Quick Picks : 2.16.17

Abyss Paper Art Installation by Zim & Zou

Detail from Abyss, a paper art installation by Zim & Zou for Odyssud in Blagnac, France
(visit the link to see what this amazing display looks like when the lights are out)

This Week’s Picks

♥ The perfect packaging for bookworms.

♥ These paper petal-filled Anthropologie windows have me wishing for warmer weather.

♥ Omigosh, these pins!

♥ Eep! And these diy crayon banks!

♥ Lovin’ the new letterpress save the date designs from Minted.

image from Zim & Zou

Anthropomorphic Animal Prints from Ryan Berkley Illustration

Cedar Waxwing Art Print from Ryan Berkley Illustration

If you’re a fan of anthropomorphic animals (and, really, who isn’t?), then you’ve gotta run (or whatever the internet version of “run” is) right on over to Ryan Berkley Illustration and check out his magnificent menagerie of illustrated animal portraits, which feature everyone from a dapper cedar waxwing to a punk rock cat to a prim and proper parakeet. I love that each of the animals in the collection has his or her own story, which further brings each illustration to life.

Head on over to Ryan Berkley Illustration to have a look at all of the amazing animal prints that are available.

Punk Rock Cat Art Print from Ryan Berkley Illustration

Parakeet Art Print from Ryan Berkley Illustration

Squirrel Gentleman Art Print from Ryan Berkley Illustration

Unicorn Art Print from Ryan Berkley Illustration

Owl Art Print from Ryan Berkley Illustration

images from Ryan Berkley Illustration

4 Fab Valentine’s Day Printables & Paper Crafts

Valentine’s Day is coming up tomorrow and, if you’re still looking for some seriously cool Valentine’s Day paper craft and printable projects, then I’ve got a great little bunch for you today. Check out these 4 fab Valentine’s Day projects, which include sweet boxes that you can fill with treats, a fun Valentine’s Day game, and even some stylin’, heart-shaped paper glasses!

4 Fab Valentine's Day Printables and Paper Crafts

Above, clockwise from top left : Heart Glasses from Mr. Printables // Valentine’s Day Candy Boxes from Design Eat Repeat // DIY Surprise Boxes from Damask Love // Valentine’s Day Game + Party Favor from Handmade Charlotte

images from their respective sources

Quick Picks : 2.9.17

Free Printable Valentine's Day Treat Bags from Damask Love

Free Printable Valentine Freezer Paper Treat Bags from Damask Love
(such a smart idea to print onto food-friendly freezer paper!)

This Week’s Picks

♥ This font is totally calling my name (aff. link).

♥ These free printable Valentine’s Day candy boxes are so sweet.

♥ Lovin’ these miniature origami versions of well-known items by origami + minimal. – via

♥ Learn how to make diy foil acetate embellishments in this craft video tutorial.

♥ Gosh, this is some pretty chocolate … and packaging, too.

image from Damask Love