My name is Emily and I live in Portland, Maine, making jewelry, wandering on beaches, collecting rocks and reading books. I love sharing my interests and inspirations here on my blog.
As I mentioned in my last post, the Frozen Planet special last Sunday was full of awe inspiring creatures. in addition to the Sea Slugs, the Sea Gooseberries really grabbed my attention and imagination: I really enjoy seeing and learning … Continue reading
The current book I’m reading is called The Whale, and I’m really enjoying it. I’ve been learning so many new things and researching a variety of oceanic topics, so I thought I’d share some of it. I’m going out on … Continue reading
I’m seriously considering adding this incredible crab claw ring to my personal collection: Tiffany Chou makes lots of simple and striking ocean themed jewelry. Best of all, it’s pretty affordable (in my opinion anyways…).
Quite by accident, I found myself clicking through images of some lovely tattoos this evening. I especially love these nautical inspired ones: I love this last one, it reminds me of scrimshaw. (images found here)
I can’t stop thinking about these magical little creatures: Aren’t they incredible?! (click on an image to go the source)
I’m really loving these ocean themed prints by United Thread. I especially love the barnacle covered whale!
I’ve begun reading 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, by Jules Verne, and I’m feeling so inspired by all things oceanic. Here a few incredible spectacles: (all photos from here)