summertime and the livin’s easy…

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with the start of summer upon us and independence day just around the corner, the timing is certainly appropriate for our new web theme – americana picnic.  imagine a hot summer day, throwing cutoffs and a tee or a sundress over your bathing suit and heading to the park for a picnic with friends.  a blanket spread across crisp green grass, the plucking of guitar strings and the smoky smell of barbecue wafting through the air.  cooling off with a quick dip in the lake, letting the warm rays dry your sun-kissed skin.  picking flowers to weave into a headband and eating strawberries and ice cream. telling stories as the sun goes down and catching fireflies in humid starlit skies.  it is a collective memory that we all share…the sounds and scents of summer.

here is some imagery that this trend brought to mind…

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shop our americana picnic selections here!

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Comments

Aura -June 21, 2010, 12:46PM

Love these wonderful images, especially the last one. My husband and I just spent last weekend on a blanket at the park with friends eating watermelon and blueberries, and catching little fireflies.
I just came across this blog yesterday, and I’m so glad I did. So far it has been such a collection of all my favorite things :) Keep it up, ladies. You do a wonderful job capturing all the beautiful little things in life.

Leslie -June 21, 2010, 4:42PM

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