Creating… Miranda

Be creative EVERY DAY • A Challenge

Letterpress Lust & Tin Toy Printing Presses

I’m always on the look out for printing paraphernalia, turn out Grandpa was my good luck charm. I finally found a printer’s box at reasonable price! Here are a few … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 · 2 Comments

Whales & Women!

Grandpa and I went antiquing! Here are a few of the treasures we uncovered. Can you guess the ones I came home with? Nautical Naughty Neat  

March 7, 2014 · 2 Comments

Thrifting Vintage Fabric

On the hunt for vintage fabric that tickles my fancy. Look what I found! Come back Wednesday to see which pieces I use in my upcoming apron project. See you … Continue reading

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Popping Tags on my lunch break

I will be baking a birthday cake this week, and settled on a rich chocolate bunt cake – BUT I DON’T HAVE A BUNT PAN. Oh my. I used to … Continue reading

September 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Poppin’ Tags and Baby Unicorns

  Thrift shopping in Fulton, NY My tie obsession – this one has a beautiful tree woman! A strange stuffed owl with silicone hair for my dog. A beautiful cookie … Continue reading

September 11, 2013 · 2 Comments

Creating… Financial Security

I’m a worrier. And I should really be more of a planner than I am. I have a steady full time job. My husband has a elected part-time job paired … Continue reading

July 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Poppin’… stickers! Yard Sale

My most recent finds! Gloria Vanderbilt swan handle umbrella – 50¢ (I’m sticking this in the umbrella stand at work!) Vintage retro serving tray – 25¢ (Perfect price for my … Continue reading

June 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Poppin’ Tags!

I’m a known thrifter, and therefore have a list of things people want me to keep in mind while I’m searching for diamonds in the roughage. This time around I … Continue reading

May 13, 2013 · 5 Comments