Maimie's Merchantile opened a mere six weeks ago, on January 9, 2010. However, the seller, Suzanne, has already had over 750 sales in that short time. I can see why. Her product is appealing, her prices are reasonable, and her photographs are lovely. Here are a few more of my favorites:
Isn't this little Easter postcard just darling? It reminds me of the stories that my mother would tell about how she and her friends would receive baby chicks at Easter. These intricately-drawn chicks look fluffy enough to squeeze.
winter scene, though I am personally tired of the snow. The little bluebirds and the flowers promise that spring is on the way, though the pond remains frozen and the trees are bare.
And, how about this playful Christmas scene? Can't you just imagine the trouble that this young man is going to find himself in? As he sleds down the hill, he spills the fruit and frightens the peasant, looking forward to "A Joyfull Christmas." So enchanting.
What would you do with these quaint little paper cards? What would be your craft of choice? I'd love to hear how these items might inspire you.