Monday, April 5, 2010

Sweet Pea Gardens

Susan Keating's Sweet Pea Gardens in Surry, ME have been featured on television and in books and magazines. For any sweet pea fan, a trip to Sweet Pea Gardens is a must! For more information about Sweet Pea Gardens visit

Thursday, April 1, 2010

Made in Maine :: The House of Bouton

Cassie Bouton, of Portland, ME, handprints these simple flour sack towels with her signature home spun motif. Grab a few to brighten up your kitchen this spring! Visit!

Friday, March 26, 2010

Made in Maine :: Saturn Press

This very special Easter card features an illustration dating back to the nineteenth century. Each Saturn Press card is individually handmade and hand-set in their studio on Swan's Island, ME. To purchase this card visit

For more information about Saturn Press visit

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Jennifer Judd-McGee

Jennifer Judd-McGee is the talented Portland, ME artist behind these beautiful creations. I'd love to have each and every one these -- personalized stationery, magnets, necklaces, table mats, and an iphone!

For more information about each of these creations click on the following links:

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Elinor Klivans

Camden, ME cookbook author Elinor Klivans' latest cookbook, Chocolate Cakes, hit the shelves in January, but now I want all five of these delicious-looking cookbooks!

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Made in Maine :: Portia Clark

L.L.Bean's Signature Collection was revealed on Monday. The women's collection includes pearls from Portland designer Portia Clark. They were also recently given away at the Martha Stewart Show! For more information visit

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Made in Maine :: Melissa Sweet

Melissa Sweet, an author and illustrator from Rockport, ME, has had her work featured in many books, magazines, and on children's products. To learn more about Melissa and her many accomplishments visit or Here are some of my favorites!
  1. Carmine: A Little More Red from Longfellow Books
  2. Musical Fairy Tree Growth Chart from eeBoo
  3. Map of Nantucket from Country Living
  4. Colored Pencils from eeBoo
  5. Life on Earth Bingo from eeBoo

Thursday, March 4, 2010

Made in Maine :: Designs Adrift

Featured in Maine Home + Design, Michael Flemings' simple yet intricate designs are truly incredible. I've always loved driftwood, but is there any better way than this to display such beautiful findings from the Maine coast?

For more information visit

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Made in Maine :: Gardening Tools

Barbara Damrosch, writer and owner of Four Season Farm in Harborside, ME, was a guest on the Martha Stewart Show today. She shared some of her favorite gardening tools from Johnny's Selected Seeds. The spring tine cultivator and highbush blueberry rake are both made in Maine. To learn more about Barbara visit

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Nicola's Spring Bedding from Garnet Hill

Maine designer Nicola Manganello's spring bedding is now available online and in catalogs. I'd love to have that hobnail percale bedding. For more information visit or

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Made in Maine :: Music :: Marie Moreshead

Just wanted to share two talented people from Maine with you. First, Marie Moreshead, one of my favorite singers--I just can't stop listening to her latest cd! And . . . the amazing photographer, Meredith Perdue, who created this great little feature about Marie.

To hear some of Marie's music visit
To see some of Meredith's photographs visit


Monday, February 8, 2010

Made in Maine :: Alice in Wonderland

Bring a little Maine made whimsy to your next tea party!
  1. Oh, Alice archival print from Betsy Thompson Studio
  2. Sweetopia archival print from Justin Richel
  3. Ribbon teapot and cup from Maine Cottage
  4. Teacup series from Kari Herer

Monday, February 1, 2010

Made in Maine :: Jewelry

Some very special pieces for a special day coming up this month . . . Valentine's Day!
  1. Heart shaped sterling pendant from Fabuluster
  2. Necklace from CHART metalworks
  3. Blossom earrings from Autumn Equinox
  4. Purple jade moat bangle from Jen Burrall Designs
  5. Starfish charm from A Silver Lining
  6. Rose gold heart cigar band from Loving Anvil

Friday, January 29, 2010

Made in Maine :: Wardrobe Basics

Bring a little bit of Maine into your closet with this great selection of wardrobe basics.
  1. White scarf from Swans Island
  2. Tennessee flower tank top from Local Ink
  3. Belt from Ann Veronica
  4. Long sleeve top from Ramblers Way
For a complete list of wardrobe basics visit

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

A Maine Makeover :: Your Bag

Update your bag with products from Maine.
  1. Recycled Sail Tote from Angela Adams
  2. Wallet from Sea Bags
  3. Bee Aqua Matchbook Notepad from Annie|Catherine
  4. Grapefruit Thyme Antibacterial Gel from Stonewall Kitchen
  5. Water from Poland Spring
  6. Maple Lip Balm from Long Winter Farm
  7. Book: Settled in the Wild from Longfellow Books

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Made in Maine :: Sweet Treats for Valentine's Day

Featured in the February issue of Martha Stewart Living magazine, the Black Dinah Chocolatiers use only the freshest and tastiest ingredients to create their very special chocolates. To learn more please visit