Small gift ideas

Good morning friends! I hope this blog post finds you well and doing the best you can through these days of uncertainty.

We are doing well here at our home in Cornville, AZ. We have been making leather and beadworks and I have been playing in my garden, mostly in the mornings because it is so very hot. River (our fur baby) and I play ball when it’s early morning and the heat hasn’t set in yet.

River is a real joy for us ! ❤ So grateful he is here with us. He has been part of our family about a year now. What a sweet boy! We love him so much! ❤

River

John and I are are staying busy with our leather and beads. We are so grateful for creativity 🙂 in our lives. Today I would like to show you just a few of our ready to ship items we have added to our Etsy shop. These small leather medicine bags can be found in our section Ready to ship pouches.

Medicine bag with antler tip closure

This small medicine bag is made in soft palomino leather and has a small antler tip on the front for decoration. It’s simple, small and light! Small medicine bag.

Small necklace bag with a blue glass crow bead

This medicine bag is made in soft palomino leather and has a turquoise blue glass crow bead for a decoration. Leather necklace bag.

Fringed leather medicine bag

This fringed leather medicine bag is made in soft palomino leather and has cut fringe off the bottom and a turquoise blue glass crow bead. For those of you who love fringe this is an alternative to the the plain one with no fringe. Medicine pouch with fringe

Leather necklace bag with fringe

For those of you who like lots of fringe and an extra bit of mojo to you medicine bag this one is very special too! Antler tip medicine bag with fringe.

If you see something you like be sure to follow the links to these medicine bags. There is more information and prices in our Etsy shop! They are ready to ship! We also have other styles and colors of ready to ship bags and have many leather handbags, pipe bags, moccasins and much more in made to order just for you! Thunder Rose Leather on Etsy

Have a beautiful blessed day!

Debbie and John

Beading art

It’s been a busy week of beading. Beading is an absolute awesome way to center your mind and focus your attention. When beading all I can do is the one thing, well of course I usually put on some background music so I do listen to music. It’s a blessing to be able to do this art. The journey started for me a little more than 30 years ago.

This is the beadwork work in progress I showed you last week. It started with a Thunderbird. I put the beaded Thunderbird on a small leather pouch.

This amulet bag would be perfect for a special stone, crystal , medicine or keepsake. There are as many uses for these kinds of bags.

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My work in progress this week is a beaded rainbow turtle. I have finished the turtle and am working on the bag. The bag is also going to have linear beadwork down the sides. Coming soon! 🙂 Here is a picture of the turtle.

beaded turtle

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That’s it for today. Thanks for taking a look.

Love and Light from our home to yours!

Debbie and John > Thunder Rose Leather

A week in motion

The beginning of a work in progress beaded Thunderbird bag.

Beaded Thunderbird by Thunder Rose Leather


This is the beginning of a work in progress beaded medicine pouch. I just finished this and love the way it turned out. It’s going to look cool on the saddle tan leather bag I make. I will show that finished work later on.

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Another beaded favorite that I finished up is this beaded medicine bag that is ready to ship on our website.

A beaded Thunderbird. Custom made just for you. A work in progress.
beaded medicine bag

This small necklace amulet bag is beaded directly to the leather. You can find it on our website thunderroseleather.com

New ready to ship bags. These leather pouches are ready to ship. We have some fringed, some with burned animal totems and beaded pouches . Each is unique in it’s own way.

fringed medicine bag
medicine bag with bear totem
black drawstring medicine pouch

We hope you enjoy our work. I will be back later to show the finished Thunderbird bag. Coming soon!

Much love and light!

Debbie and John

Thunder Rose Leather

Ready to ship gift ideas

Good morning friends! I hope everyone had a beautiful day of giving thanks!  During these holidays John and I really try to stay at a steady pace. So everything we make is very well made and there is no OMG stress. In our online stores most everything is made to order. But this year we have some “READY TO SHIP SECTIONS”. We have been making the things we make for over 25 years and have learned there is no way to have every single thing we make sitting there ready to ship out .

This year we have ready to ship leather handbags, beaded handbags , medicine bags wallets, and a few pair of baby moccasins. You can find all of these sections in our ETSY SHOP THUNDER ROSE , in the first three sections after the ON SALE section. Just so you know we are running a sale. When you buy $30. or more you receive 20% off.

We are no longer making promises for things to get to you by Christmas that are made to order. But the ready to ship items go out in one or two days. No problem.

Sometimes we are running a little ahead of schedule but not always. In the end we just want to make sure everyone gets something quality made. So that is what we do.

Here are some things that we have in our ready to ship sections.

 

beaded burgundy leather bag
Beaded leather handbag with a heart center piece

fringed leather handbags
Leather Tote

fringed leather boho handbag
Fringed leather boho bag with beaded turtle

green wallet
Green leather wallet

 

leather medicine bags
leather medicine bags

Thanks for taking a look.

To see more come by our Etsy shop THUNDER ROSE 

Blessings!

Debbie and John

Special medicine bags

Over the years we have designed and made a lot of different styles , sizes and kinds of medicine bags / amulet bags for our customers. Each individual has a purpose and reason why they need a special bag in their life. Some are for a special stone, crystal or medicines ( like sage, cedar , tobacco or whatever is their favorite).  They can be used to keep a special piece of jewelry in while traveling. There are so many ways to use them. The reason to say “special medicine bags ” is because they are special , just for you or can be given as a gift and cherished forever.

I do many beaded medicine bags. Some with totems of a special kind like wolf paw totems, bear claw totems , turtle totems or sometimes just a nice colorful chevron. Whatever speaks to your heart.

This week I worked on a sweet small white buckskin medicine bag that has a lot of glass crow beads and tin cones on it. I liked it so much I made another one and added it to our shop . It dances and sings. Why? Because of the long fringes with the beads and cones. They jingle a nice song!

This kind of special medicine bag can be worn around the neck or it could be used for home decoration. It would be a special keepsake gift for a special friend.

Take a look.

fringed white buckskin bag
Fringed white medicine bag with glass beads and cones.

medicine bags
Beaded amulet bag.

This is a small neck bag with beaded chevrons. A very simple and beautiful small leather pouch.

To see more of our small pouches come by our online stores and check out what we have. If you need something special made up just let us know we do special custom orders.

Thanks for stopping by.

thunderrose.etsy.com

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