have you met mavenhaus?

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mavenhaus collective is the brilliant brainchild from one of my favorite bloggers and entrepenuers, traci french and her sister, PR guru tara schlosser. a labor of love, Mavenhaus Collective offers small batches of completely exclusive clothing, accessories and lifestyle goods that are of the absolute highest quality, from some of our favorite designers. If you have never... 
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no expiration date that i can see.

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perishable goods = a bit old : a bit new : a bit craft. and a whole lot of beautiful. non-perishable goods is designed and created by shay carrillo in her backyard home-based studio in Portland, Oregon. the shop was born out of shay’s love for textiles, hand-crafted goods, and a desire to make useful products for home, woman & child which reduce disposable consumption,... 
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petel africa: a love story.

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Julie and Ibrahima’s story began in 2000 when they met working with the Peace Corps in Mauritania, and fell in love communicating in French and Pulaar (the Fulani language). Inspired by other cultures and places they’ve been, from Paris to Algeria and beyond, they’ve created a new business together — Petel, in San Francisco. importing handwoven textiles from... 
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THE JEALOUS CURATOR: ART GOES HERE.

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hello! so, last week i saw this lovely room that victoria wrote about on minted: i thought it was oh so lovely, and honestly not in need of much art. well, maybe just a bit of art – but i’m not going to use one nail! ready? yes, it’s true! beautiful white quilts sewn with full maps of your favorite cities! of course, i felt it was only appropriate to show... 
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the latest from ferm living.

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ferm living’s new Spring/summer 2013 collection is out and Once again they have set the bar high with great design and charming products in a lovely palette of new colors and patterns. i always admire the way ferm living combines unexpected colors that just somehow work really well together, and the spring/summer collection is no exception. here’s a look at what’s... 
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