Quick Picks : 6.25.15

Origami-Inspired Cosmetics Packaging by Papier Tigre

Origami-Inspired Cosmetics Packaging by Papier Tigre (so chic and modern)

This Week’s Picks

♥ Lovin’ the new paper goods from The Printed Peanut, especially this fun, illustrated “Up My Street” concertina book that celebrates independent shops and shopkeepers.

♥ The texture on this business card = wowsa! – via

♥ Check out my guide to heat embossing essentials over on Etsy.

♥ Why settle for teensy weensy Post-It notes when you can make your desk into one, big Post-It notepad? Learn how to make your own here.

image from Papier Tigre / The Dieline

Fairy Tale Illustrated Art Print Series from Familytree

Familytree Fairy Tales Art Print Series

Familytree has hit one out of the park with their newest release, the Fairy Tales Art Print Series. Each of the four screen prints in the series features a different fairy tale, imagined by a different illustrator in a retro, mid-century illustration style. Love it!

Prints from the series include Paul Bunyan by Lydia Nichols, Hansel and Gretel by Shelby Rodeffer, Goldilocks and the Three Bears by Julian Baker, and Sleeping Beauty by Alex Pearson. If you’re like me and are having a hard time picking a favorite because they’re all so darn cool, then you can pick up the whole series at a 20% discount – woo hoo!

Paul Bunyan Illustrated Screen Print by Lydia Nichols

Hansel and Gretel Illustrated Screen Print by Shelby Rodeffer

Goldilocks and the Three Bears Illustrated Art Print by Julian Baker

Sleeping Beauty Illustrated Art Print by Alex Pearson

images from Familytree

Hello! Lucky for Target

Hello! Lucky + Recycled Paper Greetings for Target

Hello! Lucky and Target are having a summer fling, and the card above pretty much sums up how I feel about it. Say what?! Hello! Lucky? Target? Together? Yep!

Hello! Lucky has teamed up with Recycled Paper Greetings to create a fun and affordable line of awesome greeting cards that are available at a Target near you starting TODAY. I know that you’re probably grabbing your wallet and keys and heading for the nearest Target right now, but before you head off to scoop up as many of these cards as you can get your hands on, scroll down a little for a peek at more of the fantastic cards from this exclusive collection, which is chock full of glitter, foil, color, and Hello! Lucky’s irresistibly fun illustrations.

Hello! Lucky sent me a selection of cards from this craveable collection for review, but I’m sure that I’ll be heading to Target for more because, well, how can I resist?

Hello! Lucky for Target

Hello! Lucky for Target Gold Foil Stamped Cards

Hello! Lucky for Target Hand Lettered Cards

Hello! Lucky for Target Foil Stamped Cards

photos by Kristen Magee