Monday, January 31, 2011

ETSY Treasury- ...stark white backgrounds...


Jumbo Wooden Letter Blocks-BREE





These sweet pastel blocks were designed to match a shabby chic nursery. Each block has been aged to give it a vintage look. These measure 3.5" x 3.5" each.

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Saturday, January 29, 2011

New Designs



Find them in my Etsy Shop!

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Jumbo Wooden Letter Blocks-ABC












These were made for a photographer in Canada! Cute photo props! ;)

Monday, January 24, 2011

ETSY Treasury- Walking on Sunshine


Mixed Chain Bronze Textile Bracelet






I just counted a total of 26 blocks on my counter. They are going to be so cute. But, I just had to shake off the sawdust for a bit to design this beauty. Made with Dupioni Silk, sweet cotton, and re-imagined beads and chains, this textile bracelet is going to add that pop of color. Look for it in my Etsy shop. XO

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Belle et Chic- Silk Rings











I have a special love for rings...especially fun, cocktail rings. Look for these pretty little designs in my Etsy shop!

Friday, January 21, 2011

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

The Chica Boutique introduces Belle et Chic

I introduce Belle et Chic to you. I was inspired to create a line that celebrated the style of an era long ago. When a woman's expression was communicated through her distinctive chic style and lady-like essence. These pieces combine the best of old and new. My designs utilize the finest materials from around the globe and vintage fabrics re-imagined to give you a style the world will never forget.

Each of my accessories are one-of-a-kind, as I use a mix of new Dupioni Silks and new and re-imagined chains, jewels and other chic fibers and metals. Each headpiece is backed with my signature apricot/white polka dot felt for added comfort. I have enjoyed dreaming this up for the past few months...and I can't wait to get more out. In addition to creating my own designs, If you have some precious jewelry or fabrics/textiles that need a new purpose, we can work together to design something fantastically beautiful, as well. As always, I am happy to create custom designs for you or someone you love! New designs to follow! :)

XXXOOO

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Sunday, January 16, 2011

Boutique Letter Blocks- {Kimmel}




I loved the colors in this spin-off of the "Family" blocks. Hope you enjoy Kimmel Family!

Friday, January 7, 2011

Much love...


Ok, ya'll, I just have to be a bit sappy here for a minute. I can't believe I started my little boutique a year ago this month. It's been so fun...a true blessing for my family, as it keeps me happy, fulfilled and sane! I have truly loved working with each of you to create unique pieces for your homes, your friends, your babies, your parties....the list goes on. I appreciate the way my business has unfolded so organically. My boutique has, and continues, to evolve. I get new design concepts in my head and just can't wait to share them with you. I have been busier than ever (still fulfilling ornament orders!) and I just can't seem to stop smiling. You guys are great. ;) ThAnK YoU and much love to all of you!!!!

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Family Name Block- The Lopezes



These are going to look divine on their mantle!

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