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Vancouver, Canada
An artistic mamma who loves intelligent and elegant creations.
Interests: Decor, Fashion, Fine Arts, Textiles, Ceramics, Local, Handmade, One of a Kind, Organics, Eco friendly creations.
Recent Activity
Mini and Maximus Tees for kids are about as cool as it gets. I love the tee with 'Grown Up" marked out with a great big red 'X'! Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2011 at covetblue
LOVE this sweater pattern from Paperama in Germany - available on Etsy. The pattern come in different sizes depending on how big your wee one is.. perfect for fall, just around the corner. Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2011 at covetblue
It's great to find a local company that makes great products for our babies! Bermuda Babies (named so after the owner accidently had her baby boy in Bermuda) creates and carries practical and fashionable products that every new and experienced Mamma can use! My nursing cover - which I could... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at covetblue
Put your baby under this gorgeous mobile from Wonderland Studios on Etsy. There are over 80 mobiles to choose from, all made to order in Boston, USA. This mobile called Super Nova in Earth was designed to be placed over a crib, bed or changing table. It has a wonderful... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2011 at covetblue
I love this! I picked it up today at Beansprouts in Vancouver, BC. They always have unique pieces including separates by Molo. Well made with organic cotton by Winter Water Factory (great name), this punchy graphic onesie will definitely be a spring favourite! Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2011 at covetblue
I love the clothes at Tooties and Fudge! Mostly sourced from Danemark, the prints are bold and colours are bright. The bandana bibs form HipHip Baby calle Bipi's are fantastic too.. one day bib all day sounds like a great design to me! Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2011 at covetblue
After two weeks of tax preparation and painting at night I finally have a chance to get back to CovetBlue. I am dying to pull out my sowing machine and get creative with cloth! I found this lovely online store from Korea called PetitePomme. So many cute pieces for boys..... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2011 at covetblue
Gabriel is 4 months now and swaddling has come to an end. To replace the sleep cue and to find a safe and cozy sleep solution we went with the Canadian made organic Kangapouch carried at Nestings Kids in Kerrisdale, Vancouver. Well made with an organic cotton cover with bamboo/cotton... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2011 at covetblue
Wishbone bike by Wishbone Design Studio.. This bike can be used from 1 to 5 years of age, transforming as your little one gets bigger.. Three wheels, and then two! Sturdy, stable and beautiful! Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2011 at covetblue
Compliments of The Dainty Squid Blogspot and Mr. Squire.. I can't wait to make these! Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2011 at covetblue
After several nights of sleep training and adjusting.. I am returning to my blog. It has been one of the hardest things I have ever done.. but it is working and Gabe seems happier. We did a mixed approach using the Sleep Sense approach, where you stay with your baby... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2011 at covetblue
There are very few times when Gabriel lays in our bed.. usually just for a few minutes before he's ready to take on the day. I thought capturing such a moment might make that cuddly, lovey feeling last longer. Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2011 at covetblue
This was posted on an easy project full on style. The pattern is available on the blog, So sweet! Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2011 at covetblue
Poppy & Ned pride never emblazon their clothes with slogans, trains or dolls simply because they cater for children.. quite nice. Their collections are created in Nepal an India with high intregrity and fare manufacturing practices. Poppy & Ned Nepal & India. Not only are their ethical standards very high,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2011 at covetblue
Just after stripping Gabriel's crib yesterday this product is very appealing! Very happy to see that they are available in organic fabrics. Brilliant idea, Kudos to Stars and Clouds! Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2011 at covetblue
After a family of three owls sang to each other in my father's backyard the night our son was born, owls have become a favourite in our household. Lettie Belle has some gorgeous hand made cushions that are eco friendly. As well as the owls she has a whale, bird... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2011 at covetblue
This is a beautiful line of clothes. They make me want get the family on the next plane to somwhere warm and breezy. Little Linens of the UK are some of my summertime faves. Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2011 at covetblue
I just ordered to felt chains from Babus Toys on Etsy. How fabulous! Something my boy can teeth and suck on without me having to worry about bad plastic or hard edges. They are created by hand and offers some organic wool chains as well. Wonderful! Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2011 at covetblue
Darling sets for boys and girls from Australian Sookibaby. Clever graphic patterns with bold colours. The perfect outfits for spring! Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2011 at covetblue
A wonderful shoppe online with beautiful organic items for baby and mom. Isla's Nursery aslso has many hand made timeless outfits on this sight that take the cake away! Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2011 at covetblue
I've seen this done a few times but i love the silicon shaped containers that are used to do these meltdowns. The different shapes allow little ones to draw and colour in different thicknesses and shades. For full instructions, see her blog! Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2011 at covetblue
Anything 'artsy' usually catches my eye.. this collection for The Tea Collection is colourful and fun.. with an artistic edge in their graphics and fabric patterns.. Viva El Artista! Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2011 at covetblue
These have to be the most luxurious baby blankets I've found of late.. Bella Notte blankets come in a range of exquisite colours. I love the turquoise. LaylaGrace also carries a wonderful collection of crib sets, including some beauties from Dwell Studio. Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2011 at covetblue
Thank you Karen for sending this to me! Eternal Creations is an inspiring company making beautiful clothes for boy of all ages. I love the overalls and playsuits and the kimono styled onesies.. Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2011 at covetblue