I was recently browsing my etsy favorites and decided to share some of these fantastic nature photos. Here is a collection that I absolutely adore! All of the photos were taken by photographers who sell their work on Etsy. Here, also is a recent poem of mine, that I think, fitting with the photos: Sunrise… Read more
This past weekend was the ever eclectic, wild and crazy Fremont Fair, located in the Fremont district of Seattle, WA. There was certainly something for everyone, young and old alike. This street fair is spread out over several blocks, that are open only to foot traffic for the entire 3 days, which began Friday June… Read more
In celebration of Spring, here are a few gorgeous photos depicting this season of rebirth and renewal. All of the photos were found on the popular arts and crafts site, Etsy.
Today I want to pay tribute to my favorite place to grocery shop in Portland. Though there are a myriad of food stores to choose from including the mom and pop ethnic stores, I still have just one store that I believe is absolutely stellar in what they bring to the consumer. My number one… Read more
It’s time for another Botanical Bird Giveaway! One lucky winner will receive a $25 gift certificate to be used at Botanical Bird’s online shop Please answer this fun jewelry survey and your name will be entered in the drawing. Please be sure to leave your contact info You will also receive extra entries by following… Read more
I recently discovered this awesome shop and I am in love! Bea, the talented lady behind the shop “Foldi” resides in Budapest, Hungary and sells her gorgeous wares on etsy. She uses high quality materials, such as silk, mohair, merino wool. I hope you’ll check this fabulous shop out.
Here is an utterly sweet pair of red glass heart earrings, just perfect for Valentines day! They are available now at Botanical Bird, supply is limited.
I can’t believe that time of year is upon us once again, I’m definitely feeling the crispness in the morning air. Though I’m always sad to see our summer season over, I do so love the Fall, with all of it’s spectacular colors. Among the wondrous things about fall are pumpkins! Did you know pumpkins… Read more
In honor of the changing season, into Fall, here are a few poems to enjoy! W. S. Merwin (1927 – Present) September Plowing For seasons the walled meadow south of the house built of its stone grows up in shepherd’s purse and thistles the weeds share April as a secret finches disguised as summer earth… Read more
This Sunday Aug 26th, is the awesome shopping event that is – Bargain Hunting! From 12 – 5 PM at – Castaway 1900 NW 18th Ave, Portland , OR This is a sensational shopping opportunity, with local indie designers selling their wares at rock bottom prices! You will find Clothing, Jewelry, handbags, and so much… Read more
A few days ago my husband and I got up very early, it was an exceptionally warm and sunny morning here in Portland. We decided to drive about 45 minutes south of here to Woodburn Oregon, to checkout the annual tulip festival. We arrived shortly after 9:00 AM, the sky was a gorgeous blue and… Read more
Botanical Bird Jewelry will be participating at the upcoming Crafty Wonderland – Super Colossal Spring Sale! This amazing sale happens on Sat. May 12th at the Oregon convention center – Hall D This show will feature an awesome array of approx 225 talented handmade vendors – Clothing, jewelry, accessories, food and so much more! I… Read more