Please excuse the mess... I am currently rearranging my blog. :)


national vanilla cupcake day . yummmmmy

oh, being 31 weeks pregnant i've been dreaming of cupcakes
for so long! i had NO idea there was a National Vanilla Cupcake Day!
how amazing! i just can't believe i missed National Chocolate
Cupcake Day on October 18th!

{cupcake beanie from: knitrgal}

{cupcake print from: TulipPhotographicArt}

{cupcake ornament from: SugarChicBaby}

AND, i'm still celebrating the start of the holiday season! SO,
for each purchase of $5 (before shipping) or more at my store
you will receive a free single Hey Cupcake card from my shop!
this goes through sunday November 15th. there will be a
different free gift each week!

{hey cupcake card from: paperladyinvites}

and, please be sure to check out my new mommy blog for
a free knit pattern. it is very much under construction,
but i'm slowly working on it.


let's get the holidays rolling! . free gift with purchase

this is the start of my favorite time of year (and not only
because my baby is due this new year). I'd like to kick
it off with a free gift with every purchase. this week when you purchase
any item from my shop you'll receive one free Dear Deer
Girl card
. next week will be a different free gift with purchase. this
will continue through the christmas holiday... please enjoy! i
add new items to my shop each week.

please note: watermark will not be on the card and image
has been a little distorted, but will be clearer on card.

{photos are from paperladyinvites}

{this weeks free gift is the Dear Deer Girl card. this giveaway ends on
November 8th, 2009. the next giveaway will begin on November 9th, 2009}


handmade gift guide . for the whimsical girl

here's the perfect handmade gift guide for the
spontaneously fanciful or playful girl! this gift guide
will help you find the unusual or fanciful gift for
the whimsical girl in your life! please enjoy!
{$79 focksy scarf from, celapiu}

{$38 flora clutch from zelaya}

{$15 carried by birds print by, Roadside}

{$32 aqua green feather headpiece from, bethanylorelle}

{$18 postcard from heaven print from, mystiqueisland}

{$7 felt butterfly ring from, MIXKO}

{$185 woodland bear orphan from, EvelynsWonderland}

{$17 envy print by, HidenSeek}

{$20 vintage inspired necklace from, Gingeroni1}

{$24 white birds from, Middleburg}

{$100 fairest one of all pin from, oneeyedcollie}

{$180 ruffled silk carina bolero from, bonzie}

{$20 reflection necklace from, ABoxForMyTreasure}

{$80 camisole and pantalette from, undertheroot}

{$25 three wishes necklace from, SeaUnicorn}

{$250 peaches n cream party dress from, ouma}

{$67 windswept clutch from, BrianaEdelmanDesigns}

{$21.50 for a minute there ... i watched myself print from, JacqleenBleu}

{$32 bows and stitches pillow from, Olive}

{$85 natalie clay sculpture from, doubleparlour}

{$35 antique chairs print from, ClaudiaKayPhoto}

{$48 paige dress from, everydayfairytale}

{$30 aurora tiara from, whichgoose}

{$58 picture frame from, 2DogsWoodWorking}

{$38 vintage earrings from, indignare}


treasury time . whimsy girl

i've been putting together another gift guide and
i realized i was just in time to create my own treasury
so here it is. please enjoy. below are a couple of
my favorite items from the treasury!

i always enjoy her stuff! and i've always loved her
photos. these hairpieces work for weddings
or for everyday!

another amazing shop i've always loved. the paper
cutting is beautiful! i would love to own an original
for myself one day... very inspiring.

beautiful felt butterfly rings, plus a ton
more cute designs. check them out!

i hope you enjoyed those creations. don't forget to check
out my shop for new cards!

{photos from: whichgoose, Roadside, MIXKO, paperladyinvites}


my etsy . christmas cards are here!

i've been getting ready for the holiday season. i now
have a few new holiday cards and gift tags (plus a new crown)
up in my etsy shop, paper lady invites! don't procrastinate,
order your holiday cards now! they feature original artwork
by me. why not send something unique and
original? please enjoy!

{photos from: paperladyinvites}

more to come. please keep watch!