Blogspiration: Five new discoveries

I love exploring and finding new blogs that fascinate me.  There are many out there, but I want to share a few
fun and inspirational sites I've found recently:

Draw! Pilgrim - When I first visited Pilgrim's blog, I had a gut reaction.  It's not that I have the same exact aesthetic - but I love how clear her aesthetic is - the bright colors she adores and the vintagey vibe never fails to make me smile.  I can only admire her graphic artistry.  But her DIYs and craftiness inspire me to do my own. And she loves crochet! 

Art Wall - I am no art expert myself, but I love finding something that inspires me.  But how to find new, unique, hip art? That's why I love to visit Art Wall. Katie's the curator of Art Wall.  She brings her favorite discoveries out to play, providing an inside look at the artists along the way.

So cute it hurts - Visiting Jacqueline's blog is like taking a peek into her world of cheery, crafty things she loves, not to mention seeing that POV from Malaysia through her bright beautiful photos.

Going Home to Roost - I love Etsy and the amazing boom of handcrafted artistry on the internet these days! But it's hard to find all the goodness out there.  At Going Home to Roost I get to watch as Bonnie shares her favorite inspirational finds in a happy fun way.  Not to mention some awesome DIYs and home tours!

6th Street Design School - Following the likes, loves, and discoveries of an interior design student? Sounds like fun to me!  One of my favorite things about Kirsten's blog are the house tours.  I like seeing all the creativity happening in real people's houses - people without photo stylists - whose homes still look terrific.


  1. I love discovering new blogs! These look like great ones and I will have to check them out!

  2. You are so sweet to feature my blog. Love yours!

  3. These look great--I'm looking forward to visiting each one!

  4. New blogs are so fun! Just how I found yours!
    Lila Ferraro
    Queen Bedroom Sets

  5. Dearest Valerie, such a wonderful lists of other inspiring blogs! I am a fan of Art Wall and i just adore Draw! Pilgrim blog. Thanks sooo very much for having me in one of your top 5. :) I feel so honored and so very very happy! Have a lovely merry happy day and love to yoU!

  6. Oh my goodness, I am touched to be one of your top 5. I have to admit, I've been awful at getting down the blog roll but I was just looking at your about me section, and you had me at 35. (I'm 35 too) I absolutely loved reading the whole thing, it had me smiling, smiling smiling and now following :)