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The Perfect Newlywed Gift

Are you coming to our Newlywed Event with Author Sarah Copeland this Saturday, April 21st?

RSVP now, spots and signed cookbooks are limited!

This week only, get a Newlywed Cookbook and a reusable organic fabric gift wrap for $48 (automatically processed during checkout)! Chewing the Cud’s wraps are also a great nod to Earth Day coming up this Sunday, April 22nd! xo

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New & Inspiring Finds!

"Imagine" print $24

Pablo Picasso once said, “Everything you can imagine is real,” and artist Emily McDowell took his inspiration to heart, producing a whimsical and charming portrait of a bright pink bear.  This print has captured my imagination and it’s sure to capture yours as well.  The perfect reminder to dream and keep dreaming, it will brighten the walls of any living room or nursery.

 

Uppercase Issue #12 $18

Uppercase Magazine’s 12th issue has hit the shop, and as promised it is filled with curious and creative ideas.  This beautiful periodical features articles and full color photographs on creative and artistic uses for old maps, a history on carrier pigeons, a feature on modern letterpress typography, and more.  And it’s coffee table ready—a guaranteed conversation starter the next time you have guests over.

"Beautiful Oops" book $11.95

Beautiful Oops by Barney Saltzberg teaches a life lesson for young and old alike: It’s okay to make mistakes.  In fact, hooray for mistakes!  This book is all about making the most of whatever goes awry in your life.  It’s about turning mistakes into creative opportunities.  Every smudge and smear has lots of potential, and this book reminds us all to keep our eyes and hearts open to the possibilities.

 

Hope you have a creative weekend!

xoxo,

Olive

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5 New Books on our Reading List!

1    Everything Is Going To Be OK – This book is the perfect pick me up for whenever you’re feeling blue.  Optimism is underrated, and this encouraging book reminds us that it’s important to stay positive.  Filled with inspirational messages and beautiful art, it’s bound to brighten anyone’s day.

2.     How Do You Feed A Hungry Giant?: A Munch-And-Sip Pop-Up Book by Caitlin Friedman and Shaw Nielson – You’re never to old to enjoy a great pop-up book!  This charming story about a boy named Oscar and a giant with a huge appetite is sure to bring a smile to your face while sharing the importance of helping others.

3.     The Newlywed Cookbook: Fresh Ideas and Modern Recipes for Cooking With and for Each Other by Sarah Copeland and Sara Remington – Whether you’re a newlywed yourself or you simply enjoy cooking with someone you love, this cookbook will make the perfect addition to any kitchen.  With 130 classic and contemporary recipes, this cookbook focuses not only on food, but also on the experience of cooking together.

4.     Peek-A-Who? By Nina Laden – With bright colors and simple, yet clever rhymes, this classic board book is ideal for babies and toddlers.  Playful, engaging, and beautifully illustrated, curious little ones are sure to love guessing which rhyme comes next!

5.     The Perfect Gift by Rohan Henry – Not merely the simple story of a bunny’s quest to find the perfect gift for his best friend, this enchanting tale about love, friendship, and giving will delight readers young and old.  This book is aptly named; it truly is the perfect gift.

 

The meteorologists are calling for snow this weekend, and what better way to spend a wintery weekend than curled up with a good book?  Here are our top five must-reads for January :)

 

xoxo,

Olive

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friday eye candy gift

nan lawson's admirable advice "don't hold back"

gingiber's sentimental "love grows"

rifle paper co.'s silver lining message "better days"

nan lawson's enlightened saying "love is a book"

What’s better than beautiful local artwork? How about beautiful artwork with an equally moving saying? Here are our favorite prints for expressing love, boosting morale or lifting our chins just a little bit higher :) What art print has been inspiring you lately? Please share!

xoxo

Olive

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friday eye candy gift

 

socks the fox!

 

bernice the bear

bogaloo mr. watson

 

There is something about Blabla dolls that makes us smile every time we pick one up…impossible not to! They are the perfect gift for little ones (and no so little! :) )  Here are Pink Olive’s top 3 knitted dolls we are just smitten with. Do you have a favorite character?

xoxo,

Olive