Filly Dog Co.



Right now my two pups are my babies, and I really like spoiling them. Alyson Adams, owner of Filly Dog Co., designs and creates products that are definitely representative of Piper and Bebe’s unique personalities as well as my style. Methinks a pair of new colorful collars might be in order for their summer wardrobes!


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Carmen Segovia

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Carmen Segovia creates art that just begs for an imaginative backstory. Her muted illustrations capture moments that can only be described as in the thick of it, leaving you wondering what you just walked in on.


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Print Edition: June 2016


Boathouse Artifacts Taxonomy by Mandy Mohler Photography // Change of Plans by Playtype //
Earth by Schoolhouse Electric & Supply Co. // Ecuador Earthquake Lithograph by Juan Miguel Marin
(all proceeds from this sale will help the children of Portoviejo) // El Cacto by J3 Production



Heart Anatomy by Art Kurka // High Five by Playtype // The Foothills by Jenny Tiffany //
Tin of Sardines by Ruth Broadway // Whale Scale by Schoolhouse Electric & Supply Co.


Krochet Kids intl. + a Giveaway

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I’ve been a big fan of Krochet Kids intl. – both their products and their mission – for some time now, so when they reached out to work together it was a fantastic fit. If you’re not familiar, they’re a non-profit apparel brand empowering women in developing nations to rise above poverty.


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Every one of their products is first designed in California and then created in Uganda or Peru by the women Krochet Kids intl. employ, as well as provide mentorship and education for. Each piece is actually hand-signed by the woman who made it. You can even go further by looking her up on the Krochet Kids intl. site and leaving a message! I love these sorts of details that make it about the person behind the product. It doesn’t hurt that their goods are on trend and perfect for summer either.



Krochet Kids intl. wants to give one of you $150 to put towards some new threads! Enter below and be sure to check out their full line for some incredible pieces that look good and do good, here are a few of my favorites.

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the Agatha // Erin tank // the Serena // Stade baseball tee


Gustavo Pergoli

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Loving these illustrated portraits by Sao Paulo, Brazil-based Gustavo Pergoli. Particularly that he happily varies style and approach while sticking to a portrait style. I’m especially drawn to the pieces that encapsulate a scene within – are those their thoughts? Flashbacks? What?!


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Askov Finlayson x Hygge & West

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Menswear label Askov Finlayson has teamed up with home goods company Hygge & West for a limited edition line of wallpaper. The collection consists of two designs, both inspired by Askov Finlayson founder, Eric Dayton’s, childhood memories of winter in Minnesota. The two designs are available in four colors, and every sheet is hand-screen-printed in the U.S.A. I love the organic look of both and would say this collaboration is quite the success!


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Martine Johanna

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There’s an unwritten list I keep in the back of my mind, on it are the names of artists I wouldn’t mind doing my portrait. Perhaps Artists I’d Do Just About Anything for to Paint Me is a more fitting title. (Yes, it is.) Dutch painter Martine Johanna was recently added, her hyper-saturated acrylic paintings on linen and wooden panels are just my style.


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Studio Yama

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I’ve noticed lately that the more stress I’m experiencing, the more I look forward to a solid start to my day. Namely my morning cup of coffee. I make it a ritual of sorts – Chemex, quality beans, and just the right mug. The ceramic pieces of Studio Yama have caught my eye, with an aesthetic rooted in both Japanese and Swedish culture and design traditions their pieces strike a lovely balance of aesthetics.


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Joshua Flint

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Joshua Flint‘s paintings very much remind me of fading memories. The kind that are getting blurry at the edges, no matter how hard you try to focus and pull them into the front of your mind. They’re happy and sad and melancholy all at the same time.

Flint’s work is based on images curated from many sources such as digitized museum archives, vintage shops, and social media platforms. The paintings fluctuate between the familiar and the unknown while simultaneously including the past and present. By rearranging the hierarchy of elements the paintings become fictions that allow countless interpretations. Layered into works are references to liminality, ecological issues, neuroscience, psychological states, and the history of painting, among others.


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