween! Check out our new animal hoodies for kids. What animal should we do next? I’m thinkin goat! So excited to be able to collaborate with my mom on these. She’s doing all your ears, tails, manes and more. So far we’ve got a lion, bunny, wolf, elephant, […]
Make Halloween Quick and Easy with Animal Hoodies
Happy Halloween everyone! What a quick and easy Halloween costume idea! Check out our new tiger hoodie for kids with some super cute paw print tights. In the shop now!
A Clothes Horse – Outfit: BONjour
What a beautiful shoot from Rebecca, the woman behind A Clothes Horse . She reviewed one of my navy-striped BONjour tees and a new enamel necklace as well. Check out her article here.
Alpine Lily – Handmade: Stormy Weather Edition
Thanks to alpine_lily for featuring me and some lovely cloud related goodies in a new post on her blog- Handmade: Stormy Weather Edition. Check the original post out here
Etsy’s 2015 Holiday Press Preview
Sent along one of my fox hoodies to Etsy and was so honored that they featured it in their 2015 Holiday Press preview. Thanks for showing the love! You can find my fox hoodie in the Etsy shop here
Etsy’s 2015 autumn/winter Look Book
So excited to have my fox hoodie featured in the etsy 2015 autumn/winter look book for kids. What an adorable collection. I am lucky to be among such talented sellers!
BONjour Enamel Jewelry Now Live
New BONjour enamel pendants up in the shop with your choice of gold plated chain or cotton bakers twine. Also, check out the enamel pin version as well! Comes in red, navy or white enamel on a polished gold background. Each pendant is etched and hand filled with vitreous enamel color. It is then fired in […]
two string jane @ First Thursday in the Pearl
Come check my booth out this Thurs Aug 6th at First Thursday in the Pearl! It’s kinda my first in-person show ever, let alone Portland so I’m super excited. I’ve got some new goodies to show you that I designed just for the street fair. Stay tuned for more! Don’t you love that brass […]
Mr. Mountain – New for First Thursdays
And new just for First Thursday, Mount Hood inspired Mr. Mountain tee soon to be in the shop. I’m using Canvas’ new heather marl tee, such a cool texture and feel. Lovin his gold tooth #theresgoldinthemtharhills
Letterpress Business Cards Printed at the Gann Bros.
Printing new business cards up for my first First Thursday in the Pearl at the Gann Bros print shop across the street. So excited to finally have a use for hologram foil and split fountain neon rainbow! They ran them on their 2 Heidelberg Windmills in the shop. These guys are totally mesmerizing to watch. […]
BuzzFeed – 19 plus size etsy shops you should favorite
Thanks to Buzzfeed for voting my Etsy shop one of “19 plus size Etsy shops you should favorite“. What a great collection of shops, thanks to Nora Whelan for staying body positive! I like to offer all the sizes I can get my hands on. Most tees come in 2XL, 3XL and 4XL. If you […]
Find a Cactus Friend at Blue Elephant Boutique
Digging this layout of goodies from Blue Elephant Boutique in Austin, TX. She just got a bunch of two string jane wholesale tees in. Be sure to stop by if you’re in town, wish I could be there to shop!
More Famous Bums on the Couch
Check out Jack and Jack hanging out on the rainbow splash dyed couch at MTV. Looks like it’s holding up well, miss you couchy!
Madewell x Valentines Day – Letterpress fun in PDX
Had some fun with Gann Bros. Printing this Valentines this weekend! They were asked by Madewell to do a live letterpress demonstration printing Valenitnes cards at their shop in the Pearl District. I was lucky enough to design and cut some linoleum blocks to print in a 5×8 tabletop Kelsey press. What a fun experience! […]
Mollie Makes x two string jane – Print Your own Tee
Just found out Mollie Makes put up my stencil cutting and printing tutorial on their website! Check out the post below to make your own DIY stenciled t-shirt or grab the new featured “Mix It Up” tee in the shop! Print your own typography tee Print your favourite saying on a plain tee with a little help from Alyssa […]
I know I said that I wouldn’t be moving anymore but I swear this is the last time! After a crazy year of illnesses and being kicked out of our rental it seems there is finally some light at the end of the tunnel. I feel extremely lucky to announce that the hubs and I are buying […]
Furry Fun for Winter – Geo Fox Hoodie
Furry fun for winter! So excited to release my new geo fox hoodie for kids in the shop. With hand sewn ears and painted detachable tail. Which animal should be next? I’m working with my super talented mom who is printing and sewing on all the tails, ears, etc. for everything. Keeping it in the […]