Monthly Archives: September 2013

mining for gems

One of my favorite parts of running an Etsy shop is deciding how to photograph my items. I sometimes like to incorporate props for added visual interest; my collection of uncut gems serves this purpose well. I love the colors, … Continue reading

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favorite things: colored glass

One of my favorite things to behold, through the lens or in living color.

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turning into fall

It’s early fall and tonight is one of the first that there’s a cool, crisp chill in the air. I love the sunshine and vibrant green hues of the plants and trees that characterize the summer season, but early fall … Continue reading

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fresh flowers

I bought two bunches of flowers the other day on a whim. I absolutely love having fresh flowers and plants around my home, and I ended up using them for some of my latest etsy photographs as well. I’m really … Continue reading

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new beginnings are sweet

Welcome! My name is Emily and this new blog of mine will serve, I hope, as a place for me to share tales of my thrifting adventures as a vintage etsy seller, as well as a creative outlet more generally. … Continue reading

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