{almost showtime}

Its almost time for the Horseshoe Market, happening this weekend!

Pictured above are some of the other vendors at the Horseshoe.
I love the cake painting in the top row! lovely!

I have been getting lots of note cards ready while my mom has been making the most darling garlands. We are also working on cupcake sticks and stirsticks and
making a few aprons with some vintage fabric.

Lots of fun stuff that I hope to be able to post on my etsy shop soon!
Hope you are all having a great week!


{just in time for fall, at Target}

there is a new collection of lovely items from John Derian at target...
like a tray with these lovely apples...
or I love this mug...
fabulous feather tray

Love this! Love the design!

a honeycomb mug. yes please!
Perfect for some tea, with honey of course!

lovely insect plates.
Also, they have these great composition books for only $2.50 each.
Couldn't find those images but they are lovely! Trust me! You must go pick up a few!
Hope your Friday is fabulous!


{thank you}

{circus thank you notes}
thank you for taking time to read my blog today

thank you to all of those who leave a comment. they make my day

thank you to my family and friends for their support.

thank you to my dear friends and family who help me with my business

& thank goodness for inspiration that comes in many forms!

Happy Wednesday!

love kara


{hello & a giveaway winner}

hello and happy tuesday!
I hope this post finds you well! Isn't this a lovely photo?
I so admire the work on this etsy page, Alice. B Gardens.
I am such fan of these colors
mustard, gray, black and mint.
I thought this was a perfect mix of summer and fall colors.
Speaking of which, I am so ready for fall!
It has been HOT here in Denver and
I am just ready to wear some sweaters, scarves, & boots!
and now to announce the winner to my giveaway!
and the winner is Ashley!
Ashley, I will be emailing you for your info!
Thanks to all of those who entered!
I have a very busy couple of weeks ahead:
1. a visit from my parents
2. I am a vendor a the Horseshoe Market,
here in denver
3. a visit from my sister and nieces and nephew
4. a new position at work which has totally switched my schedule upside down
and involves lots of learning!
5. getting ready for lots of upcoming shows and markets this fall & winter
and trying to introduce new products and designs for the holiday season
Hope this post finds you well!
xoxo kara


{the horseshoe market and giveaway reminder}

If you live in Denver, don't miss what I think is going to be one of the best shows of the year....The Horseshoe Craftt and Flea Market!
I am so excited to be sharing a booth with my friend Emily of Fern and Flora! In addition to selling her lovely accesories and my note cards and paper goods, we have been searching high and low for some fabulous vintage items to sell!
For more information go to their lovely website!
...and last but certainly not least....
I am doing a giveaway.
Please go {here} to enter to win 3 packages of my notecards, you pick which designs!
This equals a $30 value!
Giveaway ends Monday and you increase your chances
of winning by spreading the word! Even if you have won before, please enter!


{a giveaway!!! oh how lovely!}

I say its time for a giveaway!
In honor of my pretty new etsy banner and lots of new items in my shop, I am giving one lucky winner 3 packages of note cards, their choice of which designs!
Here's how to enter::
comment with your top three kara rosenberry co. designs. these are the note card packages you will receive. Leave me your email address if you don't have a blog
for additional entries::
for 2 additional entries become a follower of my blog. If you are already a follower, please enter a comment and you will earn 2 entries as well.
for an additional 3 entries, reblog, tweet or facebook this giveaway! please leave a comment with the link .
for an addtional 5 entries, buy an item on my etsy. For each item purchased you will earn 5 entries. please leave an item for each item purchased.
The giveaway winner will end next Monday, September 2oth.
cheers to fun giveaways and have a great week!


{A Gray Day}

It's my favorite neutral color lately.
I am pretty much simply smitten with many things gray.
Here are a few items I found
that I thought were fabulous.

from the lovely etsy shop Vintage Marquise out of France.
Isn't this beautiful?
heavenly bed frame from, that's right, Anthropoligie

new in my etsy shop!
just cannot help but feature this beautiful headband

from Fern and Flora.
saw this nightstand at Ikea in Dallas this Spring.

Really loved it's shape and dark gray color.

I featured another wreath from Knock Knocking a few weeks ago

but I cannot help but be drawn to this etsy shop.

Isn't this wreath darling?

I kind of love gray with yellow, or cream, or black, aqua or pink...

Is there are color or color combination that you have been drawn to lately?

hope you have a lovely day.



my note card packages on display at
Talulah Jones, a favorite Denver shop.

I loved the display! I wish this wooden piece belonged to me.

I am sure on the lookout for something similar now.

{Love the way it shows off each design}
I adore some of the ribbon that is wrapping up my note cards.

I have been saving some of those thicker patterned ribbons for the perfect design.

{ a banner in the window says "handmade"}

this is in the window of Talulah Jones,

where they often host events featuring local companies that produce handmade products.

Isn't it a wonderful thing to shop and make handmade items?
I was pleased to be picked as one of the handmade artists for this show.

I would love some carnival circus letters with my initials.

Aren't the T and the J hanging on the back wall fabulous?
Have a great week!


{eat drink chic}

My friend Emily B. sent me a note with the link to this fabulous site recently::
featuring DYI and style inspiration and
ideas for any event you may be having..

love these pink pencils and the tote bag with the days of the week in French.

being a font junkie, I love numbers. Love all these items above.

who doesn't love looking at a pretty cakes? These are all so lovely.

{go and take a peek and let me know what you think}
This is one blog that will be a must read for me.
Happy Thursday!