Charmed Confections is a “whimsical Sweet Shoppe of unique folk art.” I can be a bit picky about cutesy Halloween decor, but artist LeeAnn Kress does a fabulous job.
Archive for the you can’t handle the cute Category
Here we have a little dose of You Can’t Handle the Cute before things stay spooky this season.
Chloe Giordano’s miniature embroidered animals are nearly photorealistic. Her Tumblr has progress shots so you can see them emerge on blank pieces of fabric. It’s quite a thing to behold.
LaliBlue creates adorable three dimensional necklaces featuring beloved fairy tale characters and other original creatures.
The shop description says :
Handmade, childhood memories, classic tales, romantic jewelry, women’s accessories, vintage decor, tenderness,dreams, fantasy, dolls, circus, magic, dioramas … All this and much more will you find.
A helpful reader linked me to the Snopes article debunking the claim that these are indeed real animals (my sources said they were, and in this case I didn’t do any further research! I wanted to believe!).
The other day I watched an animated short film about Death and a Robot. In this vignette, death is a lady…
But Death does not know the robot is dying, and she blames herself when he ceases to function. In his memory, she tends to the beauty they created together.
It’s such a lovely film. Watch the whole thing here: