The Best of Both Arts: See Leah Nikolaou Fuse Flower Pressing and Embroidery into Masterpieces

Photos Courtesy of Leah Nikolau Pastimes of a more gentler nature might seem more straightforward, easy, and relaxed, or at least to the minds of the Victorians. Gathering a few picked flowers into a keepsake book perhaps, or adding fine finishing touches to a few linens may feel like classic domesticated pleasures of another time… Read More The Best of Both Arts: See Leah Nikolaou Fuse Flower Pressing and Embroidery into Masterpieces

With Painted Brick Studio, It Simply is the Gift of Home

Few things in life evoke a classic feeling of home like your very own. However home speaks to you– family portraits, curated collections of trinkets from global travels, or just a hot cup of chamomile by your fireside in the early evening– encasing yourself in the comforts of familiar, calming aspects of a life well… Read More With Painted Brick Studio, It Simply is the Gift of Home

Fit For a Few Witches: The Practical Magic Victorian House

It’s been 20 years since the spellbound film of Practical Magic hit theaters one fateful October day. A film that was once dismissed by critics has proven to simply get better in age with its simple and endearing themes of female friendships and woman’s resilience, and upon further viewing and several attempts at casting your own… Read More Fit For a Few Witches: The Practical Magic Victorian House

A Piece of Holiday Traditions from Fleur D’Elise Vintage Ornaments

Photos by Catie Beatty A traditional feast for the eyes, we’ve always found ourselves drawn to budding collections of Christmas ornaments, especially if collected over time. Years of memorable moments and quirky homemade pieces offer a glimpse, like a snow globe, back into the past of perfect memories and warming traditions during the holiday season,… Read More A Piece of Holiday Traditions from Fleur D’Elise Vintage Ornaments