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Thanks, Alexandria Stylebook!

I was so honored when Alexandria Stylebook invited me to guest blog late last month and I definitely couldn’t pass on the opportunity to have my mug shot by the amazing and talented Rashmi Pappu. Enjoy

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Thanks, Joli Place!

Yolanda Fronda (right) was recently featured in French design and interiors blog, Joli Place. Check it out when you have chance. The author has curated some great finds and she has a great feel for color. (Thank goodness for Google Translate!)  

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One Kings Lane Debut

Well today is a red letter day! Not only is it my birthday, but One Kings Lane has just featured some of my prints for sale in their On the Small Side event. If you’re not a member of OKL yet, join using this link and get $15 of credit on your first purchase. Aside from art…

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Fun on the Run

When my husband and I transferred from his duty station in Jacksonville, Florida to Alexandria, Virginia in 2012, I only knew a handful of people in town. The military is really great about making the transition easy, but it’s still a big adjustment, especially when a major culture shift is involved. A few months after…

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Tying the Knot, Flippity Flop!

MaryAnne and Jerry will be tying the knot at the Serenata Beach Club in Jacksonville, Florida and spending their honeymoon in the Florida Keys. They’ll probably need some fun summer sandals, don’t you agree? We chose the palette and designed these tootsies around their beachy locale. Congratulations, MaryAnne and Jerry!  

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Suspend your disbelief.

 So did I mention I don’t work in advertising any more? That was the title of a Facebook post I made yesterday. About two years ago, I decided to change some things. Initially, I made small adjustments. I moved my computer next to a sunny window and started taking walks at lunchtime. It took a…

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Allison Holdridge for Kosugi / Marisa Grace

I’m excited to announce that the prints I designed for Marisa Grace, a clothing company in Japan, have been released! Here’s a video and a few pics from the store and catalog. Stay tuned because lots more exciting stuff is in the works, including a really big partnership that I can’t wait to announce next…

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Micro Studies

Front Row Society’s most recent scarf design challenge is called “Micro Studies”. I’ve been thinking a lot about tiny ocean creatures like plankton and diatoms (do they count as “creatures”?), so I whipped up a design and entered the contest. I love these challenges because it forces me to expand my thinking beyond comfortable color…

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Bright and cheery curtains are perfect for Spring showers!

Shower curtains are a great way to change up the look of your bathroom every season. These 100% polyester shower curtains feature some of my brightest and boldest prints for spring. They’re printed in the USA and feature a 12 button-hole top for simple hanging. The easy care material allows for machine wash and dry…

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