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SEE AND BE SCENE / STEVEN ALAN X SHINOLA PARTY

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I was super excited to get an invite to the Steven Alan 20th Year anniversary party for three reasons: 1. Steven Alan – the brand synonymous with understated, cool style has finally made its way to Portland and we are all thrilled. You can find so many lovely American-made beauties it’ll make your head spin […]

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ONE STOP SHOP / ALEX DREW & NO ONE

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I included Alex Drew & No One in my Best of Architectural Digest Home Design Show  round-up a while back. I think you can agree they deserve a little more love and attention right? I mean who doesn’t want to know more about these two people. Fun, with a capitol F. I’m guessing they both […]

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AMERICAN-MADE AT THE ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST HOME DESIGN SHOW

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To tell you the truth, I’ve been a little uninspired the last few months. Like, bored. Really bored. Enter the Architectural Digest Home Design Show in New York. I’m devastated that I wasn’t able to attend this year, HOWEVER I followed their Instagram account like a crazed teenager waiting to get into a Justin Bieber concert. […]

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MADE STATELY / MICHIGAN

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It’s hard to believe Detroit, once the glamorous epicenter of our countries ingenuity is now a part of a bankrupt state! It’s not surprising that the creative community of Michigan has taken throw-back activities and breathed new life into them, like macrame and needlepoint and bicycle riding. In times of uncertainty a bit of nostalgia […]

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MADE MIX / MICHIGAN

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I’ve been in a mood today.  The changing of the seasons, specifically summer to autumn, always makes me really…. well, introspective. The crisp fall chill tends to carry with it some element of transition and weight.  A call to collect oneself from the carefree whimsy of summer, and prepare for hibernation.  I’m never ready. As […]

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THE MINI-MANSE / HOME OFFICE

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We moved over the weekend into what I have affectionately deemed the The Mini-Manse (it’s small but oh-so-cute). I’m happy to be rid of the boxes; at this point I am celebrating at least being unpacked. But now it’s time to get beautifully organized. Since I work from home 75% of the time, my desk […]

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UNDER THE INFLUENCE / CHRIS BROWN

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Thank god Chris Brown acts upon his ongoing compulsion to capture what inspires him, the result is Refueled…..a journal that shares one ruggedly gorgeous story after the other of creative folks pursuing their version of the American dream. Makes me want to wear a cowboy hat and ride a horse. Which speaks volumes, considering I […]

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Style Guide Newbies / Green Edition

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I hereby extend the St. Patty’s Day festivities with a green inspired Style Guide update. It’s totally normal to single handedly extend National holidays isn’t it? Be sure to check out the Style Guide here, as I have also added a number of new wallpaper designers (filed under housewares). Here’s to random acts of style […]

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