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  • décor

    wednes-diy

    Jul 21, 2010

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    i LOVE these.  i saw this image on design for mankind last week and i’ve been a little obsessed with the idea every since. i want to go find a bunch of sticks and paint them and display them around my apartment.  it looks easy enough to do, right?? source. (…) Read more

  • DIY

    more festival photos

    Jul 18, 2010

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    the xpn festival always has really great little shops set up with handmade goods and local vendors.  here are some photos of all the cool stuff that caught my eye… read more for lots more photos :) (…) Read more

  • design

    wednes-diy

    Jul 14, 2010

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    i saw this on black eiffel and i am completely in awe.  a company called front created this “three dimensional wallpaper” at the swedish venue tensta konsthall using silk and plastic flowers.  i want to do this in my apartment so badly! it’s so colorful and i’ve never seen anything like it. i think it (…) Read more

  • fashion

    fp loves…the macrame bracelet

    Jul 09, 2010

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    we love these amber and macramé bracelets because not only are they beautiful but they have an amazing story behind them. the bracelets are hand made by women in ecuador to raise money for the eden’s rose foundation.   this foundation is working to build job skills and sustainability in the impoverished outpost communities of tosagua, (…) Read more

  • design

    some denim DIY inspiration…

    Jun 30, 2010

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    love this. making it happen. source. (…) Read more

  • décor

    wednes-diy

    Jun 30, 2010

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    when we posted photos of our new costa mesa, california, store the other day, you may have noticed these beautiful fabric-covered vases sitting on some of the shelves. i loved them so i did a little digging to find out how are display team made them… our team used large aluminum vases cast in india (…) Read more

  • DIY

    tea dye!

    Jun 24, 2010

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    what’s goin’ on in here? it’s our assistant stylist dying book pages with tea! how cool is that? it’s so easy to do- just fill up a plastic container like this with water, drop in some tea bags, and then rip out pages from a book and soak them in it! the result are really (…) Read more

  • DIY

    wednes-diy

    Jun 23, 2010

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    i’ve never really been one for clothing with the american flag on it…but i would totally love to do this with my shorts and if they came out looking half as good as valerie’s from bleach black i would rock them all the time! what you need: a pair of denim shorts paint pens- she (…) Read more

  • DIY

    resurrection fern

    Jun 16, 2010

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    how beautiful are these collages? they are from the etsy shop knitalatte, run by  a woman who is a family physician but makes things like these cute little crochet covered rocks, which she arranges into collages and photographs.  her blog, resurrection fern,  is full of inspiration as well – go check it out, she has (…) Read more

  • DIY

    wednes-diy

    Jun 16, 2010

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    one of the coolest things i saw at bonnaroo was the booth where you could build your own drum! i would totally love to try this- it requires a little effort but the end result makes it totally worth it! unless you have the ability to carve your own drum shell, you’ll probably need to (…) Read more

  • design

    spring display giveaway!

    Jun 15, 2010

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    you probably remember these beautiful butterflies and dragonflies that flew into our stores for our spring display – well now that our new summer displays are up, they have gone into hibernation…and we want to give some away! this giveaway will stay open until friday at midnight – and all you have to do to (…) Read more

  • DIY

    crochet bike spotted

    Jun 02, 2010

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    this bike, entirely covered in crochet, was spotted on the streets of new york last week… apparently it is by ny-based artist olek as part of an exhibition. the windows are crochet as well! the bike reminds me of our summer store displays: source. (…) Read more

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