Sauls Creative Vintage Signs Cottage Style

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Vintage Sign by Sauls Creative Design Worthy

Sauls Creative on Etsy , this sign $49 is nice size!

Cottage Style & Lake House Decor!

Today we find this great Etsy shop called Sauls Creative, home to artisan Dean Sauls. These vintage and retro style distressed signs are perfect for any interior decorating.  Home, office or man-cave you will find something for everyone here, made with Saul’s own unique twist on graphics meets upcycled wood. These come in various sizes and have the look and feel of what the past is made of.  Most are under $50 making them a unique gift idea.

Lake Sign Interior Design Worthy Sauls Creative

This comes in many sizes, starts at only $19.

About Sauls Creative
Dean Sauls is hooked on design, as he puts it. Contributing to his graphic-style art are the things that fascinate him outside of the art world, including pop culture, music, technology, the intelligence, and the entire art-making process. Besides Sauls’ vintage sign-making he is also a mobile and web designer. Creativity has always been an important part of who Sauls is and where he is headed.

Pier Sign Vintage

Our favorite, $69 measures a whopping two foot by four foot. Lovely.

When asked more he says, “I have always thought of myself as an artist, the creative urge has always been with me since I was 6 years young. Painting has been my way of communicating something about all the good in the world and helped me see the world from many perspectives.”

Connect with Sauls Creative on Etsy. 

Like him on Facebook.

Follow him on Twitter.

 

 


Rosies and Rockers Rock Star Trendy T-Shirts

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Rosie and Rockers Fashion Clothing

Trend Setting Top : Fashionista Chic meets Rock Star  ” Choose Fate Scoop $29

A new fashion boutique in Washington, DC is trend setting rock star meets fashionista hipster design.  Rosies and Rockers said the idea behind them is to “ditch the cookie cutter mass produced clothing” and find something with a edge.  Their “rockstar chic” line of clothing will keep you coming back.

Bombs Away Rosie and Rockers DC Boutique

Bombs Away:  A 40′s style meets new design on sale for $22

 

Their eco friendly styles also incorporate soybean into their process.  We think they are just fabulous. You will find many different original designs on comfy tees and clothing with the “bad girl” or “bad boy” twist at reasonable prices .

Rosies and RockersFor him? Find them all here.

Today we selected our favorite t-shirts, but this store has tops, bottoms, outerwear and gorgeous dresses.

Find out more at Rosies and Rockers.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Candle Lanterns Wedding Ideas

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Candle Lantern CollectionLook what we’ve found at the Candle Lantern Collection! What a great wedding decoration!  Stunning is the word for this show-stopping oversized lantern! Lush medallion cutout design gets modern appeal from glossy snow-white finish; simply gorgeous as a candle glows from within.   You can see this style white oversized lantern here.

Not only do they look vintage and retro, but we’ve seen them on the “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” at Lisa Vanderpump’s vow renewal ceremony!  (See them on Season Three Right Here)!

We just love them. Can you imagine them hanging in the background filled with flowers for a romantic effect?  See this design and more for your wedding or everyday needs here at Candle Lantern Collection.


Swaggy Hair Clip Organizers from Two Sparrows Studio

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Two Sparrows Studio on Etsy, $25 for this cute hair clip holder!

Look what we found, this fashionista must have is this super swaggy hair clip organizer, handmade by Two Sparrows Studio on Etsy. Several makes and models are available for around $25 each.  Not only are they lovely for organizing your accessories, but they stand up picture frame style holding your bows and hair clips.  We simply love the designs and you will too.  What a great gift idea!

hair bow holder

Two Sparrows Studio on Etsy offers these in many colors and designs. 

Two Sparrows Studio is on Etsy and offers other adornments as well such as hair clips, bows and accessories.  The shop is run by Nora, from Roswell, Georgia who loves creating with lace, ribbon and paper.  You can stop by her shop here, or like her Facebook.

two sparrows studio on etsy

 


Keeping It Country with Michael Palmer

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Michael Palmer

Recently artist Ira Mency aka Cindy Fahenstock-Schafer  shared these great vintage looking pictures with us.  A few weeks ago she took country music performer Michael Palmer  (Martinsburg, WV) down to the Shenandoah Valley and spent a day trying to get the best shots for his portfolio.  She said, “He was a performer at my husband’s Hogging Up fundraiser event, and he wanted some pictures for his portfolio. He’s pure country, so I wanted to find the perfect setting for him to feel comfortable with.”  Schafer settled on the Shenandoah County Fairgrounds in Woodstock Virginia that has buidings still standing over 100+ years old.  The photos above and below were shot at the old Smokey-the-Bear Forest Fire building that stands on the midway.

Michael Palmer

Schafer explains that Palmer is a local performing artist in the Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia area doing country covers and originals. “He does a lot for the community and charity organizations as in benefits, so I wanted him to have some great photos for his new website, MichaelPalmer.org.  The day we shot the photos, it was already 80 degrees at ten am.  It took us a few hours to get the perfect shots and for him to feel camera comfortable. ”  Schafer says ironically, the best shots were in the barn, which smelled of animal feces, but she didn’t want to jeopardize the shots so she hung in…

Michael Palmer

When asked what her best photo was, Schafer says, “The one (below) where he didn’t know I was shooting, it shows the shine of his Yamaha and his tattoo which he got for Autism Awareness. He’s deep in thought about what chords to play. I think sometimes you can’t force it and it has to be what comes natural. Sometimes, you can’t take the country out of the boy.”  Schafer says on the way home they passed an old Masesy-Ferguson tractor and took more shots. See them here.

Michael Palmer

Schafer says Palmer lives in Martinsburg with his wife Heather and three lovely kids and mainly plays local bars and events. He can be hired via his Facebook page and according to Schafer, gives a jam-packed energy charged performance.  “We’ve used him for several events, and told everyone we know about him.”

 

Michael Palmer

Schafer said filming some portfolio videos was a bit more of a challenge, as Palmer isn’t used to all the attention. “He’s a private kind of guy and sticking a camera in his face all day in a barn ful of sh_t is a little intimidating.  However, I managed to get this golden gem….”

Find out more:

Michael Palmer Website

Michael Palmer Youtube

Michael Palmer Tumblr

Michael Palmer Facebook <— for booking

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