Wednesday Doesn’t Rhyme with Anything {July 4th}

As it’s turning out, maybe I’m only doing the Wednesday thing every other week ūüėČ I know I won’t post one next week as I’ll be on vacation. Maybe later on I’ll get a better hang of it and it will become a weekly publication. Until then…..This week’s¬†topic was pretty easy to decide on.¬† Buuuutt, to spice things up today instead of highlighting several shops I’m going to post snapshots of Etsy Treasuries by other members in a July 4th theme. Confused??…just scroll down.

Happy 4th to all of you!

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Katy M.

This girl is so darn sweet! I wanted to post a couple sneak peeks from our session last night, boy was it hard to narrow it down!! unfortunately (and for Texas, fortunately) a storm was approaching just as we were getting started, no pretty sunset. Soooo we are going for round two this evening to catch some golden rays! Miss Katy is an aspiring model and asked me to help get her portfolio started to send to agencies. Isn’t that so exciting!!! She worked the camera like a pro let me tell ya!

Wednesday Doesn’t Rhyme with Anything {Father’s Day}

Probably the hardest person to shop handmade for, but I went on an Etsy search and found some interesting things for Dad or Grandpa.

For the Beach Bum
$73 by AmizantiBeach Blanket- Beach Life Survival Kit

For the Beer Lover
$11.50 by BandA PrintsBeer Lovers - Collage Print

For the Spicey Cook
$4.25 by Gusto SpiceGusto's Hot Seasons Spicy-spice Sampler - Hot Sauce, Chili, Veggies and More

For the God Fearing Dad
$40.00 by Twelve JewelsFine Silver Circle Embossed Cross Pendant on chain or leather

For the New Dad
$40.00 by LoveyDudsReady To Ship-ORGANIC COTTON- Black-Newborn to Toddler-DVD Included

For the Dressy Dad
$32.00 by KMurphyDesignsCustom Photo CuffLinks - Silver  - Resin Waterproof - Father's Day, Dad, Groom, Groomsmen - Perfect for Gifts

The Necessity
$40.00 by LeatherwerksTooled Leather Steam Trunk Wallet

For the Rocker
$8.75 by noahbear1 Custom Aluminum Guitar Pick Key Chain

For every Dad
$4.00 by starshapedpressDad...You're The Best letterpress card

Organic Bloom

New Organic Bloom info page up top….click and explore the shapes and colors!! You can order directly through me as they don’t sell to the general public, only photographers. If you have any questions please comment or email me, I’m here to help!

Wednesday Doesn’t Rhyme with Anything {Rug Time}

So instead of talking about 3 different stores I like this week {yes I skipped last week, I’m dealing with it you can too :)} I’ve picked a subject and will show you the different products I’ve found handmade by Etsy artisans. The subject {rugs}.

Number Uno
Handpainted door mat, $28. By JenniferRedford
Hand Painted Damask Doormat

Dos
Salvaged fabric crocheted into rugs. Love these fresh designs. Pink $55 Blue $80 by Ekra
EKRA Pretty Pink Garden Round Crochet Upcycled Area RugEKRA Round White Heart Black Crochet Upcycled Area Rug

Three
Nothing better than green & blue together! Crocheted rugs. Blue/Grn Mix $60 Cream w/Stripe $70 by sosorosey
Cotton Rug (Sea Dream)Cotton Ric Rac Rug (Aqua and Avocado on Ecru)

Quatre {that’s French in case you thought I was making up words!}
Love the clean look with white/beige. Made from recycled Tshirts. $64 by Green At Heart32" cream and tan braided rug created from recycled t shirts

Five {I’m keepin you on your toes huh?}
This is so cool. I love the punch of colors and the hide. Never seen anything like it. $530 by Arbol DesignsPatchwork Hide Rug - Beige with Dyed Squares

Cinco
What I’d have if money wasn’t an issue. $1200 by EnRoute StudioSunshine Rug

Sei {Little Italiano for ya}
Can only imagine how soft this is. Organic Mohair. Again if money wasn’t an issue. $10,000 by Green WebsCustom Made Organic Mohair Fleece Rug - Handwoven and Handknotted

Hope that this has opened your eyes a little more on what you can buy handmade. Thanks for stopping by!

Little Cal’s Sneak Peek

Since beginning my photography journey I have had the most fun being able to photograph my dear friends’ children. The fact that they trust me and hire me to do so is such an honor!! I’d like to introduce to you, Mr. Calvin, 1 month old.

These are done under my Creme de la Creme newborn sessions that are $165. This particular session was done in the client’s home using natural light. I find it’s easier for mom and baby when I’m the one traveling to them. All baby’s things are there and mom doesn’t have to pack up the nursery!! However, I do newborn sessions at my small studio space in Weatherford as well. I’d love to discuss your little arrival¬†with¬†you, so please see all my¬†information under the Contact tab!!

 

I know, I know…

…it’s Friday and I don’t have my “Wednesday Doesn’t Rhyme with Anything” Etsy post. I’ve been thinking about it and I’ve got all the info and pics ready to go, just need to type it up. I’ll try my best to have it up in the next day or so!!!