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An Evolution of Tradition: Lika's Family Story

Lika Behar’s work is the result of years of jeweler’s tradition, baked into the foundation of her family’s heritage. As a child she would wander the teeming throng of the Grand Bazaar in central Istanbul, enamored by the symphony of colors and smells.

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Boro: Repurposing the Past

Boro, a centuries old Japanese handicraft, is the practice of layering, patching and mending textiles together. In their reuse, these garments are the epitome of utility and sustainability.  Cotton can be difficult to grow in Japan, particularly in the north where the tradition is focused. By repurposing existing material, the practice of Boro came about not […]

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Why Earthy Brown?

Even in the most urban of settings, our eyes crave the richness of soil. Anthropologically the color symbolizes fertility and growth; the promise of a future harvest. Entire civilizations have been built upon the presence of lush earth. It is no surprise that we are drawn to the depth of earthy brown in all areas […]

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Ram Rijal Ring

One-of-a-Kind: Ram Rijal

Ram Rijal, a London-based goldsmith, crafts modern, unique jewelry inspired by ancient design. Having gotten his start working for Pippa Small, Ram worked for many jewelry designers before striking out on his own.

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Jewelry: History's Oldest Token of Celebration

Jewelry has always been of symbol of affection. Since the beginning of time, it has been used to decorate and elevate the wearer. It has also been a token of great affection or memories in the form of something small and enduring. Often given as people take stock of a transition in life, an accomplishment, […]

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Pompeii

Uma Wang's Pompeii: A City Full of Life

Uma Wang, considered one of China’s first international labels, designs elegant and romantic pieces influenced by a global connection. In her latest Pompeii-inspired line, Uma ruminates on not the nature of disaster, but how a city once full of life becomes frozen in time.

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Uma Wang and Maria Lai: Connecting Texture and Familiarity

Uma Wang, renowned for founding one of China’s first international labels, draws inspiration from a treasure trove of art and history. In particular, she has been outspoken on the influence of Maria Lai, a Sardinian artist known for her broad work connecting textiles and literature. During her sixty year career, Maria Lai created artwork inspired […]

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Mieko Mintz: Light & Bright

Mieko Mintz’s commitment to sustainability permeates everything she creates. From recycling vintage sari fabrics to carrying on the South Asian tradition of Kantha, Mieko is dedicated to longevity in every form.

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Horisaki: Controlled Burn

Horisaki Design & Handel create handmade pieces ranging from wide brim fedoras to stylized caps… often subjected to their signature controlled burn. Founded by husband and wife, Makoto and Karin Horisaki, the company is tucked deep in the forests of Sweden. Their Småland workshop is dedicated to carrying on traditional millinery techniques in the way […]

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Henrik Vibskov: Simultaneously Classic & Daring

Danish designer Henrik Vibskov is a creative jack-of-all-trades. From drumming to designing, everything he creates drips with innovation. For his Spring/Summer 2020 collection, traditional patterns blend effortlessly with asymmetrical cuts and fun silhouettes for a look that is simultaneously classic and daring.

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How Leather Bags are Woven

Leather bags, like the ones offered by Massimo Palomba, are a delight to have and to hold. The supple texture, beautiful color and superior craftsmanship create an accessory that will stand the test of time, stylistically and literally. In warmer weather, we look forward to the basket weave of summer handbags. While admiring the delicate […]

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TEA TIME

There is love, there is labor, there’s also time – the essential ingredient of péro-making, not unlike making tea. For their tea time, Péro brought in their local chai wale bhaiya Ram Sumer Ji to create his flavourful cup of tea with ginger and hand-ground spices. In honor of Péro we would like to share […]

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Rundholz Black Label SS20: Visions of Summer

In the latest delivery of Rundholz Black Label, softly pleated shirts and dresses deliver visions of summer, whether in the islands or the city. Above all, the fresh take on pleats nods to Japanese design and creates an unmatched flexibility in the style.

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Exuberant Expressionism

As Spring rekindles creativity in Santa Fe, we explored the intersection where art meets summer classics. Washed silks and cottons from Daniela Gregis and hand-painted linens from Replika add a splash of color.

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Greig Porter Grasshopper Turquoise Ring

One-of-a-Kind: Greig Porter

To be one-of-a-kind is to have an undeniable rarity. Often, it has a central material that demands a unique and entirely specific design approach by the artist. It is unequaled, unprecedented and unlikely to be found or seen in the same form again.

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Earth Day 2020: alley of the Gods, Bears Ear National Monument, Utah

Earth Day 2020

Some mornings we look out our window to find it sunny and beautiful, others we admire the clouds rolling in over the Sangre de Cristos. Here in Santa Fe, there is no shortage of earthly beauty; one of our favorite things about basing our stores and lives here. However, on this 50 Year Earth Day […]

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Avant Toi Botanica

Crafted using fine materials like cashmere, silk and hemp, Mirko Ghignone designed Avant Toi to capture the true beauty of fine Italian knitwear. In his Spring collection, watery botanical prints evoke a secret garden; a myriad of blossoms bring the promise of a new beginning.

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Mieko Mintz: Rekindling a Free Spirit

Change has rekindled a free spirit. Pushing through creative boundaries we mix Kyushu-born Mieko Mintz with Taos jewelry designer Miranda Hicks and layer it over Brazilian hand-dyed Gilda Midani linens. The mix is part bohemian, part edgy.

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Emerald: A Color for All Seasons

Every season brings us a new and fresh palette to integrate into our lives. From the deep cobalts of Toogood to the bright saffrons of Wehve, we find a new hue to love in every way the weather changes. However, there is always one color that finds its way back into our thoughts time and […]

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A t-o-o-g-o-o-d State of Mind

London sisters Erica and Faye Toogood understand poise as deeply as they understand the comfort of a pure fabric. In their most recent Spring collection, smooth cottons in bold cobalt, subtle flint, and calming powder blue manifest an unmatched confidence in the wearer.

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Jan-Jan Van Essche: One in All and All in One

Van Essche creates a single collection each year, rather than producing collections for each season, for a number of reasons. Of the simplest to explain, is the fact he doesn’t want his work to be dictated by the fashion industry. As far as design is concerned, Van Essche’s work remains simplistic because he believes clothing should be freeing.

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Lauren Manoogian: Spring Summer 2020

Lauren Manoogian is a young American designer with a vision for simple, ethical, and authentic living. She collaborates with cooperatives in Peru to develop the softest, finest cotton and alpaca fibers, further rendering the natural materials in an understated and elegant way.

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Kantha: A catalyst for physical, emotional & spiritual change

Kantha is part of the four thousand year old living legacy of quilting in India. A timeless textile tradition, it dates back to the Indus Valley Civilization of the Bronze Age. It is a technique central to the Bengali area, spanning several Indian states and Bangladesh. There are a myriad of stitching styles, patterns and themes that vary based on region.

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The Influence of Patterns

Throughout the 20th and 21st century, cross-cultural and historical influences exerted a profound impact on fashion design. Paisley or geometric, stripes or flowers, patterns ebb and flow based on the influence of culture and the environment of the designer.

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