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i’ve been busy mailing out packages for my first week on etsy!  thanks to all for your support and especially to those who placed orders with me!  hope you enjoy your item!  :)  i still think my packaging could use some tweaking so this week i’ve been inspired by different types of envelopes.  and here’s just a few that i’ve found in all different forms!

1 a beautiful flower letter envelope locket necklace made by cocoachuchu
a super neat DIY envelope mini album brought to you by birds of a feather
so crafty envelope booklet tutorial by ann-marie seen on elle’s studio
mini clear plastic envelopes great for packaging small goodies by pugly pixel
unique brown and aqua scroll mini envelopes by mamacateyes
envelope clutches perfect for a bridal party or as a present by karamia sofia
rustic hearts recycle atlas stickers by k is for calligraphy perfect for sealing envelopes!
8 bell’invto pretty lined envelopes seen on oh so beautiful paper

isn’t this post just soo pretty??  hope this inspires you as it has me!  i’m off to spend the weekend with my in-laws and hopefully come up with a ton of new items for my shop!  hope you have a beautiful weekend!

20 Comments ( Reply )

  1. danni / hellofriend.
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 1:17 am

    happy friday! love all these pretty envelopes. congrats on your etsy shop, so exciting! have a great weekend! xo.

  2. Helena - A Diary of Lovely
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 5:47 am

    im a big fan of bell’invito, they have beautiful stuff and their envelopes are the best for sure!

  3. Ludmila {creamylife.com}
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 6:26 am

    LOVE the color combo if #5! Great collection, lady!

  4. Oh, My Darling
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 6:33 am

    So much loveliness!!! The envelope necklace is the sweetest.

  5. jacqueline
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 7:37 am

    These are really gorgeous selection! They look so pretty! Pretty packages are one of my favorite and i do really enjoy packaging up items and mailing the goodies out. Have a lovely merry happy weekend and love to you!

  6. anh
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 7:51 am

    ack i love the envelope necklace!

  7. ilene
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 9:16 am

    digging these envelopes! so great to send love to a friend or even to pacakge orders!!! thanks for these great links.

    happy weekend, sandy!!!

  8. Georgianna
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 11:38 am

    All so gorgeous and definitely inspiring! Have a wonderful weekend. xo – g

  9. Maddy
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 11:46 am

    That’s my favorite part of shopping in Etsy, the cool packaging that adds a special touch to the experience! Congrats on your new shop!

  10. kim
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 12:06 pm

    i don’t know how you make something like “envelopes” look so chic & fashionable! way to go :)

    thanks for linking up too, friend!

  11. Jen Kim
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 12:46 pm

    wow, sandy, cheers on the etsy shop, very cool! this post IS so pretty, i want to make some colorful envelopes now, thanks for inspiring me today (and always ;-)

  12. jozen
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 3:44 pm

    i heart snail mail!

    have a great weekend :)

  13. hip hip gin gin
    Sep 17, 2010 @ 4:04 pm

    That necklace is too cute for words, love it! Have a great weekend!!

  14. Kristin
    Sep 19, 2010 @ 1:56 pm

    Love the juicy colors in the no. 4 envelopes!

  15. Kristi
    Sep 19, 2010 @ 2:33 pm

    What wonderful examples of fabulous packaging! I really enjoy receiving a package that has the special little extra touches. ♥

  16. katrina
    Sep 19, 2010 @ 4:32 pm

    ooooh, those envelope seals are cute! thanks for including my mini envelopes, Sandy. :)

  17. katrina
    Sep 19, 2010 @ 4:33 pm

    by the way, your etsy shop is adorable!

  18. erica
    Sep 19, 2010 @ 10:37 pm

    congrats on opening your etsy shop! that’s so cool that you’ve already made a few sales (the first few weeks for me were so dead!). i’m sure you’ll do well ^_^

    such cute packaging!! i’m especially loving those colored clear envelopes. so many creative ways to package things!


  19. Holly
    Sep 21, 2010 @ 2:49 pm

    Perfect list!

  20. Cindy
    Sep 23, 2010 @ 8:07 am

    Ooh, how pretty!

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