A thoughtful collection of handmade goods from creative makers and designers who run small businesses. Curated by Kate Laing of KATEWORKS, this festive holiday guide includes a lovely assortment of intentional gifts and stocking stuffers for varying budgets.

 

Featuring Lacelit's 2020 Freehand Watercolor Patterns Calendar, Magicality Vinyl Sticker Sheets, and Holiday Gift Tag Sticker Sheets.

Food & Drink: The Well-Stocked Kitchen

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Trend Report: Green Plants

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An organic, natural vibe abounds on these lush, verdant selections - no water or sunlight required! Featuring Lacelit's Love Will Do greeting card and Sips & Spirits recipe cards.

Women's Writes

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Featuring Lacelit's Ever-Lasting art print.

Great Expectations: Easy Cards & Gifts

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Featuring Lacelit's You Shall See Wonders greeting card.

October 12, 2018

Turning Your Creative Passion into a One-of-a-Kind Brand

Sarah asks Kimberly some thoughtful questions on the mission behind Lacelit, when she decided to turn her art into a business, and from where the name "Lacelit" and her inspiration comes. Kimberly shares her experiences of running Lacelit, some favorite tips and tools, and some advice to fellow creatives who are looking to start their own business.

October 06, 2018

Episode 38 | Leap and Bounds - Kimberly Taylor-Pestell Leaves Her Full-Time Safety Net

In this episode, Isaac Watson interviews Kimberly about her recent decision to leave her full-time job to grow Lacelit full-time + some of the lessons she's already learned along the way.

October 05, 2018

What's In the Cards: Love, Luck and Lots of Snark

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Featuring Lacelit's Graphing My Way to You greeting card. Stock up on Valentines, Galentines, St. Patrick's and offbeat finds.

July 10, 2018

What's In the Cards: The Holiday Blues

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Featuring Lacelit's Happy Hanukkah Wreath greeting card.

December 27, 2017

Trend of the Month Club

500 Shades of Grey

by Sarah Schwartz

Featuring Lacelit's Shaped and Fashioned greeting card.

September 27, 2017

The Snowy Selling Season

by Sam Ujvary, assistant editor

Featuring Lacelit's Thrill of HopeMerry Little Christmas, and Verily Merrily holiday cards.

July 13, 2017

The Snowy Selling Season

by Sam Ujvary, assistant editor

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Featuring Lacelit's "Thrill of Hope," "Merry Little Christmas," and "Verily Merrily" holiday cards.

Ever-Lasting

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With a contributor team of all women, this meaningful issue explores our understanding of the word and world of women, and celebrates the expanse of passion, creativity, diversity, strength, and joy they carry and make in the world we share together.

125 pages of artwork, stories, and inspiration from makers of all mediums, narratives, and backgrounds.

March 30, 2017

Making Collaborations Work for You

Interview curated by Nessa Jay

Kimberly shares insight into several recent collaborations including illustrating and hand-lettering a book of poetry by Jet Widick.

March 23, 2017

An online summit featuring 6 weekly sessions with 12 makers and handmade business experts:

  • Holiday Post-Mortem (Thursday, March 9)

  • Craft Shows, Trunk Shows, Pop-Ups & Booths (Friday, March 10)

  • Packaging (Thursday, March 16)

  • Alternate Income Streams (Friday, March 17)

  • Products and Product Lines (Thursday, March 23)

  • The Maker Perspective (Friday, March 24)

Kimberly shared from The Maker Perspective on March 24.

December 28, 2016

Blown Away

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Featuring the "So Quietly Brave" card from Lacelit's Endearments Collection.

November 07, 2016

Poet and blogger, Jet Widick, shares about a 3-way interview curated by Kimberly.

Poet and blogger, Jet Widick, shares insight into the Poetry in Motion series. Illustrated and hand-lettered by Kimberly, animated by North Coast Post, and with voice talent of Elsie Swann.

October 27, 2016

Poet and blogger, Jet Widick, shares the launch of her book Sage Words, illustrated and hand-lettered by Kimberly and designed by North Coast Post.

October 12, 2016

Jackalope Art Fair interviews artist Kimberly about all things handmade.

Kimberly was nominated for The Academy of Handmade's annual maker awards in the Paper category and progressed to the finals.

October 16, 2015

The Higgins Creative interviews Kimberly about her creative process as an ink and watercolor stationery designer.

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