I'm Anna, and I like pretty things. No, lovely things. Beautiful, modern, happy lovely things!
I grew up surrounded by creativity and loving art and design. After studying art history as an undergrad, I decided to pursue my master's in the history of decorative arts in Washington, DC (why, oh why didn't I just go to design school?!).
Then, about a year ago, I had a wake-up call. // FIND OUT MORE
Shibori is nothing like those tie-dye shirts you made in elementary school. With its indigo hues and delicate watery patterns, it’s no wonder designers everywhere are embracing it! In an age when hand-crafted objects are practically worshipped, the ability to see the hand of the artist in shibori is a welcome respite from the mass-produced products in our home. This Japanese resist-dying technique is easy to
The holiday season is upon us, and Thanksgiving is quickly closing in! Do you know how you’re decorating your table for the big event? So many beautiful tablescapes have popped up on the blogosphere this week, showcasing rustic accents to glamorous touches and everything in between. Many of them are beyond the reach of the average mama, unless you have a hipster florist on speed