anthropologie’s a-b-c’s.


i’m such a fan of work by artist leslie oschmann of amsterdam’s swarm already, and then i saw her new handpainted still life letters — swoon, sigh. designed and inspired by vintage oil paintings, leslie has created these handpainted letters for anthropologie, making them a perfectly unique and personal gift this season.  
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girl crush.


happy wednesday everyone! so, i’d like to begin this installment of “girl crush” by explaining that i also have a bit of an art crush on anyone who knows what they’re doing when it comes to ceramics – hence my feelings for the work of this woman: oh yes! california based artist amanda smith creates these gorgeous oil paintings on ceramic slabs, and then adds... 
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pugsley. perhaps the perfect gift.

i’m already a big fan of artist kate pugsley. and now, well, she’s gone and added these custom original oil paintings of your very own pets to her repertoire. i may require one commissioned of lucy. i love these just so much. i’m not certain what her holiday turnaround time is, but they normally take up to two weeks. what a perfect gift idea. for more information,... 
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