This New York Times article poses an interesting point about the value and marketability of our treasured things. In the vintage/antiques/collectibles world, people are often focused very heavily on what something is “worth,” consulting the internet, price guides and the like for a dollar figure. While a piece’s scarcity or the […]
Looking forward to seeing the documentary film “Tiny,” a look at the tiny house trend, when it comes to Seattle. I’ve always admired people with the ability to fully utilize small spaces creatively.
Social media is a great tool for bringing like minded people together to share ideas, photos, recipes, etc. and without modern conveniences like Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest etc, many of us would languish in drab solitude. But when it comes to community, nothing beats a real face to face encounter or a conversation that isn’t limited […]
“S.D. Evans Quilts makes heirloom quilts with the simple beauty and utilitarian craftsmanship of traditional quilts. Each quilt is handmade in Seattle from a variety of 100% natural fabrics – so they are soft and ready to use.” These quilts are both stunning to look at and completely functional. They are crafted to last much […]
Thank you, A.J. Rathbun for the great recipe idea and for giving the Ludlow Market shrub a glowing recommendation. The Hanson Sparkler Ice cubes 1-1/2 ounces Seattle Distilling Company Idle Hours whiskey 1 ounce Ludlow Market Blackberry Sarsaparilla Vanilla shrub 5 to 6 ounces soda water 1. Fill a highball or double-ish Old Fashioned glass […]
We love autumn in Seattle. It’s a great time to fluff up your nest and make it comfortable and cozy for the long nights and wet days. It’s also a perfect time for getting your ducks in a row for the holidays, whether you’re planning a holiday party or on the look out for that […]
Holiday season is just around the corner and that means you’ll likely be enjoying the company of family and friends over some great food and drinks. This fall, try revitalizing your repertoire of potables with some great shrubs. What’s a shrub ( besides the obvious bush that adorns your yard?) In a nutshell; a […]
I had such a great time spending the afternoon shooting with Jenn Elliot Blake of A Blog Named Scout and Dorothee Annabel of Belathee. It was a gorgeous Fall day and we had so many laughs and “deep” conversations. See the results of their work at A Blog Named Scout. Thanks for the love […]
Jenn Elliott Blake + Seth & Monica Hines= Fortunate Feast Fabulousness I was recently approached by one of my favorite Seattle-based stylists, Jenn Elliot-Blake to provide the decor for a Fall themed feast photoshoot. Suffice to say I never let me things go to photoshoots, but I adore Jenn’s work and I think she is […]
Make a spot on your calendar to come by Ludlow and take advantage of first Annual Equinox Sale on vintage and upholstered pieces.