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

Shop of the Day…UPPERCASE

Top. Eclecto Pouches and Eclecto Pads Bottom. Prim and Proper Electonote and Facts and Figures Eclectonote Janine of UPPERCASE makes notebooks, pouches, and mirrors amongst other things that are inspired by vintage materials and imagery, found lettering, and typewriters (if you are familiar with UPPERCASE you know about the typewriter inspiration already). I first discovered … Continue reading

Second Exhibition…Now Live!

Vintage Wood Serving Tray from Aqua Velvet It has certainly been a busy week, but it has been well worth it. The second papernstitch exhibition is now up and running and will be up until December 14th! Amy from Aqua Velvet, is our featured shop of the day today and has incredibly vintage finds (like the … Continue reading

For Your Home

1. Birds on a Wire Wall Vinyl 2. There is Nothing Else by Kendra Binney 3. Modern White Owl Umbrella Stand 4. Vintage 1 2 3 Bottles 5. Metal Deer Head Here are a couple of things that I found on Site Design NYC this morning. Site has some great pieces (gifts, vintage, artwork, etc). … Continue reading

Mega Giveaway!

UPDATED on 11/10: The first papernstitch exhibition celebration giveaway is finally here!!! And I am positively thrilled to bring this giveaway to you today. I am so thankful to all the wonderful and talented artists and makers who have donated work for this. I have been drooling over all the packages that have been coming … Continue reading

Shop(s) of Day…Weekend Edition

Coper Vase in Outfit Pattern from Jill Rosenwald Oh gosh. Jill Rosenwald makes just beautiful vases, bowls, and plates. And she happens to be Saturday’s shop of the day. What do I love most about Jill’s pieces? The colorful patterns! So lovely. You can view more of Jill’s work by clicking here. Vintage 1960s Royal … Continue reading

Shop of the Day…Sweet Jessie

New Vintage Coin Purse and Modern Vintage Corsage Pin Sweet Jessie’s shop is so great (especially to a gal that covets anything and everything vintage like myself). The best thing about the Sweet Jessie shop is that all the items are made by hand, using vintage and new materials. Its vintage that newly constructed…if that makes … Continue reading

Put on your Lab Coat…and Get Ready to Shop

Left to right. 1940’s Era Globe, Vivid Mod Floral Mugs, Etched Floral Glasses and Diamond Orange Pitcher Design Lab has some incredible vintage pieces in their shop right now and, as usual, I wanted to share my favorites. It’s no secret that I adore anything and everything in the housewares department and these are certainly top … Continue reading

Why 1918 is a Good Year…

Left to right. Sex Appeal Dress, Play Me Playsuit, and Librarian Skirt I am going to go out on a limb here with this next statement. 1918 Vintage is the best place to buy vintage clothing online. I have my own vintage shop where I occasionally sell clothing (but mostly just housewares) so I know … Continue reading


Left to right. Espresso Secretary Top, Aileen Chevron Skirt, and Diamond Fit and Flare Dress Frecklewonder is on fire right now! Figuratively. I check out the Frecklewonder shop every so often to see what they have in stock and right now there are some incredible vintage finds for you to peruse. These were my top … Continue reading

Chirp. Chirp.

Clockwise from far left. Image from, Detail image from, Oil and Vinegar Salt and Pepper Set from Chirp Chirp Designs is absolute eye-candy. Right now the site only has items in three categories: decor, tableware, and clothing, but it is absolutely worth visiting with plenty to browse in those categories. Left to right. … Continue reading

Gather my Thoughts

Bird Trio Yarn Wreath from Constant Gatherer  I am sorry that it has taken me this long to post today. I have had an extremely busy week. The busiest of days being today. I have been taking some post-bac classes and today was the final day to turn everything in, so I have been a … Continue reading

Some much needed R and R and R

Reduce. Recycle. Reuse. We all know how important it is to be eco-friendly in today’s world. Well, today I found this great post on Apartment Therapy that coincides with their Green at Home monthly theme. Shelly talks about the top ten DIY project finds and materials that you just shouldn’t pass up. Read it here. Above … Continue reading

Visit my Virtual Table

PoppyTalk’s Home Sweet Home is up until the end of this month. There are some great tables, as usual, and I am so excited to be a part of it. Check out my virtual table here.

Rummage through this Closet.

  Jen’s Closet that is. Anyone who has read this blog can probably guess that I love love love vintage. And I am always on the lookout for cool vintage shops when aimlessly wondering through Etsy. So, when I saw Jen’s Closet, I contacted her to see if she wanted to talk about her shop … Continue reading