CALLIGRAPHY FONTS FROM MAGPIE PAPERWORKS

I am usually very selfish with my resources, actually selfish may be too harsh, more like protective.  I am not a blogger that makes my income blogging but I do make my income designing and in that respect I feel like I can only share so much.  I can't tell you how many emails I get asking about the … [Read more...]

NEW! CUSTOM POSTMARK STATIONERY STAMP WINNER

Do you ever do something and then realize after the fact that you did it all wrong?  I did just that the other day when I was putting together an Ikea nightstand and used the wrong screws, it was so obvious yet I did it any way. I sat there with half-made drawers and no more screws and then had the … [Read more...]

THE BEST WHITE INK FOR STAMPING– HANDS DOWN!

After many tests I chose the Color Box Frost White as the very best white stamp ink.  It's the most opaque without resorting to embossing.  It also still allows for detail to show through, which I found key. It never left a perfect impression, but I don't mind the handcrafted/rustic feel, if you … [Read more...]

THE BEST WHITE INK FOR STAMPING::PART I

When I was looking for white ink for stamping I realized right away that it was going to be an exhaustive search; not all white ink is equal. It is such a huge ink of debate that it was mind boggling of where I would start. I narrowed it down to half a dozen and for this post narrowed it down even … [Read more...]

COMPLEXION PERFECTION

Since I have moved to the South my skin hasn't been as dry as it was in the City of Angels, Los Angeles afterall is a desert basin so not much moisture in the air. The flip side of my more hydrated skin is that my former foundation routine is now null and void.  The beautiful products I coveted … [Read more...]