Our DIY Photo Studio

by Alicia on March 5, 2013

We are really excited about the move to Boulder, but there’s a lot that we’re going to miss as well. For me, our house is one of the major things. That might sound a kind of crazy, but you have to realize that (1) I haven’t seen our new house yet, so I don’t even […]


Cool New Find–Mosiac Photobooks

by Alicia on November 1, 2012

I just learned about a new service called Mosaic that allows you to create a book of photos right from your iPhone. Patrick (our CTO at Whimseybox) got his first one yesterday and brought it over this morning. It’s really awesome and he got it just 4 days after he ordered. Their site is gorgeous, […]


Bayou City Art Festival

by Alicia on October 15, 2012

Once in a while I do get out of the house and away from the computer. On Saturday I braved (ahem, mid-October) heat and humidity to go checkout the bi-annual Bayou City Art Festival. The image above is the work of the featured artist Charlie Hardwick. But one of my favorites was the work of […]


DIY Stamped Tote Bag + Camera Strap

by Alicia on October 10, 2012

Yesterday we welcomed (another!) new team member to Whimseybox. Ashley (Sugar and Cloth) joined us and jumped right into the DIY action by making this stamped tote bag with leather handles. You can find the full step-by-step tutorial on Whimseybox. And while she did that, I whipped up (another!) camera strap using a stamp I’d […]



by Alicia on June 29, 2012

A week or so ago I was contacted by Snapstagram, a company that prints and ships your Instagram photos to you. I’m recent Instagram-er (thanks to my devotion to Android) but have been snapping away since they rolled out the app a few months ago. If you’re interested in pictures of beer, Chicago and a […]