The trend on our website this week is called Wild Flower and immediately I could only think about this song… Read more »
Whenever I get on my bike, the notion of being free takes over me. Postcard destinations flash before my eyes and I wish just for one day that my bike would become a magic time machine, where I could go on a magnificent journey, exploring scenery, getting lost in the beauty and riding so fast through the soft air that I start to feel light.
We aren’t the only ones enamored with bicycles… many artists use them as the subject of their work. There’s something whimsical about the bicycle that lends itself well to artwork. Read more »
Every now and again I take a weekend trip to New York to stay with my sister for some different scenery and to spend some time with my sibling. I commute straight from work on a Friday night and come back on a Sunday. I like to pack light so I don’t feel strained – after all, it’s just a quick weekend trip. Read more »
I’ve never been one to leave things as they come. For some reason, whenever I acquire an item, whether it’s a brand new dress or an antique dresser, I always get the urge to change something about it; to make it my own in some way. Read more »
In recent years, I’ve become much more interested in taking a natural approach to my health. I love making my own beauty products out of pure, natural ingredients and have found myself reading the label of every product I buy – whether it be food, makeup, hair products, etc. – making sure I understand exactly what it is that I’m putting into and onto my body. Read more »
We have a new graphic design assistant on our team and she did these gorgeous watercolor illustrations of some of the images from our January catalog! We were so amazed we had to share them. I have always loved watercolor and they way artists use it sparingly to convey such detail and emotion, and she is so skilled at doing just that. Read more »
One of the most frustrating and wonderful things about life is that it never goes quite like we plan. Read more »
Along with the new year comes a new book club selection! You all left some really great suggestions and it was not easy to decide on a book. I ended up choosing something that I think will be really inspiring and motivational to kick off the new year: The Power Of Now, A Guide To Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle. Read more »
My mood board for January is all about starting fresh. And what says that better than fresh flowers? A symbol of new beginnings and a burst of joy out of the cold winter months, holding the promise of the coming spring. Read more »
Our latest trend Riders On The Storm provokes the spirit of darkness in me, a sense of mystery and solitude like a dark rider of the night, but with that fun rock n’ roll element. This trends brings to mind dressing up in leather and fringe, playing Patti Smith on vinyl while the seductive smell of Diptyque Baies burns and eucalyptus cleanses the air.