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Daily Archives: July 28, 2009

A Bit of Inspiration

Inspiration is such a broad word and means such different things to so many different people that its really hard to talk about authoritatively… or with any kind of assuredness. What is ultimately inspirational for one person can mean absolutely nothing for another. It is actually quite fascinating if you think about it. For me inspiration always starts with the same thing. I am sure that its not hard for many of you to guess what that thing is for me… the most true and pure inspiration for me is color, certain color. For me its always about the color. It almost doesn't seem to matter where the color is or what the colorful objects are or how they are arranged  or where they catch my eye. There is that certain color palette that physically draws me in… every single time. It is that…

More summer cuteness

Oh… I almost forgot…. Ella in her favorite hat. Couldn't resist. Talk to you soon…

Just a little summertime fun…

More than anything lately I have been enjoying photographing my children in every possible summer scenario lately [they are all so sick of me following them around with my camera!] but I don't want to inundate you with hundreds of Fig children shots. I mean I do think they are cute and everything πŸ™‚ but… And then there have been these little bowls, just bowls, nothing more. Something about them is so full of the feel of summer and vibrant color and tactile warmth and juicy freshness and Mill House Inn goodness and my favorite kind of useable cuteness…..  They are truly simple little projects and not anything revolutionary but right now, they are my favorite perfect little bundles of fabric goodness.  We keep making more of them…. just because…. All bowlies are from our Bon Appetite pattern. Talk to you soon…