keyword / chevron:

Hand Painted Yellow Chevron Plates from Young Alexander, $40
Black and white chevron stripe Romper from TheMeasure, $49
Yellow Chevron Bags from PigCastle, $5
Chevron Fabric Necklace from The Whirlwind, $22
Abstract Idea Pillow, $118 & Chesil Scarf $198, from anthropologie
Brass Triple Shield Earrings from Prairieoats, $24
vintage betty hanson linen chevron skirt from pinkvintageboudoir, $15
Lovely chevron paper goods from witandwhistle
Mustard Wood Necklace from Voz clothing and art, $15
Lariat Layering Bracelet from sonofasailor, $13
Ochre and gray chevron hand printed linen pillow from giardino, $38
Chevron Vinyl Laptop Decal from quirkk, $10.50
Lots of cool chevron paper goods from redstarINK
Black & White Chevron Striped Party dress from yellowcake, $127
Mini Chevron Cake Stand from aedrieloriginals, $40
woven chevron gold bracelet from minco, $25

keyword / air mail:

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Today’s keyword is air mail! I love air mail related things, probably because I love receiving mail. Lots of fun air mail related items out there, including tons of paper goods which I just love! Hope you enjoy today’s round up!
Envelope Book – Vintage Air Mail from paperandlinen, $24
Vintage Par Avion Via Air Mail Mixed Lot from reginasstudio, $6.95
Set of 42 Vintage Air Mail Par Avion Stamps from MossPudding, $5
Airmail Serendipity Kit from Handmade By Somerset, $14.95
Card Set – Snail Mail from wit and whistle, $7.50
Reusable Felt Air Mail Envelope from small adventure, $24
Airmail Striped Friendship Bracelet from Saellys, $2
Vintage airmail wedding invitation from champagnesunday, $5.25
mini book and letter hybrid from Miniature Rhino, $12
Airmail — Original 8×10 Fine Art Photo Print from EricaLeaPhotography, $15.99

keyword / undiscovered:

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Today’s keyword is undiscovered. I used etsy’s pounce feature to find today’s lovely goods. These are newly opened shops that haven’t had a sale yet! I still remember when I got my first sale at my shop, it was so exciting. Maybe you can take a look and support 😉 There is so much great stuff out there!
educational puzzle from hammcrafted, $115
dark purple triangle scarf from oaksavannashop, $60.00 CAD
Orange butterfly necklace from TheGlassLilyPad, $10.50
Scotland Print from pruginko, $30
The Everyday Leather Leash from BijaCollars, $40
Beautiful silk dresses & tunics from Atelier Joy, from France!
If you need a tweed jacket for your man, spokes555 has some good ones!
A new vintage shop: Smoking Saints vintage fashion from Denmark!
baby booties with leather lace from productiveknits, $28
Studio Camera Bag from Etupirka, $95
Cognomen Semi-blank Recycled Journal from Crowne, $20

keyword / calendars:

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It’s really fun to collect things, don’t you think? I have a little collection of calendars – and today I thought I’d round up some pretty cool perpetual calendars and do a keyword!
Vintage Perpetual Desk Top Note Pad Calendar from Peppersplacedesigns, $12
Embroidered Perpetual Calendar from BySaraLynn, $86
Vintage Lyons’ Tea tin as perpetual Calendar from hope51, $38
Vintage antique exotic wood Calendar from Blue Flower Vintage, $30
Victorian Cast IRON Perpetual DESK Calendar from Song in my heart, $30
enzo mari perpetual calendar from hivemodern.com, $150
Another Enzo Mari Desk Calendar from nova68.com, $149
Saw this Perpetual Produce Calendar at Lillian’s blog last week and picked one up myself at Renegade last weekend! Buy it at Krank Press, $20
(image via branchhome.com)
A neat calendar download (for Letter Writers Alliance Members) from 16 sparrows, $free (sign up to be a member for only $3!)
1930s Perpetual Flip Desk Calendar from fallinginswirls, $32
vintage art deco style perpetual calendar from jetsetvintage, $28.40
Plastic Sliding Date Perpetual Calendar from sonofasailorvintage, $42
Waterspouts and Chimney Tops Perpetual Calendar from Upon a Fold, $16.95
(I may just order this one after I finish this post, hehe)
& there are some cool calendars over at Three Potato Four – even though they’re all sold, they’re still fun to look at. (I’m dreaming about owning every single one in my own collection!) What special sort of things do you collect? Maybe I’ll get some inspiration for a future ‘keyword’ post.. Well, have a great day!

keyword / harry potter:

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Today’s keyword is Harry Potter. What can I say? I’m a fan. Are you? I know a lot of people that aren’t, but then sometimes we run into the die-hards too. There’s some pretty cool Harry Potter stuff out there, so I thought I’d do a little round up of it… and seeing how the last movie is coming this Friday, I’m really into it right about now! I get pretty emotional just watching the preview 😉 Anyone going to the midnight showing?

1. Hogwarts Trio Illustration Prints by Nan Lawson
2. Lightning Bolt Stud Earrings by The Angry Weather
3. Advanced Potions Notebook by celestefrittata
4. Customisable Hogwarts letter by Strangely Yours
5. Magic Wand Programmable TV Remote from Think Geek
6. Evil Wizards tote bag by Evie Tees
7. yurt ring by Lynn Cobb

keyword / upcycle books:

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People sure get creative when it comes to using books to create something new. I came across this book lamp and my search just expanded from there. From simple journals created with actual book covers, to book ipod charging docks – so many fun things. But if you’re a book lover, how do you feel about these books being cut out and ripped apart to make a new item?


Upcycled Antique Journal from PigseyArt, $22
Hollow Book Safe – Emma from greenRstudio, $60
For the Birds – book table from tytie, $200
Book tote vintage tall tree from velvetonthepage, $12
Floating Bookshelf from komunications, $45
Book clocks from SteampunksNotDead
Book Planter from MJPorterDesign, $30
Book Charging Dock from inbook, $52
Hardback Book Lamp from typewriterboneyard, $120
This item isn’t for sale but I thought it’d be great to include..
Book wedding invitations – love it! via Green Wedding Shoes
and if you are feeling crafty, came across this list:

keyword / birthday:

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So today’s keyword isn’t exactly “birthday” but the lovely goods listed today are “gifts-I’d-buy-myself-if-I-had-tons-of-money” items 😉 My birthday is coming up, and even if I can’t afford most of these things, it’s still fun making lists. What do you think of these finds?


Pyrite Sterling Silver Necklace from studio94, $58
Love fonts! wanting 100+ fonts from myfonts.com
(font pictured above is libreria)
Hardback Book Lamp from typewriterboneyard, $130
antique handcraft watch from revolt70, $186”
Anything mustard!
items pictured:
chirp wedges, $90
Madeline Chair, $349
rough diamond rings from valkasinskas & elseetee2, $155 & $400
A vintage/thrift shopping spree!
fossil finds pictured:

keyword / maps:

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Today’s keyword is MAPS! Okay, I love map prints, map related items – even though I can’t read a map to save my life 😉 I think one of my best thrift finds was a map purse that I found while I was in utah, for only $3 or something pretty awesome. It’s my favorite purse! Here are some cool map finds I came across. What do you think?


Vintage Globe Desk Set from rekindle, $25
Scratch Off World Map from Urban Outfitters, $34
Atlas Wrapped Thermos from Urban Outfitters, $34
Map Wall Decal from Pottery Barn, $129
Vintage Onyx Perpetual Calendar and Pen Holder from vntagequeen, $32
Rusty Cuts Treasure Map Mini Dress from rustycuts, $66
World Map Fabric Handbag from SkyTurtle, €29,00
Vintage – 1930s MAP of California from redtruckdesigns, $18
pull down map of the social sciences from opendoorstudio, $165
Military Chalkboard US Map from Restoration Hardware, $478
1949 French Library Globe from Restoration Hardware, $179

keyword / item of the month clubs:

I love receiving mail, what about you? I sometimes have recurring dreams that my front lawn is filled with packages, haha.
I came across this monthly soap club on etsy and started looking for more item of the months. Love the idea of these monthly clubs, because you can expect a package every month. Giving a monthly club is a great gift because it lasts for months too. Here are some fun clubs I found.. most of them are food but I wouldn’t have any problem with receiving a new cake each month! 😉
12 Month Cake Roundies & Cookie-wich of the Month from tookies
Cosmetics deluxe samples subscription from Birchbox
I love fruit! I’d love a fruit of the month club any day from Harry & David
Eye Shadow of the Month Club from pinkquartzminerals
DRESS of the month club from lakenandlila
Tea of the month club from teavana.com
Soap of the Month Club from BambuEarth
6 month greeting card subscription from Parchment Post
Caramel Of The Month Club from haveitconfections
Cake of the Month Club from SimplyDivineDesserts
Marshmallow of the month club from OhYum

keyword / wood:

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Today’s keyword is wood. I think wood is a material that will never grow old. It’s always classy. Right now, our goal for our place is to get wood floors installed and get rid of our yucky carpet. I just need to clean and get everything out of here first 😉 Hope you enjoy these finds today!

Natural Walnut Wood Case for iPhone from Signimade
Herb Garden Planter Box & Hanging planter from andrewsreclaimed.
Letterpressed Paulownia Wooden Handcrafted Journal from msquaredesign
organic ALPHABET BLOCKS from littlesaplingtoys
Natural Wood Flower Home Decor from SouthernWood
Large Dark Wooden Ampersand from Hindsvik
Urban Outfitters & Anthropologie: Classic Crate Wood Bike Basket,
Picture hanger with hat and jewelry hangers from MJPorterDesign

Forest lights from virtualdesignlab


snug.geometric – circle from snugstudio

Blushing Flower Wooden Wedding Invitation from wedding day tree


vintage cheese box from seven poppies vintage


3D Wooden Camera from bRainbowshop
(okay, how cute is this little camera? when I saw it I was like, what?! so cool! hehe)