thoughts for a friday.

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i am not crafty. i wish i were but apparently i haven’t got that gene. i like making things, but i think i lack the patience to follow through. i like buying handmade items though, and i admire the handywork that goes into a good DIY immensely. there’s several blogs out there that excel at DIY — i am not one of them. okay, every once in a while, but it’s... 
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thoughts for a friday.

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japanese floral artist takaya-hanayuishi. slowly but surely it’s beginning to feel like spring around here. i know the rest of the country has got some thawing out and catching up to do, and i think if you happen to be in australia, it’s already summer, right? but my thoughts for a friday are turning to all things springtime. lazy days, pretty blooms, all those... 
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shot through the heart.

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michiemay paperie. happy valentine’s day, friends. whether you’re celebrating with a loved one, hanging out with your gal pals or simply laying low and treating yourself to something special (who me?), here’s some imagery to put you in the mood. may love find you unconditionally, without obligation, just enjoying all the pretty out there today. clockwise, l to r: aaron... 
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what a beautiful winner.

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have you always come in third place, or never even placed at all? yeah, me too — never much of an athlete or one to compete. but this heartfelt collaborative project from Shanna Murray & Cecelia Hayes lets You Make The Prize. you or someone you love can be a winner in any way you like. it’s a beautiful heirloom prize ribbon kit to download, print & put... 
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thoughts for a friday.

THOUGHTS-FOR-A-FRIDAY

i know, i know. i always, since the dawn of blog time (i.e. 2006) have said, ‘oh, and happy, happy friday’. and i tried to switch it up once and there was a rebellion of unheard-of proportions. but you must know by now that of course i wish you a happy friday, so i feel it’s just a tad redundant. maybe, instead i can leave you with a few parting and useful... 
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