Thanks to my amazing and fin-tabulous Seamaster for repainting my little pink vintage writing desk! How do you like that polka dot cushion?! Now the trick is to teach our little Sasha that it is not a scratching post.
Monday, November 18, 2013
This shrimp gumbo recipe has quickly become one of the Seamaster's all-time favorites!
1/4 cup vegetable oil
1/4 cup all-purpose flour
1 large onion, sliced
1 red pepper, chopped
4 cloves garlic, minced
2 cans (14.5 oz.) stewed tomatoes
10 cups water
16 oz. frozen snap peas
8 oz. Hillshire Farms Chicken Hardwood Smoked Sausage, sliced
2 large chicken bouillon cubes
1 1/4 cup brown rice
1/4 tsp. cayenne
1 lb. large shrimp, peeled, deveined and sliced in half
Heat oil in a large pot over medium heat. Add onion, red pepper and garlic. Coat with flour and cook until onion and pepper are softened.
Add tomatoes, water, snap peas, sausage, rice, cayenne and bouillon. Cover and bring to boil over high heat. Reduce heat to medium and simmer with cover ajar until rice is cooked (approximately 30-35 minutes). Stir occasionally.
Add shrimp and cook through.
Makes 10-12 servings.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
Saturday, November 9, 2013
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
This distressed vintage table will make a charming writing desk! The shade is a beautiful beach chic blue/gray with the addition of a pretty star knob for the drawer. The top measures 24" x 16" and the table stands 28" high. $80. Contact me at email@example.com to purchase or make inquiries.
Monday, October 28, 2013
This distressed wall piece was painted in a Smoky Mountain gray shade and embellished with seashells from my personal collection. The piece has a mirror and hooks for hanging, sweaters, jackets or towels. 15 1/2" x 15 1/2". $40. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase or make inquiries.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Monday, October 14, 2013
This is a gorgeous piece of beach cottage chic décor to display your mermaid treasures! This 15" x 12" x 3" shadow box is encrusted with assorted seashells and glass gems. $95. Contact me at email@example.com to purchase or make inquiries.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
This crochet bobble stitch clutch was made with silk bamboo yarn in magenta. It is also adorned with an antique silver frame, beaded flower pin and a magenta lining with gold leaf embellishment. 9" x 6". $25. Great little clutch purse for a night on the town. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase or make inquiries.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Monday, October 7, 2013
Saturday, October 5, 2013
Seamaiden Posh is head over tail fins to have our pink crochet poncho and baby sweater included in The Whitehouse Trading Company's window display for the Paint the Town Pink initiative for breast cancer awareness organized by the Bel Air Downtown Alliance. A portion of the proceeds of all sales in the display will benefit the Kaufman Cancer Center in Bel Air.
Friday, October 4, 2013
Read my Faye Daniel Designs blog post all about pink weddings and breast cancer awareness.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
This purple shoulder wrap fastens with a bright fuschia silk flower pin. Wrap length is 9" and will fit small-medium sizes. Great for your purple Friday and Ravens gameday wardrobe! $40. Contact me at email@example.com to purchase or make inquiries.
Sunday, September 29, 2013
This tangerine shoulder wrap was fashioned with shimmering yarn, and it fastens with a large peachy pink silk flower pin. Wrap length is 9" and will fit small-medium sizes. Great accent for your fall fashions! $40. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase or to make inquiries.
This glamorous wrap was fashioned with shimmering ivory yarn, and it fastens with an ivory silk flower pin. Wrap length is 12 1/2" and will fit small-medium sizes. Perfect for fall and holiday parties! $50. Email me at email@example.com to purchase or to make inquiries.
Friday, September 27, 2013
This elegant little shoulder wrap was fashioned with shimmering ivory yarn and a stylish feather flower in white. Wrap length is 9" and will fit small-medium sizes. This would be a fabulous little bridal wrap for a shabby chic or vintage-themed ceremony. $40. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase or to make inquiries.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Seamaiden Posh made quite the splash at our debut at The Whitehouse Market last weekend. The Seamaiden's fish tail is aflutter to announce that we will return on October 27. Come see us on Bond Street in Bel Air (behind Bel Air Bakery) from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.