Django Unchained, Shark Tank, The Newsroom, SNL: Meet Taradara

What does Django Unchained, Shark Tank, The Newsroom, and Saturday Night Live have in common? Their cast {and more} have all now held Taradara products AND they all are owners of Taradara products!! The whole Golden Globe Gifting Experience was amazing and a LOT of work.  However, it was certainly ALL worth every little bit of it. Took a look at why it is all worth it right here .... 2 of the Django Unchained cast members posed with a Taradara kindle cover Dennis Christopher from Django Unchained now actually is using this very kindle cover because he went home with it. Rex Linn poses with the same kindle cover as Dennis Christopher.  He is one tall dude {and I was in a pair of … [Read more...]

Golden Globes is right around the Corner

If you remember last year, I participated in the GBK Productions 2012 Golden Globe Swag Bags {read about it here}.  It was very exciting and my products were photographed with 3 actors Erin Sher, Nick Wechsler, and Jason Olive {check out the sidebar and you will see their photos}. This year, I made 100 coffee cozies for the 2013 Golden Globes!  How fun!  Who know, perhaps a celeb will be photographed in People Magazine or something with their coffee and a Taradara Coffee Cozy!  That would be so cool!! Well, I have another exciting announcement to go along with Taradara products at the 2013 Golden Globes ... I WILL BE THERE!!!! Yes, I will be in the GBK Gifting Suite at the … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas Eve {and a newspaper article}

I hope you're gearing up for a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!! We are enjoying playing in the snow and sledding ... A LOT!!!! How do you spend your Christmas Eve? ********* And... I wanted to share this that was just in the Peace Arch Newspaper ... Former White Rock nurse's new business goes Globe-al Former White Rock nurse Tara Rex with one of her iPad covers. Farrah Jobling Photography  Click here to read the whole story!!!! SEW EXCITING!!!!For you local peeps, mark your calendars...January 13, 2012 at 8:40 am, I'll be on 9 News talking about the Golden Globe gift bags and Mompreneurship!!!YEOW!!!!!!!! … [Read more...]

Golden Globes Guide

Well, it's totally official! And I want to share it with ALL of you! The Golden Globes Guide is out! Please check it out to see all the AMAZING artisans that are contributing to this WONDERFUL event!!! Sorry the image is so small ... big things come in small packages! Simply click on the image or click here to see the whole guide {I'm so excited!!!!} xo Tara … [Read more...]

Golden Globe Drama Finale

A continuation from yesterday's post... So, I was lucky enough to find a sewing machine at Walmart. I was very lucky that we have 24 hour Walmarts in our area. I was lucky that my Mom was here to help me. I was lucky enough that I had enough CAFFEINE in my system to stay up till 4am!!! I present to you ... The finished iPhone Covers for the 2012 Golden Globe swag bags!!!! In the box, ready to be shipped! About the packaging In case you're wondering where I bought the clear plastic bags for my packaging, here's the link {they have all sizes}.  I wanted to keep my packaging minimal, and I just happened to have a bunch of these bags on hand!  So, I simply placed … [Read more...]

Golden Globe Drama

The epitome of Golden Globe DRAMA!!!! ... in the taradara studio!!!  Picture this ... I'm sewing along, my mom at my side helping me to reach my deadline. My Golden Globe gift bag iPhone Covers needed to be sent by Friday, Dec 16 at the LATEST.  So, there I was sewing like I've never sewn before the NIGHT before the covers needed to go out.  It's 10:00 at night.  The finished pieces are piling up and we're feeling confident!  We've got less than 20 to put the finishing touches on and SNAP!!!!!!!! My needle breaks.  Not to worry, I'll simply change it. The next one breaks!  I replace that needle, rethread, I clean all the lint collected in the undercarriage, take out my bobbin and put … [Read more...]