Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Today's Top Ten Best Design Award

I selected what I see as the top ten latest designs on Zazzle today:

autistic kids throwpillowKuan Yin on a Lotus rickshawsleeve
left: autistic kids by jimbuf
This cute pillow is part of a series of beautiful design with an autistic kids theme.
right: Kuan Yin on a Lotus by paulnsheryl
Original illustration by Sheryl Karas of the Chinese Goddess Kuan Yin (Quan Yin, Guan Yin), the Buddhist Goddess of Compassion.

kylin i-phone case speckcaseCute Baby Penguin Notebook notebook
left: kylin i-phone case by jashumbert
Kylin, the chinese unicorn.
right: Cute Baby Penguin Notebook by elizdesigns
A cute image of a baby penguin sitting on a light blue butterfly background adorns this notebook that would be great for your personal notes. Kids would love this.
I had trouble choosing the best of the designs of this talented artist, there is an entire series with just the cutest designs!


Named girlie cuddles pink iphone 4 case speckcaseAlong the Waves Green MacBook Pro Sleeve rickshawflapsleeve
left: Named girlie cuddles pink iphone 4 case by Mylittleeden
Cute modern graphic girls case. Girl clutching her lucky white bunny. Personalise with your own name!
right: Along the Waves Green MacBook Pro Sleeve by Tees2go
MacBook Pro Sleeve with design of different shades of green waves with the sun rising on the white and blue horizon.


Floral Decor Pillow throwpillowtime rickshawsleeve
left: Floral Decor Pillow by EveStock
Floral Ornament Pillow Original Customizable Design. Perfect gift for kids and darlings.
right: time by Ancello
A fabulous steam punk design.


Elegant 21st Birthday Party White Blue Rose invitationPink Leopard Black Gold Leopard Bridal Shower invitation
left: Elegant 21st Birthday Party White Blue Rose by Zizzago
A beautiful stylish design card!
right: Pink Leopard Black Gold Leopard Bridal Shower by InvitationCentral
Pink leopard bridal shower invitation.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Spring: baby gifts!

Spring is the time for new babies and as we are approaching spring, I found some great and inspiring gifts for you today:
Cute t-shirt with Blue Baby Bird shirtLucky Bug 1st Birthday T-shirts and Gifts shirt
left: Cute t-shirt with Blue Baby Bird by walstraasart
A delightful singing bird! You can add text to customize this lovely shirt!
right:
Lucky Bug 1st Birthday T-shirts and Gifts by kids_birthdays
A beautiful and original art shirt for baby and toddler!

new baby thank you photo greeting card cardIt's a Boy Customized Announcement card
left: new baby thank you photo greeting card by moonlake
Pretty pink baby photo card with thanks for the gift and thoughtful wishes.
right: It's a Boy Customized Announcement by PersonalExpressions
Sweet baby boy blue tennis shoes with a blue ribbon is an adorable way to announce baby's new arrival. Inside includes a place for blog address to share pictures and keep family & friends up to date; and is fully customizable to suit your needs.

Cute Wild Animal Photo Frame mug
left: Cute Wild Animal Photo Frame by Ricaso_Greetings
Zebra, monkey, lion and tiger surround the photo template area of this cute product, ideal for adding your favorite photograph to, perfect keepsakes for new born babies, birthdays and more.
right: "It's a girl" photo newborn baby commemorative mug by Mylittleeden
A sweet pink and peach baby celebration mug featuring a cute koala, gift and balloon image. Personalise with your details and two special photo of your daughter. A great commemorative gift for a newborn. Exclusively designed by Sarah Trett.

All Aboard! Photo Magnet R magnetPrecious Little One Magnet (Boy) magnet
left: All Aboard! Photo Magnet R by LullabyeDreams
Sweet diamond and stripe prints with 3D look buttons and trims photo magnet.
right: Precious Little One Magnet (Boy) by babyville
Precious Little One Magnet. Makes a great baby shower favor!

Soft Pastel Photo Mousepad mousepadBaby Photo Template with Name Plate Mousepad mousepad
left: Soft Pastel Photo Mousepad by annevisdesign
A lovely mousepad with an area for your own picture. You can also add text! Original fractal art in pastel colors.
right: Baby Photo Template with Name Plate Mousepad by Gatterwe
A cute green photo template with a heart, stars, cloud, ship and grass. - Upload your own photo and you have a pretty new way to show off your new family addition to all your friends and family.

Monday, February 27, 2012

Beautiful Blue!

If you love blue as a color, you might like the products I selected for you today:
Two Dolphins Photo iPhone 4 Speck Case speckcaseMonogram Blue Floral iPhone 4S Case-mate Case casematecase
left: Two Dolphins Photo iPhone 4 Speck Case by ilovedolphins
Photo of Two Dolphins in crystal clear blue water. A truly delightful gift!
right: Monogram Blue Floral iPhone 4S Case-mate Case by expressyoursoul
Pretty blue flowers on a white background complemented with blue stripes and a blue and white emblem for your text. Personalize this Case-Mate Case Barely There with your initial(s).

Sailing Invitation Card cardSailing among Stars invitation
left: Sailing Invitation Card by sunnysites
A great card for any boating event! :-)
right: Sailing among Stars by candystore
A lovey, playful illustration of a sailboats and stars. Works equally as well for a clam-bake beach party to a children birthday, customize the text so it is perfect for you.

Denim - Blue Jean Pocket magnetTable for Two in Greece Magnet magnet
left: Denim - Blue Jean Pocket by dollface766
A classic beauty: Blue Jeans Pocket
right: Table for Two in Greece Magnet by LisaLorenzPaintings
A colourful, romantic scene at a Taverna in beautiful Greece with those beautiful Greek Blues.

Keychain ball glossy blue keychainlight blue smile keychain
left: Keychain ball glossy blue by Medusa81
Illustration web design button ball in glossy blue.
right: light blue smile by poupoune
Give a smile and receive a million in return. Customizable, fun and amazing for a gift.

Blue & Yellow Beach Chairs & Umbrella throwpillowStork with Baby New Baby Boy throwpillow
left: Blue & Yellow Beach Chairs & Umbrella by ElainePlesser
Fun, festive Tropical and Beach Themed items help you feel as if you're on an exotic vacation in the tropics, even when you're at home or in the office. Feel the sun on your back, the sand in your toes and the spray of the ocean on your face. Hear the crash of the sea waves, the rustle of the palm trees and the gentle lapping of water at the shoreline as total relaxation overtakes you ...
right: Stork with Baby New Baby Boy by GroovyGraphics
Pretty blue and white personalized new baby throw pillow with a cute vector illustration of flying stork carrying a baby boy - allvectors.com - A perfect baby shower gift for the new mom of a baby boy. The text is fully customizable to meet your needs and design objects can be moved and re-sized.

Sunday, February 26, 2012

Inspiring Gifts for Cat Lovers

Cats are so cute and of course many artists have cats ... no surprise to find tons of inspiring gifts for cat lovers!
I made a modest selection here today (undoubtedly one of many to follow!) :-)

Cheetah in Snow Close Up rickshawsleeveCheetahs throwpillow
left: Cheetah in Snow Close Up by debsimonphotos
Original Copyrighted Photo taken by Deb Simon Photography.
Don't you just LOVE this beautiful animal?!
right: Cheetahs by warrior_woman
Another big cat art product.
Cut out photo of cheetahs lounging. Customizable background color (under "customize it"> edit > background)

Celestial Cat Postage stampCute Kitty casematecase
left: Celestial Cat Postage by LauraBarbosaArt
"Celestial Cat" is a celebration of the feline both in fantasy and reality. Cats are very spiritual beings and can be associated with the celestial realm. A very UNIQUE cat hand painted and highly detailed with small dots in gold metallic color and vibrant acrylic paints. If you look at the close up shots, you can see that everything in this piece has small detail and free flowing movement. "Celestial Cat Postage" (design also available on other products)
right: Cute Kitty by AV_Designs
Cute Kitten Samsung Galaxy S Case.
Heartwarming!

Cat cut out sculpture photosculptureSt. Patrick's Irish Coffee Cat Poster / Print print
left: Cat cut out sculpture by aquachild
Cat cut out sculpture, a beautiful design!
right: St. Patrick's Irish Coffee Cat Poster / Print by jamiecreates1
"Irish Coffee Magically Delicious" Art Poster by Jamie Wogan Edwards.
A brilliant piece of art!

Chandelier Party Dress Thank You Cards cardCats in love, Macbook sleeve rickshawflapsleeve
left: Chandelier Party Dress Thank You Cards by The_Thank_You_Store
A very elegant and trendy cat card, with customizable text!
right: Cats in love, Macbook sleeve by PinkHurricane
Illustration of sweet cats in love, cartoon style.

Cute cartoon mug with cats mugLove Kitties Mug mug
left: Cute cartoon mug with cats by walstraasart
This cute mug can be customized by adding a background color and / or text.
right: Love Kitties Mug by annescats
A delightful mug for cat lovers and a cute gift for a birthday or Mother's Day: mug decorated with cute kitties in pink. You can customize the text and add your own.

Saturday, February 25, 2012

Fun artistic gifts: buttons!

Buttons are great to make a statement or to enliven your outfit or bag. On Zazzle you can find a lot of political buttons, but I made a selection of the more creative ones today:
Maine Coon Cat 10 - Autumn Sun buttonColorful Circles Button button
left: Maine Coon Cat 10 - Autumn Sun by catartgifts
The autumn sun shines down on a Maine Coon cat sitting against a background of colorful autumn foliage while a dove flies off and a bluebird sings on a branch full of brightly colored leaves.
right: Colorful Circles Button by kikih88
Cute colorful circles vector wallpaper button.

Tight Squeez- Fractal Art buttonMiddle Ground Abstract Fractal Art button
left: Tight Squeez- Fractal Art by MyOtherPlanet
Tight Squeez - Fractal Art.
right: Middle Ground Abstract Fractal Art by bragova
Herman ring fractal, three layers. Fractal art by Vicky Brago-Mitchell. Made on a PC with Ultra Fractal software.

Rainbow Rose Button buttonColorful Design Button button
left: Rainbow Rose Button by annevisdesign
Button with fractal art in the shape of a rose in bright rainbow colors.
right: Colorful Design Button by annevisdesign
Button with original fractal art in bold colors.

Pot Of Gold buttonGo Green (beer) button
left: Pot Of Gold by HouseOfHolidays
Celebrate Saint Patrick's Day! Show your Irish Pride with your family, friends and the world on your favorite products!
right: Go Green (beer) by HolidayBug
Green beer in a glass mug with shamrocks.

Vintage Retro Women Kitsch Soups Ready! Ad buttonBuffalo Bill button
left: Vintage Retro Women Kitsch Soups Ready! Ad by superiorwomen
Vintage Retro Women Kitsch Soups Ready! Ad, classic fifties vintage advertisement showing a typical American Housewife tasting soup - ready to feed the whole family! Wonderful illustration!
right: Buffalo Bill by cowboysandindians
Buffalo Bill on his horse Charlie. Painting by William Cary.