The Black Applehttp://theblackapple.typepad.com/
This Portland-based crafter quit her day job years ago and is now a full-time painter, writer, seamstress, and blogger. Her blog is gracefully and adorably decorated with her own art and photos of her life both in and out of her crafting business. She is a prime example of a successful professional crafter.
Darkroom Door sells rubber stamps and photography tools for card making, scrap-booking, and other mixed media art. Their blog features photos and projects submitted by crafters who use their products, but are inspiring for anyone interested in the techniques.
Ali Edwards is a designer, blogger, author, wife and mother of two and is known for capturing everyday life with photos and words. From these life experiences she creates scrapbooks of these moments that often pass by in an instant. She invites you to share her fond memories.
The style on Everyday Beauty is perhaps best exampled by the most recent post to date: a "sugarplum tree" with white branches and pink ornaments. If you like flowers, ivory, and just a little bit of glitz, take a look at the projects photographed here.
Gluten-free girl and the chefhttp://glutenfreegirl.com/
If you prefer gluten-free food, this is where you should visit. Shauna James Ahern had been suffering from severe stomachaches and different illness for 40 years until she’s diagnosed as having celiac disease. Since then she started exploring recipes that are all gluten-free. This blog offers a lot of wonderful pictures of food and is a great resource for gluten-free food.
In the world of graphic photography design, Scott Kelby's name reads like Picasso or Cezanne. His mastery of Photoshop always lands him on the cutting edge of the technology, and he graciously doles out generous helpings of his genius at a consistent pace on his blog page. Texture fanatics will find a gold mine here, as Scott is particularly gifted with the technique great Texture requires. Newbies and old hats alike will gravitate to Scott's blog and not mind sticking around there.
Not Eating Out in New Yorkhttp://noteatingoutinny.com/
Although New York City is often considered a culinary paradise, this blogger willfully says no to the expensive lifestyle of restaurant and take-out eating. Learn to "stop spending and love the stove" by reading from this blog and take a look at a new "reason of the month" not to eat out in New York City.
Lucillian delights - an Italian experiencehttp://www.luculliandelights.com/
Could anything be more delightful than Italian-inspired food and photographs? Ilva loves Italian but comes from Swedish roots, so expect a little of both. She lives in Tuscany, the perfect setting for the food blogger, and one that readers can't get enough of.
This blogger has earned her place in the world, famous not only on the web, but in the media world as well. She has been featured in top food magazines and television cooking shows worldwide. Readers can enjoy interesting recipes and professional food photos from a woman who's tasted and seen it all.