News

January-Round-Up-2016
Round Ups

Let’s Round this Sheeot Up!

Oh my Gawd, we have a cat café?! Yes!!! We have a Cat Café, a beautiful collection of cat-related pins on Pinterest, conehead cats to inspire and delight— really, we've got all the kitty bases covered this month. Check out our Round-Up of awesome places, art sightings, and (yassss!) all things cat on CFC!  … Continue reading Let’s Round this Sheeot Up!

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Bucket List Graphic
Challenges, Holidays

It’s not so much a bucket list, as a way of life

We've thought long and hard about what shapes our happiness, and how to spread our crazy cheer like wildfire. It can be hard to stay positive in the dreary winter days without a little homemade fun! So, we surround ourselves with wholesome things: good smells, decorative lights, trinkets from friends—anything that evokes a chill vibe.… Continue reading It’s not so much a bucket list, as a way of life

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Leather

Another Handmade Cuff gets a Good Home

We sent another smashing handmade accessory out the door today! This 2" dark brown genuine leather baby is heading for it's new home in California—and boy, was our Leather Daddy excited to hear the news! My Dad, Doug Potter, creates functional accessories by carving, stamping and sewing genuine leather hides together by hand. If you like… Continue reading Another Handmade Cuff gets a Good Home

David Bowie Monkey Love Street Art
Sightings

We Love You, David Bowie!

While walking in the still-quaint Wallingford borough of Seattle on David Bowie's birthday, I spotted a handful of illustrated posters of him on multiple telephone poles. There was no text—just wonderful imagery, tips 'n' personal tricks to feast your eyes upon—it was an amazing display of street art! I was so inspired (which happens every… Continue reading We Love You, David Bowie!

Year-In-Review-2015
Introductions, Round Ups

Year in Review – Our Top 10 Posts

This year, our efforts to share our creativity with you paid off! We more than doubled our following, and saw 1, 646 visitors view 2, 768 pages. People from 85 countries visited Catfight Craft, with United States being the most popular, followed by Brazil, Russia, Italy, and the United Kingdom. Wowie! We didn't know the… Continue reading Year in Review – Our Top 10 Posts

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Holidays

Making New Year’s Resolutions Fun Again

How's your New Year's resolutions coming? Are you still on track? We started a few days late, but holidays are celebrated heartily at Catfight Craft! Now we're back in the swing of work and school life, we're determined to be more mindful of our time and investments. We missed out on some opportunities last year,… Continue reading Making New Year’s Resolutions Fun Again

Seattle-Meowtropolitan
Cats!, Introductions, News

Seattle Meowtropolitan

Here at Catfight Craft, cats are our power animals. We love kitties! You may've even met our mascot, Bethany's Kitty Bear recently, so, of course, Seattle Meowtropolitan was on our radar from the moment the 44 electro-trolleyed past it. They partner up with Regional Animal Services of King County (RASKC) to host cat experiences that are fun for cats… Continue reading Seattle Meowtropolitan

Introductions

The Super Plaid Jam

There's nothing like a good ol' fashioned jam to get the blood pumping and release the post-holiday stress! Whenever Seattle band Super Plaid invites me to their funky basement, I'm there in a heartbeat! But this session, I photographed the band rocking in their eclectic studio. I hope I'll be making awesome music with you… Continue reading The Super Plaid Jam

Block Printing 101 with Duke and CFC
Cats!, DIY, Holidays, Home

Back by Popular Demand: Linoleum Block Printing 101

Let Duke be your guide to a year of fluff-free cards! These babies will never see the darkness of a trash can, because they're original works of art. People will keep them! And making block prints is easy and inexpensive. Once you've got supplies, you can run your own workshop from home! Follow our simple… Continue reading Back by Popular Demand: Linoleum Block Printing 101

Catfight Crafts New Mascot
Cats!, Introductions, News

Kitty Bear, Our New Mascot

This lace bandit and I found each other one cold day, when he was hungry and followed me home. I entered him into the lost and found database at the animal shelter, alerted nearby vets, and posted fliers all over the hood, but no one claimed this adorable moustached man. And four years later, here… Continue reading Kitty Bear, Our New Mascot

Last Chance for Handmade Holiday Gifts by Catfight Craft
Events, Fascinators, Holidays, Leather, News

Etsy Sale ends this Saturday!

The last day to order your handcrafted holiday gift for the snazzy someone is this Saturday, December 12th! We're running wholesale prices on our Etsy shop until then. Afterwards, we're going on Christmas vacation, and won't be swinging in full effect again until December 26th. So get your Leather & Lace accessories now! →

November Round Up on Catfight Craft
Round Ups

November Round Up

We haven't made our Christmas gifts yet, but we've still accomplished so much this November! A year after the inception of CFC, we completed our own branding— which features dualing cats! We shared our crowd-pleasing Rum Punch recipe. Brianna had her senior art thesis collaborative show, which presented conceptual as well as decorative art. We… Continue reading November Round Up

Introductions, News

Follow CFC on Pinterest

Follow our Pinterest portfolios for original recipes, DIY creations, and a look at inspiring designs. See what kinds of projects give us the craftin' bug. And feel free to re-pin them pretty pictures! We love knowing someone could be crafting with us in spirit! Art is as much about a finished product as it is… Continue reading Follow CFC on Pinterest

Catfight Craft's Small Business Sale on Etsy
Events, Fascinators, Leather, News

Small Biz Saturday Sale – 30-50% Off

Catfight Craft is happy to announce we're having our first sale! For Small Business Saturday, all our leather and flower clips on Etsy are listed at wholesale price. That's 30-50% off handcrafted wares! We love being able to provide awesome art and accessories at affordable prices, and we hope you can check out the new… Continue reading Small Biz Saturday Sale – 30-50% Off

Custom Flower Clips by Catfight Craft
Fascinators, Leather

Place a Custom Order

We make custom feather and flower accessories, and can design a piece just for you! Review our handiwork on Etsy, and contact us if you'd like a unique piece. Simply let us know what colors you prefer, we'll pick fabrics that match your request, then pair them with the perfect centerpieces. Vintage or new, fancy… Continue reading Place a Custom Order

October Round Up on Catfight Craft
Round Ups

October Round Up

We baked up a storm of donuts and sugary foods this month, including sweet potato pie and roasted pumpkin seeds. Dad has new leather on Etsy! And, it was my birthday! Not to mention it's Halloween! Let us pay tribute to the month of October in style by swapping recipes and stories of good times… Continue reading October Round Up

Halloween Group Shot 2014
Holidays

Happy Halloween

It's been another great year, and what better time to celebrate with all your friends than Halloween! Let's dress up in our fantasy characters, indulge in fine beverages, and rock this city tonight! Nothing's as fun as walking around in a costume—except when everyone's doing it! I'm ready to party with the usual suspects from… Continue reading Happy Halloween