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How To Turn Old Paperbacks Into Custom Hardbacks

Here is a great how-to on turning old paperback books into new custom hardcovers. From ohdeedoh: We love to integrate books into our decor, but does your child have favorite books that aren’t quite in display condition? Beat up paperbacks can easily be turned into custom hardbacks with some scrap cardboard, fabric, a gluestick, and an inkjet printer. Unleash your ... Read More »

Personalized Jewelry In Hebrew & English BY SIMAG

I received a package today from SIMAG.  Inside was  a personalized gift from jewelry designer and owner of SIMAG,  Sima Gilady!   Thank you so much Sima, we love the necklace. So here is our little guy….. Camden Reid born 7.31.10!  We love you Cam! Photo taken by Christina my wife: Grace Designs Photography Visit SIMAG on Etsy HERE, and get ... Read More »

Hanging AirPlant Pods by Michael McDowell

Modern hanging AirPlant Pods designed by American designer Michael McDowell. Description from designer Michael McDowell: I designed these ceramic hanging air plant pods™ specifically for air plants (Tillandsia) after discovering that tillandsias will not survive in standing water and if water pools in their leaves it can harm them. Each pod is made from a gorgeous natural moroccan sand colored ... Read More »

Rusty Steel Recycled Into Function

I just launched a new series of metal decor for your home.  “Industrial Construction”, rusty steel recycled into function.  My goal that drives this series is recycling rusty steel that was once functional and bringing it back to life in a new functional form.  Here is a first look at trees that inspired the series. Click the pics to find ... Read More »

Bright Colorful Journal Sketch by K Joann Russell

Three colors (yellow light hansa, vivid red orange, and vivid lime green) gave me bright, lovely combinations in this color exploration sketch. It’s been a long time since I last posted on my blog even though I do these quick, fun sketches nearly every day. I guess I’ve been thinking that I should be using my blog for finished paintings ... Read More »

Not Just Another Pricing Lecture – Mellisa Borrell

From Melissa’s Facebook: Melissa Borrell has been designing and fabricating jewelry since 1996. She studied art and French at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Tufts University in Boston and Paris. Self-taught as a jewelry designer, Melissa opened her jewelry studio in San Francisco in 1999. In 2005, she received an MFA from Rhode Island School of ... Read More »

Captin by Misewell

Captain hook by Misewell. Description From Misewell Clean lines and efficient use of material make the Captain hook stand out. An innovative stamping process creates little waste by producing nearly 300 coat hooks from a single 4′x8′ sheet of steel. Available in gray, black, and white. 5 x 3 x 1.5” Read More »