Here is a delectably delicate and elegant font, designed by Lauren Thompson. It’s called Champagne & Limousines and it is just the best kind of fixed-width font. It comes in a variety of weights (regular, italic, bold, and bold italic) and is free for personal use. […]Pin It
It is so true that the simplest things are often the best.Pin It
So I had some bananas going brown and soft on my counter for about a week. Since I don’t eat bananas once the’ve lost that slight hint of green and have acquired so much as a single spot, I was in need of something to do with them. My Mother-in-Law came to the rescue for […]Pin It
It has been the most relaxing, pleasant weekend that I’ve had in a while. I didn’t do any school work at all – completely abandoned my computer. I had a romantic date with my man on Saturday night, and a big dinner out with good company last night. Wonderful.
After dinner on Saturday, we were […]Pin It
I’m of the opinion that all things should be lovely. I do not think that wonderful things are diminished when surrounded by many other lovely things.
You can imagine my excitement when I came across this Chick-a-Dee smoke detector. It is just brilliant to take something as mundane and, frankly, irritating as a smoke detector […]Pin It
Another week draws to a close…
It’s the final week of this school term for me too and exams and project deadlines loom. I’ve really enjoyed this term’s classes and I’m sorry that they’ll be over soon. But onward and upward to new heights of knowledge.
Back again on Monday!
This past […]Pin It
It must be such a pleasure to design wine bottle lables. This one does me in completely – with hand-crafted lettering and a beautiful die-line, it is sophisticated, enchanting, and whimsical all at once.
The label was designed by Biles Inc. for this ‘The Cloud Factory’, a New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc. […]Pin It
I absolutely love the colour combination of pink and brown for a girl’s baby shower. Add polka-dots to that combination and I am beside myself with delight. It was an absolute pleasure to work on the signage and bunting for this baby shower.
The sign on the right was outside the building, and […]Pin It
2011 was the year for babies, I think. It seemed that everytime I turned around, someone else had a bun in the oven. In fact, it became a joke at work that there was something in the water, and if you drank it, you would get pregnant.
This is a an invitation that I put […]Pin It
Excuse me, “Color” game (We spell it differently up here). Created by Maria Munuera and Mark MacKay from Method of Action, the same people who brought you the Kerning game. This one tests how well you can identify hue, saturation and various colour harmonies.