Archive for August, 2009

Loving Lovi

Monday, August 31st, 2009



I was in Anthropologie this weekend and saw these wooden cutouts by Lovi, they had the bird and the pig (which I got). Online you can find hearts, eggs, trees and even reindeer! They are all so impossibly cute and lifelike which is saying a lot considering they are made from single sheets of wood.

Memory Makers Magazine Feature

Friday, August 28th, 2009


I’m still blushing from my mention in Bride & Bloom magazine this month, so you can only imagine my glee to recieve the latest issue of Memory Makers Magazine to find a whole page dedicated to the guest room gifts that I made for our wedding! It’s such an honor to to be included in this edition of DIY wedding projects. Thanks again to Abby of Style Me Pretty for listing my project as one of her favorites and providing this oppertunity. Pick up your copy of Memory Makers Magazine today, it’s chock full of great wedding & craft projects!

Style Me Jealous

Friday, August 28th, 2009



My love for Style Me Pretty and Elum are both well documented, so when I found out that Elum made business cards for SMP, my heart skipped a beat! These absolutely gorgeous pieces look like they were pressed into clouds. Now all I need to do is to convince her to send me one 😉

Via Elum Blog

Monster Hands

Thursday, August 27th, 2009



Created to transform any hand into a little monster or animal, Hector Serrano’s temporary tattoos are so clever and cute!

Via: Dezeen (Thanks Terri for the tip!)

DIY Freebie: Strawberry Shortcake Baskets

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009


What better way to end the season than enjoying a distinctly summer treat like Strawberry Shortcake and a little freebie! Simply use the recipe that I shared yesterday, make a few of these baskets and you’ll have the cutest little dessert!

Download the Shortcake Basket Template and print onto a card stock with a color printer. Tape shut with double-sided tape and line with parchment paper. Sha-BAMM! Hope you like them!

*Don’t forget to enter the giveaway for your own copy of Fresh Magazine by September 4th, 2009. Click here to enter.