My friend Chena is insanely talented. She’s the friend you invite to your knitting group to see if she might like knitting and by the end of the evening she’s teaching everyone creative techniques she created on the fly. Chena can draw, paint, knit, sew, embroider, cook, design…there’s nothing she can’t do when it comes [...]
The color trend correlation between fashion design and interior design has always intrigued me. Typically, European fashion design and color trends guide the rest of the design world in forthcoming seasons. This spring we are noticing the brightest and boldest of hues…and they are not isolated, but combined for a very fun and explosive aesthetic.
It’s the year of the dragon, a symbol of good luck. Here, more about the auspicious sign.
1. The only mythical creature in the Chinese zodiac, the dragon is thought to be a combination of the other 11 signs, including the teeth of a tiger, the belly of a rabbit, the body [...]
Have you ever loved a space so much you wish the food and drink they served was equally fantastic? I’m happy to say that Nuvrei’s new space in Portland’s Pearl District is both well-designed AND delicious. I love the canary yellow they used throughout to brand their cafe. I love their pastries. I love their [...]
The owners of this home purchased it while it was purple….floor to ceiling, inside and out. Their main goal was to de-purple it into a modern, simple home that was warm and functional for their family of four. Dave + Theresa are former neighbors of ours. It was bittersweet when they moved from our neighborhood [...]
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