Category Archives: Blogging

Happy New Year

It’s hard to believe that tomorrow will be a whole new year! Every year about this time, I reflect on the blog, plan for the future, and share a little recap with you before jumping head...

materially crafted – the book cover!

Ahhh… EEK… you guys, it’s so close! The book I’ve been working on for the past year-ish is finally off to print. Here is the cover!!! There is so much about writing a book that I...

materially crafted – the book!

While driving through our neighborhood last week I saw something very cool on the side of the road. While I was busy ohhing and ahhing, my son spoke up and said, “Mom, let’s look in one...

how to take bright photos – anywhere

Having photos to remember trips by is one of my favorite things about traveling. I like to think of them as mini souvenirs we collect along the way. Whether I am snapping shots of the kids...

5 tips for starting a business at home

Last month A Subtle Revlery celebrated its 4 year blog anniversary. Its been just over four years of crafts, food, posts and fun on this site daily. Whew! We’ve come so far in 4 years and...

brilliantly free floral fonts

I am thrilled we are almost to spring. The season just gorgeous! I love seeing the textures and colors burst onto our clothing, projects, and nature itself this time of year. It seems appropriate that our...

the best apps for revelry

I thank technology everyday for making it easier to put on parties! Want to organize a seating chart for 300? Need to know how much wine to buy for your dinner party of 8? There is...

festive screensavers & media sabbaths

Taking time offline each week to rest and revive my mind from constant media is a practice that’s really important for me. It reminds me of what I value most and allows my brain to reset,...

25 international fancy fonts

Last year we shared a collection of favorite romantic fonts. This year I was thinking, what could be sweeter than saying “I like really you” in fancy fonts script? Then it hit me, of course… Say...

celebrating awesomeness

I did not plan to write this post. I have big intentions of starting back up the blogging series next year, but this post could not wait. This week, I was exhausted from the month of...

25 free christmas card fonts

Whether you’re a long winded, year update, note writer, or a more simple “merry everything” sender – this time of year is the season for corresponding the old-fashioned way (which I just love!). Add a selection...

25 more great fonts for parties

It’s that time of year again, when the weather cools down and I start dreaming of all the holiday projects to come. It is my favorite season of the year – parties to throw, cards to...

upstart – the new business blogging site

I am so excited to announce the launch of Upstart Blogging, our new business blogging site today! After a full year of teaching the Business of Blogging Class and enjoying hundreds of consultations with many of...

25 tips for taking low-light evening photos

With the sun setting earlier each night our evenings are getting longer and longer. Hooray for bonfires and cider drinking! However, capturing those awesome moments of fall can be tricky without the wonderful summer sun. It’s...