Category Archives: Design

Thanksgiving Printable Wine Bottle Tags

So you are headed to your family’s Thanksgiving feast this week, but need something to bring along? Don’t worry my friend, I’ve got you covered. Snag a bottle of vino (or two) from your local grocery store and pop one … Continue reading

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Hello Fall printable

Happy first day of fall! Confession: I already put up my fall/Halloween decorations….like a couple weeks ago. And you know what, I don’t even give a rip because I get to enjoy them longer. My husband thought I was crazy, … Continue reading

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Friday faves

[a little bubbly makes wrapping much more enjoyable] Just in case you have a love of fonts (like myself) or other creative design needs, sign up for the weekly Creative Market free goods email. FO’ FREE? Yes! Each Monday you’ll … Continue reading

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Introducing Branstad Designs

When I’m not at work or spending time with my boys, I’m often (drinking a glass of wine…kidding, kind of…) thinking about or working on something to stimulate my creative side. A little ‘me’ background: After graduating with a marketing degree … Continue reading

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Obsessed: smart art

Now that we have settled into our house, we have finally started putting things up on the walls. I have been hesitant in doing so because some of the items that resided on our old walls just weren’t my style. … Continue reading

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Creative calm

I’ve been working lately on finding a few quiet moments during the day to focus on my creative side. In the past couple of weeks that came in the form of doing some light embroidery and (FINALLY) creating an official logo … Continue reading

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Paper crush

I feel like I’m stitching everything in sight these days. On top of the dish towels for my co-workers, I managed to finish Baby B’s first embroidered sleep sack. I’m only going to share a sneak peek as we’ve decided … Continue reading

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Gettin’ artsy

Here are my feather prints all framed up and ready to be hung over Baby B’s desk-turned-changing table. I also found this awesome saying online and decided to trace it for the little guy’s room. Now I just need to find … Continue reading

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Art’in around

We had another doctor appointment this afternoon to check up on Baby B. All is well. At 17 weeks and 1 day I am feeling great and our wee one’s heartbeat is hummin’ along at 150 bpm. Yep, still think … Continue reading

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Bean’s big girl room

Think Spring update: I finished off my staycation to-do list (and then some) over the weekend. Check it out! [painted my nails in OPI’s Vodka & Caviar] [slept in – Karl was good at this!] [snagged some goodies at T.J. Maxx] My … Continue reading

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