Pumpkin and Costume Day

Do They Know its Halloween? from foundphotoslj Last post of the day…. I found this image while browsing flickr for the perfect Halloween image. I thought this was perfect! Love that cat/bunny costume with the pink jumpsuit. Where can I get one? Happy Friday and more importantly, HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Advertisements

Bunny Hop

Gold and Pumpkin Forest Moon Bun by Moonscreations This Forest Moon Bun is from Moon’s Creations and is so cute. She has a little pumpkin body that is covered by her removable hood. I don’t typically like things that are cutesy, but I really do like all of the precious little bunnies in the Moons … Continue reading

Shop of the Day…Rachel Austin

Trinadad by Rachel Austin I have been a fan of Rachel Austin’s work for years, and am honored to have her artwork in the papernstitch exhibition this month. Rachel’s paintings have a beautiful textural quality, and it’s subtle not overbearing (even better). You can check out more great work by Rachel Austin right here.

Happy Friday!

Yeah! It’s Friday and it’s Halloween and I am super busy today. I have more posts lined up, but not until later today (later than usual). So, check back for that later. Just thought I would write a quick post to let everyone know. 🙂

Give and you Shall Receive

Image c/o Sweetie Pie Press I just found out from the Something’s Hiding in Here blog that Becky from Sweetie Pie Press wants to give you a little something for recycling. Becky is collecting used envelopes with security patterns for an art project that she is working on, and she wants you to help. If you … Continue reading

Shop of the Day…Modern Radar

Sprout Pouch in  Pink/Red and Blue/Green Modern Radar is the shop of the day on this lovely Thursday afternoon. The Modern Radar shop features adorable, handmade bags, pouches, and cards. You can pick something up for yourself and grab a couple of gifts for your friends at the same time. Click here to check out … Continue reading

Trash to Treasure…Tutorial

Yesterday my post went up on Vintage Indie for a DIY makeover project that I recently finished. Thanks again to Gabreial for inviting me. You can check it out right here. But I wanted to repost it here on papernstitch too…So here it is: When I started thinking about what I could do for this … Continue reading

Supa Sexy

Supayana Grey Cotton Flapper Top Supayana is a clothing shop that sells handmade, one of a kind and limited edition pieces. And let me tell you, the clothes are incredible. There is not one piece in the entire shop that I don’t like. Yana, creator of Supayana, is really environmentally conscience and it certainly shows … Continue reading

Shop of the Day…Nea

Red Poppies Wall Wear by Nea Janick of Nea is a very kind lady, who happens to be extremely talented as well. I am excited to have her as the shop of the day today. Janick’s simplistically, gorgeous Neawear (jewelry and wallwear) makes me smile. And I hope it will do the same for you. … Continue reading

Saint Kitten

Laundromat from Saint Kitten Cassie Beck makes beautiful photographs. She has a shop called Saint Kitten, where she showcases her lomography, polaroids, and digital photos. After I was contacted by Cassie a short time ago, I browsed her shop and fell in love with many of the images. In these three photos in particular, Cassie’s … Continue reading

Tortilla Girl

Pont Neuf Painter Dress and Montmartre Plaid Painter’s Dress I received an email last week from Becky of Tortilla Girl, to tell me about her wonderful handmade clothing and bags. You may already know Becky’s work from the Peppermint Twist sweater in Stich in Bitch: The Knitter’s Handbook. But since, I have apparently been living under … Continue reading

Another papernstitch Treasury…

Amy of Morphologie and Aqua Velvet has made another wonderful treasury that showcases papernstitch exhibitors. Some of my favorites are the painting from Rachel Austin, the mod chair napkins from Avril Loreti, and the carrot coasters from Wonder Thunder. But they are all fantastic! You can check out the treasury right here. Thanks again Amy!

Shop of the Day…Leanne Graeff

“Your” House Tea Towel by Leanne Graeff I love Leanne Graeff’s work. She makes wonderful tea towels and prints (some are even customizable) that fetaure anything from tractors to houses! If you haven’t checked out her shop yet, now is the time. Click here to visit Leanne’s shop.

Art School Dropout

X-Large Sweet Treats Pouch and Owl Pendant Necklace- Peach I have been loving all the great little pieces from Art School Dropout lately, so when I got an email from Jessee about ASD’s new Christmas ornaments (below), I was pretty excited. Your Christmas tree is sure to be the envy of all your cool neighbors … Continue reading

Blog of the Week…Morning Craft/ Betsy Walton

Well, I was so busy yesterday, I lost track of time and wound up not posting the blog of the week on Monday like I normally do. Sorry about that, but I am posting it up now, and I should tell you, it is certainly worth the wait for this blog! The site Morning Craft … Continue reading

Trash to Treasure…Coffee Table Edition

Image c/o Summer via Craftster Below is a wonderful DIY coffee table that I found while lurking on Craftster over the weekend. This is such a cool idea! Summer came up with the idea after spotting a $7 vintage library card catalog at her favorite thrift store. That’s right I said $7.  So, she brought … Continue reading

Don’t Forget

I posted the following over the weekend, but I thought I would post again just in case you don’t scroll down to older entries and see it…. Papernstitch will be celebrating the first exhibition with a BIG giveaway. I have already started collecting goodies, but thought I should open this up to anyone who would … Continue reading

DIY Mobile

Today we have a DIY guest post from Christine, who is a stationery designer living in Suffolk, England with her husband to be and little dog Toby.  Christine is the owner of Paper and Cloth and has two excellent blogs here (papercloth blog) and here (crafty bride blog). Materials: scrapbook (or any pretty) paper; cardstock; … Continue reading

Shop of the Day…Nosideup

Le Chignon by Nosideup Nosideup is the shop of the day to ensure that Monday is indeed off to a good start. This is one of my favorites from the intricate, yet simplistic drawings of Nosideup. That is a pretty fierce hairstyle. Don’t you think? Love it. For more from Nosideup, click here.

Wooden Dress

Wooden Dress by Grace Johnston  I found this dress on Craftster, and was in awe. So, I contacted Grace and she was so kind as to agree to me posting something up. Then later that day, I saw that CRAFT:zine had beaten me to it on not one but TWO posts that I had planned. … Continue reading