Sunday, September 27, 2009

Fall Business Women Online Expo-Shout out to my Top Ten!

I was so amazed when I started looking around all of the shops during the Fall Business Women Online Expo, hosted by Dee of Girls Night Out, and Runako Designs!  Everything was so unique and special! I decided I wanted to give a shout out to my fellow business women so I compiled a list of my Top Ten fave shops here at the Expo.  There was no way I was going to be able to choose a favorite, so I just created a list - along with where you can find them!  Please check out these amazing women!

Runako Designs-Booth#1
Of course I had to put Dee on this list. She created this amazing Expo and showcased the most amazing artisits I've seen in a long time!  Along with it - SHE CREATES BEAUTIFUL JEWELRY!
Here is one of my fave pieces:

Check out her website here:
Check out her Blog here:
Check out her Girls Night Out Blog here:

Catch-A-Star Creations-Booth#8
Sara Kay makes the most beautiful Suncatchers (along with many other beautiful things!)!!!
Here is one of my faves:

Check out her Esty Shop here:
Check out her Blog here:

Dawn Correspondence-Booth#6
Dawn makes beautiful stationary and other paper products.  Seeing her creations convinced me to start sending more Snail Mail!
Here is one of my faves:
I'm partial to Owls, and this is just too cute!
Check out her Esty Shop here:
Check out her Blog here:

Garage Gypsy Jewelry - Booth#16
I love love love this one!I love her use of "different" materials - something I'm getting into myself.  Her photographs are beautiful too!
Here is on of my faves:

Check out her Website here:
Check out her Blog here:

The Seasonal Cottage-Booth#18
I love the Vintage and French style jewelry by Denise. This amazing women has 6 different shops!  How does she do it all????
Here is my fave from her Dion Designs Etsy Shop:

Here is my fave from her Simply French Designs Etsy Shop:

Check out her Blog for ALL HER SHOPS here:

Hershberger & Huff Studios-Booth#21
Beautiful Paintings and Mixed Media Art!!!! Love it!  The also offer a wide variety of Books as well!
Here is one of my faves:

Check out their Etsy Shop here:
Check out their Blog here:

Anne has 3 different shops - ranging from dolls to knits, and some totally awesome vintage stuff.
Here is my fave from her Topsy Turvy Etsy Shop:
Here is my face from her Vintage and Such Etsy Shop:

Vintage magazine
Check out her Blog and other shops here:

Broken China Treasures-Booth#23
I love that she takes broken pieces of china and creats beautiful pendants and jewelry!
Here is my fave:

Check out her Website here:

Evie's Tool Emporium-Booth#17
Evie has tons of tools for tons of differents medias.  She has quality stuff for awesome prices!

Check out her Etsy Shop here:

I love that Jessica is thinking about our Earth!  This is something I have thought about and have been wanting to do for a long time - and I am so happy to see someone putting it into action!  And besides being Eco-Friendly - her jewelry looks amazing!
Here is my fave:

Check out her Blog here:

So!  There were my favorites. It was actually a very hard list to compile as every shop I went to I gave alot of "OOOOO's" and "AHHHH's"!  So even if you didn't make my list - don't feel bad!  You were all amazing!

If you haven't had a chance to take a look around the Expo - THERE'S STILL TIME!!!!
Click the image below to go to the expo now, and check out ALL the shops!

GREAT JOB EVERYONE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


  1. Thank you for including my shop!!! So glad you like my stuff! Loving yours too!!! Gorgeous work!!! Good luck with the GNO!! :D Have a great weekend!

  2. Hi Melissa,

    Thanks for featuring ecocessories in this post! I also think your designs are great and I really enjoyed learning about your family. They obviously inspire and motivate you, and that is awesome!

    I look forward to visiting again soon!

    Jessica, ecocessories

  3. Melissa, this is an awesome post, and I'm not just saying that because I'm included, LOL. This is exactly what the expo is all about..networking and spreading the word. Top Kuodos to you. I truly hope you enjoyed the weekend, I'm now out visiting folks who stopped by that weren't vendors!

  4. I'm thrilled to be included in your Top 10! Thanks so much!!! And that shop above me - Hershberger & Huff Studios ~ I ♥LOVE♥ "Beach Series 43" ~ it is my favourite! Hm, I love your Beachy Bliss line too! I think I see a theme! LOL

    Thanks so much for including me!