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November Etsy Round-Up

For this month’s Etsy round-up, I have one more thoughtful collection (in honor of Veteran’s Day and Thanksgiving) and one funny one (inspired by Movember). Take a look:


Little Notes of Gratitude - Thank you Notecard Set perfect for Mother's Day

Black and Pink earrings with Sterling Silver Long pink chandelier earrings, Swarovski crystals in pink and fuchsia with lampwork glass beads

The Best Days begin with gratitude PRINT

Give Thanks (gratitude, thanksgiving)

Black and White "Practice Gratitude" Mug. Word mug. Graphic. Minimal. Porcelain mug. Modern kitchen. Gift. Affirmation mug. MADE TO ORDER.

greeting card: thank-you, appreciation, gratitude, i appreciate you, gee golly

Balance Rock and Stick Photograph Zen Photograph Beach Decor Ocean Themed Art Marine Art Ocean Rock Driftwood Print

Zen Decor, Meditation Stone Painted Lotus Flower in Black Ink on Peach Granite, Nature Inspired, Yoga Stone

Modern Wedding Invitations Suite with Wood Imagery and Delicate Floral Accents, Suite Includes RSVP Cards, Place Cards, and More

Thank You Card Trunk - Card Box for Wedding Reception - Box for Wedding Favors - Rustic Wedding Decor

Red Resin Happy Buddhas Tiny Trio - Laughing Buddha Figurines

Gratitude Girl muted greens, reds, browns.

Gratitude Chalkboard Style Instant Download

Sterling Silver Gratitude Symbol Necklace - hand made sterling silver necklace

Gratitude bracelet, Mother daughter jewerly - Bracelet personalize with your message inside

Gratitude Stone, inspirational print, inspirational artwork, Zen art, Namaste, yoga, om, gratitude, meditation, yoga decor



Macchio with a mustache - Bulldog Stache - Handsome English Bulldog wearing a pink mustache - Cute Rescue Dog - Funny Dog Portrait

Pink mustache milk jug

Mustache Hipster Three Colorful Patterns Print - 8"x10"- Digital Art Print Wall Decor - Dorm Room Art - Baby Room - Wall Art for Kids Room

Painted Journals // Mustache Journals // Striped Jotters // Notebooks // Mini Journal // Monthly Calendar // Set of 2 journals

Mustache ring, glasses ring, adjustable ring, statement ring, antique brass ring, glass dome ring, antique bronze / silver plated ring base

Photo Print 8x10 Chick Wearing A Derby Hat And Mustache Photograph

halloween decor dictionary art vintage SKULL with MUSTACHE print - vintage art book page print - skull dictionary art halloween decorations

I Mustache You to Back Away from My Cookies - Ceramic Cookies and Milk Dunk Mug

8x8" art PRINT of Sir Octopus Fancy Acrylic Painting w/ Beer, Mustache, Top Hat, and Cane

Cat Necklace Moustache Necklace Bottle Cap Jewelry Mustache Necklace Bottle Cap Jewelry Mustache Cat

Infinity scarf mustache scarf - circle scarf loop scarf bright coral orange mustache gift idea for her - gift for mom gift for girl

Squirrel Watercolour Painting PRINT, French Squirrel, Mustache, Red Beret, 8x10 Print

Black and White Photography, Mustache Portrait, Ringleader, Androgymous Art, Circus, Dark Art, Steampunk, Quirky Surreal Photo

Lumberjack and Crow Beard and Mustache - Original Graphic Art PRINT SIGNED

ON SALE 20% OFF Mustache Cufflinks - Mustache Cufflinks For Men - Men's Jewelry - Men's Accessories - Gift For Men's - Groomsman Gift

my stache  (mustache) vinyl decal FREE SHIP in basic black


What does November make you think of?

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October Etsy Round-Up

Ah, October. Arguably my favorite month, and not just because it contains my birthday (woo!). In Austin especially, the weather is my favorite in October – still warm and sunny, but not sweltering. Colors transition into my favorite palette, and it just feels like the season of getting things done. And of course there’s Halloween. So many reasons to like this month. So today I have two Etsy collections that speak to me of October – one around Halloween (unavoidable) and one with a muted color palette that makes me think of fall. Modern Halloween Orange Earrings, Drizzled Black Earrings, […]

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Friday Favorites: True & Co

I assume most of my readers are ladies, and as such I’m going to share something with you today that I think we all could use. If you are, oh I don’t know, any kind of normal woman, bra shopping can be a pain in the tush. Particularly figuring out what bra size fits best, and not breaking the bank in the process. Well, there’s a new online service to help with all of that. It’s called True & Co, and it’s specifically for bras. I read about it in this article and decided to try it out. And I […]

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Color Theory: Orange


Orange Color Wheel Tier: Secondary. Tonal Value: Warm. Complementary Color: Blue. It’s association with good flavor and aromas is while orange is commonly used as a food coloring agent (think your nacho cheese Doritos). Orange things like tigers and lilies and saffron have given it an association with exotic things. And we’re all familiar with the overwhelmingly orange Halloween decor, and orange construction signs and cones. But this time of year, it’s hard not to appreciate the color, with pumpkin-spice everything, and leaves starting to change color. I’ll be the first to admit that orange is not one of my […]

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September Etsy Round-Up

There’s a lot of heavy stuff going around on the internet today, so I’m purposefully keeping it light and lovely. Here are two collections of beautiful things made by talented, independent artisans, from all around the world. Chocolate & Turquoise Set of coffee sachets hearts Valentines day decor, Valentine gift brown turquoise linen home decor kitchen mint aqua rustic shabby chic boho HandyHappyHearts $9.00 50 Opaque Pale Turquoise 6mm Czech Glass Druks fivesisters $3.25 Brown leather bracelet, handcrafted lampwork glass bead , blue, red, purple, gift HollyMackDesigns $58.00 Urban trendy necklace Super long trendy necklace Boho style stacking necklace DivinaLocura […]

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August Etsy Round-Up

I’m recovering from my whirlwind weekend at the craft show (there will be a recap post probably Wednesday) so today’s an easy ‘look at the pretties!’ post. 🙂 I’ve got two treasuries today. The first is August-themed, using one of August’s birthstones as the inspiration. The second is just green and alive and summery. Enjoy. Sardonyx One of the birthstones for the month of August is sardonyx. Sardonyx bracelet: The Dragon's Eye – sardonyx, red and black bracelet, unisex bracelet, men's jewelry, sardonyx jewelry, dragon jewelry BuniqueBeads $30.00 Pendant. Large (not heavy) Sardonyx Gold plated art freeform designed pendant and […]

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