Calligraphy Y’all
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Calligraphy Y’all

I’ve followed Molly Gaither on Instagram for awhile now, stalking her stream of pretties from her shop, Ply, as well as fave spots and type from around the triangle.  Just a few weeks ago she shared a contest — one that I was lucky enough to catch and even luckier to win!  (Yay!!!) The prize … Continue reading

Because I’m Hapi
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Because I’m Hapi

No season is happier than summertime.  The warm sun, an easy breezy soundtrack — with an inescapable top hit actually entitled Happy — and bright cheery colors, such as these patterned works of art by Hapi! Hapi Art + Pattern is the handiwork of Kristi Kohut, a Chicago based multi-media artist who creates organic shapes … Continue reading

Music, Shows, Love
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Music, Shows, Love

This week I’m busy, busy, busy with a few things, but I’m also excited, excited, excited about some things too.  In particular, I am pumped about having recently acquired tickets to see two of my most favorite bands play this summer. The Rosebuds (that’s Ivan up there) are amazing + if you haven’t heard them, … Continue reading

Your Skin Will Thank You
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Your Skin Will Thank You

Earlier this month I reconnected with my friend Liz, of Luxury Republic, who I hadn’t seen in way too long — we didn’t live in the same town for awhile, we each had fellas + moves + new businesses keeping us slammed busy.  Finally though, fate brought us back together at a recent pop up, … Continue reading