magnolia & bee

finding & sharing things of a lovely & pretty nature for personal & inspirational bliss…

my folksy finds… June 1, 2008

Filed under: Uncategorized — pomegranates @ 12:00 am

hello everyone!

i will no longer be using this blog but you can find me blogging lovely things at kaboodle. my blog there is called my folksy finds and you can also visit my owlparty about delightful finds from

thanks so much for being a part of magnolia and bee and hope to see you at my folksy finds and owlparty.



bento! March 31, 2008

Filed under: accessories,cute,eco-minded — pomegranates @ 12:39 am
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come see adorable bento boxes perfect for take out lunches to work or anywhere. it’s hard for me to find a fave but i especially like these:

ladybug bento box for $16.99

black apple bento for $16.99

mushroom onigiri bento for $16.99


3 beans eco totes March 28, 2008

Filed under: accessories,cute,eco-minded,links,recycled — pomegranates @ 3:57 am

in search of looking to make my own eco bags i found these adorable totes from 3 beans company…

3 beans eco totes

Think green, live green.

A perfect gift, these heavy weight, 100% recycled cotton lunch and grocery totes are both eco-friendly and stylish. Choose from our pre-designed character bags, or personalize your own custom bag with a monogram or text for that special touch.

other styles available:

all $13 except for all custom image tote which is $14 and the all green one which is $5 or $20 for 5 and comes in apple, pear, berry, brocolli, orange and pea. i love them!!!

p.s. come find me here:

Visit green is beautiful


hello everyone! January 30, 2008

hello everyone! i know i’ve neglected this blog and i am coming to write that it will be on a temporary hiatus.  i’ve really been working on getting my littlebighead up and running and i have also started a new web zine, the happy crow. so until the next magnolia & bee update please come visit these sites:

littlebighead blog

littlebighead shop

the happy crow

thanks everyone so much!!! and since this is a shopping/recommends blog, i’ll leave off with a couple of things:

my newest fave blog to check out is the black apple

and another artist i’m loving right now is anne julie too.

ok, go and check out these links and have a lovey january day!!


athleta…. October 4, 2007

Filed under: accessories,apparel,boots,jackets,shoes — pomegranates @ 4:50 pm

there is definitely no shortage of catalogs in this household…and all these goodies are from the athleta holiday preview 2007 catalog. now, i am not as athletic as i would like to be so the items i am picking out here are more for there practicality, function and because i simply just like them. i know it’s barely fall but look at all these great winter items!

great granny scarf in red, $68

stretch panel sweater in dove, $79

giana ballet slipper by clarks in toad, $60

scotti by born in black and in brown metallic, $85

choreo jacket in oatmeal, $74

crochet tall boots by ugg in mink, $120

mimi jacket in dark chocolate and in curcuma, $260

over the wheelie bag, $125

the vixen toiletry bag, $25

impulse pack, $50 (how cute is this?)

conga messenger bag, $30

sparkle waffle long sleeve crew in currant, $49

steamboat skirt in fern, $128

washable wool half mitt, $39

audrey sweater in wine, $180

tencel cargo skirt, fern, $78  (also in photo, brock boot in cigar, $275)

lucky scarf in blue green, $36


hello october… October 3, 2007

Filed under: accessories,greater good — pomegranates @ 4:11 pm

this is one of my most favorite months of the year (november is the other) and so much comes with october….i have found some nice new lovelies including a very cute duffel bag that with every purchase, donates to the breast cancer site for free mammograms…

pink diva floral duffel bag,  $16.95 (the breast cancer site will donate 1.0% of a  mammogram for each duffel bag purchased)

there is also a matching tote bag with small coin purse ($12.95) and traveler cosmetic bag ($14.95)

sorry i’m in such a rush but more to come soon!!! have a great day everyone!


pretzel shoes September 10, 2007

Filed under: shoes — pomegranates @ 4:22 pm

we all know i am a huge fan of anthropologie so of course, when i received the new catalog, there was a ton of stuff i wanted…but…i’m willing to forsake all my other wants from that store just to have these shoes…

but! as much as i love anthropologie, i cannot get the picture of the shoes to post so i am implore you, follow the link and see what i am in love with….

pretzel logic wedges by frye….

look look look!!! 🙂