DIY Projects

How to Sew a Modern Fanny Pack

I was not a fan of fanny packs the first time they came around in the 1980s. Back then fanny packs were generally a telltale sign of someone who didn’t dress cool. They were reserved for tourists, older people or…

Inspiration

Maker: Rachel & Bill of p.o.p

The Thanksgivings that we spent at my great aunts’ house were always anticipated. She lived in an amazing home in the middle of a redwood forest. She had a stone fireplace in her living room that would be roaring. My…

Inspiration

Maker: Justin of Le Bon Garcon

Trying new stuff has always been one of my favorite things. I think it is something that my parents have always tried to teach me. We had to try new foods, we had to taste things at older relatives homes,…

Inspiration

Maker: Randy of Flying Cup Clay Studio

Pottery and clay work has always been a fascination of mine. Maybe I watched the famous scene in “ghost” too many times as an impressionable teenager, but it has this kinetic, romantic, tactile quality to it that I can’t help…