I remember the exact moment when I realized that I was lying to myself about facing my fears. I was in the car, with my friends Lacey and Gina and was congratulating myself for how brave I had become in my thirties.
Today’s Biz Ladies post comes to us from previous contributor and CEO of Smart Cookies, Sandra Grahame.
Photo by Lisa Warninger Today’s Biz Ladies Profile comes to us from Jocelyn Rahm of Beam & Anchor. Jocelyn and her husband (and business partner) initially followed career paths that did not allow for the creative expression they longed for.
Today’s 24 Hours in Savannah City Guide comes to us from Back in the Day Bakery owner, Cheryl Day. As a self-taught baker, Cheryl had big dreams of opening up her own bakery.
For my flea market shopping self, corbels are perhaps the most tempting of all architectural elements.
I love that there are so many options now for people looking to get inspired and learn new art and business skills in person.
Emily Nathan and her husband, Jake, moved into this Oakland, California home eight years ago. Emily is a photographer and Jake is an artist, so the couple’s home is filled with color (they have a pink Pantone-inspired wall!
We discovered Helen Dealtry’s beautiful scarves last summer. Helen specializes in hand-painted patterns and prints for fashion and interior markets.
I think my favorite thing about all of our recent hashtag challenges is getting a peek into all the cool homes across the country (and the world!
One of my favorite ways to spend some down time is losing myself in the world of photographers. From their incredible Instagram feeds to their blogs full of behind-the-scenes shoot tips, I love peeking into the lives of the people who create the images we all love so much.
One of my first college essays I ever wrote was about the antique mirrors in my childhood home. My mom has always collected beautiful mirrors and over the years I’ve grown to love them just the way she does.
Instagram has become my favorite way to stumble upon beautiful new homes, shops and designers. Yesterday I was clicking around our #dsnicerug hashtag and stumbled onto a home the featured the gorgeous work of Sarah Ellison.
Late last year I spent a week in London for work. I didn’t have much free time, but the few minutes I did have, I experimented with two apps on my phone: Craft Beer London and London’s Best Coffee.
You see in today’s food and drink posts that my foodie experiences in London the past few years have left an indelible mark on my palate. A few years ago, I took the chance of eating at Polpo, a restaurant that was new at the time, specializing in Venetian cichetti, or “small bites” (Don’t ask me why I allow my friends to drag me to Italian restaurants when I am not in Italy!
Design: Brownie Hawkeye Camera Designer: Arthur H. Crapsey Date: 1949 Country of Origin: United States Manufacturer: Eastman Kodak Company Materials: Molded bakelite body Background: Introduced in 1900, the Kodak company’s Brownie camera revolutionized the art of photography by making it easy, affordable and widely available to everyday people.
This week’s posts have featured two of my all-time favorite jewelry experts: Russell of Erie Basin and today we’re peeking into the life of jewelry designer Caitlin Mociun.
I consider myself a more or less competent person. I’m very good at some things and just okay at others. I’m not exactly Julia Child, but I’m able to whip together a moderately good meal if need be.
When it comes to antique jewelry, I have only one person I go to and trust for everything: Russell Whitmore of Erie Basin.
Being a set designer for TV shows on MTV, Bravo!, HGTV, amongst many others, means that in addition to honing fantastic shopping skills, Jen Chu also has to embrace her DIY side.
From the ball at Mansfield Park (Jane Austen) to the Fifth Avenue Party in Tom Wolfe’s The Bonfire of the Vanities, in A Curious Invitation Suzette Field chronicles forty of the greatest fictional parties.