loloi rugs on location in india.

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if you’re only looking at a rug, it’s easy to forget how much craftsmanship is involved. loloi rugs realized that, and invited me to share just how much care and detailed work goes into creating their beautiful, hand-crafted rugs. the modern day methods to craft their rugs are anything but modern. every step of their process is done by hand, where proud craftsman... 
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STILL by Mary Jo Hoffman.

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if you’ve never visited mary jo hoffman’s STILL blog you should know that since january of 2012 she has posted one stunning image, daily, of gathered natural natural objects (like flowers, feathers, leaves etc.) found near her home in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota photographed on a white background. Mary jo has not missed a day since—four years and over... 
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thoughts for a friday.

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i am not crafty. i wish i were but apparently i haven’t got that gene. i like making things, but i think i lack the patience to follow through. i like buying handmade items though, and i admire the handywork that goes into a good DIY immensely. there’s several blogs out there that excel at DIY — i am not one of them. okay, every once in a while, but it’s... 
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so, about adding color.

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so you know how i was thinking about adding color to the living room, especially after consulting you guys? well, lookee what i found on etsy. i am so in love with this Guiloché pillow from oshka design. it’s just modern and quirky enough for my taste, and it adds a bold dash of color. and, it reminds me of spirographs, which i always loved as a kid. here comes some... 
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MAKE YOUR OWN ORIGINAL.

i recently posted about a vintage pan am travel poster via condé nast. well, reader shellie loved her so much, she was inspired to make her very own pillow from this image. shellie makes pillows and home decor for her etsy shop, pillow happy, and she really captured this image perfectly. bravo, shellie and thank you so much for sharing!  
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