I apologize for my lack of blogging this week.  I'm busy with a new project.  Stay tuned for details...

Here are a few bits of inspiration to tide you over:

I love this house.
This made me laugh.
I want this zine.

inspiration: vintage valentine's

I'm working on super cute valentines for the upcoming holiday.  I spent a couple hours browsing through vintage valentines on Flickr.  I had to share a few of my faves.  They are so ridiculous and adorable.  

(Click on images for source)

sycamore street press contributor posts overview

As I mentioned last week, I had the pleasure of contributing five posts to the Sycamore Street Press blog.  I thought I'd give you a quick overview.

Pictures from my fave places to shop.

Tips for making it through your thank you notes.

My latest obsession is web-based design magazines.

Photos of my fave vintage items.

Take a walk with me on Manzanita Beach.

Thanks for having me, Eva!

inspiration: anastasia khoroshilova

I'm thrilled when I came across photographers as gifted as Anastasia Khoroshilova.
Take a gander at her website.  You won't be disappointed.

sycamore street press contributor post: five fave antique shops

I have the pleasure of contributing to one of my favorite blogs, Sycamore Street Press.  In my first post I shared five antique shops on the coast that I adore.  I enjoyed visiting each one and snapping shots of my fave items.  Check it out.

Stay tuned for more...

blue turns to grey

Lovin' this treasury my tiny book ornaments are featured in!

Reminds me of a beautiful song by the rolling stones.

thank you

My business really grew in the last year.  I have many people to thank...

Thank you to my friends and family for your love and encouragement.  Thank you to my new crafter friends for making shows and fairs worthwhile.  Thank you to fellow bloggers for sharing your highs and lows.  Thank you to my musician friends for feeding my addiction to well crafted beats.  Thank you to my readers and customers for your support.

Happy 2011!