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Archive for December 2011

Happy New Year!


Photo courtesy:  My friend Rovshana Samadova. Taken in Washington D.C. Rovshana didn’t know it would end up on my blog, but as an avid hunter for anything pomegranate I spotted it in her photo archives and bugged her –  she was kind to let me use it. Love the pomegranates! Thank you, Rovshana! ****** Another year is almost gone, so […]


Card Giveaway Winners Announced!


Thank you to all of you who left comments on the Lovely Stains giveaway post. I loved every single one of your resolutions! Very inspiring! But I had to pick 2 winners. Because I knew I wouldn’t bear the stress of it and I delegated this very serious task to my 4-year old. I asked him to pulled out 2 […]


The Lovely Stains – Card Giveaway

The Lovely Stains Wine-Painted Cards

I have great news to share! My uber talented friend Ann just opened her own store on Etsy! It is called The Lovely Stains! What Ann is doing is beautiful and unique. She creates cards, painting on them with red wine! Red wine! Never seen cards painted with red wine. Have you? She also uses water colors on some cards. Ann’s […]