Category Archives: Art


A Few Good Finds + Shopping An Estate Sale

Last week, my friend Jess and I were walking to a neighborhood coffee shop when she spotted a teeny neon piece of paper tacked to the window on one of the prettiest storefronts in Logan Square. The space was home to Butterfat Studios, a unique tattoo shop that was so much more than body art, rather, it was an artistic hub in ourKEEP READING >


Those Tiny Tweaks

Maybe more than I’d like to admit, I’m digging deep into our own blog archives to remind myself of a paint color we’ve used, where we bought something or – and probably most importantly! – showing contractors what’s behind our walls. The hunt for the exact type of lumber we used for our dining room fauxdenzaKEEP READING >


A Fun and Easy Instant Photo Display

pendant light | vintage rug | live edge bench | black + white planter Scott and I have always been in the habit of taking our Instax Mini camera with us when we travel, always making sure to leave enough room in our backpack for extra film. (One of our favorite ways to get photos with both of us in it is to ask a group of passersby to snag a shot;KEEP READING >


A Pet + Print Shop Holiday Update

Update: We’ve sold out of custom pet paintings for the year – you didn’t waste any time at all! That said, we’ve got you covered with our gift certificates, or if you were simply looking to treat your fine self, 2016 pre-orders are now available for a limited time, too. In the meantime, continue to take 25% off all ordersKEEP READING >


These Old Nails

It’s no surprise that we love adding art to a room before we can say done! (Right now, we have a stash of framed pieces under the guest room bed, waiting to be hung on the kitchen walls. Oh, kitchen, you silly thing!) The workshop was no exception, and you might remember seeing this guy on the wall? During the days of dust, debris and theKEEP READING >


Displaying Textiles In a Semi-Permanent (but Pretty!) Way

When our friend (and neighbor) Liz started asking us for recommendations on where to get textiles framed, I was curious to see what she was framing. We agreed to a lunch date so I could check out the subject, and before I knew it, I was committing to making her one using our usual go-to method, if only because framing something of this size wouldKEEP READING >