• Workspace - GANT Lights Showroom
    WORKSPACES

    Workspace: GANT Lights

    Come and take a virtual tour inside the stunning GANT Lights studio in Berlin, Germany. This modern, minimalist studio is a showroom and open office in one, complete with a kitchen, bathroom, and storage. I love how neat and organized it looks, and that there’s plenty of natural light.  Those triangulated pendant lamps suspended across the white ceiling are the real eye-catchers to this industrial-inspired work space! Of course, that bicycle make the perfect wall accent. Stefan Gant is the founder and designer of this creative label that produce a collection of timeless, elegant lighting pieces made from concrete and gold. Early this year, we have featured GANT Lights in this interview. Photography by Joe Mania.…

  • Fiber Huis handmade
    SHOPS INTL

    Shop Feature: Fiber Huis

    For our Shop Feature, let’s meet maker Brittany Farber who started her small business in 2009 under the name Sew Nina, after her hand sewn creations. Brittany lives in Oshkosh, Wisconsin with her husband Jeff (a loom maker who also owns his own shop, Woody6Switch) and daughter, Marina. In 2010, Brittany began to sell weaving kits from her Etsy shop, and over time renamed her label to Fiber Huis. I love that the shop offers crafters sustainably produced weaving supplies and fiber yarns. The kits are a complete package which include all the materials you need, plus a Beginner’s Guide for those who’d like to try their hands on a weaving project.   What’s…

  • Ollie and Tate monochrome bibs
    SHOPS INTL

    Shop Feature: Ollie and Tate

    I have always been drawn to lovely things, and although not a mommy yet, I do appreciate seeing well-designed clothing and accessories for babies and kids.  And so, I will be featuring children’s shops for the next couple of weeks beginning with this adorable baby shop called Ollie and Tate. Ollie and Tate is owned by sisters, Cait and Laura who both share a love for all things handmade. As moms themselves, they know firsthand how important it is to choose only the best, safest products for their babies. Parents would be glad to learn that they only use organic cotton fabric for their super stylish swaddles, bandana bibs and beanies, and their…