new from ferm living.

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there’s a lovely new collection out from ferm living for Autumn/Winter 2014. This is a collection of reflections from life and the lovely things that surround us. ferm living has a true passion for well-crafted design and everyday aesthetics — “Small moments are said to make life big. Moments like enjoying a dinner with family and friends, having a good cup... 
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under construction.

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i’ve long been an admirer of textiles and accessories from new york-based hable construction. i also think their name is really cool, which founders susan and kate hable named after their great grandfather’s road construction business! i have yet to meet the hable sisters in person, but kate hable and i have been tweeting each other quite a bit, so i asked if i might... 
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vintage finds for a modern world: bird and bear.

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holy cow, wow. i just stumbled across Bird and Bear, the etsy shop of Brooklyn artist Joetta Maue, and her abundance of beautiful and completely unique hand embroidery blew my socks off. i totally fell for these re-purposed, hand embroidered works of art, all of which are created on one of a kind vintage linens, like hankies and tablecloths. Joette also accepts commissions... 
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[talking pictures: amy butler].

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i am so excited to share this [talking picture] today. not only does it comes from one of my very favorite designers, amy butler, it also comes with a very inspiring story. i’ve yet to meet amy butler in person, but she and i have shared some fun emails and discoverd we had much in common. and i have come to realize amy is one of the kindest and most generous designers... 
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