Reconnecting with nature
Interview with Helena Van Vliet
Her inspirational outlook on design and advocacy for biophilia is intriguing and presents the formula for our health and wellbeing in the built environment.
There’s this storytelling aspect to craftsmanship that is lost in mass production.
From Longwood Gardens’ dazzling colors to its intriguing water performances the experience is nothing but insanely beautiful!
While I don't have a fashion line I wanted to create my own take on a Spring/Summer lookbook and share photos I've taken or have collected from other creatives/designers that inspire me.
When we make careful decisions everything falls into place from our health, to our values, to our wellbeing, to the aesthetics - design comes full circle for us.
Set between the mountains, in Malden WV, is one of the only salt mines in all of Appalachia - J.Q. Dickinson Salt-Works!
Montreal, Quebec was our choice of destination this summer thinking it would be a cooler climate than most locations.
My anticipation to see the Amphitheater was heightened even more as I reached the campus of Swarthmore College.
Jenkins has an Appalachain woodsy fairytale ambiance with trails whispering to passersby to follow leading to various bodies of water.
Walking into Sunrise Carriage Trail is a glorious symphony of light and shadows playing against a gravel canvas.
Life with plastic it's so drastic but a life with trees comes with ease.
The Barnes Arboretum took me by surprise as I've driven through city avenue many times and had no idea this cool place existed there. It's a 12 acre piece of land with 2500 varieties of wood and herbaceous plants.
Before my Ramadan hiatus, I came across this hashtag, #superordinarylife, that instantly reminded me that we don't need to take huge life-changing decisions or trips to enjoy life.
I have this huge admiration for Japan's capability to beautifully integrate ancient craftsmanship with modern elements in all aspects of design, and that is exactly what "rikumo" showcases.
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