end of february new stories and new goodies!!!!

exciting new arrivals this week — and so sunny fresh, we’re just all gushing here at heavenly metal! we’ve been busy creating new stories with all the new inventory. I just had to shoot some pictures for you to get a look-see. how about a trip to Paris? this little box sign won’t get you there, but it might inspire…

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sugarboo wall pieces and diba boots

Today’s delivery of two big boxes of Diba boots was pretty darn cool. Emily was a bit worried about the size of the two boxes, but I knew they were full of goodies! Diba’s Frizz Bee. Olive green suede boot with tan leather straps. totally totally wonderful. and Diba’s Mall Patrol leather motorcycle boot. Tough? Tough enough! We received these…

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today’s over-the-top delivery: chalet, ian nicholas, sugarboo

busy day today. this morning’s email newsletter blast about yesterday’s lollipop pottery and baggallini deliveries really delivered. I mean, that is, it had an instant reaction. so it was a busy day because right away shoppers wanted to see and leave with the new odyssey bag. lollipop pottery pieces hippity-hopped out the door too. and then, mr. fedx and mr….

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lollipop pottery is fan-poppin’-fabulous at heavenly metal

as promised yesterday, here’s the low-down on the big big bigger-than-big hand delivery by jessica and tyson geib’s fan-pop-u-tastic lollipop pottery! check out the jessica’s blogpost about her drop-off visit to heavenly metal. it took most of the day today to take apart displays, configure new ones, sort and price the work —and then create the new lollipop story. but…

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baggallini busts through the doors of heavenly metal!

It was a big delivery today. Baggallini after Baggallini, coming out of the box in new colors, new styles, and new shapes. We documented them. Every wonderful one of them. New limited-edition colors for a few of their good ole’ stand-bys: hot fuchsia and popping aqua. Gorgeous. And, once they’re gone, they’re gone. Brand new in Baggallini’s new quilted line:…

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lisa vetter’s talisman neckpiece workshop: a day in the country making art

I didn’t go into work on Thursday. Instead I had an art day in Spencerville, Indiana at Lisa Vetter and Paul Siefert’s Art Farm. An easy 2 1/2 hour drive from Ann Arbor took me into the Amish countryside of eastern Indiana where The Art Farm sits, surrounded by working farms. Lisa and Paul are art geniuses, turning reclaimed objects…

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new books!

mr. ups delivered two big boxes of books today! a few oldies-but-goodies and a few new treaures. peter nelson’s new treehouses of the world. this book has been a mainstay gift book here for 8 years. it’s a  coffee table book full of breathtaking images of treehouses around the world. r. crumb’s heroes of blue, jazz & country is illustrator…

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al dente pasta valentine gift bag

needing an al dente pasta gift bag fix? I’ve got them for your valentine, all wrapped up and looking lover-ly. al dente pasta: handcrafted with love right here in washtenaw county!

we’ve got valentine’s day covered

woo-hoo! I found the sweetest cards for the big V Day — and pnut put together the sweetest collection of them so you’ll be sure not to miss them. plus lots of hearts to put inside your sweethearts palm. walk on up. you can see we’re ready! happy v-day!

atlanta apparel mart: over and done with!

I’m glad I went, yes I am. I don’t know about doing two shows back to back ever again, but I don’t need to think about that for a few months. I tried and tried to post pictures and tales from Atlanta, but I kept having technical difficulties — and then I got just too tired. So, here it is,…

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