Thursday, January 27, 2011

Hodge Podge

Please bear with me during this really random post. I was planning on posting today about my roommate's new earring frame, but she can't decide where she wants to hang it. Hopefully we'll get that done tonight, and I can post those pictures tomorrow.

The first piece of random business...a peek into my sketchbook.

The Hot Dog King is the restaurant next to our Greenville site, and I couldn't resist sketching their cute mascot while my professor was rambling about something. I'll try to continue posting sketchbook findings. I like to sketch out new jewelry designs as part of my creative process.

The next order of random business...A finished creation.

I'm so glad I found that tutorial I blogged about yesterday. I've been wanting to make rosettes like this for so long, and I finally found a usable tutorial. I made these three orange rosettes and glued them to a thin silver metal headband. I glued felt on the back for extra support and comfort. I plan to make more of these especially out of patterned fabric. I really want to make a rosette necklace. Contact me with questions about ordering.

Last piece of random information for the day...A GIVEAWAY!!
I found another great giveaway this afternoon. The Clemson Girl blog is hosting a Lily Pulitzer giveaway. Go here to check it out and enter for yourself!

If you're still reading, you're awesome. If you're new, leave me a comment and become a follower. That would make my day! Welcome to anyone from the 2011 Blizzard Blog up here if you want to join.

Blizzard  Bloghop 2010 hosted by Household 6 Diva


  1. I found you on the blog hop and now Im following you! Please check out my blog and follow me, I also wanted to say how much I love your blog and reading the posts!

  2. Love the hot dog sketch...Cute.
    Thanks for joining the bloghop.
    Cheers for a good day!

  3. I also found you from the Bloghop and I can already tell I love the simplicity of your blog. Those rosettes are beautiful and I am off to find out how to make them and adorn my daughter :)

  4. i love the headband!! it is soo cute! =))

  5. the headband is adorable! :) great job on it!

  6. You're really talented! I can't sew/craft to save myself!

  7. What a cute headband! And love the variety of great accessories in your Etsy shop! :> Thanks for stopping by & saying hello! Off to hop, hop, hop....

  8. Your headband looks amazing!!

  9. Those rosettes are gorgeous! And that sketch of yours is hilarious.
    Your new follower,

  10. Thanks for posting about the giveaway!! :)

  11. Came to visit through the bloghop. I'm a new blogger and figure this is the best way to "meet" people. Etsy is an addiction of mine so I will check out your store for sure!

    Off to hit the follow button.....

  12. Found you through the Blizzard Blog Hop. I too love to craft and create. I just don't find enough time to do it.

    Just followed.

    I blog at