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working towards the montreal gift show





I am working hard this month, getting ready for the spring edition of the Montreal Gift Show at the beginning of March. Press kits, prices, new exciting product developments (start getting excited, there's really cute stuff on the way for spring!) and planning a new booth design.

As much as I love doing craft shows, wholesale shows like the Gift show are nice too-- they give me the unique...

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if dot & lil was an animal...

 

In a strange twist of trying to inspire myself today, while brainstorming design ideas for a new product line, I came upon the odd question of what animal would represent Dot & Lil, if we had one. This led me to much time wasting searching through lovely vintage images, of course. One of my favorite pastimes. All the images in this post are from The Graphics Fairy, a great blog for any kind of...

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like a fresh blank page

It has been a very crazy year. New clients, new shows, new approaches. I quit my job to work on Dot & Lil full time. I moved Dot & Lil out of my house and into a separate studio. All in all, the biggest year ever for my little company. And right now in the midst of crazy holiday rush, with new challenges and new projects, I am at once terrified and overjoyed. It's that thrilling feeling, that I...

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