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Bookclub-Valentino a Grand Italian Epic

I love all things fashion and I’m often inspired by the creative visions of well-known designers from their choices of color, pattern and how they create such fabulous attire.  When I stumbled upon this book Valentino: A Grand Italian Epic, I thought this would be a book I’d love to have on my coffee table for endless amounts of inspiration.

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From patterns to florals a new inspiration source for me is vintage wallpaper like this:



There is plenty of resources out there for inspiration, and it can be used in so many different ways from envelope liners like these or on the back of a party invitation like this.

If you need more ideas on how to use wallpaper in your home with stationery etc.,  this book, which has been  featured on a series of blogs, is the perfect resource for all types of creative uses and projects for wallpaper. 


If  you’re ready to create some goods of your own visit this place for some great vintage wallpaper and then have fun.

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I’ve seen numerous blog postings about Paper Valise and have fallen in love with all the vintage labeling, papers and other lovely items.  There is plenty of design and crafting inspiration.  Check it out for yourself and fall in love too.  Oh, visit the blog for ways to use the items in their store.

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I know you’re never suppose to judge a book by its cover but who says you can use that cover for inspiration.  I love this site it’s such a wonderful resource for design inspiration.  Check it out and be inspired.

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While they are perfect to use at weddings, these are also another excellent resource for design. You could use the design concept from a tea tin for belly band, invitations or place cards. Here are a few to get your ideas flowing.



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I’ve recently been inspired by vintage labels.  After seeing a slew of post about vintage lables like this one, I’ve been drawn to vintage labels and packaging and how to tie that into stationery designs.  One ideas is using vintage labels as the inspiration for Save the Dates.


 {sources: here; here and here}

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I saw the strikingly beautiful photo of Jennifer Behur headpiece and was immediately inspired and created this board.  Enjoy.



{details:  Cake girls, Elisabeth Messina, Jennifer Behur, Zinke Design Blog, Jenny Yoo, Rebecca Thuss}

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