I get a lot of ideas.
But too often, they're bad ideas. And the ideas that make me smile the second, third, four hundredth time I look at them are few and too far in between.
Learning to edit...when you have a penchant for excess...is hard.
I love packaging. On several occasions, I have bought something for the packaging alone. So when it comes to my own line of goodies, I pay particular attention to how my items are presented. Glitter tape, baker's twine and hand stamped shipping tags are all fair game.
One day, hopefully soon, I'll be able to afford my dream packaging. I'm talking custom printed boxes, satin ribbons, foiling, scalloped edges...oh my, I think I'm drooling.
If you're in Houston, visit Space Montrose. Not only are they currently the exclusive retailer to stock my entire collection of paper goods, their shop is chock full of carefully selected goodies from independent designers, artisans and crafters. Owner, Leila, knows how to throw a party. Co-owner, Carlos, kicks butt on the mic. And their son is stinkin adorable to boot.
If you're not in Houston...I'm working on it.
I've got my wholesale catalog...