Bella Figura Sample Sale

FYI! Bella Figura annual letterpress sample sale is here! Now through October 8, all  letterpress wedding invitation samples are on sale for just $1 each. There are over 300 designs available in our collection, with styles ranging from vintage to modern to traditional along with everything in between! And for every sample purchased, they plant […]

Bella Figura – Do Good in March for a Chance to win Free Wedding Invitations!

Hi Guys!  Hope spring is treating everyone well.  I wanted to share this great giveaway by Bella Figura! If you loved our Pinterest contest last month, wait til you see what we’ve got in store for March! We want to see what good means to you: is it volunteering at an animal shelter? Planting trees? […]

Bella Figura Calligrapher – New Designs Launch!

Today I am finally allowed to announce something that has been in the making since….April!  You are now looking at one of the newest calligraphers and designers for Bella Figura.  Two of my original designs for the new year are up and can be found here and here. If you are not familiar with Bella […]

Bella Figura Sample Sale

Today is the last day of the Bella Figura Sample Sale.  Get them while you can. All samples $1.00, free shipping and 100% of sample sales go to Earthworks (protecting communities & the environment).

Serving trays…

With a modern touch. Back in the summer I saw this wonderful post by Miss Joey on Weddingbee. Now that the chilly air has started to settle in and people are planning parties for the holiday season – her ideas are totally transferable to non-wedding related parties. She found several silver serving trays at estate […]

Green Builders

My lovely sister just returned from Powershift, a conference for Green Builders and it inspired me to feature this wonderful Florida home, Acqua Liana by Frank McKinney, that I have been following and also just recently saw on Uncrate.The home is installed with solar panels to operate the home on certain days, a rainwater collection […]

Eco Font

It’s a bit late in the posting… but I wanted to clue everyone into the new dutch font – ecofont. Created to make ink cartridges last longer. This is from the Ecofont home page: “Appealing ideas are often simple: how much of a letter can be removed while maintaining readability? After extensive testing with all […]

Seeds for a year

For the gardener the perfect gift would be a years worth of seeds from Red Envelope. Plant the seeds one month at a time in the provided potters and soil, water is on you though. The flower pellets included are marigolds, baby’s breath, sweet peas, pansies and more for $80.

Teacher’s Gift

Sometimes teachers deserve much more than an apple of thanks, try this wonderful chalkboard candle available at Delight for $19.50. Made from 100% soy wax and unscented; a perfect gift for the most sensitive noses.

Hanging on

I think this belongs in my study. One always needs fresh oxygen while working, right?This one just works because there is not a chance of soil stains on my carpet!The Boskke Sky Planter hangs upside down and has an internal reservoir system that prevents dripping and minimizes the need to water but once a month. […]