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hammerpress calendars

Stationery is certainly in the air this week as the Stationery Show starts Sunday! I've always been a fan of Hammerpress and love these new calendars debuting at the show. You can find Hammerpress at Booth #1762 if you'll be at the show. Also, check out Stationery Week at the Hostess Blog!


jackpot home

I love the home collection by Danish lifestyle brand, Jackpot...the warm blues and the multi-colored stripes against those dark grounds are just lovely...


{photos by Ditte Isager}

Cool Blog: Spray Glue

I recently came across the Spray Glue blog which has some amazing posts and finds. Gary from South Africa posts about a range of design items from interiors, product, and fashion. Some recent finds I love include this Paul Smith luggage tag and jewelry from Dinosaur Designs...


Cool Artist: Jen Stark

I came across the work of Jen Stark over at Spray Glue and had to share this STUNNING work! Her sculpture work with colored construction paper & cut leaves are amazing...and her work translates so well into her organic and detailed 2-D drawings as well. Gorgeous!


let's hear it for the boys...

While I hardly post about menswear or designer goods for men, I wanted to share a couple cool things for the guys...for your husband, boyfriend, brother, or friend. Super cool print ties from Sovereign Beck {top} and knit polos shirts with not-so-average embroidered icons from Attus Apparel...


domino mag + botanicals

Domino's website always has such a great collection of images and resources. I'm loving this botanical gallery collection. Also, the lovely Holly of Decor8 recently put together a great guide for Domino's website on affordable Etsy prints. If you're not already an Etsy addict, here's one more reason to take the plunge...


pop-up greetings

I love these pop-up cards/ornament-in-one by Singapore's Gagatree. Available in the US at Shop Modi.


gentle people

You know I'm a sucker for type & hand lettering. Barbara Calzolari of Italian studio Gentle People takes inspiration from everyday objects to mix calligraphy with fabric, food, and more...
{thanks to Sidsel for the link!}


freshly blended press

Congrats to Nicole at Freshly Blended on the launch of her new line, Freshly Blended Press! Her handmade bound books use vintage wallpaper prints and modern prints to create books that are all one-of-a-kind. See the Freshly Blended Etsy shop to buy...


Rory Beca

Simple and chic looks from Rory Beca...love the vintage scarves with each outfit...