Monthly Archives: July 2010

Friday Flickr Five

Farewell, July. Summer is just speeding by without even looking back. Glad I was able to capture a bit of summer Americana when I snapped the photo above last weekend at Firkin (a favorite getaway of mine). Baseball is ending; soccer is starting. One more month to sneak in some summer fun. On with the […]

Chalkboard Labels

I’m guessing there are at least 1,001 uses for these darling chalkboard labels. Available at Terrain. images from

New from Dempsey & Carroll

Dempsey & Carroll has caught my eye of late with their inspired collaborations. Simon Doonan has lent some witticisms to a line of notecards, and if you’re looking for boxed stationery, you can have your envelopes lined in Schumacher & Co. prints. They’re inspired, luxe, and pretty, too! Either option will give your messages that […]

Portland Popup Post Card

Portland, OR, artist Fred DiMeglio’s popup postcard is a work of art: full of detail, and screen printed in eight colors, I think it captures the spirit of one of my favorite cities. Available at Fred’s etsy shop, Manvsink, where you’ll find lovely screen printed posters, too! images courtesy of fred dimeglio

Salt & Syrup Stripey Cards

Delightfully simple, stripey cards from Emily Ranneby at Salt & Syrup seem tailor made for summer greetings. Available in sets of six (3 pink/3 yellow, or 3 green/3 blue, or as singles. images from