DIY Framing: Botanicals

I love all types of vintage prints, especially if they are reproductions (or even better, originals) of studies in a given field. Restoration Hardware by far, has the best selection of lithographs, surveys, schematics, herbariums and pressings, but as we all know, they come at a price. If you’re anything like me, these are a bit outside the budget, […]

White Slip Cover: Sneak Peak

Here is sneak peak of a wicker chair that I recently had slipcovered. At the moment, she’s resting in my storage unit waiting for her big reveal- but I thought I would give you a sneak peak of the before and after. It’s no secret that white upholstery is all the rage lately, and I am likely […]

Read Poetry, The Truth is Inside

In a recent interview, Cheryl Strayed (author of Wild), was asked what singular piece of advice she would give to people in their twenties. Her answer: “Go to a bookstore and buy ten books of poetry and read them each five times.” “Why?” and so she responded, “because the truth is inside.” When I read this, […]