Posts Tagged ‘dark’

Light Up The Night

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

Source: via Marie on Pinterest


Source: via Marie on Pinterest


Source: via Marie on Pinterest


Source: via Marie on Pinterest


Retro Hair

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

I completely adore this hair not to mention its combination with this dark lipstick stain! SWOON! What do you guys think?

Source: via markhed on Pinterest

These Three Things

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

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Here are three images I love from today. Two of them obviously go together, while the third, doesn’t in any explicit way.

A personal update: I’m feeling kinda sick today, boo. I really want to keep working on my specimens line (due out this Monday!) but I am so tired!

anyhow, enjoy the photos! Hopefully I will be feeling better ASAP!

Interior Photo via Design Sponge

Ingo Maur Bulb with Butterflies via Materialicious

Vintage Clock Collection via Zsa Zsa Bellagio


Creative Processes and Morbid Fascination

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

The other day on my facebook fanpage, I asked you guys what you wanted to see more of from Markhed. The answer that I heard loud and clear was more dark and creepy! When I am creating, I like to play and try out many ideas, which is why, when you look my shop, you can find a lot of different ideas going on. It’s best, I find, to play out some ideas all the way to the end . Because if I don’t, it just sticks around my head and bugs me. It’s almost like it keeps saying: “hey, hey, try me, try me”. It can get annoying. Lately I’ve been following my polygonal ideas, and I plan to continue that exploration, but to also keep working on some creepy and dark pieces, because ultimately, that’s where my heart lies.

Just wanted to explain my creative process a bit to you all, just in case you were wondering.



Christmas ‘Order By’ Deadline Adjustment

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

First of all, let me just say a huge thank you to all of you out there for the phenomenal sales weekend! This past weekend’s sale was by far, the most successful weekend of sales in Markhed’s history, I could really tell a lot of you had waited to snatch up some special pieces!

I wanted to say thank you, and also to let you know that due to the enormous volume of orders that have flowed in, I have new “order by” deadlines for the Christmas season. The new deadlines are as follows:

Christmas SHIPPING Order by Deadlines:
orders < $100 order by Dec 1st 2010
orders > $100 order by Dec 7th 2010

If you order <$100 & would like faster shipping, an extra charge of 12 CDN will be applied.

order by Dec 10th 2010

Everywhere Else
ORDERING PERIOD OVER all items ordered now will arrive after the 24th

Thank you, again, for being so great!


Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sales Update

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

I’ve decided to simplify my sales this weekend at my etsy shop so that everyone can have an equal chance to own a unique handmade piece made by me. The sale price will automatically be adjusted on Etsy, their times will be the following:

Black Friday Sale: Nov. 26th, 5:00 am EST – Nov. 27th, 4:00 am EST

Cyber Monday Sale: Nov. 29th 5:00 am EST – Nov. 29th 11:00 pm EST

Facebook fans will have the advantage of an ADDITIONAL SAVINGS on top of these already discounted prices, AND only facebook fans will save all weekend long. The details of that sale will only be announced through a Facebook note.

Facebook Fans Always Win!

Saturday, November 20th, 2010

Hi all!

I thought I would drop in to announce something I’m so excited about! I’m closing in on 800 fans on my facebook fanpage, and I can say without hesitation, there has never been a better time to be a fan of Markhed on Facebook!

Why? You may ask?

Well, next Friday at 9am, I will be announcing a super secret super amazing sale JUST for facebook fans. Trust me when I say, this will be the best one yet! So join soon, because if you aren’t a fan, you won’t know about the sale, and you won’t be able to take part! SO go to facebook and press like!


MarKhed Design on Facebook

Christmas Order Deadlines From Markhed

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

I am a procrastinator. Oh, how I’ve tried to get myself to act early, especially when it comes to Christmas time! This year will be different, I already have all my gifts thought out.

I’m not dilly dallying and neither should you! Although Christmas may seem far away, the deadline to order your special holiday pieces from my shop is fast approaching! Here are the details:

Deilvery to…

orders < $100 order by Dec 4th
orders > $100 order by Dec 11th

orders < $100 order by Dec 7th
orders > $100 order by Dec 16th

Everywhere Else
order by Nov 26th 2010

Make sure you get your orders in !

Black Friday to Cyber Monday Sale Details

Friday, November 12th, 2010

From Friday, Nov. 26th, to Monday, Nov 29th, Markhed will be having a special sale that will allow you all to have the opportunity to save up to 15% off the total of your purchase in my shop!

You can start earning your savings now!!

The following is a list of ways to receive 5% off of your total order the whole weekend. Each time you do one of these following things you add to your savings, up to 15% off:

NOTE: you can do these things before the black Friday weekend! It’s actually better to share and get it out of the way earlier.

1. Get  5% off by tweeting about about the sale linking back to THIS POST, making sure to add @MarkhedDesign to the tweet so I know you are tweeting!

2. Get 5% off by becoming a Facebook fan if you ARE NOT one already. by going to and clicking “like”

3. Get 5% off by Blogging about our giveaway! Mention our giveaway with one of our items as a photo in tumblr or your blog and link back to this post.

4. Get 5% off by Sharing this post and the sale with your friends via facebook, link back to this post.

5. Get 5% off by subscribing to my blog on Tumblr.

Once you order on that weekend, in the msg to buyer leave the links to what steps you took and how much percent off you qualify for.

Let me know if you have any questions.

The point is to get the most people to know about the sale! SO start sharing!



Black Friday SALE!

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

Here in Montreal, our Thanksgiving has been long past, a whole month. Black Friday (the day after Thanksgiving, Nov. 25th 2010) is something that I was unfamiliar with until last year, when I was living in Portland Oregon. In the US, Black Friday kicks off the holiday shopping season. It is traditionally when shops have great sales to entice holiday shoppers.

It can also be a huge headache to go to the mall that day! SO I am joining the fun and offering a great one day only black Friday sale, and guess what?

You don’t even need to LEAVE THE HOUSE! HEE HAW!

This sale is gonna be so awesome, I’m only going to announce it a week from Friday (tomorrow), in a big announcement right here on my blog!! Stay tuned to get all the details!