the makeover.

living-area-after

an awful lot of you asked to see some before and after photos from my cottage makeover. so, as much as i kinda hate to post something as unsightly as these ‘befores’ i do think there’s the possibility for some educational value here. when i first saw this place, i thought, “no freakin’ way can i live here.” but, the landlord was so nice,... 
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i love a good team.

yellow-owl-workshop

so, two swell and talented heads have put themselves together and created a really fun new collection. the lovely folks from portland’s schoolhouse electric and san francisco’s own Christine Schmidt of Yellow Owl Workshop have made a fun range of victory inspired goods for the home. Although Christine works in the field of paint and brush rather than the field... 
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heath + schoolhouse + yellow owl = party.

schoolhouse-electric

Have you visited the brand new heath ceramics showroom in San Francisco’s mission district yet? if not, this is the perfect opportunity to have a look around! it’s a party and an Artist reception for Yellow Owl Workshop’s Christine Schmidt to celebrate the launch of her Victory Regalia Collection for Schoolhouse Electric in the Heath showroom. come by November... 
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the making of a space: makeshift society.

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so, the word is out, and makeshift society’s membership is growing every day. but still lots more room — you can find out about membership here. and we’ve got a big party coming up at The Bold Italic on August 15th called The Art of Fancy — you can sign up for that at eventbrite. but space is limited, so you might want to put that at the top of the to-do’s.... 
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