Lu Lu Licious

Modern Shapes Letterpress Print and Modern Stones Letterpress Print While searching on Etsy the other night, I found this letterpress print shop, Luludee. Its one of those shops that I feel like I visited before or posted about before, so I searched the site but it turns out I haven’t, so I thought now would … Continue reading

Aqua Velvet Discount Ends Today

Retro Gooseneck Lamp from Aqua Velvet Today is the last day to use your papernstitch discount code to save money at Aqua Velvet. Just enter the code paper-n-stitch at check out to receive 10% off of your order! These are a couple of my favorites from the Aqua Velvet shop right now: great vintage pieces. … Continue reading

High Five Thank You Notes Tutorial

I am official back from vacation and am so excited to be back. I had a wonderful time and it was nice to unplug for a while, but I am ready to get back in the swing of things. And I wanted to kick things off today with a bang. So I have an awesome … Continue reading

Away from Home Post

Daisy Janie 2009 Wall Calendar Well, I am still on vacation but I wanted to put up a very special post to start off Monday. I will be back to regular posting in the middle of this week and will have the re-design of the blog up soon after. But until then- enjoy some awesomeness … Continue reading

Gift Guide for Designers

Images provided by Emprnt This is the last gift guide for the year and it comes from a brand  new site, Emprnt. I’ll be talking more about this wonderful design resource in 2009, but for now, I just wanted to mention that Jeff (the other half of papernstitch) is one of the two designers who … Continue reading

Unique Packaging

Image c/o Wild Olive This is such a cool idea for packaging up little items. I found it on the Wild Olive blog and they seem super easy to make. Check it out right here.

Eames

This video is so interesting. It shows the making of an Eames fiberglass chair circa 1970. I love the background music too.

Birds of a Feather

I have a little post up on the Scoutie Girl blog with a feathers round-up. You check it out right here to see the makers of these fab feather finds.

Charley Harper Notepad Tutorial

Last week, while reading this post from Creature Comforts I discovered that Old Navy (of all places) was carrying a line of Charley Harper products! I was so thrilled, that I dashed out the very next day to pick up my own set of memory game cards to make these gift tags. When I got … Continue reading

Last Minute Gift Idea

Sitting Pretty Calendar from Blue Tricycle With Christmas being just a couple days away, the time crunch is REALLY upon everyone picking up last minute gifts. And who wants to go out in the frantic hustle and bustle of the malls at this time of year? Not me- and I don’t have to because there … Continue reading

Made of Paper

Images c/o Yulia Brodskaya This artist/ designer, Yulia Brodskaya, has been making the blog rounds recently. I just couldn’t resist re-posting this after seeing Yulia’s work on the Swiss Miss blog. I am speechless- all these images are made from paper! For more from Yulia Brodskaya, click here. Images c/o Yulia Brodskaya

Blog of the Week…Las Coleccionistas

Image c/o Las Coleccionistas Happy Monday! The blog of the week is Las Coleccionistas. I am blown away by the breathtaking photography I have found on this blog. And although the text is in Spanish (and I cannot read spanish) I find myself visiting this blog over and over and over again. The above image … Continue reading

And the Winners are….

Thanks so much to everyone who entered the latest papernstitch giveaway. And congratulations to the following winners (we were able to have 3 main winners and 2 bonus winners for this giveaway). All winners were chosen randomly from Random.org. Main winners will receive a large variety pack of goodies from the latest giveaway (each package … Continue reading

Giveaway ends Tonight

Don’t Forget to Have a Good Time Print by Laurie Coyle Designs Remember, the giveaway ends tonight and I will be announcing the winner tomorrow. It is not to late to enter, so make sure you do. Click here to enter to win the giveaway (prizes totaling over $450!).

Color me Cheerful

Made to Order Cylinders Group from Circa Ceramics What a great way to kick off this Friday. How absolutely lovely are these guys? I personally think that these cylinders by Circa Ceramics are wonderful and would make a great vase or even a kitchen utensil holder. Check out the Circa ceramics shop here.

Shop of the Day…Gretchen Mist

Our Weekend House and We all Live Peacefully at the Edge of the water Original Several weeks ago I saw this work on Modish and Design for Mankind that I was captivated by. It was all from the shop, Gretchen Mist, which is also the shop of the day today!  Belinda, who makes all of the beautiful … Continue reading

Red + White

Well, I know how much everyone has been LOVING Laura’s guest posts here on papernstitch and I have another one from Laura for you today! This time she is using wallpaper to help us wrap our special gifts. I love this idea. For more from Laura’s work, click here to visit her shop (Lupin) and her blog, Bugs … Continue reading

Dress up your Walls

Here are a few of my favorite works of art (some prints, some originals)  from the newest papernstitch exhibition. There are so many great art pieces on the site right now! You can check them all all out by visiting the art category right here.

Stitch This

Just found this on Craft:zine, which was via Design for Mankind! “Emily L. Eibel is an illustrator living in Brooklyn, New York who, in addition to some amazing drawings, does gorgeous embroidered illustrations. Some are serene and simple and others have a darker tone.” Wow! Gorgeous work- I love all the detailing in the windows.

Shop of the Day…And Furthermore

1. Triple Branched Tree 2. Doily Clock Green 3. Bikeman (with doily) 4. Doily Clock Magenta And Furthermore, run by Brenda Rose, is  the shop of the day! In Brenda’s papernstitch shop, you will find lovely doily clocks and equally great artwork. On Etsy however, Brenda has two separate shops: one for housewares and one for artwork. Regardless … Continue reading