Her small stationery company, littleday press, sprang from an online paper boutique started in 2004. After selling other designers' products, Carrie wanted to try selling her own creations.
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Thanks for the feedback Carrie! x Brandy
Thank you so much for your nice comment, Carrie--I love your work!
Thanks so much for your comment & suggestion on my Faith Hope Love design, Carrie. I just updated with more color. :)
Thanks for you comment about my typography-- you are too kind!
I Googled my name tonight testing how my site was coming up on the search and I saw that way back in June you had my First Christmas design on your blog as one of your favorites. That was so sweet, thank you!
Thank you so much for you comment on my folksy wedding invite. I had fun looking at all of your lovely work, as well.
Thank you for your comment - your designs are always beautiful :)
Thanks for your sweet msg Carrie! Means so much coming from such a talented designer!
Thanks for comment. =]
Hi Carrie, Congrats on your win with valentine card design! I absolutely adore it.
Your skeleton pirate Valentine's card was the best of the 345 entries, I hope you win!
Hi Carrie! Thanks for the congrats and greatly appreciate your sweet comments. I 'm absolutely thrilled with the win and yipee! can't wait to do some shopping splurges.
Hi Carrie...congrats on the editor's pick for the stationery contest! I knew it was a winner when I saw it! :)
Hi Carrie! Congratulations on your win in the holiday design, your work is truly inspiring. Thanks for your comments, it really means a lot to me especially from such a talented designer.
Hi again! The editor's picks were announced in the same email that noted the winners had been selected. If you didn't receive it, I'll be glad to forward it to you.
Hi Carrie! Congratulations on your win and editor's picks for the Christmas card contest! I'm so happy to see your work selected. I knew you would do well! :)
Congratulations, Carrie! Joy is so beautiful and elegant! Great job on all your holiday designs!! :)
Hi Carrie! Thanks so much for your recent post and your very kind comments! I greatly appreciate it. I just love and admire your work because you have amazing illustration skills and wonderful design aesthetics. Best of luck to you in the Christmas competition! I'm sure you'll do well!
thank you for your comments! this is my first time submitting and it's nice to hear a bit of positive feedback. your designs are lovely.
Thank you so much for your sweet comments, Carrie! I just love all of your holiday designs - so sweet, thoughtful, and elegant! You know you've always got my vote - I think you're designs are fantastic!! :)
Carrie, I've really enjoyed your 2009 holiday submissions. Great work!
Thank you so much for the nice comment Carrie! I'm a big fan of your work.
great holiday submissions carrie!
thank you for your sweet post ; ) I'm a huge fan of all of your designs, so it means a lot to me
Thanks so much, Carrie!
Thanks for all of your kind comments, Carrie! I really admire and like your work. Your illustrations style is so sweet and unique and I always love seeing what new ideas you come up with!
Thanks so much for your nice comments Carrie. I'm crazy about making patterns :o) I'm so happy to see that Birthday Fairy is for sale, I love that design!! Good luck in the current competition! Your new work is as lovely as ever!
Thanks for the comment...you are really great with color, good luck to you!
Thank you for the link, Jody! That design appears to be different enough from mine to do anything, but it is flattering that she may have gotten her inspiration from me :)
Hi Carrie, I love your work, especially the adorable Tweet Tweet design, which caught my eye right away! I was just browsing Flicker, and came across this invite I thought you might need to be aware of: http://www.flickr.com/photos/mielledesigns/3256923278/. As a fellow designer, I felt like I should give you the heads up! :)
Those were such sweet comments. Thank you so much!
Carrie, I think all of your birthday designs are fantastic! I especially loved Locomotion Fun, and if I had a little boy, that's the card that I would pick. I absolutely love the color palette and modern design. You're really a fantastic designer!!! :)
Thanks so much Carrie. I love all of your submissions, in particular locomotion fun and fairy birthday are both phenomenal and among my personal top ten favorites of the competition :o)
Congrats on your win Carrie! :)
Carrie, thank you so much for your sweet words of congrats! When the mini birthday invite challenge is over, I'll be the one congratulating you :) Locomotion Fun is my favorite, but all you're designs are really great!! Keep up the fabulous work!! :)
I really appreciate the nice comments - thank you!
nice job on the win! very cute design!
Carrie, congratulations on your fabulous win! I knew Tweet Tweet was a winner the first time I saw it.
Congratulations on your win Carrie!!! Tweet Tweet is such an adorable design :)
Thank you, Lori and Beth! I'm so excited this design won!! Thank you for voting for it!
Big congrats on your win, Carrie! Loved Tweet Tweet! So cute and creative!
Okay, I'm so excited for you - I had to leave you another message! Congratulations, again, Carrie! I love your sweet and modern illustration skills, and Tweet Tweet was my pick to win! Fantastic job! :)
Congratulations Carrie! I think Spring in Bloom is beautiful - wonderful job :)
Thanks for the congrats, Carrie! And congratulations to you, too. I love Preppy Monogram! Great job :)
A million thanks for your hard work and creativity, Carrie. We truly, truly loved both of your designs for us, and I really appreciate that you took a chance on designing for us - the invites were so wonderful that it's hard to believe it wasn't right in your comfort zone. We look forward to seeing more of your work ahead!
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