Flutter and Twirl Mobiles

These beautifully crafted mobiles would make an excellent shower gift.

By Seattle Mag


March 1, 2013

This article originally appeared in the February 2013 issue of Seattle Magazine.

Mobiles, when done as artfully as those created by Burien-based Sara Lawrence for her line Flutter and Twirl, are a delight to all who behold them, not just babes in their cribs. There’s something so soothing in the way they lazily rotate and bounce gently overhead. Lawrence, a librarian by trade, crafts paper, wool roving, metal, stained glass, watercolors and more into delicate, nature-inspired fine-art mobiles reminiscent of cherry blossoms, blowing leaves and feathery fronds. Her sweet floating family tree (photo, above), with a felted heart and paper leaves ready to be inscribed with family names or initials, makes an excellent shower gift, keepsake or declaration of love.

Mobiles range from $15 to $200 and are available at flutterandtwirl.etsy.com