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While I’ve been creating things all of my life, LillyBonBon was created in 2005 as the umbrella to encompass the collection of handmade items I made for shops & boutiques. In the Fall of 2008, I began selling my creations here on Etsy as well.

I’m inspired by both the simplicity and complexity, as well as the beauty, to be discovered in nature…a mossy rock, a delicate flower, a curious little bird. Nature itself is truly the best creation, always amazing and delighting me.

At night when my body is at rest and my mind is quiet, ideas & notions often pop into my head and I’m continually compelled to create. I desire to make simple, everyday objects more charming, more intriguing and believe that the little things (be it pretty, sweet, unusual, or unexpected details) that delight us are very important to a happy life…

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  • Female
  • Born on April 28
  • Joined January 16, 2008

Favorite materials

Paper, Wire, Ribbon, Glitter, Felt

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lillybonbon
sweet cake toppers, pretty votives, &...

About

While I’ve been creating things all of my life, LillyBonBon was created in 2005 as the umbrella to encompass the collection of handmade items I made for shops & boutiques. In the Fall of 2008, I began selling my creations here on Etsy as well.

I’m inspired by both the simplicity and complexity, as well as the beauty, to be discovered in nature…a mossy rock, a delicate flower, a curious little bird. Nature itself is truly the best creation, always amazing and delighting me.

At night when my body is at rest and my mind is quiet, ideas & notions often pop into my head and I’m continually compelled to create. I desire to make simple, everyday objects more charming, more intriguing and believe that the little things (be it pretty, sweet, unusual, or unexpected details) that delight us are very important to a happy life.

I'm most resourceful in my materials (usually just scissors, paper, glue), yet I also enjoy finding old treasures (like vintage trims, millinery flowers, etc) to incorporate into my creations as well.

.....For more on the day-to-day creating, wandering, & discoveries of "LillyBonBon", please stop by and say hello at my blog: lillybonbon.blogspot.com.

.....As seen previously at:
Truly ~ White Bear Lake, MN
Rose Mille ~ Stillwater, MN
Collaborations ~ Stillwater, MN
Serendipity ~ Duluth, MN

.....Sweet Press & Kind Mentions:
Eek! My "Up to Our Necks in Love - Owl Wedding Cake Toppers" were selected as a finalist in the Martha Stewart Weddings DIY Contest in collaboration with Etsy. Visit http://www.etsy.com/storque/etsy-news/diy-wedding-crafts-contest-winner-and-finalists-5949/ to see the other lovely finalists and winner!

As seen on the lovely Creature Comforts blog: http://creaturecomforts.typepad.com/my_weblog/2009/07/one-good-thing-tiny-terrarium-gift-tags.html
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Please Note:
All items are designed & handmade by me in a smoke-free, pet-free environment. Much love and meticulousness is put into each piece I’m working on. The pricing for items is based on the time, complexity, and materials involved.

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Please be sure to check my "Shop Policies" page for information on buying, payment, & shipping.

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Questions/comments? Custom orders? International shipping rates? Please feel free to send me a note by clicking on the blue "Contact" link. I'd love to hear from you!

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