What's New At Handmade By Juanita?

This blog page is a great way to find out what is coming up, whether it is a craft show or a new product that Juanita is making.

Jul 23, 2019

Handmade By Juanita

Welcome to Handmade by Juanita, my craft business. My name is Juanita Schulze and I love to craft.

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Feb 08, 2019

About Me

Here you can learn a little about me. I have been married for 32 years. We have four adult children and two grandchildren so far. When my children were little, we made tons of crafts from paper, foam, paint, clay, sand, rocks, and beads. They had a blast.

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Dec 15, 2017

Christmas Shopping at TrendyTreasureTrove

Hi Everyone and Merry Christmas! If you need any handmade scarves, blankets, baby gifts, or elastic hair ties, take a look at my Etsy Shop. There are still some nice gift items available there! Thank you for your support!

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Oct 13, 2017

Craft Show Ideas

This section is about Craft Show Ideas after doing craft shows for 15 years.

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Sep 10, 2017

Tote Bags And Drawstring Bags

I have a few tote bags, trick or treat bags, and small cell phone drawstring bags left on my Etsy shop. They have been discounted as I would like to put up some brand new items so if you are looking for some inexpensive bags for the kids to carry toys or their phones in, take a look. Thank you.

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Sep 09, 2017

The End Of These Full Aprons

I have just a few of the full aprons that I made from off white canvas and garden print pockets. I will not be making more so if you are thinking of getting one of them, grab them off of my Etsy shop while you can. I am moving on to new designs. These have deep pockets, between 9 and 10 inches deep for your gardening/crafting tools, plus space for your cell phone so you will never misplace it while you are working again, like I used to do. I love these deep pocketed aprons. I sold a bunch of them online and mostly at the craft fairs we did this past spring. There are only six left. Thank you for supporting me and be on the lookout for my new designs.

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Sep 08, 2017


David from David's Garden Seeds is my husband. He wants some of my gardening aprons for the fall shows we are doing so I am designing some new aprons for gardening, crafting, and for vending. I will put the extras up on my Etsy shop.

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Sep 06, 2017

Crochet Hair Bands

I have tried making some crochet hair bands and have successfully finished some. I will be making as many of them as I can to sell this fall at the craft fairs we will be attending. I plan on having sizes for babies, young girls, and adults. If I have any left over, I will put them up on my Etsy Shop for sale.

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Sep 06, 2017

Crochet Scrunchies

I have started crocheting hair scrunchies to sell for the fall craft shows along with the elastic hair ties. I am making them from Caron Cake Yarn in a variety of colors. This is something new for me to make. They look so pretty, like a flower in your hair when you double or triple them over to make your ponytail.

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Sep 05, 2017

Fold Over Elastic Hair Ties

Over the past week, I have been making hundreds of hair ties from Fold Over Elastic also known as Elastic Ribbon. I will be selling most of them at the fall craft fairs I will be going to. They are very popular because they do not cause your hair to crease or wave as regular ponytail elastics do. They are gentle on your hair and the elastic comes in many colors and styles. If you need some, I have many styles for sale in my Etsy shop.

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Sep 04, 2017

Boot Cuffs

Happy Labor Day! Fall will be here soon, although it does not feel like it at all on this hot and humid day in San Antonio, Texas. That brings to mind so many fun projects to do with yarn, including fancy and lacy boot cuffs! I have made a few and I will be starting some more in fun colors to wear this fall or winter if it ever turns cool here. I will put them up on my Etsy store as well. Have a great rest of your day!

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Sep 01, 2017

Handmade Aprons

Happy September 1, Fellow Crafters! It is hard to believe that fall will soon be upon us and with that, it is time for fall craft fairs. We will be doing several, including my husband's company, David's Garden Seeds. I make gardening aprons for his company and we will be selling handmade aprons at his booth as well as at my booth in the fall and in the spring. Today I will be making some new aprons for sale at the craft fairs. I have just 9 aprons left from this gardening season with deep pockets for gardening and/or crafting tools. I made a huge amount of them last fall and sold most of them at the craft fairs for last fall and this past spring but if you hurry, you can grab some. I dropped the price on all 9 of them last night on my Etsy shop, Trendy Treasure Trove to clear them out for my new season of aprons. You will love the deep pockets and you won't lose your cell phone anymore while you garden or craft because there is plenty of room for it in those deep 10" pockets. Have a wonderful Labor Day Weekend!

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Aug 31, 2017

Christmas Candy Throw

Good morning! I know it is the last day of August but Christmas will be here before you know it. I have several Christmas throws for sale on my Amazon store, Handmade By Juanita. They won't last long. If you are crafty, you should get working on your Christmas crafts now while you have lots of time and the selection of materials is good at the craft store.

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Aug 31, 2017

Sparkle Scrubby Dish Scrubber Set

I recently found some soft scrubby sparkly yarn on Amazon. It is good for cleaning dishes instead of using a dishcloth. I made some dish scrubbers and put them up for sale on my Amazon shop. They have sparkly fibers that look pretty and give the cloth texture to stand up to leftover food.

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Aug 30, 2017

Cotton Facial Scrubbies

Good morning, Fellow Crafters! I just put up a new product that I made, cotton facial scrubbies made with cotton scrubby yarn. This is not like the scrubby yarn that is hard for scrubbing pots and pans. It is soft and fluffy and feels wonderful on your face. I found it at Michael's. I made a set of pink, salmon, and white scrubbies that are 4 inches by 5 inches, perfect for adding some facial cleanser and cleaning your face in the morning and evening. I hope you enjoy them.

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Aug 02, 2017

Good Wednesday Morning!

Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Crafters! Thank you for stopping by. I have been doing a lot of crafting and very little blogging. Starting today, I will be doing a lot more blogging to keep you in the loop about what is going on. I have two online shops now, one on Amazon and the other on Etsy and sales are finally starting to increase.

I just launched a new line of hair ties and scrunchies on both Etsy and Amazon Handmade and I am excited about it.

Soon, I will be making a small store here on HandmadeByJuanita.com in addition so that you do not have to pay all of the extra fees involved in selling on Amazon and Etsy.

This morning I added links on this website to my social media sites, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram so you can see the latest items that I make. I will start adding to the website on a more consistent basis. Thank you for your patience!

Jul 27, 2017

Make Elastic Hair Ties

I have just learned about elastic hair ties and how to make them. I now have them for sale on my Amazon Shop.

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Mar 25, 2017

Buy Handmade Gifts

Now you can buy handmade gifts from my website. Each item is handmade by me in a smoke-free home.

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Mar 08, 2017

Clay Recipe For Children

Here is a clay recipe that is safe for children to use. It makes a dough that will last for up to six months if made with cream of tarter and if it is stored properly.

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Feb 02, 2017

Handmade By Juanita Privacy Policy

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Feb 01, 2017

Chocolate Candy Tutorial

This is my chocolate candy tutorial to make chocolate covered candies from polymer clay.

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Feb 01, 2017

Polymer Clay Tutorials

I am adding some simple polymer clay tutorials to this section.

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Jan 26, 2017

Homemade Crafts

When you hear Homemade Crafts, what do you think of? When I was a kid, it meant something made out of paper and glitter.

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Jan 20, 2017

Do It Yourself Wrist Corsage

You can make a do it yourself wrist corsage for any occasion, whether it is for a prom, a wedding, or any special occasion.

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Jan 20, 2017

Make A Bridal Bouquet

Many brides to be want to make a bridal bouquet themselves to save money.

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Jan 20, 2017

DIY Wedding Bouquets

Learn to make DIY wedding bouquets and you can save a ton of money. It is easy to do.

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Jan 15, 2017

DIY Boutonniere

Make your own boutonniere. A DIY boutonniere is pretty easy to do. I have made them for proms and weddings.

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Jan 14, 2017

Make Cinnamon Spice Ornaments

It is easy to make cinnamon spice ornaments to go on your tree. With their rich spicy Christmas scent, they will become your favorite decorations.

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Jan 14, 2017

Christmas Ornaments

Try making some Christmas ornaments out of paper, clay, dough, or even using real glass ornaments meant for crafting.

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Jan 13, 2017


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Jan 13, 2017

Shell Candle Holder

You can make shell candle holders with shells from the beach or from your favorite craft store.

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Jan 13, 2017

Beach Crafts

I love the beach! Making beach crafts is one way to bring the beach home with you.

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Jan 12, 2017

Beaded Jewelry

Beaded jewelry can be simple and easy or very complicated with intricate designs. I have not done anything complicated.

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Jan 11, 2017

Handcrafted Jewelry

I like to make inexpensive handcrafted jewelry, like bracelets, necklaces, rings, and earrings.

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Jan 07, 2017

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Welcome to Handmade By Juanita of www.handmadebyjuanita.com
Cross stitch is my favorite hobbies. Here I am making a Bible bookmark.
This is a craft and/or gardening apron that I sewed. It has both shallow and deep pockets.
I sewed this throw together with cotton print and pink flannel. It is perfect for those chilly evenings when you want to snuggle up and read a good book.
This is a small pumpkin bag I made for a small child to use for trick or treating or to carry small toys or crayons and papers in.
I made some burp cloths with cotton print and terry cloth. They are absorbent and pretty.
This photo shows some of my receiving blankets, bags, and crocheted afghans at an outdoor craft fair.
Some scarves I crocheted at an outdoor craft fair.
Polymer clay layer cakes with caulk frosting. The cakes are scented with vanilla oil.
Broken egg in shell polymer clay pendant. Eggshell and yolk are made with polymer clay. The egg white is made with liquid polymer clay.
Miniature polymer clay pumpkins I made for fall.
Miniature iced coffee drinks and popsicles that I made from polymer clay. These were made into fun necklaces for summer.
Earring display at a craft fair. The tablecloth I use at all craft fairs can be seen under the earrings.
Me at an outdoor craft fair in 2016.