Friday, April 19, 2013

Virginia Johnson Spring 2013

New products from Virginia Johnson's Spring 2013 collection includes canvas totes with bold, whimsical graphics and owl print shawl in three lovely colorways.

"Woodland Creatures" Baby Shower by Huggies + Printables

Huggies worked in collaboration with 6 event planners and designers to produce 18 inspirational baby shower themes from "Camping" to "Finding Nemo" to "Woodland Creatures". This a campaign created for Huggies by Ogilvy & Mather Chicago to spread awareness about the brand among expecting mothers who use Pinterest. 

"Woodland Creatures" themed party featuring owls, raccoons  foxes, squirrels has wonderful ideas and lots of printables! You can download invitations, animal masks, badges, wrapping paper in 2 designs, menu and much more from Huggies Pinterest page here. All this for free!

A quick, useful tip. If you have been wondering what kind of posts are liked and mostly pinned by your readers then Pinterest can be a helpful tool. Each time an item is pinned on Pinterest from your blog, Pinterest creates a page of all those items which can be viewed by using this URL. Make sure you replace my URL with yours to see all the pins pinned by your readers from your blog on Pinterest.

Happy pinning!

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Anna Wiscombe: Owl Chalkboard

Anna Wiscombe is originally from the countryside of Dorset, currently living and working in London. She offers contemporary wooden decorative products, coveting necklaces, brooches and quirky owl chalkboards. Her pieces are full of intricate details and bright colors. Owls and birds are the primary subject matter of her work, each creature is one-of-a-kind and handmade from start to finish. 

The cute 'hoot hoot' chalkboard comes with a hanger on the back and is available in two designs in her online store. Hang it in the kitchen or above your desk for little notes or reminders.

Owl Fabric Tape

Lovely owl fabric tape by More Cozy. The tape is perfect for creative arts and craft projects, scrap booking  or for gift wrapping. The night owl adhesive tape comes in a set with other two beautiful designs - night flower and night air.

Superfumi: Mugs, Mirrors and More

Superfumi was started in 2009 by the illustrator Claudia Fumagalli out of her desire to transform her drawings into things that could be used and enjoyed by people everyday. Caludia draws inspiration from her childhood memories, animals, nature and magical stories.

'The Enchanted Forest' collection is her debut collection which features The Curious Fox, The Mysterious Owl, The Love Tiger and The Magical Unicorn. These whimsical illustrations of the forest creatures can be found on lovely products like jewelery, mugs, coasters, stationery, prints, pocket mirrors and much more.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Owl Pencil and Sketchbook Package Design

I adore the splash of vibrant colors and vintage inspired illustrations on the box of colored pencils and the cover of the sketchbooks by Eeboo. The products are available in two designs - owl fluorescent, and owl and raccoon.

DIY: Owl Polka Dot Shirt

Make your own owl polka dot shirt at home with the wonderful tutorial by Aki of Minted Strawberry. The tutorial comes with a template that you can download for free. Go to her blog to get your own template and to find out all the materials that you'll need for the project. {psst:  it'll make a great mother's day gift!}

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Disaster Designs: In a Nutshell Satchel

Disaster Designs launched a new series called 'In a Nutshell' that includes bags, wallets, gadget cases, flasks, and satchel adorned with popular sayings with delightful illustrations. "As wise as an owl" satchel  is just too cute to pass up. What do you say? Available at Lisa Angel.

I have blogged about Disaster Designs products previously here.

Mother's Day Cards by Flaunt

This year Mother's day is on May 12th. Do you send cards to your mom? I do and I am gravitated towards these cards from Flaunt. Now all I have to decide which one to pick. They are all so sweet! What's your favorite?

Check out more cards from Flaunt's Mother's and Father's Day collection, and order if you like something because they ship for free with code 'HOPSHIP' at checkout.

Bonnie Hotz: Pottery

Gorgeous pottery by Bonnie Hotz a ceramist based out of Salinas, CA. Her work has been sold in over 60 craft galleries nationwide as well as two craft museum gift shops- New York City and San Francisco. She creates her own designs and hand carves them on her pottery pieces which then she finally meticulously glazed. Visit her online store for the above shown owl mugs, bowls, serving platters and more designs.

Monday, April 15, 2013

Body Painting by Gesine Marwedel

25 year old German artist Gesine Marwedel creates these amazing bird and animal paintings using the human body as her canvas. You can buy her work in form of prints from Poster Lounge. They ship to over 30 countries including the US, check their shipping rates here.

Zlesa: Woodland Creatures

I was introduced to Jana Kloučková Kudrnová's work the first time when I blogged about this free printable. I recently stumbled across her new lovely products in her online store Z Lesa. This Czech republic graphic designer and illustrator's style is simple yet fresh and modern that'll appeal to both kids and adults.

Visit her store for the above shown woodland alphabet print (currently available in czech only), woodland badges, and the sun and the moon print which I absolutely love!