The biggest influence on my style didn’t come from a consultant, blogger, or magazine article. It came from life– a favorite character in a movie; a quote from a classic novel; a person on the street who wore a simple jeans and tee just right with a novel in her back pocket.Continue reading “5 Smart Books that help you find your own style”
When clothing has a story, we love it more. We wear it more. I think we humans like to know where things come from.Continue reading “LOOM: Handmade Scarves from Uruguay (+ a discount code)”
Just over the Mississippi River, where the Twin Cities of St.Paul and Minneapolis meet, lies a cluster of brick buildings once home to the King Koil Mattress Factory. Faded paintings of the mascot– a bedspring wearing a crown– still dot the brick walls. But King Koil is no more.
I have a rule. No travel during the holidays. But rules are made to be broken, and this year I gladly broke my own.
Hey friends! Happy Friday.
To kick off the holidays, I cooked up this little gift guide for you (and for me). Each piece is by a maker or smaller brand that I’ve been enjoying this year — and that I thought you might like. You’ll probably see familiar faces on the list, but I hope you discover new makers.
I went to Spain and visited a shoemaker who doesn’t make shoes.