Paul Dotey Holiday Cards

December 8, 2014
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If you still haven’t mailed your holiday cards, there’s still time to purchase these pretties by illustrator Paul Dotey and send them out! Paul Dotey Holiday Cards, $25 for 5. Buy Now   Similar gift ideas:Shana Frase Boxed CardsValentine’s Day CardsYou’re a Fox CardsPomegranate Advent Calendar#UnwrapEtsy Shopping Event

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Paws for the Cause Calendar

November 11, 2014
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Go and order this awesomely adorable 2015 calendar NOW! And then hang it on your wall with pride because all of the proceeds go toward a scholarship for a veterinary student at the University of Guelph. The lovely humans behind Paws for the Cause always find a fun way to fundraise for their doggy friends. [...]

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Shana Frase Boxed Cards

April 18, 2014
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Having a good stash of cards at the ready for when parties and special moments pop up will make your so much easier. And Shana Frase makes some of the prettiest I’ve seen. Love the Cake, Cake, Cake card for birthdays, Mahalo to say hello, and Feathers or Drip Drop (above) for just about anytime. [...]

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Pay it Forward

December 18, 2013
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A friend recently told me about a new phenomenon – if you find a lost wallet, you add a $20 to it before returning it – the thought is it will help spread good “lost items” karma into the world. So it was all too fitting when Etsy approached me with a sweet “pay it [...]

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Walnut Catch-All

November 26, 2013
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A nice piece for the office mate or special teacher, this desk catch-all holds a notepad and ceramic cup for paperclips or odds and ends. There are lots of other chic gifts for the home available from Light + Ladder including a set of modern wall hooks and hanging planters. Light + Ladder Walnut Catch-All, [...]

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November 24, 2013
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I recently discovered the website Brika which curates awesome giftable items. The site sells jewellery, accessories, home decor, paper, baby items, and gourmet goodies from a select group of artists and designers across North America. The Object Enthusiast Mint + Gold Large Egg Vase, $58. Buy Now Psst…Brika has a pop-up boutique featuring Canadian artisans [...]

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Robot Love Screenprinted Greeting Card

February 11, 2013
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Valentine’s Day is a day when even robots should feel the love. And here’s a sweet lil card to celebrate your love. One of the many great items available at great gift shop Kid Icarus in Toronto. Robot Love Screenprinted Greeting Card, $5 USD. Buy Now   Similar gift ideas:Valentine’s Day CardsYou’re a Fox CardsSean [...]

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2013 Calendar

December 28, 2012
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My friend Laura bought this lovely calendar to mark the days of 2013 and I thought it was just too pretty not to share. Each month is celebrated with a photographic spread of food which, when combined (recipe on back), becomes a seasonal dish. I also both gave and received Bookhou’s beautifully illustrated calendar this [...]

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You’re My Star Print

August 29, 2012
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Spotted on the Oh So Beautiful Paper blog (which is full of oh, so beautiful cards and prints and invites) these beautiful prints by Montreal-based illustrator Eva Juliet can be customized with a name. You’re My Star Print, $32. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Tree of Life PrintWorld Colouring PosterDoodleArt Jamais Trop Tard… PosterPaul Dotey Holiday [...]

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Frog Card

August 17, 2012
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A sweet lil froggy silhouette card for a sweet friend. I love the lobster and zebra and bunny cards too! Plus the designs are also available as coasters. Sesame Letterpress Frog Card, $5. Buy Now Similar gift ideas:Valentine’s Day CardsArtistry CardsPresent & CorrectPantone PostcardsYou’re a Fox Cards

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