“As a child, I once made pretend French fries by cutting strips from the foam of my mother’s shoulder pads (it was the ’80s and there was an abundant supply).” — Huong Huynh of Etsy shop Milkfly 

Read more about how this Houston, Texas-based maker of freakishly realistic felt foods got her start (and where she finds her inspiration) in this maker story and studio tour on the Etsy Blog.