New Artists & Gift Guides Holidays are a time for family, friends, and gratitude. We are busy this season adding new artists and connecting with designers across the country for gift guides. We recently partnered with a new artist Virginia Chamlee. Virginia is a Florida-based artist (and our December Artist Highlight) whose work is inspired by the colors and shapes found throughout her home state, and the power and beauty of the female form. A writer by trade (she has written for Style and Beauty features for Buzzfeed and The Washington Post, among others), much of Virginia's work incorporates words into...
Celebrating Mother's Day is never quite enough. How can one single day show what our mom means to us?! Moms deserve a private island filled with wonderful flowers and endless chocolate by the sea. Islands, however, are not always in our budget.
What if we didn't have to break the bank for a Mother's Day gift that reminds mom why we are the favorite child?! What if we could be the favorite child every year and give a gift that will last a lifetime?
Art. The answer is art. Art allows us to show personality and creativity in gift giving.
Last year America spent over 5 Billion dollars on Black Friday alone (not including Cyber Monday) and thousands of new coffee pots, televisions, iWatches, and hoover boards found loving homes for the remainder of their material lives. Quite certainly, those coffee pots will last a year or two, the iWatch will be old news once another version is released, the televisions will break and the hoover boards will collect dust in the garage after the first week of fun. We will find ourselves shopping once again on Black Friday for gifts that won’t last and the cycle will continue on just as surely as the earth spins.