I remember seeing Circle 21 modern handmade Candles a few years ago and thinking to myself: "I love everything about this company. The branding, the concept, the scents, everything!"
It's not hard to fall in love with Helen Osgerby's Simple Shape. After all, who doesn't like a well-curated shop of modern handmade goods? Helen's shop currently features 25 makers and artists that cover everything from stationery to ceramics. There are so many great items to feast your eyes upon!
When Mary Claire White approached me about a feature on IAMTHELAB, I took one look at her Falling Into Place handmade candle collection and said, '"of course!" Then I realized that she has a Falling Into Place brick and mortar shop in Memphis, where she produces those same handmade candles, and realized
Modern technology is changing the way we view so many areas of our lives that it makes sense that it would affect the maker movement as well. As someone whose professional interests span across both fields, I'm intrigued to the synergistic benefits beginning to emerge. That's certainly the case with modern
I found Dear Human on Instagram and my curiosity got the best of me. What exactly was I seeing? The handmade lights, for instance, looked well-designed but there was something unusual about their construction. Then I read the about page and the lighting description and I got it: paper pulp!
Handmade decor for those who love modern design: that's what Heather Palmer creates. For those of you who haven't discovered Heather's luminous work, you are in for a real treat. I've been a follower of Heather's imaginative objets d'art for a few years now and I like to check in periodically
I've been a fan of Mike Davidson's OPUSCONCRETE for awhile now. It's been great working with Mike to promote his collection of modern handmade decor. I have a few of them in my studio and they are even better in person. It's easy to just focus on the cool planters and
Manon Martin and Louis Durocher, the husband and wife team behind Chic & Basta, know a thing or two about curating a great shop. OK, make that a thing or 500, since that's how many items they currently showcase in their incredible online shop. Bringing together the best makers and