How to Import a File From Figma to Adobe Xd for Free

I have a super easy hack to import a file from Figma to Adobe XD without having to pay for a plugin. The first thing you need to do is have your Figma file open. Select the one or multiple frames. Then go over to the Design, prototype, and inspect (right sidebar). Scroll down to the section where it says “Export” and click the plus + sign next to it. It opens a panel that…

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Holiday Landing Page Idea

It’s that time of year again!Â đŸŽ…đŸ»đŸŽ„Â If you have an online or brick and mortar shop and are struggling for ideas for a holiday promotion, I have a great one for you. A holiday landing page with 12 days of surprises! This is a page I made for a client that ran a “12 Days of Surprises” promotion before Christmas. This was a great way to give a gift, coupon or special discount each day during…

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Custom Business Web Design

A Custom Business Web Design is so important for so many reasons. I don’t need to tell you that. We all know a business website helps you get found on Google when your places page is set up and you link to your website. But there are many ways you can make your website better. A website can be optimized for faster loading times and made responsive with a mobile friendly theme. One BIG tip…

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Urban Dixie Boutique Custom Design

Urban Dixie Boutique Custom Shopify Design

I just finished up a new Boutique Custom Design and Branding project for Urban Dixie Boutique. This is the type of boutique project I LOVE to work on! Robin and Christy are amazing clients and I’m so happy to bring their whole project together so they have a cohesive look, logo and image. I designed them a custom Shopify theme and installed many apps that will make their site a success. I focused on social…

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DIY Lilo & Stitch Costume

With April 30th passing recently, it reminded me it’s the half-way point to Halloween! One of my favorite times of year! I have a special tutorial to share with you.  I’ll show you how to make a DIY Lilo & Stitch Costume. I made my daughter K a SUPER cute Lilo and Stitch costume last Halloween and it was a super success! We always wait until the last weekend or minute to make or buy a costume.…

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Custom Boutique Illustrations and Graphics

Custom Boutique Illustrations and Graphics can add a touch of cuteness and fun to any website or social media post. I offer custom packaging illustrations, character illustrations, animals, essential oil bottles and more. I have been drawing cute characters since 2008 and have loved every moment of it. I was one of the original cute boutique illustrators. When my business first started back in 2007, it was called Sweet Boutique Design. I have since changed my business…

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12 Days of Christmas Landing Page Ideas

There are 15 days until Christmas and that means there’s still time to make a holiday marketing plan. My previous client campaigns to promote your items to your customers are a great resource! The Twelve Days of Christmas campaign 2012 for Paula & Chlo was so fun and colorful! I helped her come up with the best products to promote and how to present them for each one of the daily deals. There were also coordinating email…

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New Boutique Website for Beau & Stella

Marcie from Beau & Stella came to me with a shop that she had on Big Cartel. She needed a more robust platform with more control over her site. I developed a responsive theme for Magento that was lightweight and had all the features she needed.

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