DIYs we love

Kids Patches + DIY Backpack

It’s no secret that I love patches. I’ve even got Quincy jumping on the bandwagon! He recently started his own collection, while stopping through gift shops and visitor centers on our little summertime excursions. By the way, those are the best places to find mementos like patches and pins.

DIY Washi Tape Gallery Wall

If you’re a longtime reader of the blog, you’ll know that I love art. Along with that passion comes an addiction to creating gallery walls – they’re ideal for that person (ahem, me!) that simply can’t settle on just a single work of art. Trust me when I say I’ve spent years searching for that perfect, large-scale piece for our dining room and after all this time, I still haven’t found it. Gallery walls have been such a great way for me to indulge in an aesthetic crush or to satisfy a color palette craving.

B Sides Jeans

Longtime friends and fashion industry veterans Claire Lampert and Stacy Daily’s obsession with denim started long before the start of their curated vintage studio Where I was From. Their experience re-working denim also long preceeded…

Tammy Kanat

After 12 years as a jewelry designer, Tammy Kanat knew she was ready for a change. But it wasn’t until she was faced with the conundrum of finding the perfect woven piece to add to…

Kara Thoms

Linen blouses with sweetly covered buttons, cotton Swiss Dot blouses with romantic,...

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Outdoor Living in Wine Country

We bought a house in Sonoma! I’ve been chomping at the bit, waiting to share the news with you, for months. It’s been a family dream to own a little retreat up in Northern California’s spectacular wine country and we couldn’t be more thrilled that it’s finally happening.

Sansoeurs

When it comes to fine, gold jewelry, more is more is more is better. This dangerous motto explains my current crush on Sansoeurs, a fine jewelry label founded by Spanish siblings Cristina and Estefanía Sánchez…

Mira Mikati

My latest designer crush couldn’t have been discovered at a better time. With so much heartbreak and sadness in our society today, Mira Mikati uplifts the spirits with her refreshingly joyful and nostalgically playful, eponymous label. The…

DIY Washi Tape Gallery Wall

If you’re a longtime reader of the blog, you’ll know that I love art. Along with that passion comes an addiction to creating gallery walls – they’re ideal for that person (ahem, me!) that simply…

Visiting Finland

I must admit, Finland was never at the top of my travel bucket list. Iceland, Sweden, and Denmark – yes. But Finland? I had never really considered it – mostly because I just didn’t know…