Archive for April, 2010

inspiration: Liberty of London

April 6, 2010

I’ve always had a fascination with textiles – specifically prints. this is one of the things I love about vintage – the amazing prints and colors and quality that you rarely see produced anymore.
one major exception would be Liberty of London. I just stumbled upon this great article about Liberty.
who knew that Arthur Lasenby Liberty, founder of Liberty of London was inspired by kimono’s in mid nineteenth century! amazing…


to purchase or view Liberty fabric online visit: www.purlsoho.com.



ps, if you haven’t already discovered Design*Sponge, it’s an amazing resource!

shoes at Ladybird’s!

April 1, 2010

a selection of shoes are now in stock inside Ladybird’s General Store at 728 north alberta street (at albina) portland, oregon 97217 (503) 946-8828. hours are 12 – 6pm, tuesday – sunday…