This Week at the Shop!

Greetings, gorgeous! First of all, I hope you're  enjoying a delicious day off! Happy President's Day! Since the shop didn't open until 11:30 yesterday, (Sunday), we  had a slow-moving morning...my favorite! As devoted grandparents, we had a sleep-over with Micah (Jill's dog), and the three of us took our time getting out of bed! It was sort of like a doggie sandwich! I'm delighted to say that our first Charcuterie 101 class, for March, is filled with 12 of you lovelies! You are all the … ...Continue reading >>

Spring Classes are Now Online! Plus More!

Hello Valentine!, Before I share about new workshops and arrivals, let me remind you about our Sweetheart Sale, through Sunday!  Everything in our Makery, (Fusion & Iron Orchid Designs) is 10% Off   All candles, including our Lifetime … ...Continue reading >>

Sweetheart Sale, This Week!

Hello, sweetheart! There's love in the air and it's a good reason for a sale! Love can be romantic, but it can be showered on just about everyone, with a smile, a hug, a compliment, an encouraging word.  So let's not miss the opportunity to … ...Continue reading >>

Ready for a Spring Get-Away?

Greetings! While in Las Vegas, for winter market, we  had dinner with our long-time friends, who own the wonderful Kauai condo that we stayed in, last November. The condo is right across the street from the ocean and I loved going to sleep at … ...Continue reading >>

Dallas Market Update!

Hello beautiful! This is a long one, so get your sweet tea or beverage of choice, sit back and set a spell! (Yes, I've been to Texas!) I hope your new year is off to a good start!  Just between you and me, January is probably my least favorite … ...Continue reading >>

Iron Orchid Designs’ Transfer Retirement Party, Saturday, January 12th!

Be Thou My Vision (24x33") was transferred onto this antique dresser, at the shop.   Greetings, dear creative one! The Iron Orchid Design sisters, Sallie and Josie, believe in keeping their product line fresh and changing.  They are retiring 8 of … ...Continue reading >>

We Re-Open Saturday, January 4th, with a final 60% Off of Christmas!

Greetings, dear friend of the new year! Tregae and I spent the day on Thursday, packing up 8 boxes of Christmas memories.  But, when it came to the two hundred and twenty-nine large black reindeer, galvanized reindeer and trees, (I exaggerate a … ...Continue reading >>

End of Year Blow-Out Sale!

Hello, buttercup! I sure hope you enjoyed/survived the week!  Where did it go?! Yes, it's  the last weekend of the decade and time for our biggest sale of the year!  20-50% Off everything in the shop! If you haven't already shopped yourself silly, … ...Continue reading >>

Merry Christmas, from All of Us!

Greetings, friend! My heart is especially happy, this Christmas!  Bob and I are spending the holiday with our family, all under the same roof!  It's the best gift a mom could ask for! It couldn't have happened, with out the support of our amazing … ...Continue reading >>

The Countdown Begins!

Hello darling! Can you believe Christmas is in just 4 days?! Amazing! I enjoy thinking back about the incredible anticipation for Christmas morning, as a kid, who still believed in Santa! The whole season was magical to me.  I remember my parents … ...Continue reading >>

25% Off ALL Holiday Decor!

Hello Princess! Today, it's officially just 2 weeks until Christmas! Wasn't it just the 4th of July?!  Glad I'm not the only one!  I vote for Father Time to slow the heck down! You with me? Strength in numbers, you know! I thought this would be … ...Continue reading >>