pssst, portland. meet maven collective.


lucky, lucky portland. there’s a brand new collective in town, a brick and mortar vintage shop, maven collective right there under your very noses in the neighborhood of montavilla. do you have any idea how lucky that makes you? maven collective consists of kim ludy of ethanollie, sue teso of solstice home, rebekah dortmund of little byrd vintage, and jacklyn arvin who... 
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kitsch kitchen.


Welcome to Kitsch Kitchen! Danielle Thompson of the lovely blog Thompson Family life invited me to share This must-see and must-shop spot in Amsterdam which she photographed beautifully. Thankfully, Kitsch Kitchen isn’t just for the kitchen — is filled with fantastic tchotchkes, party decorations, home accessories, and furniture, all imported from the owners’... 
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true originals.


i’m pretty darn excited that san francisco artist lisa congdon has opened a fine art shop on big cartel, selling her original works. not just because she is a dear friend of mine, because she is. but she’s also one of the true originals — someone who speaks and acts from her heart. a kind and genuine person who started her art career later in life, and a... 
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a look at lonny.


this month’s issue of lonny has a very inspiring story of paul caddell’s life-changing move from memphis to manhattan, and how he went from health-care administrator to opening his very own design shop abingdon 12. his vintage-inspired west village town home is right up my ally, too — here’s a sneak peek at both his home, and abingdon 12.  
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new in the shoppe.


please [here] if you’d like a closer look. mercĂ­.  
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