PAPER-CUT-PROJECT {find it friday}

If August was the month of an extreme knitting obsession, September is quickly becoming the month of a paper sculpture obsession. The talent of these lovely artists! Oh my! Can we steal some? They most certainly have plenty to go ’round.

Just check out these paper wigs! They give Marie Antoniette a run for her money, eh?


BABY GIFT IDEAS {inspiration}

Ash is dishing up some unique baby gift ideas over at Blog a la Cart. Details here.

DANCE {think it thursday}

Oh yes you do. In fact, everything is Castle’s shop makes us feel like dancing.


HOWKAPOW {win it wednesday}

You might remember our earlier post that featured the totally silly and totally awesome Dog Lamp from Howkapow. Their online shop is so great we needed to do a full post to truly display their colorful brilliance. Howkapow supports “emerging designers with a stand-out, smile-inducing style.” The shop showcases only the most innovative and interesting work from breakthrough talent – perfect for those who covet unusual and eclectic gifts from a regularly changing collection of jewellery, accessories, homewares, and illustration. There is so much to browse and our words won’t do it justice – go go go!

ENVIABLE PERK: Colorful, unique items from bright, new designers.

Shop the innovative and the interesting.

GIVEAWAY ALERT: Howkapow is giving away a necklace of your choice from the 10 pictured below! To enter, comment on this post and tell us what unique items you have in your house/life. Ash loves personal artwork and her house has a lot of original pieces. Kimmy seems to have an obsession with interesting vessels – water bottles, mugs, flower vases, etc. For extra entries, ‘like’ Howkapow and Green Eyed Monster on Facebook, and post a link to the giveaway mentioning both pages. And/or follow Howkapow and Green Eyed Monster on Twitter, and tweet about the giveaway mentioning @howkapow and @greeneyedmonst.


Photos: Courtesy of Howkapow

SNEAKERS {twosome tuesday}

Kicks made from paper? Um, yes please! Just don’t go playing in any rain puddles, ya hear?